|Organization, systems, etc.
|Equipment, technology, product
- Start of operations at Seki Plant
- Established the Silicon Valley Office in the USA
- Established AICHI Korea Corporation in Korea
- Development of AMI306 compass for smartphones
- Development of new Dy-free MAGFINE powder
- Development of magnet production technology using MAGFINE powder with 30% less alloy
- Brought TetsuRiki Aqua F14 to market with Sakata Seed Corp.Completed
- The No. 3 Bloom Continuous Casting Machine
- Established Aichi Magfine Technology (Pinghu) Co., Ltd.
- AICHI FORGE (THAILAND) CO., LTD. moved to Pinthong
- Brought small diameter stainless steel reinforcing bar ASCON-D4 to market
- Adopted our Executive Director system
- Completed repairs around the front gate of the Kariya Plant
- Brought the high-strength and alloyings-saving steel, MSB20, to market
- Newly established mass production equipment for high strength abrasive AS shot
- Development and sales of stainless steel for high pressure hydrogen "AUS316L-H2"
- Stainless steel "AUS316L-H2" for high-pressure hydrogen applications used for fuel cell automobile "MIRAI."
- Start of sales of magnetic field simulator PalmGauss S for MI sensors and start of sales of MAGFIT MIP material for implants
- Established a 4500 ton press for forging crankshafts at our head office forging plant and forging subsidiary (AFT)
- Completed acquisition of metallic fibers business from Unitika Ltd.
- Achieved monolithic extrusion forming technology for MAGFINE Dy-free bonded magnets
- Steel for high-strength control rods adopted for the new turbo engine the Toyota Auris
- Start of provision of home gardening fertilizer to Earth Chemical Co., Ltd.
- Commercialized Dy-free bonded MAGFINE magnets using innovative integrated injection molding method
- Began sales of ASCON-CD6 small diameter stainless steel reinforcing bar in order to expand product lineup of stainless steel reinforcing bars
- Start of Production of Metallic Fiber (Amorphous Wire)
- Joint development with OAT Agrio Co., Ltd. to develop TetsuRiki-TrePlus liquid compound fertilizer with trace elements
- Completed new main building. Start of operations at main building
- Adopted Company System management structure
- Automated Driving Demonstration Testing Starts for a Magnetic Marker System Using the Ultra-Sensitive MI sensor
- Joint development with NHK SPRING Co.,LTD. of High Strength Leaf Spring Steel for Tracks to improve fuel effeciency
- Operation of the CVT hot-forging press line, a world-class high-speed automatic forging machine
- Construction completed for new administration building
- Joint development with Mizuno of an Internal Baseball Sensor Module applying MI sensor
- Completes new power card lead frame production line at Gifu Plant
- Construction on the new Ai-Terrace welfare building completed. Opened to the staff and public
- Started supply of MAGFINE Dy-free bonded magnets for drone motor use
- World’s first successful practical demonstration of a heat storage system using a calcium-based material
- Installation of hot rolling mill line for ring gears completed in anticipation of global expansion
- Construction completed on a new [steel furnace] as a strategic investment for next generation reduced CO2 emissions vehicles