Company name
OKS Company Limited
Date of initiation
March 1935
Date of establishment
July 1955
Headquarters
2-21-2, Adachi, Adachi-ku, Tokyo 120-0015 Japan
TEL
+81-3-3889-6616 (Main line)
FAX
+81-3-3889-6690
URL
http://o-k-s.com

OFFICES & FACTRIES

JAPAN
OKS Company Limited
System engineering of machine tools / Sales and after-sales service / Design / Parts manufacturing / Quality assurance / Assembly
  • Head office and plant
    2-21-2, Adachi, Adachi-ku, Tokyo 120-0015 Japan
    TEL:+81-3-3889-6616(Mainline) FAX:+81-3-3889-6690
  • Yashio plant
    664, Kizone, Yashio-shi, Saitama-ken 340-0813 Japan
    TEL:+81-48-994-2212 FAX:+81-48-994-2213
PHILIPPINES
OKS DesignTech Inc.
Design / 3D modeling
Unit 1B-104 GESTDAN CENTRUM, #80 Bokawkan Road, P.Burgos Barangay,
Baguio City 2600, Philippines
TEL/FAX: +63-74-620-3916

DESCRIPTION OF BUSINESSES

  • System integration of machine tools.
  • Manufacture and sales of fixtures(attachments) for machining centers.
  • Development, design, and manufacturing of fixture systems.
  • Machining center operation support services.
  • Development, design and manufacture of machining systems and The Baby Kangaroo System®.
  • Creation of 3D models.

DESCRIPTION OF EQUIPMENT

MACHINES
CNC Horizontal boring machine (BTD200QF): 1
Horizontal boring machine (BZ-8): 1
For Vertical Machining center: 4
Turning center (HICELL): 1
CNC Lathe (NLX2500Y): 1
Milling machine: 6
Fixture milling machine: 1
Surface grinding machine (PSG126DX, PSG63DX) : 3
Cylindrical grinding machine (600): 1
Internal grinding machine: 1
Radial drilling machine (1400): 1
Handheld probe coordinate measuring machine (XM-1000): 1
One-shot 3D measurement microscope (VR-3100): 1
CNC 3D measuring instrument (CRYSTA-APEX 910): 1
Roundness & cylindricity measuring instrument (EC5100): 1
CAD SYSTEM
Pro/E, SOLID WORKS, MICRO CADAM, AUTO CAD
CAM SYSTEM
MY PAC SUPER CAM

GRANTED PATENTS

Preload support®
Japan: No.4248817 Workpiece vibration suppression method and workpiece support device
Japan: No.4411291 Workpiece vibration suppression method and workpiece support device
United States: No.US7,462,093,B2 Workpiece support method and workpiece support device
Japan: No.4490227 Workpiece support device (air-type preload support device)
Japan: No.4572083 Preload support and ultra-precision machining method for thin-wall materials using this support (Joint patent with RIKEN, Japan)
Japan: No.4914652 Preload support application for 4 points balanced datum
Japan: No.5002646 Clamping device
Baby Kangaroo System®
Japan: No.5155854
United States: No.US 7,640,642
EU: No.2025452
China: No.ZL 2006 8 0054527.6
Hong Kong: No.HK1126719

HISTORY

1935.3
The first president Sadae Okanda established Okanda Tool Manufacturing under private management and started the manufacture and sales of measurement tools.
1955.7
Established Okanda Manufacturing to produce OKS-marked thickness gauges, taper gauges, and angle gauges as core products.
1961.7
Reorganized as Okanda Mfg. Co., Ltd., with Kenji Okanda as the president. Advanced into the production of fixtures and dedicated machine tools.
1973.9
Additionally established Hokima Plant as an assembly plant.
1986.12
Introduced MC and NC machines.
1990.8
Changed the company name from Okanda Mfg. Co., Ltd., to OKS Co., Ltd.
1996.10
Satoshi Okanda was appointed the president.
1998.10
Introduced 3D CAD.
2002.6
Started the international sales of products.
2002.12
Developed preload support.
2004.3
Developed the Baby Kangaroo System® as a quick fixture change method.
2004.11
Developed air preload support.
2005.1
Established a CAD/CAM cooperative system.
2005.1
Developed preload support and ultra-precision machining technology for thin materials (collaborative development with Riken, Japan).
2007.10
Established OKS Design Tech Inc. in the Philippines.
2008.11
Started the sales of Baby Kangaroo System® Front Slide Package.
2008.12
Obtained a US patent for preload support.
2009.1
Obtained a domestic patent for preload support.
2009.4
Designated the first Adachi-city work life balance company.
2010.1
Obtained a US patent for the Baby Kangaroo System®.
2010.4
Obtained a domestic patent for air preload support.
2010.8
Obtained a domestic patent for preload support and the ultra-precision machining method for thin materials using it (collaborative development with Riken, Japan).
2010.11
Established OKS Guangzhou Co., Ltd., in China.
2011.7
Obtained patents from four EU member countries for the Baby Kangaroo System®.
2012.1
Obtained a domestic patent of the Preload support application for 4 points balanced datum.
2012.2
Obtained a China patent for the Baby Kangaroo System®.
2012.5
Obtained a domestic patent for Clamping device.
2012.12
Established OKS Yashio Branch Factory.
2012.12
Obtained a domestic patent for the Baby Kangaroo System®.
2017.1
OKS Design Tech Inc. in the Philippines relocated the office.