We achieved 70 year anniversary on 2011 since Shigeji Takauji started selling
welding rods and secondary steel products. We would like to express our deepest gratitude to our stakeholder and
Now our business extend from selling secondary steel products such as wire
rope to steel wire, steel strand, construction material and machinary,
rental, import and export of competitive goods etc.However our motto " customer first policy" has not changed. We
always make a best effort to meet our customers' needs.
Now we carry out third medium term management plan from 2011. Contribution to recovery from the earthquake on March 11th 2011
and carrying out global management to respond globalization are our higher
priority. Anyway We would like to respond properly for this rapid business
environmental changealthough we face difficulty. What we have to do most is building trust among our company and our customers
. We hope we could support our customers from now and on.
- Founded by founder Shigeji Takauji for selling welding rods and secondary
- As Kabushiki kaisha, Kabushiki kaisha Shitaya Kinzoku Manufacturing was
established and production department was merged
- Changed company name to current name. The company set up a fund 3 million
yen and discontinued production department. Moreover, national wide selling
net was built as wire whole sale store and established Shitaya-kai(association
constructed by its customers).
- Osaka sales branch opened.
- Expanded its market to South East Asia since designated as China's friendly
- Became the chairman's company of Tokyo Wire Rope Association.
- Increased capital to 9 million yen.
- Started to cooperate with Nissho Iwai to establish Wire Rope Centre East
Japan and being a matchless organization in wire rope supplying.
- Increased capital to 18 million yen.
- Became All Japan Wire Rope Association first chairman's company. Increased
capital to 36 million yen.
- Became the first company introduced 2,000 ton machine press enabled to
lock until 100 millimeter. In addition, Inventory management system was
introduced to efficiently manage inventory, sales and finance
- Moved head office to where Ex-Mitsui Bank Ueno Branch was built for establishement of First Shitaya Building.
- All Japan Galvanised Steel Strand Sales Association was established and
being first chairman's company. Established Sapporo sales office.
- nvited to opening celemony of Shengli Oil Field's Shengli Big Bridge and
supplied cables for the cable-stayed bridge, in addition received the leader's
gratitude for cooperation of the engineering guidance. Admired as excellent
corporation by the head of Shitaya Tax Office.
- Established head office Shitaya Building.
- Established wire rope indstry's biggest products centre in Matsudo-City
and integrated each product centre.
- Separated wire rope manufacturing department and got independent as Shitaya
manufacturing with capital 10 million yen.
- Moved head office to first Shitaya building.
- Established Kashiwa manufacturing centre in Chiba to reinforce manufacturing
- Introduced annealing machine at Kashiwa Manufacturing Centre.
- Opened office in Changzhou city.
- Established Fasten Tokyo as a joint concern with Fasten group China.
- Established Toko wire rope east with Tokyo Rope Manufacturing as joint
- Opened Morioka office.
- Transffered Morioka office to Sendai.