Corporate Profile

Profile

Foundation 1987 September
Capital ¥498 million
Stock holder Osaka Steel Co.,Ltd.
(OSAKA STEEL CO., LTD. is one of the subsidiaries of NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION)
Employees Approximately 80
Main Products Flat bar, Square bars(Bars) & Special Shaped bars.
Annualy Capacity Approximately 180,000t.
Total site area 30,000㎡
Total area of buildings 17,160㎡
Main Equipment Reheating Furnace : WB type 75T/H
Mills : Total 15 stands,Cooling bed, Cold shear, Stacker bunding machine, Product warehouse.

History

1937 NIHON SHEARING was founded by Mr. TSUDA KATSUGORO
1946 Company name was changed to NIPPON STEEL INDUSTRY CO.,LTD,
and started rolling of flat bar.
1974 New Rolling Plant of flat bar was set up in Kishiwada City, and the Operation was started.
1987 NIPPON STEEL INDUSTRY CO.,LTD was re-established as NIHON
STEEL Co.,Ltd. by investment from OSAKA STEEL CO.,LTD. and
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd.
1994 Roughing mill stands and first middle mill stands were renewed.
1996 Rolling of Spring Steel (Sup) flat bar was started, originally on commission from Mitsubishi Steel Co., Ltd.
1996 Reheating furnace was renewed.
1999 Finishing mill stands were renewed, and cooling bed was upgraded.
2000 Sales of flat bar for Shipbuilding was started. (Showa Kogyo Co.,Ltd closed the business and the commercial rights was transfered to Nihon Steel Co., Ltd.)
2001 Second middle mill stands were renewed and extended.
2005 All stocks of NIHON STEEL CO., LTD has been acquired by OSAKA STEEL CO., LTD.
2014 Regenerative burners were renewed.