The new facility was inaugurated on 19th June, 2017 by Mr. Kazuo Ninomiya – Managing Director, Nikon India, Mr. Nakajima Masao – Sr. Vice President, Industrial Metrology Business Unit , Mr. Hiroshi Ohseki – Director, Instruments Division, Nikon Singapore Pte. Ltd., Mr. Akira Muramoto – Vice President, Instruments Business Unit.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Kazuo Ninomiya, Managing Director – Nikon India said, “We take immense pleasure in inaugurating our new Instruments Business Technical Centre in the city of Bengaluru. We take this moment of reckoning to thank and express our gratitude to staff and partners who have contributed and supported us in this remarkable journey”.
“What we witness here today is a small step to ensure Nikon’s commitment to Indian customers and market. We encourage our partners to consider this facility as a stepping stone to arrive at the next level. The growth story does not stop here, there is more to come as we go along.” added Mr. Akira Muramoto – Vice President, Nikon India.
Mr. Masao Nakajima Sr. Vice President, Industrial Metrology Business Unit said, “It’s our endeavor to cater to the discerning needs of our customers and as a step towards achieving this goal; we have invested in Instruments Business Technical Centre in Bengaluru. Our growth depends on the solutions we provide to our customers and for sustainable growth of our business we are not leaving any stone unturned to achieve this goal.
100 years for Nikon family is not just a number to us, it has been a journey where we have made sincere effort to understand the market needs, develop product & solutions to cater to our valued customers and maintain their trust in our business”, added Mr. Masao Nakajima Sr. Vice President, Industrial Metrology Business Unit.
Nikon Instruments Business Unit has its first set up in Gurugram and this second facility is a significant step to ensure improved regional customer interface in India. The Technical Centre will provide solutions like information sharing, professional services etc. which the industry demands today. Nikon hopes that with this facility customers will have opportunity to understand the performance and benefits of systems and technology Nikon’s instrumentation business has to offer. At this facility Nikon propose to encourage and maximize customer interface by undertaking:
- Sample checking
- Product Training
- Together with customers and distributors identify New Applications areas
- Extend support to small manufacturers by offering measurement trials
- Support & Encourage Product design initiatives by New/ Young entrepreneurs and Engineers as a part of Skill development program introduced by government of India
On the inauguration, Mr. Hiroshi Ohseki – Director, Instruments Division, Nikon Singapore Pte. Ltd. Said, “Considering the rapid Industrial growth forecast of Indian manufacturing industries, Nikon Corporation has plans to strengthen the business support organization in key industrial regions of India. As a Regional Business Management Centre for ASEAN, INDIA and OCENIA region Nikon Singapore is committed to extend all resource to maintain highest level experience for the customers and distributors in India.”
“With a strong focus on Automotive, Electronics & Communication, Railways, Research in Engineering and Biological Sciences, healthcare and pharma sector, Nikon Corporation has planned a roadmap to address Indian market with latest technology and highest level of customer support.” Added Mr. Hiroshi Ohseki – Director, Instruments Division, Nikon Singapore Pte. Ltd.
The Technology Center showcases latest measurement and inspection Technology Solution from Nikon portfolio. Highlights of the said Technology exhibit at the Technical Centre are:
- Non Destructive Testing – Industrial X Ray & CT
- High Precision Non-Contact Laser Scanning
- High Resolution CNC Vision Metrology
- High performance Microscopy
Together with Technology products, as a responsible corporate entity Nikon is committed to ensure that, we will continue to deliver with a mission to advocate the cause of green energy with clean environment and minimizing carbon foot print. These are key challenges the world we live in face today.
Nikon management acknowledges the sustained unrelenting support by its India business partners Machine Tools India Limited, Towa Optics (India) Pvt. Ltd., SMS Associates, Technosys Instruments & Equipment’s for their commitment to development of Nikon industrial and biomedical business.