Company visit to Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal
The leading company contributing to society through the Steel making business
Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal / Yawata Works
Japan’s first modern steel making company established in Kitakyushu in 1901.
Now, becoming the best steel maker with World-leading capabiities.
Product and application
Steel sheet for automobile, bar, and gear connecting rod
Tinplate for juice cans and food cans, wire rod and cold forged parts
Sprial pipes for steel slit dam
Rails for JR train and new bullet train
Electrical steel sheets for potential transformer
Stailess steel plates for beer tanks
What to learn
・Process up to completion of products
・History of Japan’s Industrial modernization
・Japanese quality control system
Where to visit
Melted Pig iron with 1,500 degree celsius is produced from the iron ore
・Hot rolling mill plant
1 to 25 mm thickness plate is produced from 250 mm thick plate
|Address||1-1 Tobihata, Tobata, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture|
|Access||20 minutes by a vehicle from JR Kokura Station|
|Days of visit||Weekdays except Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays|
|Fee||No visiting fee is required|
|Booking||Can be made by Japan KYUSHU Tourist|
Should you need further information please feel free to contact us.
Your equiry can be sent by selecting the Enquiry Form link below.
You can also contact us by e-mail at email@example.com
Tel : +81-93-521-8897, Fax : +81-93-521-8898
Address : AIM buiding 6th floor, 3-8-1 Asano, Kokura-kitaku, Kitakyushu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture