Present the history up to the present day from the founding of Oiles Corporation.
|1939||“Japan Oilless Bearing Research Laboratory” established by Sozo Kawasaki (1901-1977).
Production and sales of “Oilless Bearings” began.
|1952||“Nippon Oilless Bearing Research and Development Co., Ltd.” established.|
|1958||Name of company changed to “Nippon Oiles Industry Co., Ltd.”|
|1962||Yamato Plant established in Kanagawa Pref.|
|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 ST” began.
Shiga Plant established in Ritto City, Shiga Pref.
|1971||Oiles 500SP successfully tested at Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Dept. of the Interior.|
|Production and Sales of “Cable Operator” began.|
|1973||Received Okochi Memorial Prize for Oiles 80.|
|1974||“Oiles Pipe Supports” utilized in construction of Trans-Alaska pipeline.|
|1976||“Oiles America Corporation” established in Michigan U.S.|
|1981||“Wear Plates” to General Motors, U.S. delivered.|
|1983||Oita Plant established in Oita Pref.|
|1986||Oiles America Corporation opened plant in Plymouth, MI.|
|1987||The earthquake isolation structured building for the first time in Japan completed in Fujisawa Plant.|
|1988||“Taiwan Oiles Industry Co.,Ltd.” established in Taiwan.|
|Invested in "Oiles Tribomet GmbH (Present name: Oiles Deutschland GmbH).|
|1989||Oiles stock registered with the Japan Securities Dealers Association as over-the-counter registered stock.|
|1991||Oiles America Corporation MI plant relocated to Concord, NC.|
|1993||Ashikaga Plant established in Tochigi Pref.|
|Production and sales of “Oiles Floor Isolation System & Oiles Seismic Damping Wall” began.|
|1994||Oiles Corporation listed on the Second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|1995||“Menshin Engineering Co., Ltd.” established.|
|1997||Oiles Corporation listed on the First section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.|
|1998||“Shanghai Oiles Bearing Inc.” established in China.|
|1999||Oiles 500SP to Three Gorges Dam in China delivered.|
|2000||Oiles Cam Units to General Motors, U.S. delivered.|
|2002||“Oiles (Thailand) Company Limited” established in Thailand.|
|2003||“Oiles Czech Manufacturing s.r.o.” established in Czech.|
|2005||“Oiles Suzhou Corporation” established in China.|
|2011||“Oiles Self Lubricating Bearings Manufacturing Private Limited (Present name : Oiles India Private Limited)” established in India.|
|2013||“Oiles India Private Limited” plant established in Neemrana, Alwar district of Rajasthan, India.|
|2014||“Oiles ECO (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd.” established in China.|