Our History

1960’s

1965
Oct.
Current Chairman Takeshi Fukuda founded Nippon Kanzai Co., Ltd. at 96 Edo-cho, Ikuta-ku, Kobe City.
1965
Nov.
Headquarters (current Registered Office) moved to 4-38 Ikeda-cho, Nishinomiya City.
1967
Apr.
The Company started total management of hospitals.

1970’s

1970
May
The Company started total management of government office buildings.
1972
Aug.
The business unit for repairing equipment was spun-off into a subsidiary,
Nippon Kanzai Service Co., Ltd.
1972
Sep.
Headquarters moved to 5-23 Matsubara-cho, Nishinomiya City.
1973
Aug.
The Company started total management services for condominiums.
1976
Apr.
The Company started operation and maintenance services for public sewage plants,
setting up the environment business division.
1976
Aug.
Osaka branch (current Osaka Head Office) was established.
1978
Dec.
A business collaboration agreement was concluded with Nippon Security Service (current Secom Co., Ltd.) for full-time security services to form a subsidiary, Three-S Co., Ltd.

1980’s

1980
Jan.
Kyushu Regional Office (current Kyushu Head Office) was established.
1981
Dec.
Tokyo Head Office (current Headquarters) was established.
1984
Aug.
Company started maintenance and operation management to a clean water and industrial water supply plant.
1984
Oct.
Nagoya Branch (current Chubu Head Office) was established.
1988
Mar.
The Company started total management services for high-rise intelligent buildings.
1989
Feb.
The corporate shares were traded at the over-the-counter market of the Securities Dealers Association of Japan.

1990’s

1990
Feb.
The Company was entrusted with management of a land trust building through a proposal-based competition.
1991
Apr.
The Company provided total management services to foreign government facilities under land trust system, the first of its kind in Japan.
1991
Oct.
The Company provided operation management services to a refuse incineration plant.
1992
Feb.
Hiroshima Service Office (current Chugoku Shikoku Branch) was established.
1992
Feb.
The Company started housekeeping business for urban hotels.
1992
Apr.
The Company started traffic management services for tollways.
1992
Dec.
Sapporo Branch (current Hokkaido Branch) was established.
1993
Apr.
Kobe Branch was established.
1993
Oct.
Technology Center was established in Tokyo.
1993
Nov.
The corporate shares were listed on the 2nd section of Osaka Securities Exchange.
1993
Nov.
The Company started management services for redevelopment buildings located in front of station.
1994
The Company started planning services for long-term repair plans.
Started management services for redevelopment buildings located
in front of station.
1995
The Company started building diagnostic services.
1995
Apr.
The Company was entrusted with management of an urban redevelopment building through a proposal-based competition.
1996
Jan.
Headquarters (current Registered Office) moved to 9-16 Rokutanji-cho, Nishinomiya City.
1996
Aug.
BEST System, a life-long building management system to enhance property values,
was introduced to the market.
1997
Apr.
The Company started operation and management services for a recycle center, and started maintenance and management services for facilities in an undersea tunnel.
1997
Jun.
“Kaiteki Club”, a living support service for condominium residents, was started.
1997
Nov.
Yokohama Branch was established.
1999
Jul.
KN Facilities Co., Ltd., a total building management company, was established jointly with Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd.
1999
Aug.
The Company acquired a condominium management company, Casa Co., Ltd.

