1988～ Overseas Development
:Business & Facilities
:Products & Technology
Announced the "GT5" NC graphite electrode milling machine as well as the "AP1R" NC Die-sinker EDM
Announced "A65R" NC Die-sinker EDM, "AP330" NC Wire-cut EDM, "K3CN-4ATC" Small-hole Drilling EDM, "APM 2" NC electrode milling machine, and "MARK 20" 32-bit microcomputer built-in power supply for EDM
Established Sodick (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Inaugurated "Technical & Training Center" in Kohoku-ku, Yokohama City
Sodick head office
Completed an additional building for the ceramics R&D center in the Kaga Factory
Announced a new business expansion for injection molding machines
Completed an injection molding machine line at the Kaga Factory
Large graphite electrode milling machine "GT10" was announced
Acquired an equity stake in Japax Inc
Established Shanghai Sodick Software Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China
Shanghai Sodick Software Co., Ltd.
Total sales for the A series NC Wire-cut EDM (A500, A350) reached 2,000 sets
NC Wire-cut EDM "A350"
Completed a new head office building for Sodick, Inc. (U.S.A.)
Established Sodick Engineering Co., Ltd., Sodick Plustech Co., Ltd. and Sodick New Material Co., Ltd. (currently Sodick Shinyoko Co., Ltd. EMG Division)
From Japax, Inc ., acquired a portion of the sales department for the EDM division
Developed and announced the "BS II", an electrolysis-free high precision finish unit for Wire-cut EDM, an "SW circuit" for cemented carbide finish power supply, and the "PGW" series high speed mirror finish Wire-cut EDM
Announced the "DiPro 20" EDM CAM system
Established Suzhou Sodick Sanguang Machinery Electric Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China
Established Sodick Electromechanical (Beijing) Co., Ltd. in Beijing, China
Established Suzhou Sodick Special Equipment Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China
Developed and announced the "PGM" series high speed mirror finish NC Die-sinker EDM
Established Suzhou STK Foundry Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China
Suzhou STK Foundry Co., Ltd.
Announced the "DiPro WIN" CAD/CAM system, which features additional modeling functions
Moved the head office to the "Technical & Training Center" at Nakamachidai, Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama
Established Sodick Taiwan Co., Ltd. in Taiwan
Established Sodick Electromechanical (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China
Sodick Electromechanical(Shanghai)Co., Ltd.
Announced the "MC" series Machining Center.
Established Sodick (H.K.) Co., Ltd. in Hong Kong
Announced the "MARK 25" and "MARK 30" NC power supply units