|2010||- New regulations to reduce the sulfur content of marine fuel were enforced in Europe and California. We developed and released brand new models of burner especially designed for Low-Sulphur Diesel Oil (LSDO) as well as Heavy Fuel Oil, which were installed on large number of vessels in service.
- Research and development project of "Super Clean Marine Diesel", sponsored by the Nippon Foundation, was launched to deal with the IMO third NOx regulation (Reduce NOx by 80% of the current level) for marine diesel engine.
- Delivered newly designed Exhaust Gas Heater, ordered by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, as the part of NOx reduction system with utilizing SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) method for this project.
|2011||- As coping with the big demands of sewage sludge treatment in China, Volcano delivered the first Start-Up and Sand Burner for the fluidized bed type incinerator built in China (Chendu), which is operated as Municipal Sewage & Sludge Drying and Incinerating Plant.|
|2012||- MJII-M type, LSDO usable proportional control oil pressure jet burner for marine auxiliary boiler, has started delivery.
- Delivered Iodine recycling system based on Submerged combustion technology.
- Sustained order of the heating appliances prepared for next generation sewage incineration system, "Pressured fluidized bed incineration system"
|2013||- Benefited from Power Feed-in Tariff, we have special demand of Start-Up Burner for a hot air furnace of Fluidized Bed Boiler and Biomass Power Station.
- Supplied the world's first marine exhaust gas recirculation burner to meet NOx regulation for FSRU(Floating, Storage and Regasification Unit), off Toscana, Italy.
- 85th Anniversary commemorative celebration was held.
- Newly developed and delivered Hydrogen fuel burner for industrial boiler.It makes efficient use of surplus hydrogen.
- Delivered the first gas burner unit for big stroker furnace to municipal waste solid treatment market in China.
|2014||- Delivered Gas/Oil switchable mono-fuel burners for boiler installed in Regasification Vessel which shall be introduced to FPSO project on an offshore in Brazil. The burners adopt the technology used for existing industrial products and satisfy the NOx regulatory compliance.
- Delivered Gas/Oil Simultaneus mixed combustion DF burners "SFFG II" for the first unit of UST(Ultra Steam Turbine) developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. The burner was handed over after its commissioning.
- VOLCANO released an Gas/Oil simultaneus mixed combustion DF burner called "Vignis" for LNG fuel vessels, which are expected to increase, to our product line.
- KUBOTA Corporation expresses thanks giving for over 40 years' support and contributed to the prosperity.
- Continuing receipt of the order for the gas burner unit for a big stoker furnace to the municipal waste solid treatment markert in China.
|2015||- MJII-90M burner is adopted for the boiler for training at Marine Technical College.
- Entered into the market of Soaking Furnace for iron-making industry and the fluidized calcination furnace for nonferrous metal industry.
- Delivered Gas/Oil Combination burner(VLNDX type burner),which utilize several kinds of by-products Gas/Oil from factories as main fuel.And this effective utilization of by-products fuel saves energy and is one of our contribution to global environment.
- First exhibited at China International Industry Fair held in Shanghai, China for tackling Chinese environmental issue and gained a foothold to expand sales Channel for Chinese industrial waste treatment market.
- Benefited from Power-Feed-in Tariff, Biomass Power Station, we had the highest ever turnover by the special demand of Start-Up Burner for a hot air furnace of Fluidized Bed Boiler.
|2016||- Obtaining the license by the governor of Certain Machine and Tools.
- VOLCANO Co.,Ltd. developed "Gas Combustion Unit for LNG Fueled vessel" and has launched "MECS-GCU" as new product.
- VOLCANO Co.,Ltd. developed an "Gas/Oil simultaneus mixed combustion DF burner for LNG Fueled vessel" and has launched "Vignis-mini" as new product.
*"Vignis-mini" for LNG Fueled vessels which are expected to increase can be installed in boilers. The types of Vignis-mini cover the range of "Boiler evaporation 1t/h to 3t/h".
- VOLCANO exhibited the products at "SEA JAPAN 2016" held at TOKYO BIG SIGHT.
