COMPANY

Corporate HISTORY

1950~
1950

Oct.

Niikura Kogyo was established in Chuo-ku Tokyo, with the primary function of designing and producing marine equipment.

1952

Feb.

The headquarter was moved to Shinagawa, Tokyo and a production plant was set up in Gotanda, Tokyo.

1958

Feb.

Manufacturing of products for land use commenced.
A spray department was established.

1960~
1964

Jan.

A new production plant was established in Ofuna, Yokohama.

1967

Dec.

Management and operations moved to Ofuna factory, which became the main production plant.

1970~
1971

Feb.

Completion of Fukushima Factory to reinforce the production departments.
It was established as Fukushima Niikura Kogyo Co., Ltd.

1977

Jul.

Completion of new building to integrate head office and production plant.

1980~
1984

Nov.

Mihara Marine Equipment stock center of Niikura Kogyo Co., Ltd was established.

1990~
1990

Jul.

The production of land apparatus and spray section was separated into two independent divisions for further expansion and increase of productivity.
The Niikura Corporation was established.

1992

Jan.

Completion of the new Niikura Head Office building in Gotanda, Tokyo.

1992

Dec.

Contracted by Hyundai Heavy Industries, and in collaboration with Shin Myung Industry in South Korea, to manufacture marine breather valves.

1993

Oct.

Production department at the Yokohama Headquarters Factory was integrated with the Fukushima Factory.

1995

Feb.

Products stock center was established in Singapore.

2000~
2001

Sep.

Fukushima Factory of Niikura Kogyo was established at Hobaramachitakanarita, Date, Fukushima.

2004

Nov.

To enhancing the efficiency of logistics systems, Niikura Kogyo also established Niikura Group logistics center at Hobaramachitakanarita, Date, Fukushima.

2009

Sep.

Niikura Kogyo Co., Ltd. Fuji Gotemba plant

Completion of Fuji Gotemba Factory Building A in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2009

Dec.

Mergered with Niikura Corporation.

2010~
2011

Mar.

Sales department moved to Fuji Gotemba Factory Building B.

2011

Oct.

Niikura Kogyo Co., Ltd. Fuji Gotemba plant

Completion of Fuji Gotemba Factory Building B in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2012

Jul.

Completion of Development Testing Facility in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2013

Mar.

Niikura housing facilities for single employees

Completion of company housing facilities for single employees in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2013

Dec.

Niikura housing facilities for married employees

Completion of housing facilities for married employees and their family in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2014

Sep.

Completion of warehouse for storage of equipment parts at Fuji Gotemba Factory Building B in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

2015

Apr.

Top Coat Co., Ltd,

Capital tie-up with Top Coat Co., Ltd, a globally recognized paint company.

2015

Sep.

Saga Imono Foundry Co., Ltd.

The Niikura Group was established, together with capital tie-up with Saga Imono Foundry Co., Ltd.

2015

Sep.

Completion of Fuji Gotemba Factory Building C in Gotemba, Shizuoka.

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