History of corporation and introduction of the name of the corporation and symbol mark.
History of corporation
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|May/1916||Kamematsu Mishima,the founder of MIshima Group, started production of assembly line working at Makiyama factory from Asahi Glass Co.|
|Oct/1943||Recieved the orders of ball bearing steel tuning processing from Yahata Steel Works.|
|Dec/1949||Incorporated Mishima Kosan Co.,Ltd. Keizo Mishima takes up the president of Mishima Kosan.|
|Aug/1952||Recieved the order of production assembly line working from Yahata Steel works.|
|Apr/1953||Manufactured and started supply of fireproof brick mold to Kurosaki Yogyo.co|
|Jan/1959||Built the Chiba factory for Asahi Glass Co.Ltd and received the order of production assembly line works.|
|May/1959||Started works of industrial vehicle (Battery forklift)|
|Jun/1961||First Corporate magazine "Nova Front Mishima" published.|
|Mar/1966||Received the orders of production assembly line working from the Funabashi factory Asahi Glass.co and Tokyo factory of Yahata Steel tube Co.Ltd.|
|Sep/1967||Expanded to Kimitsu area.Received order of production assembly line working from the Kimitsu Works of Nippon Steel Corporation.|
|Jan/1969||Started QC circle actibities(Held first QC circle match in the whole company)|
|Aug/1969||Manufucturing continuous casting mold start.|
|Oct/1970||Recieved order of production assembly line from Kashima factory of Asahi Glass.Co Ltd and Asahi Penn Chemical .Co.Ltd|
|1971||Acquired nickel electroform mold process patent.|
|Nov/1975||Set up the Tokyo office as the business headquarters.|
|Nov/1976||The position of the president ascend to Masakazu Mishima.|
|Mar/1979||First Engineering Report (technology newspaper) published.|
|May/1980||Set up Machine Works Devision in Chiba factory and enlarged the sales system of mold products.|
|Aug/1983||Started Stainless steel mirror surface lapping processing.|
|Apr/1984||Advansed into FA system engineering technology field.|
|Nov/1984||Molding Center Completed.|
|Nov/1985||Completed concentration of the machine works to Kokura factory.|
|Jur/1988||Started manufacturing production Line working from Asahi Glass Co to Sagami factory.|
|Dec/1990||The heat treatment center of machine works completed|
|Apr/1991||Introduced the VCI (company emblem,logo,slogan,corporate color)|
|Jan/1993||Company emblem changed to the current one (image of universe)|
|Jun/1996||Molding Division of Machine Works Division Headquaters is certified ISO9002 :1994|
|Sep/1997||Set up Large parts molding Yukuhashi factory in Machine Works division.|
|Nov/1999||MQC actibities in whole company started.|
|Feb/2000||Product Division in Kanto factory started manufacture wash basins.|
|Aug/2000||Set up Product Division GL factory and started to manufacture glass lining pipe.|
|Mar/2001||Started large size injection molding (850T)|
|Apr/2001||Started magnesium alloy injection molding.|
|Apr/2001||Mishima OA system iDC(Data center)open|
|2002||Introduced large size injection molding machine (2,000T 2,500T 3,000T 4,000T)|
|Aug/2003||IDC(Data center) of Mishima OA system in Kitakyushu e-port center open.|
|Mar/2004||The No.1 factory in Kokura acquired ISO14001 certification.|
|Apr/2004||Heiwa Motor Industrial Co.and Heiwa Logistics Co. became group company.|
|Jan/2005||Set up Mishima Kosan Hong Kong Co.Ltd and Mishima Precision Plastic factory.|
|Feb/2007||Set up No.2 factory in Yukuhashi (H&I Coating Co.Ltd)|
|Mar/2007||Set up New FA factory.|
|Jun/2007||Registered capital increased to 359.5Million yen.|
|Oct/2007||Large size molding Division acquired ISO9001 2000 certification.|
|Apr/2008||Compliance system constructed.|
|Sep/2008||Introduced video conference system.|
Acquired certification of ISO 9001 and 14001
9001: Chiba factory Kashima factory Sagami factory
14001: Head Office Engineering division
|Feb/2011||Started business development as a independent IC tray maker.|
|Dec/2011||Set up Special Chemicals Division in Osaka-city as a branch of Machine Works Headquarters.|
|Apr/2012||Acquired the certification of Excellence of OEM.|
Human Bridge Co.Ltd advanced to Welfare and Child Care business.
Set up Mishima Kosan Precision Plastic(Dong Guan )Co.Ltd
|Nov/2012||GL section in Special Chemicals Division Acquired the certification of ISO9001.|
|Mar/2013||Set up joint-venture Mishima-Mashprom LLC.|
|Feb/2015||Set up M&I Kasei Co.Ltd|
Invest in shares to Advanced Mould Technology PVT LTD in India.
Received orders of Continuous casting mold galvanization equipment from Formosa Ha Tinh Steel corporation vietnam.
|Sep/2015||The new factory of Heiwa Motor Industrial Co.Ltd completed.|
Representitive Director and Chairman Masakazu Mishima.
Representitive Director and President Hideo Mishima.
The origin of Mishima Kosan
On Febrauary 1949, Mishima group changed its organization into corporation, and changed the name as Mishima kosan Co.Ltd. Usually, it is used Chainese character 興 which means "Promote industry". However ,Keizo Mishima (President at the time )decided to use Chainese character 光 which means "blight or glitter "as his hope for the future .He wanted his company became shining in industry. Hense, the name of Mishima Kosan means the company which dedicate to the society and growth together so that the company shines and prosperous in the world.
Symble Mark of the company
Current mark is decided in Febrauary 1993 based on the image of the universe and infinity. Outside circle shows the universe and inner circle shows our company.
Oval round shows an orbit it symblized Mishima Kosan as a company which act in the harmony with the society.
Corporation color "Mishima Red" has its long history with trust, creation,joyfull and livelliness.
We put our endless hope for the blighter future in this symble mark and color that weaves the sense of unity.