Company HistoryHISTORY

  • 1946   

    Hashimoto Denki Shokai founded

  • 1954   

    Established Hashimoto Denki Co., Ltd.

  • 1961   

    Veneer Reeling System Won Japan National Invention Award

  • 1964   

    Head office and factory relocated to current location.

  • 1971   

    Awarded for technical development of plywood machinery by Japanese government.

  • 1974   

    Clutchbrake and Floor lifter Division Established as Kyoei Industry Corporation.

  • 1976   

    Suction Veneer Stacker Won Japan National Invention Award

  • 1977   

    String System Receives Award
    Arisun Veneer Clipper won the invention award.

  • 1978   

    VW-type Veneer Welder Developed

  • 1979   

    Developed veneer direct clipping and stacking systems

  • 1980   

    Second president Tadashi Aizawa receives the Medal with Yellow Ribbon
    Developed the Auto Veneer Reeling system

  • 1987   

    Developed LVL and LVB continuous production system

  • 1988   

    Developed ALU type layup system

  • 1989   

    Developed instrument panel deburring

  • 1990   

    Developed instrument panel screw tightening robot system

  • 1991   

    VWH-type veneer welder receives a prestigious technical excellence award.

  • 1993   

    Developed PCS-type panelcoater

  • 1997   

    Developed SJ-type scarf jointer and
    Domestic wood LVL production system

  • 1998   

    Developed cardboard palletizing system

  • 2000   

    Developed batch-type structural LVL production system

  • 2002   

    Developed SSS type suction stacker
    Developed Battery Packing Line
    Plywood Machinery Division Established as Uroko Machinery Corporation.

  • 2003   

    MSS type image processing system received the Technical Excellence Award.

  • 2004   

    Developed motor winding line for hybrid systems

  • 2005   

    VWS-type Veneer Welder Receives CE Marking
    Developed Hybrid Car Winding Line Automatic Conveyor System

  • 2006   

    Developed a simple material handling loader
    Developed automatic stator core inspection system for hybrid vehicles

  • 2007   

    Eco Jointer Develops Stick-on Veneer Feeder
    Eco-Jointer Receives Technical Excellence Award

  • 2008   

    Developed low-thrust material handling system

  • 2009   

    Development of High-Speed Veneer Welder
    High-Speed Veneer Welder Receives Technical Excellence Award

  • 2010   

    Developed optical communication gantry loader

  • 2011   

    Veneer plant project in Far East Russia started

  • 2012   

    Developed high-speed veneer peeling and processing line

  • 2013   

    Developed SS type super scanner plate surface inspection system
    Hashimoto Denki USA Inc. established in Texas, U.S.A.

  • 2014   

    Mr. Junichiro Hashimoto assigned as a President in 4th generation president of Hashimoto Denki.
    Plywood panel putty coating machine for Japanese domestic softwood was developed.

  • 2015   

    Development of Veneer Cutting and Processing Line for Domestic Softwood Non-Structural Plywood

  • 2016   

    Developed digital high-frequency moisture content meter

  • 2017   

    VWU-type Veneer Welder Receives Award for Technical Excellence
    Developed its own industrial robot
    Exhibits at IREX2017 International Robot Exhibition

  • 2018   

    European side of Russian Plywood Project Started

  • 2019   

    Veneer AI Surface Inspection System Receives Technical Excellence Award
    Pick Worker + Traveling SCARA Robot to be Exhibited at MECHATRONICS TECH JAPAN 2019