1333-2 Haraichi, Ageo-shi, Saitama, 362-0021 Japan
||Founded as the Smelting Division Research Section at Meguro-ku, Tokyo.
||Moved to Mitaka-shi, Tokyo and changed name to the Central Research Center.
||Moved to Ageo-shi, Saitama.
||Changed name to the Corporate R&D center.
||Divided into the Material Analysis & Exploration Center and the R&D Center.
The R&D Center was placed directly under the Engineered Materials Sector.
||The R&D Center was placed directly under the Business Creation Division.