- LNG Fueled tugboat "Sakigake" equips Volcano Boil Off Gas (BOG) combustion unit MECS-GCU has been awarded a prize for advanced technology of "Ship of the year 2015"
- Car Ferries "IZUMI / HIBIKI" equipped with Volcano Waste Oil and Bilge Concentrator BILCON-X have been awarded the best prize of "Ship of the year 2015"
- VOLCANO exhibited the products at "SMM HAMBURG 2016" held at Hamburg Exhibition Centre and Congress Centrum, Germany.
- THE JAPAN INSTITUTE OF MARINE ENGINEERING(JIME) expresses thanks giving of "Contribution Award" to VOLCANO for supporting of the sound management.
- The World's first LNG Fueled PCTC(Pure Car and Truck Carrier) equipped with Volcano Gas/Oil simultaneus mixed combustion DF burner Vignis-mini was delivered.
*The vessel was built by Kawasaki Heavy Industries,Ltd. at the Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (NACKS) shipyard in Nantong, China.
- VOLCANO participated in "Indonesia-Japan Ship Machinery & Equipment Business Matching Forum" conducted by JSMEA in Jakarta. And also, VOLCANO participated in "Japanese Ship Machinery & Equipment Seminar in Taiwan on 17th November" conducted by JSMEA in Taipei.
VOLCANO held presentations on "Solution for Environment and Efficiency by utilizing VOLCANO products".
- Delivered High Pressure Burner for Osaki CoolGen, implemented as an "Integrated Coal Gasification Fuel Cell Combined Cycle (IGFC) Demonstration Project" subsidized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
|2017||- Benefitted with the increase of world wide environmental protection issues, delivered the burners for stoker furnace to east asia country(Malaysia and Thailand) apart from China.
- Car Ferries "LAVENDER / AZALEA" of Shin Nihonkai Ferry Co., Ltd.(Osaka / Japan), equipped with Volcano Waste-oil/Bilge concentrator "BILCON-X" went into service.
- VOLCANO participates the "JSMEA" booth in the exhibition "Gastech Japan 2017" held at Makuhari Messe,Japan.
- VOLCANO participates "Japanese Shipbuilding & Ship Machinery Seminar in Sea Asia 2017" conducted by JSMEA in Singapore .
VOLCANO held a presentation on "Solution for Environment and Efficiency by utilizing VOLCANO products".
- VOLCANO participates in "Japan Pavilion" in the exhibition "Sea Asia 2017" held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
- VOLCANO participates in "Japan Pavillion booth" in the exhibition "NOR SHIPPING 2017" held at Norway trade fairs.
- VOLCANO participates "THAILAND-JAPAN BUSINESS MATCHING FORUM (Maritime Industry)" conducted by JSMEA in Bangkok and "MYANMAR-JAPAN BUSINESS MATCHING FORUM (Maritime Industry)" conducted by JSMEA in Yangon.
VOLCANO held a presentation on "Preparation for New Fuel and Waste-Oil/Bilge treatment for keeping Blue Sea".
- In response to the increase of AI or IoT in the industries, delivered the manufacturing equipment(wet method), in Japan and Taiwan, of high purity red phosphorous for the electrical parts industries.
|2018||- Volcano participated in the "PHILIPPINES-JAPAN BUSINESS MATCHING FORUM (Maritime Industry)" conducted by the JSMEA and Class NK in the Philippines, and made a presentation entitled " Utilizing LNG Fuel, by Volcano’s technology ".
- Volcano exhibited the products in Japan pavilion at "Sea Japan 2018" held at TOKYO BIG SIGHT.
In addition, Volcano made a presentation entitled "How to deal with BOG on LNG Fueled vessel" in "Short Presentation" conducted by JSMEA.
- Car ferry "Azarea" (Shin Nihonkai Ferry) equipped with Volcano waste oil and bilge concentrator BILCON-X have been awarded "a prize for large passenger carrier" of "Ship of the Year 2017"
- Volcano conducted a employees’ trip to Taipei as a part of the 90th anniversary events.
- The task force called "VMGT" has been launched for gas fuels utilization in the marine sector.
- Volcano obtained the burner certification (China GB certification) for Urban garbage thermal incineration recycle power plant.
