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Corporate History


1948 February Fujitec Co., Ltd is founded by late Honorary Chairman, Mr. Shotaro Uchiyama for the purpose of research and development, manufacturing, sales, installation and maintenance of elevators.
1964 August Fujitec (HK) Co., Ltd. is established.
1968 September Fujitec Korea Co., Ltd. is established.
1972 August Fujitec Singapore Corpn. Ltd., is established.(72-8)
1974 February The company is listed on the first Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Securities Exchange.
March Fujitec Venezuela C.A. is established.
1975 September A 150-meter tall elevator research tower (at the time the world’s tallest and largest of its kind) is completed in Ibaraki,Osaka.(75-9)
1976 July A super high-speed DC gearless elevator with a speed of 600mpm (at the time the world´s fastest) is developed.
October A computer-controlled elevator group control system is developed.
1977 July Fujitec America Inc. is established.
1978 December A microcomputer control system elevator is developed.
1979 May Fujitec Argentina S.A. is established.
October Fujitec Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. is established.