Patents by Inventor Shuji Soga

Shuji Soga has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190257354
    Abstract: The column portions of the cage includes roller holding portions which restrain the cylindrical roller on an outer diameter side and an inner diameter side thereof. The roller holding portions are formed such that a radial movement amount of the cage with respect to the cylindrical roller from a state where a revolution center of the cylindrical roller coincides with an axial center of the cage is configured so that an outer diameter side movement amount<an inner diameter side movement amount, and an outer diameter side opening width of the pocket portion>an inner diameter side opening width of the pocket portion. The column portion includes an inner diameter side protrusion which protrudes to an inner diameter side than inner circumferential surfaces of the annular portions and which configures the roller holding portions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2017
    Publication date: August 22, 2019
    Applicant: NSK LTD.
    Inventor: Shuji SOGA
  • Patent number: 10295048
    Abstract: A vehicle transmission having a valve body disposed adjacently to and in parallel with a side cover covering a front or rear side or a side surface of a transmission case in a vehicle width direction in a vehicle-mounted state, the side cover connected to the transmission case, in which an electromagnetic valve is included on the side cover side of the valve body, when viewed in a direction horizontal and parallel to mating surfaces of the transmission case and the side cover, a strainer for removing a foreign material in a hydraulic oil is disposed between the side cover and the valve body to overlap with at least a portion of the electromagnetic valve, and the strainer has an inflow portion for allowing the hydraulic oil to flow in disposed vertically above an oil surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignees: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, AISIN AW CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shuji Moriyama, Takafumi Inagaki, Yoshinobu Soga, Yoshihiro Mizuno, Hiromitsu Nitani, Yuji Iwatsuru
  • Publication number: 20180292813
    Abstract: A manufacturing system 10 is configured to include a driving device 4 configured to drive a manufacturing machine 5 in a step pertaining to product manufacture in a predetermined production management system, the driving device 4 driving the manufacturing machine 5 in the step in response to predetermined information obtained related to a state of the step.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Inventors: Koichiro NAGATA, Akihiro NAKAMURA, Shuji SOGA, Naohito IKEDA, Gen TSUCHIDA
  • Patent number: 7849442
    Abstract: A client receives an input of a new case, extracts a common framework corresponding to the new case from a common framework database, and extracts existing contents corresponding to the new case from an existing contents database. The client assigns the extracted existing contents to the extracted common framework to create an assignment by common framework table and then extracts application requirements regarding the new case according to the table.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2010
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Fumiko Hashizume, Toyomitsu Yoneda, Shuji Soga
  • Patent number: 7516080
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2009
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Publication number: 20060058992
    Abstract: A client receives an input of a new case, extracts a common framework corresponding to the new case from a common framework database, and extracts existing contents corresponding to the new case from an existing contents database. The client assigns the extracted existing contents to the extracted common framework to create an assignment by common framework table and then extracts application requirements regarding the new case according to the table.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2004
    Publication date: March 16, 2006
    Inventors: Fumiko Hashizume, Toyomitsu Yoneda, Shuji Soga
  • Patent number: 6941278
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. Anin-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2002
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2005
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Publication number: 20050114188
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2004
    Publication date: May 26, 2005
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Publication number: 20050043963
    Abstract: A method of paying the fee of recycling a used product is disclosed, which includes the steps of managing ID information of a recycle certificate issued and sales information indicating the recycle certificate sold to a discharger in a corresponding relation with each other to form a recycle certificate information, calculating a recycle certificate sales price based on contents of the recycle certificate information and demanding and receiving the calculated recycle certificate sales price, and paying the demanded recycle certificate sales price. As a result, the account for the fees of the product recycle among plural entities involved in the product recycle can be settled both accurately and properly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2004
    Publication date: February 24, 2005
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Akira Ishibashi, Katsuya Ishitomi, Yuzo Hiroshige, Akira Dobashi
  • Publication number: 20050015400
    Abstract: An existing content utilization support method including the steps of accepting information on a requirement in which contents scheduled to be designed have different design contents from those of existing contents from an input interface, checking the requirement information against a first database to retrieve the corresponding physical design purpose or the corresponding physical design target, checking the retrieved physical design purpose or the retrieved physical design target against a second database to extract the corresponding customization process, and outputting information on the extracted customization process to an output interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2004
    Publication date: January 20, 2005
    Applicant: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Toyomitsu Yoneda, Shuji Soga, Nobuki Tsuchida, Masato Tamaki
  • Patent number: 6560579
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2003
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Publication number: 20030004769
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2002
    Publication date: January 2, 2003
    Applicant: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Publication number: 20020030100
    Abstract: A method and system for managing the overall life cycle of a product from its manufacture to its destruction or recycling. To the product is affixed a storage medium storing a product identifier uniquely identifying the product and information about the parts that are contained in the product. At each site that the product passes through during its life cycle, product life cycle information is recorded in the storage medium affixed to the product. When the product is to be destroyed or recycled, the information stored in the recording medium is used to determine the method for destroying or recycling. The product is then destroyed or recycled according to this method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2001
    Publication date: March 14, 2002
    Applicant: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takahiro Katayanagi, Katsufumi Mihara, Naoki Takahashi, Akira Ishibashi, Shuji Soga, Tetsuo Kusuzaki
  • Publication number: 20020010606
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2001
    Publication date: January 24, 2002
    Applicant: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima
  • Patent number: 6321983
    Abstract: A method and system for managing the overall life cycle of a product from its manufacture to its destruction or recycling. To the product is affixed a storage medium storing a product identifier uniquely identifying the product and information about the parts that are contained in the product. At each site that the product passes through during its life cycle, product life cycle information is recorded in the storage medium affixed to the product. When the product is to be destroyed or recycled, the information stored in the recording medium is used to determine the method for destroying or recycling. The product is then destroyed or recycled according to this method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 1999
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2001
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takahiro Katayanagi, Katsufumi Mihara, Naoki Takahashi, Akira Ishibashi, Shuji Soga, Tetsuo Kusuzaki
  • Patent number: 6304856
    Abstract: A collection request inputted at a consignor destination system is recorded on an electronic tag attached to freight and sent to a collection management system so as to be received. During collection of freight, information concerning collection is recorded on the electronic tag by means of a terminal unit and the collection information is sent to the collection management system. An in-base station freight information management system informs a freight information overall management system of the collection information and information concerning freight passing through the base station. The freight information overall management system acquires a transport history of the freight on the basis of the information sent from the in-base station freight information management system, calculates a delivery schedule of the freight and informs it to each in-base station freight information management system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 1999
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2001
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Soga, Kazuhiko Taniguchi, Toshiyuki Ono, Norihiro Kimijima, Izumi Ota, Isao Tsushima