Company History

1946 - 1988

  • Feb 1946
    Abe Electrification Institute Established
  • Jan 1949
    Company name is changed to Chugoku Denka Kogyo Co., Ltd
  • Mar 1958
    Relocated to Midori Town, Hofu-shi
  • Oct 1960
    Kudamatsu plant starts operation
  • Apr 1967
    Relocated Hard Chrome plating division to Kohama plant in Hamakata, Hofu-shi
  • Jan 1968
    Press Division established in Kohama factory
  • Apr 1974
    Transferred its headquarter to Kohama factory
    Full automatic nickel chrome plating system introduced
    Full automatic zinc (rack and barrel) plating system introduced
  • Dec 1984
    Electronic components Division established
    Full automatic solder plating system introduced
  • Jun 1988
    Full automatic zinc (rack) plating system installed

1989 -

  • Aug 1989
    Full automatic zinc (barrel) plating system installed
  • Jan 1991
    Yoshinori Azuma assumed the presidency
  • Jun 1991
    Alumite system at Kudamatsu plant updated
  • Sep 1993
    Waste water treatment plant updated
  • May 1996
    Electronic components factory building established
    Full automatic solder plating system installed
  • Jun 1998
    Semiconductor processing plant established in Kudamatsu plant
  • Jan 2000
    Anodized equipment updated and installed in Kudamatsu plant
  • Jan 2009
    Acquired certification for ISO14001 : 2004 (Kudamatsu plant)
  • Aug 2015
    Acquired certification for AS9100 (JISQ9100) : 2009 (Kudamatsu plant)

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