Based in Fukushima, Japan, ASTRA has been fully dedicated to automatic peeler innovation for more than 20 years. The company has been granted several awards related to automatic peeling technologies, including the ‘Kitchen Innovations Award’ in 2018, ‘Touhoku New Business Award’ in 2019, and the ‘14th Nippon New Business Creation Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence’ in December 2019.
Since its foundation as a manufacturer of all kinds of fluoroplastic products, the company has always made a great effort to develop new products and novel technologies. Above all, their fabric products, fluoroplastic coated glass cloths, are considered top products worldwide both in terms of quality and the scale of production.
The company is the only specialized manufacturer of hexagon wrenches/Allen keys in Japan and one of the only two in the world. Since the company was founded, they have been supplying their high quality products to a high level of customer satisfaction under a product quality-oriented system.
Exen has been the world’s leading supplier of the highest concrete vibrator technology in the industrial and construction fields for over 100 years. They are also developing non-concrete related applications for industrial uses such as the food industry or plant maintenance for example. They are open to any industrial fields on the market that need assistance designing and developing new products and technology.
In 1935, company founder Zenichi Hattori discovered that the friction charge phenomenon could separate the leaves from the stalk of green tea and he invented an electrostatic tea sorter. For further improvement of green tea sorting, the company successfully commercialized color sorters for the first time in Japan in 1962. As a pioneer of sorters in Japan, today the company has developed a variety of sorters.
Hino Engineering, Inc. is a professional group of experts specialized in customizing industrial computers and providing “quick, careful and reliable” services. They entered the FA computer industry in 1995. Currently, they are developing the original brand "MultiFlex®-CPU / camera module / panel computer" that provides high quality, high performance and long-term supply, all at a low cost. They use their own technology to design, develop and manufacture both the "CPU" and "camera module" products.
Since it was founded, Intexs Corporation has been trying to save energy in order to contribute to a better society. Intexs specializes in international lighting solutions. In particular, they are working on LEDs and adopting a wavelength selection/additional method using a large LED chip. They have developed high Ra lights (95+) which meet ISO standards. Their 500nm cut lights are being used in the semiconductor field. The great advantage of this technology is waveness control and selection by using an add-on method. UV lights for the automotive industry and ink curing are also becoming more popular on the market.
Iwatani Materials Corp. is a subsidiary company of Iwatani Corp., which is famous for its gas and cassette stove in Japan. Iwatani Materials Corp.'s manufacturing division produces resin products, film products and resin coating products while the trading division handles resin and metal materials.
The company, founded in Sanjyo-City (Niigata-Prefecture) in 1997, developed its own unique grinding machine for blades. By using NC (numerical control), the epoch-making machine made it possible to create blades of a quality previously achieved only by skilled workers. It currently provides this grinding machine for cutlery made in Sakai/Osaka, Kochi and Fukui Prefectures.
Established in 1951, Kamakura Seisakusho Co., Ltd. is a manufacturer of industrial ventilators and personal cooling systems with a history of over 70 years. As a pioneer in the field of work environment improvement, Kamakura Seisakusho has been involved in market development and has already sold more than one million units of its main product, the "Roof Fan" series, in Japan.
Established in 1962, KINKEI SYSTEM CORPORATION provides power system measurement and monitoring systems with a wide range of advanced technology cultivated over many years. Based on the core technology they have cultivated so far, they are developing entrance/exit management systems centered on security gates as well as systems for renewable energy operation monitoring support, earthquake/volcano observation, etc.
For over 65 years, Maruhide Koki Co., Ltd has been manufacturing pipe cutting machines. Their major product, the PIPE COSTER, is a high-status cutting machine that cuts pipes along correlation contour curves. In recent years, they have participated in many building projects, and Pipe Coasters are playing an active role not only as cutting machines for round pipes but also for steel materials such as square pipes.
Since its foundation in 1954 as the first manufacturer of portable gas-powered rock drills in Japan, Maruzen Kogyo Co., Ltd. has been manufacturing various tools and machines. The company has three main manufacturing businesses: small construction hydraulic tools, automobile inspection machines and wrapping and strapping machines.
As a manufacturer specializing in PTC, Maximum Technology Corporation designs their products in-house in order to optimize their characteristics. They strive to satisfy their customers by helping them differentiate their products and solve complex problems with their PTC thermistor products.
MINO CERAMIC was originally established in 1918 in Mizunami city near Nagoya, Japan. The company leveraged ceramic and refractory technology and provided superior refractories and associated services for key industries dealing with high temperatures. It has expanded the ceramics business into the field of refractories and chinaware in line with the company credo, "The highest quality is the greatest service."
Mizuuchi has specialized in the production of rubber rollers and other rubber products. They have developed an original rubber compounding technology and kneading equipment and have been producing industrial rubber rollers for over 50 years. The company's long history and expertise allow them to offer various rubber products customers require.
PISCO was established in 1976 by commercializing a fluid switching valve with the original patented innovative concept: P.S.C.-Pipe, Slide and Change (patent no. 1300034) which also led to the company's name. PISCO's main products are fittings, tubings, regulators and controllers such as speed controllers. They also provide vacuum equipment such as vacuum generators and suction cups.
NIX, INC. has been manufacturing and selling plastic products for over 60 years since the business started in 1953. The company continues to grow toward global standards, supported by the product "Nikko-Rack", a magazine rack used for transporting and storing PCB boards that was developed entirely in-house.
