Summary

Company Name Honda Techno Fort Co., Ltd.
Foundation March 1987
Capital stock 40,000,000 yen
Business grouping Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Executives Masahito Kanekuro, President & CEO

Hideto Sakane, Director, Managing Officer

Kazunari Kaneshima, Director, Managing Officer

Kenji Tanaka, Director, Senior Executive Officer

Takeshi Ando, Auditor

Shareholder Honda Logistics Inc.
(100% financed by Honda Motor Co., Ltd.)
Number of Employees 1,852 (As of June 16, 2023)
Business Description Design, prototype vehicle manufacturing, research testing services, IT system services , Intellectual property management business for four-wheeled vehicles and power products
Disassembly and maintenance services of vehicles, and any other services relevant to above.

History

April 1983 Started operation as Driving Test Dept. in Honda Express Co., Ltd. (present Honda Logistics, Inc.)
June 1983 Commenced motorcycle and automobile tests for Honda.
February 1984 Began temping services for Honda’s automobile engine tests.
March 1987 Established Proving Service Co., Ltd.
September 1987 Began temping services for Honda’s design tracing.
May 1987 Started operations of Proving Service Co., Ltd.
February 1988 Began temping services for Honda’s automobile design & layout.
May 1988 Began temping services for Honda’s trial models.
April 1989 Capital stock is increased from 10 million yen to 40 million yen.
April 1989 Began in-house plant operations enabling both of sheet-metal processing and vehicle assembling.
October 1989 Newly introduced CAD and CATIA.
October 1991 Company name changed to PSG Co., Ltd.
November 1995 Takasu Center completed.
February 2002 Began DPM work.
October 2006 Becomes consolidated subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
April 2008 HQ completed.
April 2008 First resident officer in HRA-O.
October 2008 Wako Center completed.
March 2013 R & D building completed.
July 2014 Company name changed to Honda Techno Fort Co., Ltd.
December 2014 Operations in Thailand started.
March 2016 Power Train Development Building completed.
April 2016 HQ extension completed.
April 2017 Began Intellectual Property-related work.