Corporate History

Milestones in Corporate History

Establishment of overseas bases and Epoch-making product development
1934Company was founded as Kubota Seisakusho, Ltd. in Nagoya on October 2.
1954Listed on the first section of the Nagoya Stock Exchange.
Exported the first integrated foundry plant to Mexico.
1960Corporate name was changed to Sintokogio, Ltd in February.
1962Listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
1963Sintobrator was established under joint venture with The Wheelabrator Corp., U.S.A.
1968The first overseas joint venture Taiwan Sintong Machinery Co., Ltd was set up.
1970Korea Sinto Co., Ltd. in Korea was established.
1971Epoch-making V-Process molding system was introduced to the market.
1974Sinto Brasil Produtos Limitada in Brazil was established.
1977Taiwanabrator Co., Ltd. in Taiwan was established.
1979Seiatsu molding system was introduced to the market.
1983Heinrich Wagner Sinto Maschinenfabrik GmbH in Germany was established.
1987Roberts Sinto Corporation in U.S.A. was established.
1988Siambrator Co., Ltd. in Thailand was established.
1991Sinto America, Inc. in U.S.A. was established.
1995Qingdao Brator Abrasive Co., Ltd. in China was established.
1996Qingdao Sinto Machinery Co., Ltd. in China was established.
Thai Sintokogio Co., Ltd. in Thailand was established.
1998SandMold Systems, Inc. in U.S.A. was acquired.
Finishing Associates, Inc. in U.S.A. was acquired.
2000ACE molding machine equipped with a mechanism of aeration sand filling was introduced to the market.
2004Wuxi Tai Sintong Machinery Co., Ltd. in China was established.
Sinto India Liaison Office in India was set up.
2007Roberts Sinto De Mexico, S. De R. L. De C. V. in Mexico was established.
2008Sintokogio (Kunshan) Co., Ltd. in China was established.
2009Unification of Sintokogio and Sintobrator to reinforce the surface treatment business.
2010Zhejiang Sinto Abrasive Co., Ltd. in China was established.
Equity participation in Chemisch Thermische Prozesstechnik GmbH located in Austria.
Sinto S-Precision Co., Ltd. was established to expand the global market share in the fine measuring instruments business.
2011Sinto Engineering India Pvt. Ltd. in India was established.