Fujimi History

Fujimi Corporation History

2021
Intel 2020 PQS Award
Intel 2020 PQS Award

Fujimi Corporation awarded the Intel 2020 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) Award

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2020
Intel 2019 SCQI Award
Intel 2019 SCQI Award

Fujimi Corporation has been recognized by Intel as a recipient of its 2019 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award for their unwavering commitment to quality and deep collaboration, and their relentless drive for excellence.

Fujimi Corporation Introduces SiC Wafer Polishing Slurries in the US
Fujimi Corporation Introduces SiC Wafer Polishing Slurries in the US

Fujimi announces the establishment of a High Volume Manufacturing (HVM) site for silicon carbide (SiC) wafer polishing slurries at our Tualatin, Oregon, USA facility.

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2019
Fujimi Recognized for Positive Energy Impact
Fujimi Recognized for Positive Energy Impact

Fujimi Corporation has been recognized by Portland General Electric (PGE) for making a positive impact in our community through participation in the PGE Energy Partner Program.

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Intel 2018 PQS Award
Intel 2018 PQS Award

Fujimi Corporation has been recognized by Intel as a recipient of a 2018 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award.

Read the full article here.

2018
Intel 2017 PQS Award
Intel 2017 PQS Award

Fujimi Corporation receives the Intel© 2017 Preferred Quality Supplier Award (PQS) for innovative and enabling CMP slurry technologies.

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2017
Intel 2016 SCQI Award
Intel 2016 SCQI Award

Fujimi Corporation awarded the Intel Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Award (SCQI) for 2016 for chemical mechanical planarization and silicon polishing slurries.

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2014
Fujimi Corporation Recognized as Environmental Partner
Fujimi Corporation Recognized as Environmental Partner

In a special ceremony April 23, Clean Water Services (CWS) honored Fujimi Corporation with an Industrial Partners Pretreatment Award for achieving a perfect compliance record in 2013. The company’s diligence complements the efforts of the greater Washington County community to act as responsible stewards of the Tualatin River Watershed.

Read the full article here.

2013
Fujimi Corporation Recognized by Washington County’s Recycle at Work Program
Fujimi Corporation Recognized by Washington County’s Recycle at Work Program

Fujimi Corporation is proud to announce that it was recently awarded for its recycling and waste reduction efforts by Washington County’s Recycle at Work program.

Washington County’s Recycle at Work Program recognizes local area businesses for excellence in Waste Prevention, Recycling, and Environmental Purchasing. Creating less waste, recycling, and buying recycled products help make Washington County a healthier place at home, work and play.

Through our efforts, Fujimi Corporation was recently highlighted in a “Spotlight on Business” article in Washington County’s newsletter, presented with a Recycle at Work Program Award, and listed on its Washington County’s business recognition webpage.

The full article/award can also be viewed here.

2011
Fujimi Incorporated Achieves JIS Q 9100 Certification

Fujimi Incorporated acquires certification of JIS Q 9100:2009, Aerospace Quality Management System, for Thermal Spray Materials Department.

Fujimi Taiwan Limited Established

Fujimi Taiwan Limited established in Taiwan to provide sales and support to customers located in Taiwan.

Fujimi Corporation ISO 14001 Certification
Fujimi Corporation ISO 14001 Certification

Fujimi Corporation achieves ISO 14001 certification.

New Business Development Formed
New Business Development Formed

Fujimi Corporation, in partnership with Fujimi Incorporated, forms the Fujimi Corporation New Business Development (NBD) group. NBD is a new “think tank” group for Fujimi Corporation with a goal of developing new business opportunities that are outside of the scope of our normal operations and typical Research and Development functions.

2010
Low Temperature Novel Tungsten Carbide
Low Temperature Novel Tungsten Carbide

Fujimi Incorporated succeds with the World’s first Novel Tungsten Carbide powders applicable to low temperature thermal spray process of 500°C.

2008
South Korea Office

Established an office in South Korea.

