najico 中村自工

Company history

1929

Nakamura Shoten founded by Torazo Nakamura at 2-5,Tsukiji, Kyobashi-ku, Tokyo City.
Began selling automobile parts

Nakamura Shoten founded by Torazo Nakamura at 2-5,Tsukiji, Kyobashi-ku, Tokyo City.Began selling automobile parts

1948

Nakamura Jidosha Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Fukagawa Factory was inaugurated.

Nakamura Jidosha Kogyo Co., Ltd.Fukagawa Factory was inaugurated.

1964

Technical Research Laboratory established

Company name changed to Nakamura Jico Co., Ltd.

1971

Company name changed to Nakamura Jico Co., Ltd.

Company name changed to Nakamura Jico Co., Ltd.

Technical partnership established with Gelenkwellenbau GmbH in Germany.
Nakamura Jico started the manufacture and sales of the 190 series universal joints.

1973

Technical partnership established with Twin Disc,Incorporated in the US.

1975

Najico Spicer Co., Ltd., a joint venture with Dana Corporation in the US, established; started manufacture and sales of automotive propeller shaftsthe US, established.

Tsukiji Najico Bldg. (head office building) completed.

Tsukiji Najico Bldg. (head office building) completed.

Began selling industrial universal joints

1986

Partnership established with Metalform Safeset AB(currently Voith Turbo Safeset AB in Sweden).
Nakamura Jico started the manufacture and sales of SafeSet.

1989

Manufacture and sales partnership established with Luwa in Switzerland. Nakamura Jico started the manufacture and sales of Najico RK coolers.

1995

Heat Exchanger Division obtained ISO9001 certification

1997

Sales partnership established with The Timken Company in the US. Nakamura Jico started sales of bearings for rolling stock.

1999

ISO 9001 certification acquired by Nakamura Jico for its company-wide standardized quality system.

2003

Partnership with Luwa in Switzerland dissolved.

Nakamura Jico started the manufacture and sales of large CS coolers.

2007

Beijing Representative Office opened.

Beijing Representative Office opened.

2009

Partnership with Voith Turbo Safeset AB dissolved.

2010

Nakamura Jico started manufacture and sales of safety fits (torque limiters).

2013

Nakamura Jico Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. established in Singapore.

Nakamura Jico Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. established in Singapore.

2015

Entered into ODM contract with EMMEGI (Italy)
Began selling aluminum heat exchangers

2019

Nakamura Jico merged Nakamurajidosha Shokai Co.,Ltd. and develops business activities as Nakamura Jico Niigata Sales Branch.