Present the history up to the present day from the founding of Oiles Corporation.
|1939||“Japan Oilless Bearing Research Laboratory” established by Sozo Kawasaki (1907-1977).
Production and sales of “Oilless Bearings” began.
|1952||Establishment of “Nippon Oilless Bearing Research and Development Co., Ltd.”|
|1954||Kamata Plant established in Tokyo|
|1961||Osaka Plant established in Osaka|
|1962||Yamato Plant established in Kanagawa Prefecture Production and sales of “Oiles Bridge Bearings” began|
|1966||Name of company changed to “Oiles Industry Co., Ltd.”|
|1967||Headquarters of company transferred to Fujisawa Plant established in Fujisawa City, Kanagawa Pref.|
|1970||Production and sales of “Oiles Drymet”.
Shiga Plant established in Shiga Pref.
|1971||Oiles 500SP successfully tested at Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Dept. of the Interior.|
|1973||Received Okochi Memorial Prize for the Oiles 80.
Production and Sales of “Cable Operator” commenced.
|1974||“Oiles Pipe Supports” utilized in construction of Trans-Alaska pipeline.|
|1976||“Oiles America Corporation” established in Michigan U.S.|
|1977||“Oiles Tribomet GmbH” established in Germany.|
|1981||Delivery of “Wear Plates” to General Motors, U.S.|
|1983||Oita Plant established in Oita Pref.|
|1986||U.S. plant opened in Plymouth, MI|
|1987||The earthquake isolation structured Technical Center completed in the Fujisawa Plant.|
|1988||“Taiwan Oiles Corporation” established in Taiwan||1989||Registration of Oiles stock to the Japan Securities Dealers Association as an issue on the over-the-counter market|
|1991||U.S. plant relocated to Concord, NC|
|1993||Ashikaga Plant established in Tochigi Pref. Production and sales of “Oiles Floor Isolation System & Oiles Seismic Damping Wall”|
|1994||Oiles Corporation listed on the Second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|1995||“Menshin Engineering Co., Ltd.” established.|
|1997||The ascension of Oiles Corporation to the First section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|1998||“Shanghai Oiles Bearing Inc.” established in China.|
|1999||Delivery of Oiles 500SP to Three Gorges Dam in China.|
|2000||Delivery of Oiles Cam Units to General Motors, U.S.|
|2002||“Oiles (Thailand) Company Limited” established in Thailand.|
|2003||“Oiles Czech Manufacturing s.r.o.” established in Czech.||2004||“Oiles Canada Corporation” established in Canada.||2005||“Oiles Suzhou Corporation” established in China.|
|“Oiles France SAS” established in France.|
|2011||“Oiles Self Lubricating Bearings Manufacturing Private Limited (Present name : Oiles India Private Limited)” established in India.|
|2012||Acquired a portion of stock of “Dalian Sanhuan Composite Technology Development Co., Ltd.” in China|
|2013||“Oiles India Private Limited” plant established in Neemrana.|
|2014||“Oiles ECO (SHANGHAI) CO., Ltd.” established in China.|