Updated on Apr. 4, 2013. The validity of this article may expire without notice.
Graphic Materials Production Dept.
Toray Industries, Inc.
- Q1. What was your most impressive work?
- I am involved in a project to construct a Toray Textiles Central Europe s.r.o.'s (TTCE) new plant in Czech Republic which will be manufacturing TORAY WATERLESS PLATE®. The project is on going and is estimated to be operational in November 2013.
- Q2. Please explain about the plant you are working at.
- Toray Okazaki Plant manufactures fibers and textiles, medical equipment, and graphic materials and is a global mother plant for each of these products.
- Q3. What does your department/section do and what work are you in charge of?
- The department is in charge of manufacturing TORAY WATERLESS PLATE®. I am responsible for the construction of the new line for TTCE, which will serve as the manufacturing base for Europe.
- Q4. What kind of job do you mainly put a lot of effort into?
- I put my efforts into the construction of the new production line by preserving the characteristics of the existing one while implementing equipment that had resolved defects.
- Q5. When do you feel rewarded at work?
- It is when I am jointly confirming with the manufacturer that the facility I am engaged in designing gradually takes shape.
- Q6. What is it that you put a lot of effort into in your personal life?
- My daughter was born in July, 2012. While I bathe my daughter, I check to see how she has grown through her increasing weight and changing facial expressions. I wash her thoroughly and put her to sleep. On weekends, I also feed her baby food.