1928 Shimada Tohki Seisakusho Co., was founded.
1952 Re-organized in Shimada & Co., Ltd.
1966 Founded Service Station of inflatable liferaft.
1969 Tokyo sales office was founded.
Separated from inspection division of inflatable liferaft, and founded as Nishi-Nippon Fujikura Co., Ltd.
1971 Tokyo sales office was shifted as Tokyo branch office.
1976 Nishi-Nippon Fujikura Co., Ltd. was approved by JG as the Service Station of inflatable liferaft.
1977 Tokyo Branch office was approved by JG as the Service Station of inflatable liferaft.
1979 Nishi-nippon Fujikura was approved by JG as the Service Station for the Marine Chute(Marine Evscuation System) of Fujikura rubber Ltd.
1981 Sapporo branch office was founded.
1985 Ship's Store Supply at overseas port was started.
1986 Ship's Store Supply for foreign vessels in domestic port was started.
1991 Nishi-Nippon Fujikura was approved as sales of medicine.
1992 Performance tester for GMDSS life-saving equipmentwas developed with maker and put it on the market.
Nishi-Nippon Fujikura was approved by JG as GMDSS life-saving equipment service station.
1993 Tokyo branch office was approved by JG as GMDSS life-saving equipment service station.
1995 Development and research of leak tester for inflatable liferaft was started.
1997 Development and research of Air injection automatic on/off device for leak tester for inflatable liferaft was started. Nishi-Nippon Fujikura was approved by JG as service station of GMDSS navigational equipment and navigational radar equipment.
2000 Nishi-Nippon fujikura succeeded to the GMDSS division of manufacturing (facility and person) from Sentec Co., Ltd. Portable performance tester for GMDSS life-saving equipment was developed. Safety Sign by photoluminescent Sheeting was developed with maker.
2001 Research and development of the desalinator was started with maker.
2005 Rigid inflatable rescue boat for flood survivor "SS-A" was developed with maker and put it on the market.
2010 Drinking Water for emergency was developed, and approved by JG.
2012 Shimada & Co., Ltd. and Nishi-Nippon FujikuraCo., Ltd. acqwired certification of ISO9001/14001
Company History