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JDC started its operation utilizing "CHIKYU"

2018-03-28

Based on the contract with JMH, JDC started its operation relative to the Second Offshore Methane Hydrate Production Test finished on June 2017, by utilizing Deep-sea Drilling Vessel "CHIKYU" (Owner : JAMSTEC) off the coast of Aichi and Mie Prefectures.

JMH : Japan Methane Hydrate Operating Co., Ltd.
JAMSTEC : Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology

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Deep-sea Drilling Vessel "CHIKYU"
(Owner: JAMSTEC)