RM.3032,30th floor,ASEM Tower,159-1,
Samsung-Dong,Gangnam-Gu,Seoul

AMD Supplier Pathfinder Award
AMD Supplier Pathfinder Award

AMD awards Fujimi Corporation the World Class Supplier Pathfinder Award.

Kakamihigashimachi Plant No. 2

Fujimi Incorporated commences operations at its Kakamihigashimachi Plant No. 2.

2007
Shanghai Office

Established office in Shanghai, China.

Headquarter Plant Renamed Biwajima

Fujimi Incorporated renames the plant located at its headquarters, Biwajima Plant.

Fujimi Incorporated Withdrawn from JASDAQ

Fujimi Incorporated withdraws their stock listing from the JASDAQ securities exchange.  Stock is now exclusively listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, First Section.

Fujimi Incorporated Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange

Fujimi Incorporate stock is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section and Nagoya Stock Exchange First Section.

2005
Established Office in Taiwan

Fujimi Incorporated establishes a local office in Taiwan.

2004
Fujimi Europe GmbH

Established Fujimi Europe GmbH and Fujimi Europe Limited.

Schlossstrasse 5 D-74653 Ingelfingen Germany

http://www.fujimieurope.de/

SCQI Award
SCQI Award

Intel awards Fujimi Corporation with the prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award.

2003
Fujimi Corporation and Fujimi America Merge

Fujimi Corporation and Fujimi America Inc. are merged under the name Fujimi Corporation.  Headquarters and sales operations are moved to the Tualatin, Oregon, USA campus.

FMT Achieves ISO 14001

Fujimi-Micro Technology Sdn. Bhd., a subsidiary of Fujimi Incorporated, achieves ISO 14001 certification.

Intel PQS Award
Intel PQS Award

Fujimi America Inc. is awarded the Intel Preferred Quality Supplier status for the second year in a row.

Fujimi America Occupies New Headquarters
Fujimi America Occupies New Headquarters

Fujimi America Inc. moves into its new headquarters located in Tualatin, Oregon, USA.

2002
World’s First Ultrafine-Grain Thermal Spray
World’s First Ultrafine-Grain Thermal Spray

Fujimi Incorporated succeeds with the World’s first ultrafine-grain thermal spray system employing a high velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) process.

Fujimi America Admin/R&D Construction

Fujimi America Inc. begins construction of new Administration and Research & Development facility on its campus in Tualatin, Oregon, USA.

Intel PQS Award
Intel PQS Award

Fujimi America Inc. receives the highly coveted Intel Preferred Quality Supplier award.

2001
WC Cermet Thermal Spray Composites
WC Cermet Thermal Spray Composites

Fujimi Incorporated introduces the SURPREX-W2010X, WC Cermet Thermal Spray composites with enhanced impact resistance.

2000
PLANERLITE 7000
PLANERLITE 7000

Fujimi Incorporated develops the PLANERLITE 7000 series of CMP slurries, a new series designed specifically for Copper (Cu) Chemical Mechanical Planarization.

FMT Operations

Began operations at Fujimi-Micro Technology in Malaysia, producing disk polishing products.

Unit3, Level 15, Menara Genesis, NO.33, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Research and Development Center

Commenced operations at Research and Development center.

1-8, Technoplaza, Kakamigahara, Gifu
509-0109, Japan

Kakamihigashimachi Plant No. 2

Fujimi Incorporated commences operations at their Kakamihigashimachi Plant No. 2, a facility developed for Surface Technology.

Fujimi Incorporated ISO 14001 Certification

Fujimi Incorporated achives ISO 14001 certification for its production facilities in Japan.

1999
Fujimi Corporation Becomes Subsidiary

In November of 1999, Fujimi Incorporated makes Fujimi Corporation, located in Chicago, Illinois, USA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fujimi Incorporated.

Fujimi Incorporated ISO 9001 Certification

Fujimi Incorporated facilities in Japan achieve ISO 9001 certification.