PULSTEC’s engineers have developed considerable experience in electronics, mechanics, software technologies and particularly in measurement instrumentation for the analysis of very small electrical signals and optical technologies. The company's business has diversified into many different fields such as the steel industry, optical measurements and healthcare instrumentation.
Since it was founded in 2008, Sakura Tech has been developing imaging sensors and high performance microwave/millimeter wave components using ultra wideband technology. The company has also developed a compact, high-performance radar platform (miRadar®8) that uses Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology and has commercialized it as an obstacle monitoring radar.
SYSTEMBRAIN CORPORATION has been developing environmental equipment and coating in 24 countries around the world. Nano Shine is their own coating nanotechnology that forms a vitreous shielding film easily on various objects using only water and composite ceramics without any chemicals. Nano Maintenance is cleaner, safer, environmentally friendly and can be used in all structures such as commercial and hospital facilities as well as metal frames for molded glass doors.
Since 1923, Taiyo Cabletec Corporation has been specialized in electric wires and cables. It provides a wide range of products for communication including for fixed wiring and movable wiring, and has made a large number of sales in Japan and around the world. They have also provided products for robots, machine tools and semiconductor device machines.
Takuwa is a leading company in flood control and disaster prevention in Japan. For more than 50 years, they have continued to provide specialized technologies and solutions for Japan's flood control and disaster countermeasures including water level gauges. They have created various products such as systems for water level observation, gate control, synchro/encoder application and sediment disaster monitoring and detection.
TDI ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. was established in 1956 and is specialized in printing technology. In recent years, they have developed in the field of functional parts using special printing technology (home appliances, mobile phones, in-vehicle related products, etc.). They are also focusing on technology which is used in many ways in our daily lives. In order to give shape to this ideal, they thoroughly manage mass production under the ISO9001 system.
Thinky Corporation was founded in 1970. Starting with the development of electronic units in the 1970s, the company made a foray into various business fields, such as digital panel meters and magnetic head testers, while coming up with some of the most unique products in Japan and the world.
Ever since their establishment in 1948, over 70 years ago, Tochigi Seiko Co., Ltd. has been widely contributing to various industries with outstanding technologies and reliable "Made in Japan" quality. Their business is founded on 3 main pillars: injection needles, tube processing and permalloy product manufacturing.
For over 90 years since it was founded in 1927, TOKUSHU GIKEN CO., LTD. has specialized in industrial chrome plating processing, sincerely tackling the problems of surface treatment that are indispensable in various industrial fields as well as studying the technology and modernizing the equipment adapted to the environment.
Since 1932, Tokyo Diamond Tools has specialized in manufacturing diamond tools and supporting the production of useful products. The products and services they provide are being used in various industries such as semiconductors; electronic devices; information and communication equipment; automobiles and the medical and construction industry.
Top Seiko has specialized in ultra-hard materials such as advanced ceramics, glasses, refractory metals and newly developed high performance materials. Based on the machinability characteristic of each material, the company determines the most suitable manufacturing method using physical and chemical approaches.
Toyo Forging Works Co. Ltd. is a closed die screw press forger established in 1954. The company strives for continuous improvement by introducing new designs, inspecting equipment, modernizing production equipment for productivity and switching to gas or electric heat sources in a bid to reduce our environmental impact.
TOYO YOZAI Co., Ltd. has been producing high quality brazing materials and supplying them to the market since 1970. Their recent research activity has allowed them to successfully develop deoxidation chemical compounds and fulfill customer' satisfaction by providing them with top quality and lower costs on copper tube brazing in air conditioning systems. Their brand new product “TOYO CLEAN COPPER” can reduce working hours and save costs as just one shot of spray to the inside of the brazing joint can achieve satisfactory results of no corrosion/no scale at all, leading to longer life in air conditioning and refrigeration systems.
TOYONAKA HOT LABORATORY CO., LTD. specializes in the extrusion of nylon and PFA tubes as well as the braiding of wires, heaters and polyester. Their main products are: heated hoses/heating hoses, tape heaters /ribbon heaters and high pressure hoses with an after-sales service system (overhaul, inspection, repairing, cleaning).
Established in 1960, TOYOTEC is a comprehensive optical manufacturer of Opto mechatronics located in Toyokawa. The company has complete production capability to meet customer needs from design and development through to manufacturing . It can also design and manufacture dedicated testers in-house to evaluate optical performance and product functionality.
Since it was established in 1981, UCAN has been manufacturing humidifiers for use in conjunction with air-conditioners, humidifiers for many industrial users, air-ventilation units (total heat exchangers) and vacuum suction type centralized condensation drain systems. Their product offering includes many innovative features not previously available in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industries that UCAN developed on their own. Their products provide people with a healthy and comfortable environment through air conditioning as well as an essential device for the delivery of fresh products such as vegetables and fruits.
UNIKA Co., LTD, created in 1965, has been manufacturing work tools for industrial activity and infrastructure (concrete drills, core drills, anchors, hole saws, etc.) since its beginnings. Unika meets the international standard for quality under the requirements of the International Standardization Organization, ISO 9001: 2015 in every section of the entire company, from product development to manufacturing and the sale of in-house products.
UNITEX Corporation has specialized in computer storage space since it was founded in 1990. Over the years, UNITEX has developed various driver and application software, greatly increasing interoperability and making storage devices compatible across the entire spectrum of computer operating systems.
ZEXUS CHAIN Co., Ltd. has been specialized in industrial chains for over 110 years. Over this time, the company has steadily accumulated technologies from continuous product development and improvement. By combining these technologies, the company proposes solutions to meet the needs of customers in a growing range of industries.