- 90th anniversary : Volcano held a commemorative ceremony and grand celebration at Rihga Royal Hotel Osaka.
- Volcano participated "Japan Ship and Machinery Seminar" in Taiwan and made a presentation entitled "Utilizing LNG Fuel, by Volcano’s technology".
- Volcano contracted to supply a kinds of burners directly from a local plant maker in Thailand for the gasification and melting furnace.
|2019||-"Ishin" which is the first LNG Fueled tugboat in western Japan was delivered.
The VOLCANO Gas Combustion Unit "MECS-GCU" has been installed in "Ishin" in order to process Boil Off Gas which is generated in the fuel tank.
-VOLCANO participated in " MALAYSIA – JAPAN BUSINESS MATCHING FORUM 2019 " conducted by JSMEA in Kuala Lumpur.
VOLCANO held a presentation on " LNG Fuel Utilization records for 37 years "
-VOLCANO participated in " Japan Pavilion" at the Exhibition, " Sea Asia 2019" in Singapore.
VOLCANO held a presentation on " Not to discharge methane as GHG from LNG fueled vessel".
-VOLCANO participated in the exhibition, "BARI-SHIP 2019" in Imabari, Japan.
VOLCANO proposed "Environmental load reduction technology " for LNG utilization.
-VOLCANO participated in the Exhibition, "Nor-Shipping 2019" in Lillestrom, Norway.
-Receipt of the first order of combustion apparatus for the Taiwan Urban Garbage Stoker type incinerator.
-The RORO vessel "Kaio Maru" which is connecting Tokyo and Tomakomai went into service.
"Kaio Maru" is equipped with the VOLCANO Waste Oil and Bilge Concentrator "BILCON-X" which can reduce cost and labor in the case of unloading.
- The Car Ferry "Sunflower Satsuma" / "Sunflower Kirishima" have been awarded "the prize for large passenger carrier" of "Ship of the Year 2018"
These Car Ferries are equipped with the VOLCANO Waste Oil and Bilge Concentrator BILCON-X.
All automatic hydraulic burners with proportional control type MJII-M
Gas/Oil simultaneous mixed combustion DF burner for auxiliary boilers
The boiler for training at Marine Technical College installed with "MJII-90M" burner
"Indonesia-Japan Ship Machinery & Equipment Business Matching Forum" conducted in Jakarta
"MYANMAR-JAPAN BUSINESS MATCHING FORUM (Maritime Industry)"
conducted in Yangon
"Japan Ship and Machinery Seminar" conducted in Taiwan
LNG Fueled tugboat
|2020||- VOLCANO has been keeping its operation by utilizing the work-from-home even under the state of emergency caused by COVID-19.|
- Several international maritime exhibitions which VOLCANO planned to exhibit in 2020 were canceled or postponed.
- The remote commissioning of the Gas/Oil simultaneous mixed combustion DF burner "SFFGII" was successfully carried out for an overseas shipyard.
- VOLCANO Co.,Ltd. announced the new Gas/Oil simultaneous mixed combustion DF burner "Vignis" for boilers of LNG fueled vessels into the global market.
The new "Vignis" also equips GCU mode and can be used as GCU (Gas Combustion Unit).
VOLCANO DF burners have wide size composition from 1t/h to 70t/h as the boiler evaporation rate.
- VOLCANO Co.,Ltd. announced the new Gas Combustion Unit for LNG Fueled Vessel "MECS-GCU" into the global market.
The new "MECS-GCU" has been expanded product size composition (from 25 to 1,000 kg/h as combustion rate) in order to meet the request from actual ship building projects of LNG fueled vessel.
- The Car Ferry "Kitakami" has been awarded "the prize for large passenger carrier" of "Ship of the Year 2019". This Car Ferry is equipped with the VOLCANO Waste Oil and Bilge Concentrator "BILCON-X".
- LNG Fueled tugboat "Ishin" equipped with the VOLCANO Gas Combustion Unit "MECS-GCU" has been awarded "the prize for Work vessel/ special service ship" of "Ship of the year 2019".
the new Gas/Oil simultaneous mixed combustion DF burner