thyssenkrupp in Japan
Our representative office in Japan is based in Tokyo and represents a central point of contact for all of thyssenkrupp’s businesses in Japan. At our representative office, you can learn more about how our diverse portfolio in this market can best support your business needs.
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Our global Business Area Components Technology produces high-tech components for the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. For the automotive industry, the product range includes assembled camshafts, cylinder head modules with integrated camshafts, crankshafts, steering and damping systems, springs and stabilizers as well as assembly of axle modules. The business also supplies a range of high-tech components for general engineering, construction equipment and wind turbines. Our expertise in forging and cold-forging processes as well as assembly technology, has enabled us to make a broad spectrum of different high-tech components available for our customers over the years.
With access to cutting-edge mechanical processing and complex assembly capabilities, Components Technology can provide and manufacture high-performance components along the entire value chain.
thyssenkrupp Nippon Roballo Company Ltd., the exclusive manufacturer of Roballo Slewing Rings, has become a widely trusted provider of high quality slewing rings in the Japanese market, with more than five decades of extensive experience and technical know-how.
The company provides seamless rolled rings and bearings in diameters of over five meters, with bearings in diameters up to eight meters also available and supplied from our production unit in Germany. The success of Nippon Roballo’s operations is based on precision manufacturing, through which complete process control is exercised in production. To guarantee that we supply only the best quality to our customers, the bearings (weighing up to 25 tons) are tested under the toughest conditions at our centers. Nippon Roballo’s products, which are subjected to extreme physical conditions for quality and durability, are used in wind turbines, tunnel boring machines, turbines, generators, hydraulic motors and offshore equipment.
We are well-positioned to serve the needs of customers across a wide range of businesses and we are present in three locations. Our head office is in Tokyo, with production facilities in Kitakyushu and Hakui.
thyssenkrupp Elevator Technology specializes in providing advanced solutions for moving people from Point A to Point B: vertically, horizontally and diagonally. Our portfolio includes Asia’s widest range of passenger & freight elevators, escalators and moving walks. Today, our 50,000 employees keep people moving in over 150 countries and at over 900 locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator essentially operates in all market segments by providing customized products and services for a diverse range of customers.The Elevator Technology Business Area brings together the Group's global activities in the area of passenger transportation systems. Its range includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators, moving walks, passenger boarding bridges as well as stair and platform lifts. In addition to systems for the volume market, the portfolio also includes custom solutions as well as service, maintenance and modernization packages precisely tailored to customer requirements.
thyssenkrupp Access Japan
In Japan, our subsidiary thyssenkrupp Access Japan, supplies mobility solutions in both homes and public areas, and is the market leader in stairlifts and wheelchair lifts, helping thousands of people be more mobile. With a long history dating back to 1947, ThyssenKrupp Access is one of the oldest, most trusted providers of accessibility equipment and residential elevators, and is focused on finding new and innovative ways to enhance mobility for customers in Japan.
It is this commitment that helps us find clever mobility solutions. We also ensure that we are designing products with the user in mind, which is why customers and occupational therapists are deeply involved in our development process. As a result, we offer a wide selection of customized stairlifts that meet ergonomic requirements and feature a superior design, with the best of technical innovation and unmatched reliability.
thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions offers specialist engineering and construction services, and has a long legacy in specialist construction areas including shipbuilding. With high-quality engineering at the center of our business, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions offers project management capabilities, expertise in systems integration, procurement and supplier management. The company provides seamless end-to-end project management and engineering service offering to customers, leveraging a vast technology portfolio that guarantees maximum productivity and cost-efficiency. The business employs 19,000 people in 70 countries around the world.
thyssenkrupp Otto K.K., wholly owned by thyssenkrupp, and thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers (Japan) Ltd., a joint venture, represent thyssenkrupp's Industrial Solutions Business Area in Japan, and our diverse capabilities in the country.
thyssenkrupp Otto K.K.
thyssenkrupp Otto, formerly known as Otto Corporation, operates in Japan as a wholly owned business unit of thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, formerly thyssenkrupp Uhde.
thyssenkrupp Otto provides plant, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for coke plants, as well as working on environment and energy solutions.
Coke Plant Division (CPD)
The Coke Plant Division’s core business is EPC for coke oven batteries and related equipment for customers, to help power the iron and steel industry in Japan and other countries across the world.
The business today is one of the leading EPC contractors for coke plants in Japan.
Environment & Energy Solution Division (EES)
EES works to develop and integrate environment and energy solutions in plants. The Division’s core business is EPC for industrial waste incineration plants, biomass gasification and power generation plants, liquid feed plants utilizing food waste, and radiant tube burners for continuous annealing plants.
thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers (Japan) Ltd.
thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers (Japan) Ltd. (UCEJ) is based in Tokyo, Japan and is an affiliate of thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers GmbH (tk UCE) in Dortmund, Germany. The company was formed as a result of a joint venture between thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions and Industrie De Nora and we have a specialization in the field of electrolysis technologies for chlor-alkali production for over 40 years.
UCEJ currently presides mainly in Asia Pacific (excluding China), North America and Turkey, and is active in the business development in cooperation with other tk UCE companies in other regions (for instance, UCEI in Milan and UCEJ jointly executed Halo project in Torviscosa, Italy). Today, we focus on developing various types of membrane process electrolyzers from mono-polar type to the latest version of bi-polar type electrolyzer and has supplied these products to countries in Asia, Europe, and North America. As part of thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, UCEJ also handles other projects such as Engineering & Procurement (EP) and Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC).
We have also engaged in various R & D activities and are now in a strong position, in cooperation with other tk UCE group companies, to allocate our resource of R & D to the development of other electrolysis technologies such as Alkaline Water Electrolysis for Hydrogen production, and Redox flow battery.
At thyssenkrupp, we continue to invest in research and development to study how these technologies can minimize the environmental impact of industries in Japan and across the world, and build on technological innovation in industrial electrolysis.
At the core of thyssenkrupp’s Materials Services Business is the development and delivery of a wide range of high-quality raw and tailored industrial materials, and complex technical services, to manufacturing and processing industries around the world.
At Materials Services, we distribute and sell rolled and stainless steel, pipes and tubes, and non-ferrous metals and plastics. We also provide services extending from processing and logistics to warehouse and inventory management to complete supply chain management.
thyssenkrupp is one of the leading global distributors of raw materials, and we are an important link between raw materials producers and the processing industry. We work with a wide range of industrial raw materials such as metals, alloys, specialty ores, minerals and coke. We produce the highest quality flat products in stainless steel, as well as high-performance materials such as nickel alloys and titanium.We also offer diverse specialized technology and infrastructure services for steel and other plants.
ThyssenKrupp Aerospace is a specialized business area of the ThyssenKrupp Group, with a focus on delivering raw materials and finished parts to the world’s leading aerospace companies, and running the end-to-end management function of their materials supply chain.
Our wide network of service centers across the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific region allow us to function as a seamless supply chain on behalf of the world’s leading original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Additionally, as a trusted partner to aerospace and defence companies, we help companies cut their supply costs by providing comprehensive services right from vendor management and logistics, to the delivery of processed metals, and through to kitting finished parts to customer specifications.
If you are a customer based in Japan or the rest of Asia, please contact the ThyssenKrupp Japan representative office. Alternatively, please contact ThyssenKrupp Aerospace directly.
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