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Company History

1957

Chuzo Ishikawa founded Rikei Trading Co., Ltd. in Shiba-Shimbashi (present Nishi-Shimbashi), Minato-ku, Tokyo for the purpose of introducing the world’s latest electronics technology and products to Japan

1964

Delivered DEC’s mini-computer PDP5 to the University of Tokyo

1968

Osaka Branch opened

1971

Company name changed to Rikei Corporation

1973

Rikei Corporation of America established in Cupertino, California, U.S.A. as a locally incorporated company (Liquidated in April 2014)

1974

Rikei Corporation (H.K.) Limited established in Hong Kong as a locally incorporated company

Delivered Scientific Atlanta’s satellite tracking system to Showa Station in Antarctic

1975

Rikei Computer Corporation established

1978

Head Office moved to Shinjuku Nomura Building in Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo (present location)

1979

Tsukuba Sales Office opened (Closed in December 2007)

Delivered the first machine of DEC VAX780 to the National Institute for Basic Biology

▲Delivered Scientific Atlanta’s satelite tracking system to Showa Station in Antarctic.

1982

Nagoya Sales Office opened

1986

Sendai Sales Office opened (presently Tohoku Sales Office) Merged with Rikei Computer Corporation

1988

Listed on the Second Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange

Delivered a 34-m radio telescope to Kashima Space Research Center

▲Delivered a 34m radio telescope to kashima Space Research Center.

1990

Technical & Engineering Center opened in Makuhari Techno Garden, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba

1993

Delivered a digital library system to Nara Institute of Science and Technology

1994

Delivered a satellite-based music distribution system (with 120 channels)

1995

Fukuoka Sales Office opened (presently Kyushu Sales Office)

Rikei Corporation (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. established in Singapore as a locally incorporated company (Liquidated in August 2013)

1996

Japan Log-Force Corp. established (Liquidated in March 2015)

1997

Delivered a digital broadcasting system to NHK International Broadcasting Station

Jointly with Honda Motor Co., Ltd., successfully developed a riding simulator for motor-bicycles

2001

Delivered a satellite-based digital image transmission system to a CATV station

Delivered a satellite-based data distribution system to a convenience store chain

2002

Delivered a genome analysis computer system to Kazusa DNA Research Institute

Obtained certification of enterprise-wide Environmental Management System (ISO 14001)

2004

Shenzhen Office of Rikei Corporation (H.K.) opened, which is our base office in the Chinese market

2005

Delivered a high-performance computing server to Kyushu University

2007

Delivered J-Alert receivers to 696 local governments

2008

Obtained certification of Information Security Management System (ISO 27001)

2009

Delivered an e-commerce website for diet food to a major food manufacturer

2010

Obtained certification of Quality Management System (ISO9001)

2011

Delivered an automatic voice recognition system to National Research Institute of Police Science

2012

Designed and delivered a disaster information management system to Koto Ward in Tokyo for “Field demonstration tests on multi-transmission methods for disaster prevention information” conducted through cooperation with Fire and Disaster Management Agency of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

2013

The North America liaison office established in Bend, Oregon, U.S.A.

Designed and delivered a disaster prevention information management system to City of Tomigusuku,in Okinawa

2014

Delivered a large order to supply satellite communications antenna systems to a broadcasting satellite company

2015

Okinawa Office opened

Delivered a membership management system for smartphones to a major distributor

2016

Designed and delivered a disaster prevention information management system to City of Urasoe, in Okinawa

Delivered an university-wide Wi-Fi system and cloud-based groupware for educational institutions to Mukogawa Women’s University

Started to develop and provide a hands-on VR dvill solution

2017

Rikei Corporation (H.K.) Ltd. opened Singapore Office, a marketing base for ASEAN

Acquired shares of AeroPartners Incorporated (Subsidiary acquisition)

Acquired shares of NetWell System Corporation (Subsidiary acquisition)

“Field demonstration tests utilizing tethered drones aimed at gathering information under disasterconditions” adopted for the “Promotion Program for Scientific Fire and Disaster Prevention Technologies” founded by the FDMA

2018

Underwrote third-party allotment of new shares of Enhanlabo Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Visionary Holdings Co., Ltd.