Year

History

1921

Miya Steelworks (predecessor of Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd.) was founded

1922

Miya Steelworks succeeded in hot-rolling of steel sashes

1926

Tokyo Shearing Co., Ltd. (predecessor of Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd.) was founded

1930

Teikoku Hatsujo Seisakusho (predecessor of Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd.) commenced production of prototype steel wheels for automobiles

1934

Tokyo Sharin Seisakusho Co., Ltd. (predecessor of Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd.) was founded

1941

Tokyo Sharin Seisakusho and Abe Tekkosho Co., Ltd. merged to create Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd.

1943

Miya Steelworks and Tokyo Shearing Co., Ltd. merged to form Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd.

1955

Toto Zoki Co., Ltd. was established

1956

Toto Tekko Co., Ltd. was established

1958

Toyohashi Steel Mill Plant of Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd. (current Toyohashi Factory of Topy Industries, Ltd.) was established

1961

Chigasaki Seisakusho of Toto Zoki Co., Ltd. (current Kanagawa Factory of Topy Industries, Ltd.) was established. Toyokawa Plant of Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd. (current Toyokawa Factory of Topy Industries, Ltd.) was established

1961

Each headquarters of Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd., Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd., Toto Zoki and Toto Tekko Co., Ltd. moved to anew location in Yonban-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

1964

Ayase Plant of Japan Motor Wheel Co., Ltd. (current Ayase Factory of Topy Industries, Ltd.) was established. Japan Motor Wheel Co.,Ltd., Toto Steel Mfg., Co., Ltd., Toto Zoki Co., Ltd. and Toto Tekko Co., Ltd. merged to create Topy Industries, Ltd.

1969

Topy International, INC. (current Topy America, INC.) was founded

1972

Technology Research Center (current R&D Center) was opened at Toyohashi Factory

1980

Sales of synthetic mica started

1982

Concluded a technical assistance agreement with PT. Palingda Nasional (Indonesia)

1982

Developed heavy- and medium-duty truck wheels for tubeless tires at Ayase Factory

1982

Super-Giant Off-the-road Rim vehicle wheels (SGOR®) were developed

1985

Topy Corporation (current Topy America, INC.) was founded

1987

Dunlop-Topy Wheel Ltd. (a joint venture company) was founded(U.K)

1987

Succeeded in the practical application of high quality synthetic mica for cosmetic use

1988

Concluded a technical assistance agreement with PT. Pakoakuina (Indonesia)

1989

A plant for undercarriage components for construction equipment commenced operation at Toyohashi Factory

1990

Akemi Plant of Toyokawa Factory commenced operation

1992

Kurate Plant of Toyokawa Factory commenced operation

1995

Fujian Yuan Shing Topy Ltd. (current Fujian Topy Autoparts Co.,Ltd.) was founded (China)

1995

A mill for deformed concrete bars commenced operation at Toyohashi Factory

1998

Obtained ISO9001 accreditation at all production sites

1999

Topy International, U.S.A. INC. (current Topy America, INC.) was founded

1999

ISO14001 accreditation was obtained for all production sites

2002

Qingdao Topy Shantui Machinery Co., Ltd. (current Qingdao Topy Machinery Co., Ltd.) was founded

2004

Hamura Plant of Ayase Factory commenced operation

2007

Topy America, INC. was established by merging Topy International, INC., Topy Corporation and Topy International U.S.A. INC.

2007

Head Offi ce moved to Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo

2008

Science Division was established

2011

Topy Undercarriage (China) Co., Ltd. was founded

2012

Tianjin Topy Machinery Co., Ltd. was founded

2012

Topy Fasteners Vietnam Co.,Ltd. was founded

2012

PT. Topy Palingda Manufacturing Indonesia was founded

2013

PT. Topy Undercarriage Indonesia was founded

2013

Topy MW Manufacturing Mexico S.A. DE C.V. was founded

2014

Sales of PT.Topy Under carriage Indonesia started

2014

The new Steel making plant commeuced opperation at Toyohashi Factory

2015

Topy Fasteners Mexico S.A. DE C.V. was founded