Logistics Center Operations

Commenced operations at logistics center.

4-1, Technoplaza, Kakamigahara, Gifu
509-0109, Japan

1998
Fujimi Incorporated New Headquarters

Fujimi Incorporated completes construction of new headquarters building.

1996
Kakamihigashimachi Plant Operations

Commenced operations at Kakamihigashimachi plant.

5-62-1, Kakami Higashimachi, Kakamigahara, Gifu
509-0103, Japan

Operations at Fujimi America Tualatin
Operations at Fujimi America Tualatin

Commenced operations at Fujimi America Inc.’s Tualatin plant in Oregon, USA.

1995
PLANERLITE CMP Slurries
PLANERLITE CMP Slurries

Developed the PLANERLITE series of CMP (Chemical Mechanical Planarization) slurries.

Fujimi Incorporated Listed on OTC

Fujimi Incorporated shares are listed on Japan’s over-the-counter market.  Later listed on the JASDAQ and eventually, the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE).

Fujimi-Micro Technology

Began join venture of Fujimi-Micro Technology Sdn. Bhd’s in Malaysia.

Unit3, Level 15, Menara Genesis, NO.33, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

1994
ISO 9002 Certification

Production facilities in Japan and the United States all achieve ISO 9002 certification.

1993
DIATEC-GTX
DIATEC-GTX

Developed the DIATEC-GTX series of disk texturing compounds.

1991
Fujimi Abrasives Renamed

Fujimi Abrasives merges the 3 domestic affiliates in Japan and was renamed Fujimi Incorporated.

1990
DISKLITE
DISKLITE

Developed the DISKLITE series of polishing compounds, the first polishing compounds developed especially for memory disks.

1988
FGL-3900 Developed
FGL-3900 Developed

Fujimi Incorporated develops FGL-3900, a GLANZOX, ultrahigh-purity polishing compound for silicon wafers.

Fujimi America Inc.

Fujimi America Inc. is incorporated in Wilsonville, Oregon and begins manufacturing of memory disk compounds.

1985
Kakamigahara Plant Operations

Commenced operations at the Kakamigahara plant.

7-1-8, Jyogo-cho, Kakamigahara, Gifu
504-0927, Japan

1984
Fujimi Corporation Incorporated

Fujimi Corporation incorporated as a joint venture sales company, located in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois, USA.

1977
POLIPLA Manufacturing Commences
POLIPLA Manufacturing Commences

Fujimi Abrasives begins manufacturing POLIPLA plastic lens polishing compounds.

1970
Inazawa Plant Operations

Commenced operations at Inazawa plant.

1-1, Ichisuke kawado, Nishijima-cho, Inazawa, Aichi
492-8329, Japan

1967
GLANZOX Developed
GLANZOX Developed

Fujimi Abrasives announces the development of GLANZOX polish for silicon wafers.

1961
FS Polish
FS Polish

Began manufacturing FS Polish for germanium wafers.

1959
High Purity Aluminum Manufacturing
High Purity Aluminum Manufacturing

Fujimi Abrasives began manufacturing high-purity aluminum for vacuum tube and transistor insulators.

Headquarters Relocated

Headquarters moved to its current location in the Aichi Prefecture.

2-1-1 Nishibiwajimacho Chiryo
Kiyosu, Aichi Prefecture 452-0008, Japan
1957
Lapping Abrasives for Germanium
Lapping Abrasives for Germanium

Began supplying lapping abrasives for germanium semiconductor substrates for Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo, the predecessor of Sony Corporation.

1953
Fujimi Abrasives Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Fujimi Abrasives Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is established, one of the three organizations that would eventually be merged into what is now known as Fujimi Incorporated.

1950
Fujimi Abrasives Founded
Fujimi Abrasives Founded

In August of 1950, Fujimi Abrasives was founded in Japan where they commenced production of synthetic precision abrasive.