2000’s

2000
Apr.
“WAFM”, an integrated asset management system designed to enhance the asset value and profitability of buildings, was introduced to the market.
2000
May
Joetsu Civic Service, K . was established jointly with Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd. as a PFI project on consignment from Joetsu-shi.
2000
Jul.
The Company acquired ISO9001 certification for professional property management services.
2000
Aug.
The Company started due diligence services for buildings.
2001
Mar.
The corporate shares were listed on the 1st section of Osaka Securities Exchange.
The Company provided equipment inspection services to a major theme park.
2001
Dec.
The Company was entrusted with performance guarantee contract services entailed in real estate securitization.
2002
Feb.
Approved by Tokyo Stock Exchange, corporate shares were listed on the 1st section of TSE.
2002
Jul.
The company was entrusted with Mitsubishi Motors Group’s property management services in Japan, and undertook total management for related facilities.
2002
Aug.
Japan Property Solutions Co., Ltd., a property management company, was established jointly with Mitsubishi Trust and Banking Corp. (current Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corp.) and other partners.
2002
Dec.
The Company was entrusted with special security for Kobe Luminarie.
2003
May
The Company started asset management services.
2003
Jul.
The Company organized securitization of office buildings in Tokyo metropolitan area and started undertaking packaged contracts of real-estate services.
2004
Jan.
The Company acquired a condominium management company, Kyokuyo Development Corporation.
2004
Apr.
The Company was entrusted with bill collection and over-the-counter services for water supply and sewage facilities
2004
Jul.
The Company started establishing funds for institutional investors.
2005
Jun.
The Company received a Category Award and a Special Award in the first Nippon PFI Grand Prize.
2006
Jan.
The environmental engineering business was spun-off into Nippon Kanzai Environment Service Co., Ltd. and started its operation.
2006
Apr.
In accordance with the designated manager system, the company started operation and maintenance services for swimming facilities as a representative company.
2006
Apr.
The Company started total management services for universities.
2006
Sep.
The Company acquired shares of a building maintenance company, Lion Building Maintenance Co., Ltd. and changed its trade name to Kanzai Facility Co., Ltd.
2006
Dec.
The Company agreed with Galileo Japan Funds Management Limited to promote a real estate fund “Galileo Japan Trust” as a joint project.
2007
Jan.
The real estate fund management business was spun-off into Tokyo Capital Management Co., Ltd..
2007
Jan.
The Company was entrusted with management of municipal houses (public housing) under the designated manager system.
2007
Mar.
The Company was entrusted with common space cleaning and parking management for a major complex facility; undertaking cleaning of indoor facilities and museums, and manned security service in urban hotels.
2007
Apr.
The Company was entrusted with total management of a major commercial facility in Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama City.
2007
The Company started a business of energy diagnostic services.
2008
Jan.
Casa Co., Ltd., a consolidated subsidiary, changed its trade name to Japan Environmental Solutions, Ltd. and started a business of membrane filtration system for underground water.
2008
May
The Company acquired shares of Sanyo Giken Co. Ltd. to make it a wholly-owned subsidiary.
2008
Jul.
The Company entered into a contract for capital and business tie-ups with Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd (current Panasonic Corporation).
2008
Aug.
The condominium management business of Kyokuyo Development Corporation, a consolidated subsidiary, was integrated into the Company, and the subsidiary was dissolved at the end of August.
2008
Nov.
The Company acquired shares of Shiseido Kaihatsu Co., Ltd., a group company of Shiseido Company, Limited, to include in the scope of consolidation with a new trade name, NS Corporation Co., Ltd.
2009
Apr.
The Company started total management services for 10 facilities of a medical equipment manufacturer.
2009
Sep.
The building maintenance business of SANKO CO.,LTD., a consolidated subsidiary, was integrated into the Company, and the subsidiary was dissolved at the end of September.

2010's

2011
Aug.
The Company acquired ISO14001 certification for “total building management and its support services”.
2011
LEAD-web system started its operation.
2012
Apr.
Kanzai Facilities Co., Ltd. merged KN Facilities Co., Ltd.
2012
The Company was designated as a BEMS aggregator.
2012
Dec.
The Company was registered as an operator with Privacy Mark certification.
2013
Mar.
The Company acquired 50% shares of PICA, an Australian strata management company, to establish capital alliance.
2013
Jun.
The Company acquired shares of NJK Holding Co., Ltd. and made it a subsidiary.
2013
Oct.
The Company obtained certification for CASBEE for real estate evaluation.
2014
Apr.
The Company adopted a double headquarters system, changing its former office in Tokyo to the “Headquarters” and former Headquarters (in Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Pref.) to “Registered Office”.
2014
Apr.
NKS Co., Ltd. merged Kanzai Facilities Co., Ltd. and its trade name was changed to Nippon Kanzai Service Co., Ltd.
2015
Sep.
Business in Okinawa was spun-off (simplified absorption-type split) into Okinawa Nippon Kanzai Co.,Ltd. and started its operation.
2016
Jan.
The company acquired ISO50001 for “energy management in its total building operation and management business at Registered Office.”
2016
Aug.
The Company acquired shares of Okinawa Sayco Co.,Ltd. and made it a subsidiary.
2017
Jan.
Okinawa Sayco Co.,Ltd. merged Okinawa Nippon Kanzai Co.,Ltd. and its trade name was changed to Okinawa Nippon kanzai Co.,Ltd.
2017
Jan.
The Company acquired 40% of equities of a housing management company in California, USA named Keystone Pacific Property Management, LCC, and made it an equity method affiliate.
2017
Jul.
Residential management business was spun-off into Nippon Kanzai Housing Management Co., Ltd.
2017
Oct.
Property management business was transferred to a consolidated subsidiary, Japan Property Solutions Co., Ltd.
2017
Dec.
The Company merged a wholly-owned subsidiary, Nippon Kanzai Service Co. Ltd.
2018
Apr.
The Company began its operation of comprehensive management business in Kansai area.
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