History

The proud history of AMADA MACHINERY since the 1930s

2020s

Beginning of a new era as AMADA MACHINERY CO., LTD.

April,2020
AMADA MACHINERY CO., LTD. formerly known as AMADA MACHINE TOOLS CO., LTD. which was established by 3 companies merged together; AMADA TECHNICAL SERVICES CO., LTD., AMADA SANWA DAIYA CO., LTD., and NICOTEC CO., LTD.

2010s

Built Toki Works, which has new plant and new technical center

June,2019
Released Vertical Tilt-frame Band Saw Machine, VT series
April,2019
Transfer the Stamping Press Business to AMADA ORII
November,2018
Released Carbide-Tipped Circular Saw Machine, CMⅡ-75DG
Released Digital AC Servo Press, SDE-3020 (GORIKI series)
July,2018
Awarded the 48th Machine Design Award for SDE-2017 GORIKI from the NikkanKogyo Business & Technology Daily News (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.)
October,2017
SANWA DAIYA KOHAN CORPORATION became AMADA MACHINE TOOLS' subsidiary, and changed its name to AMADA SANWA DAIYA CO., LTD.
July,2017
Awarded the 47th Machine Design Award for HPSAW-310 from the NikkanKogyo Business & Technology Daily News (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.)
April,2017
Transferred manufacturing sector to AMADA ENGINEERING
January,2017
Awarded the 59th Top 10 New Products Award for HPSAW-310 from the NikkanKogyo Business & Technology Daily News (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.)
December,2016
Released Digital AC Servo Press, SDE-1515 and SDE-2017 (GORIKI series)
July,2016
Released Hyper Saw, HPSAW-310
Released Carbide Tipped Band Saw Blades, AXCELA HP1
November,2015
Released Digital AC 2-point Servo Press, SWE-4025AMADA MACHINE TOOLS received Materials Process Technology (Sokeizai) Center President's Award for 2015 of Sokeizai Industry Technology Award for the theme, "Development of Pulse Forging Which Contains Low Frequency Vibration Using Servo Press".
April,2015
Assigned the lathe business to DMG MORI SEIKI CO., LTD.
Transferred AMADA Ono Works (manufacture of blade) to us
Transferred AMADA stamping press business to us
September,2014
Released Dynamic High Performance Bandsaw Machine, DYNASAW-530
July,2014
The opposed 2-spindle multiprocessing machine with grindling function V-8G received Nippon Brand Prize at 44th Machine Design Award
June,2014
Released CNC Optical Precision Profile Grinder LED Illumination Type, GLS series
March,2014
Released Multiprocess Center, MX-150
April,2013
Released Opposed 2-Spindle Multiprocessing Machine, V-8G and V-10T
May,2012
Released Single Pulse Cutting Band Saw Machine, PCSAW-720
October,2011
Opened AMADA Toki Works in Toki-shi, Gifu Prefecture
Opened Technical center in Toki Works
August,2011
AMADA MACHINE TOOLS (Thailand) CO.,LTD. opened Technical center
April,2011
Merged with manufacturer, AMADA MACHINE TOOLS MFG CO., LTD. And started new integrated framework of development, manufacturing, sales and service
January,2011
Established AMADA MACHINE TOOLS (Thailand) CO.,LTD. with headquarters in Amatanakorn by unified of Metal cutting business separated from AMADA (THAILAND) CO., LTD. and AMADA WASINO (Thailand) CO.,LTD.
Awarded the 53th Top 10 New Products Award for S-10 from the NikkanKogyo Business & Technology Daily News (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.)
October,2010
Released 1-Spindle 2-Turret Multi Processing Machine, S-10
July,2010
AMADA MACHINE TOOLS AMERICA, INC. opened Technical center
AMADA MACHINE TOOLS EUROPE GmbH opened Technical center
January,2010
Established AMADA MACHINE TOOLS AMERICA, INC. with headquarters in Chicago by unified of AMADA CUTTING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. and AMADA WASINO AMERICA, INC.

2000s

Full-scale participation in the European market
(Photograph: AMADA MACHINE TOOLS EUROPE GmbH)

