Okamoto Machine Tool Works, Ltd.

As a pioneer in domestic grinder manufacturing, Okamoto Machine Tool Works developed the domestic production number 1 gear grinder and surface grinder, respectively in 1930 and 1953. Since then, we have delivered all kinds of products to the world, worthy of a comprehensive abrasive processing tools manufacturer. Our high precision, high quality machines are operating in all parts of the world. With a collection of tradition and wisdom of 70-odd-year workmanship inherited from a successive generation of masters, we will continue to create machines demanded by time.

1926 Kakusaburo Okamoto established the Okamoto Special Purpose Machine Tool Works.
1930 Completed the first domestic production of the Gear Grinder Model ASG-2.
1935 Changing of the organization and company name. Incorporated Okamoto Machine Tool Works, Ltd.
1953 Completed the first domestic production of the Surface Grinder Model PSG-6.
the Surface Grinder Model PSG-6
1955 Developed the first domestic production of the External Blade Type Slicing Machine Model PSG-3Ge.
1963 Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, 2nd Section.
1968 Developed the world’s first CNC Surface/Profile Grinder Model NFG-5.
1972 Established Okamoto Corporation, a local subsidiary in Chicago, USA as a distributor.
1973 Established Okamoto (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., a local subsidiary in Singapore, the first to manufacture the machine tools locally.
1982 Annaka Plant in Gunma Prefecture completed and started production.
1987 Established Okamoto (Thai) Company Ltd., a local subsidiary in Thailand.
1992 Established Okamoto Machine Tool Europe GmbH, a subsidiary in Germany.
1994 Okamoto Singapore was ISO9002 certified (the first in the machine tool industry for the Asia region).
1995 Opened a branch in Singapore, as a sales and service base.
1997 Awarded with JSME (The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers) Technology Award for developing a fully automatic vertical high precision surface grinder. 
Awarded with JSAT (The Japan Society for Abrasive Technology) Technology Award for developing fully automatic high precision and high efficiency CMP equipments .
2002 Established a representative office in Shanghai, China.
2005 Completed the Clean Room for testing and inspecting semiconductor equipments at the Annaka Plant.
2005 Completed the Okamoto Thai new assembly plant.
2005 Completed the processing and assembly booth with a constant temperature environment at the Annaka Plant.
2006 Completed the Spindle Room at the Annaka Plant.
2006 Completed the Okamoto Thai new casting plant. (With both new and old plants, the production capacity will be 1800 tons per month.)
2007 Completed the Okamoto Thai plating and coating plant.
2007 Completed the world’s largest Ultra-Precision Double Column Type Surface Grinder UDG10035NC in the hydrostatic pressure guideway system as Annaka Plant equipment.
Ultra-Precision Double Column Type Surface Grinder UDG10035NC
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