History of MAEDAKOSEN

Both people and corporation should live straight.

Everything we do is for the realization of ideal social figure as it should be.
This solid goal and attitude lead our way“ straight” forward.

History of MAEDAKOSEN

Facing people and society in a “straight” manner.
Enthusiasm and ingenuity would always shine a path to the future.

1918
Maeda Weaving Factory established

1970s

1972
Maeda Kosen Co., Ltd. established
Manufacture and sales of the civil engineering
product ENDREN started
1974
Main office and factory newly built

1980s

1983
The start of bristle fiber manufacturing.
It completed development of an integrated production system in the civil engineering materials division
1985
Tape Tech Co., Ltd. established

1990s

1992
Adhesive anchor manufacture and sales division established
1994
Main office moved to Harue-cho, Sakai-gun (now Sakai City), Fukui Prefecture
1998
Voruka Enji Co., Ltd. established
1999
Name of Voruka Enji Co., Ltd. changed to MC Kenkyusho Co., Ltd.;
cleaning business of fiber products for clean room started

2000s

2000
ISO9001 certification acquired
2001
Main factory No. 3 built; laminator facility installed
2002
Tape Tech Co., Ltd.; MC Kenkyusho Co., Ltd.;
Gaian Co., Ltd.; Konkon Co., Ltd.;
and Rin Sekkei Co., Ltd.absorbed through merger;
Sabae factory acquired
Ohta Kogyo Co., Ltd. became a subsidiary;
manufacture and sales started for materials to prevent the spread of polluted water, spilled oil, etc.
2003
Tokyo branch office reorganized into Tokyo main office,
creating a two-main-office system with the Fukui main office
2004
Plastic wood, road materials, and civil engineering
materials business acquired from Zeon Environmental
Materials Co., Ltd.
2005
Non-woven fabric manufacture and sales business acquired
from Nippon Non-woven FabricsCo., Ltd.
and a new Nippon Non-woven Fabrics Co., Ltd. established
ISO14001 certification acquired
2007
Listed on the second section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange Market
2008
Ohta Kogyo Co., Ltd. and Nippon Non-woven Fabrics Co., Ltd.
absorbed through merger
2009
Magne Corporation which develops, manufactures and sells
multifunctional special polymer cement mortar, and Sun Green Co., Ltd.,
which manufactures and sells vegetation products,
products made from forest thinning and river edge products,
became subsidiaries

2010s

2010
Sun Green Co., Ltd. and Magne Corporation
absorbed through merger
2011
Kitahara Denboku Co., Ltd.,
which manufactures and sells products
that prevent damage by birds and animals,
electric fences and grazing facilities,
became a subsidiary
Vietnam subsidiary (MAEDA KOSEN VIETNAM Co., Ltd.) established
2012
Technos Co., Ltd., which manufactures, sells and processes under contract
highly functional wiping cloths, etc., became a subsidiary
Designated on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange Market
40th Anniversary of company founding
2013
Acquired all shares of Washi Kosan Co., Ltd. and Washi Beam Co., Ltd.,
both companies subject to corporate reorganization engaged
in the manufacturing and selling of light alloy forged wheels for automobiles
and other business, and made them subsidiaries.
Washi Beam Co., Ltd. absorbed Washi Kosan Co., Ltd. and BBS Japan Co., Ltd.
with the objective of concentrating management resources
and improving managerial efficiency,
and changed its name to the new BBS Japan Co., Ltd.
2014
DAIICHI, Co., Ltd., which performs circular knitting and false-twisting processing
of polyester yarn for clothing and various industrial materials,
became a subsidiary.
2015
Established MIRAI TECHNO Co.,Ltd.
inherited disaster prevention, leisure tent, shock absorbing matt, and oil boom
production and sales from former company Ogawa Techno Co.,Ltd.
2016
Proceeded merger of Green System Co.,Ltd. that does design, installation and sales
of Vinyl house, agricultural materials and planting systems into MAEDAKOSEN group.
Kitahara Denboku Co., Ltd. absorbed Green System Co., Ltd. with the objective of
concentrating management resources and improving managerial efficiency,
and changed its name to Mirai no Agri Co., Ltd.
Technos Co., Ltd. absorbed Daiichi Co., Ltd. with the objective of
concentrating management resources and improving managerial efficiency,
and changed its name to Mirai Kosen Co., Ltd.
Received the 16th porter prize
2017
Established MAEDAKOSEN Capital Limited Liability Company.
2018
Tokyo main office moved to Minato-ku, Tokyo
Acquired Kushiro High Meal Co., Ltd., which manufactures and sells
fish meal and fish oil, and made into a subsidiary company
2019
Established MDK Medical Co.,Ltd. which manufactures, sells and develops Medical equipment
Established OKINAWA KOSEN Co.,Ltd. which manufactures, sells and rentals civil engineering materials