2009
 Established AMADA MACHINE TOOLS CO.,LTD. by unified of two companies; AMADA CUTTING LTD., represents cutting machines and AMADA WASINO CO., LTD. represents machine tool.
And then the company business outline has been re-modified to sales promotion division (AMADA MACHINE TOOLS CO., LTD.) and manufacture division (AMADA MACHINE TOOLS MFG CO., LTD.)
Established AMADA MACHINE TOOLS EUROPE GmbH with headquarters in Germany for the sale of cutting machine and machine tools.
Released Middle Sized Surface Grinder series
2008
Awarded the MM Award with DV-1(at AMB, Germany)
TECNO WASINO CO., LTD. changed its corporate name to AMADA WASINO CO., LTD.
Released Graphical Profile Grinder, DV-1
Released Simultaneous 5–axis Control Multi-function Machine, Mi-8
Released Carbide Tipped Band Saw Blades, AXCELA
2007
Released HK1000CNC and 6BH1000III
2005
Released PCSAW series
Awarded the MM Award with PC SAW 700(at EMO, Germany)
Awarded the Long-Life Best-Seller Award by GLS-80A and 125A(Nippon Institute of Technology)
2004
Integrated manufacturing department of the cutting business and changed its corporate name to AMADA CUTTING CO., LTD.
Released HFA 530
2001
Integrated the machine tool business to TECNO WASINO CO., LTD.
2000
Transferred sales, service and development department of the cutting business to AMADA CUTTING SYSTEM CO., LTD.

1990s

Released H-shape Steel NC 6 Axis High speed Drilling Machine, 6BH-1000III

1999
Released Bi-metal Band Saw Blades for Structure Materials, PROTECTOR
1998
Released Multi-function Part Processing Machine, A-12
Released Sawing Center, BIOS 320B
1997
Established AMADA CUTTING SYSTEM CO., LTD. by separating domestic sales department of the cutting business from AMADA CO.,LTD.
Released Forming Grinder, MEISTER
1995
Released Cutting Machine specially made for Carbide Tipped Band Saw Blades; CTB and CNCBW150
1993
Approved ISO International Standards of 9001
Released Auto-programming System for Grinders, WAPS-G
Released CNC Band Saw and 6BH1000

1980s

Built WASINO MACHINE TOOL PLAZA in Komaki Works(~2011)

1989
WASINO MACHINERY CO., LTD. changed its corporate name to AMADA WASINO CO., LTD.
Established TECNO WASINO CO., LTD. and transferred the lathe business
Released New Band Saw
Released Bi-metal Band Saw Blades for New Band Saw, N.D.V. GLB and N.S.V. GLB
1988
Released S-Robo series
1987
Inaugurated Cutting division(Cutting machines and Band saw blades)
Established a sales subsidiary, AMADA CUTTING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. in USA
1986
Released Structural Steel Band Saw, HK series
1984
Integrated sales department of band saw and structural steel fabricating machines
1983
Established WASINO ENGINEERING CO.,LTD. by separating sales department of the machine tool business from WASINO MACHINERY CO., LTD.
1982
Built WASINO MACHINE TOOL PLAZA in the headquarters (at present Komaki Works)
1981
Developed Automation application
1980
Awarded the 13th Automation Machinery Prize with GLS-130AS.
This award has offered by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Machine Industry,

1970s

Released Surface Grinder, SG series

1979
Released Beam works, NCBW150
1978
Formed business tie-up with AMADA CO., LTD. and started production of Surface Grinder
1977
Inherited SANSEI MFG. CO., LTD.Released Surface Grinder, SG series and Rotary Surface Grinder ,SS-500
1975
Released Plate Drilling Machine, GP50
1974
Released Gang-type Lathe, LENUC-1
Released Structural Steel Band Saw, H series
1973
Awarded the 4th Automation Machinery Prize with GLS-125PB.
This award has offered by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Machine Industry.
1972
Released the first NC Lathe, LENUC
Released Structural Steel Band Saw, H series
1971
Released Carbide Tipped Band Saw Blades, CTB

1960s

Started production of Band-Saw Blades

1968
Released Bi-Metal Band Saw blade, GLB
1967
Built Komaki Works
Started production of Press Machines on commission
1966
Released Conventional Engine Lathes, Leo series
Released Optical Profile Grinder, GLS-80A
1964
Changed its corporate name to AMADA CO., LTD.
1963
Built Ono Factory
Started production of Band-Saw Blades
1962
Developed Carbon Blade A
1960
Developed Carbon Blade A

1950s

Introduction of the first Horizontal Band Saw (Cut-off Band Saws)

1956
Started production of Horizontal Band Saws (Cut-off Band Saws)
1955
Completed AMADA's first Vertical Band Saw (Contour Saw)
1954
Released best-seller Conventional Engine Lathe, LR-55A
1953
Started manufacturing and sales of universal sheet metal band saw machines

1940s

Introduction of the first Profile Grinder

1948
Founded the LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AMADA MANUFACTURES
1946
AMADA was Inaugurated
1941
Released the first Profile Grinder

1930s

Introduction of the first Regal Type Conventional Lathe

1939
Built Imamura Factory and started production of Lathes
1937
Founded WASINO KOGYO CO., LTD.
Built Imamura Factory and started production of Lathes

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