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Notice of Basic Agreement on Technical Research "Initiatives for Development of New Wastewater Pumps," Publicly Invited by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

April 27, 2021

Representatives of each company
Signing Ceremony(Left: President and Representative Executive Officer Asami; Right: Mr. Akaba, Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism)

EBARA CORPORATION ("EBARA") signed the Basic Agreement for Joint Implementation of Proof of Concept for Mass-Product Type Wastewater Pumps" at a signing ceremony held at the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) on April 19.

1. Background and Objectives
The main members of the joint implementation of demonstrations for mass-product type wastewater pumps are MLIT, two pump manufacturers and three engine manufacturers. At the joint initiative, participants are expected to have discussions on constructive ideas leading to advanced technologies and products. Through the initiative, EBARA will contribute to the realization of new wastewater pumping facilities utilizing mass products.

Date of Execution April 19, 2021
Major Signatories Pump Systems
Engine Systems
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation
January 2022 to March 2022 (Plan)

2. Future Plan
One of EBARA's material issues determined in the long-term vision, E-Vision 2030, is to "contribute to the creation of a sustainable society." EBARA will support social infrastructure for safe and secure lifestyles through our business activities.

The EBARA Group aims to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by tackling material issues identified in its long-term vision and implementing the medium-term management plan to increase corporate value.