Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd., a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. located in Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture, has completed the construction of a production facility begun in October 2018. The building completion ceremony was held on December 18.
The completion of the new production building creates the structures necessary to adapt to projected increases in demand for ceramic parts caused by the increasing sophistication of electronic devices and use of electronics in automobiles.
Completion Ceremony Summary
|Time and date:
December 18, 2019 (Wednesday)
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
||Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Izumo Murata Manufacturing New Production Building, 2358-3, Naoe, Hikawa-cho, Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture)
||Governor of Shimane Prefecture Tatsuya Maruyama, Mayor of Izumo City Hideto Nagaoka, and others
||Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Senior Executive Vice President Toru Inoue, Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. President and Representative Director Takashi Masuda, and others
Overview of New Production Building and Energy Building
||New Production Building: steel frame, four stories; Energy Building: steel frame, three stories
|Total floor area:
||40 billion yen (including buildings and production facilities)
Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
||2308, Kaminaoe, Hikawa-cho, Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture
||430 million yen
||Takashi Masuda, President and Representative Director
|Number of employees:
||4,301 (as of December 1, 2019)
||Development and manufacture of ceramic capacitors
Murata in Brief
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com