History

History of Daishinku

1959 1959
  • Daiwa Shinku Kogyosho founded by Kazuo Hasegawa in Kobe City for the processing of electronic parts and quartz crystals.

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  1963
  • Changed organization of the company to a joint stock corporation.
  1965
  • Started mass production of crystal resonator parts.
1970 1970
  • Opened Tokyo office.

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  1973
  • Opened Kurodasho Plant (current Nishiwaki Plant) for production of transistors.
  1974
  • Built Ichikawa Plant (current Kanzaki Plant) for highest possible mass production of synthetic quartz crystal in the world.
  1976
  • Opened Miyazaki Plant (current Kyushu Daishinku Corp.) for production of tuning fork type crystal resonators.
   
  • Completed new head office in Kakogawa City.
   
  • Established HARMONY ELECTRONICS CORP.
  1977
  • Established DAISHINKU (AMERICA) corp. to start supplying crystal resonators to U.S. market.
1980 1980
  • Opened Tottori Plant (current Tottori Production Div.) for production increase of crystal resonators.

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  • Started production of quartz crystal filters and crystal oscillators for clock.
  1981
  • Established DAISHINKU (HK) LTD. to start supplying tuning fork type crystal resonators to Hong-Kong & Chinese market.
  1983
  • Listed on the second section of Osaka Stock Exchange.
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  1984
  • Completed independent Central Laboratory.
   
  • ・Opened Tokushima Plant (current Tokushima Production Div.) as a base of operations for consistent production of synthetic quartz crystals, resonator parts and quartz devices.
   
  • Started mass production of Optical Low Pass Filters.
  1985
  • Opened Tokushima 2nd Plant to start production of ceramic products
 
   
  • Opened Distribution Center in Kakogawa City.
 
  1987
  • Opened Nagoya office.
 
   
  • Started production of temperature compensated crystal oscillators (TCXO) and voltage controlled crystal oscillators (VCXO).
 
  1988
  • Established DAISHINKU (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD. to strengthen sales in ASEAN area.
 
  1989
  • Changed company name to Daishinku as 30th anniversary.
history_1989
   
  • Established PT. KDS INDONESIA to start overseas production of crystal resonators.
1990 1991
  • Listed on the first section of Osaka Stock Exchange.
     
   
  • Established DAISHINKU (DEUTSCHLAND) GmbH. to strengthen sales in Europe.
  1993
  • Established TIANJIN KDS CORP. to start overseas production of tuning fork type crystal resonators.
  1996
  • Acquired ISO9001 (Standard for Quality Management by International Organization for Standardization).
  1998
  • Acquired QS9000 (Quality Standard / Automotive Quality Assurance Management System.)
2000 2000
  • Acquired ISO14001 (Environmental Management Systems by International Organization for Standardization).

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  2001
  • Expanded production floor size of TIANJIN KDS CORP.
  2002
  • Acquired ISO/TS 16949 (Technical Specification by International Organization for Standardization).
  2003
  • Established SHANGHAI DAISHINKU INTERNATIONAL TRADING CO., LTD. to strengthen sales in China.
   
  • Strengthened quartz device business by transferring HARMONY ELECTRONICS CORP. as our consolidated subsidiary.
2010 2010
  • Established DAISHINKU (THAILAND) Co.,LTD.

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  2012
  • Expanded the floor size of the Central Laboratry in Kakogawa City.
  2013
  • Listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange.
  2014
  • Completed training institute on Tottori Production Div. property.
  2017
  • Developed 1008 size next-generation crystal devices, Arkh.3G series.