Startup Factory Kansai

SEIREN Co., Ltd./SABAE SEIKI Co.,Ltd./Harue Electronic Corporation
YAMADA-GIKEN Co., Ltd./Industrial Technology Center of Fukui Prefecture

Area of support

  • Provides standard buses for startup businesses developing mission critical components for nanosatellites
  • Product design and prototyping for mass production and multi-product low-volume production of nanosatellites

Area of specialty

  • Support technology

    • Mechanical
    • Electrical
    • Software
    • Others
  • Support Stage

    • Business Design
      (Consulting)
    • Specifications examination
      (requirement analysis)
    • Prototype design/
      manufacture
    • Design for mass production
    • Mass production manufacture/
      assembly
      (small lots okay)
    • Product testing
  • Products assisted

    • IoT/
      Information technology
    • Robots/
      industrial machinery
    • Medical and welfare
    • AerospaceProvision of standard buses for CubeSat
    • Others

Display example

  • Has track record
  • Able to assist
  • Unable to assist
English Support Level
Telephone/Mail support
Conversational(Prefers to be contacted by email)
Sales / Concept meeting
with an Interpreter
Technical meeting
with an Interpreter

About

Profile

  • Company profile
    As indicated by our name, SEIREN started out in the textile and fiber scouring business. Since then we have continued to expand our business operations based on the technology we have amounted over a long history spanning over 1 century, our technical capabilities and our ability to take advantage of information technology. SEIREN provides support for manufacturing all over the globe in a broad range of technical fields.
  • Overview of support
    We provide support in the area of product design, prototyping for mass production and testing of nanosatellites.
    We provide support in the area of satellite manufacture and testing for companies looking to enter the aerospace industry or further business expansion in the field of satellites.

Contact

Contact/Representative

Akihiro Nogata

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • Joined SEIREN in 1991.
  • From 2008 Akihiro served as a liaison in the area of research and development.
  • From 2018 to present, he has worked in the business management department of the R&D Center.

Message to startups

Harnessing the fully-integrated production system designed and developed by the SEIREN Group and our global production bases, we aim to provide high value-added products that conform to the global market in terms of both quality and cost with quick product development and streamlined production. We hope to provide support to startups based on the advanced technologies we have amassed in a diverse range of fields, including automotive materials, sports and fashion, electronics, medical and environment and life materials.

Hiroshi Sawazaki

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • Joined SEIREN in 2005 where he was responsible for the development of industrial machinery and equipment.
  • From 2016, Hiroshi worked on spacecraft development.

About

Profile

  • Company profile
    For 55 years since our foundation, SABAE SEIKI has been a machinery manufacturer providing a range of innovative, automated industrial machinery based on our concept of "protecting the spirit of manufacturing".
  • Overview of support
    We can offer support in the field of technologies for testing housing components and assembly of nanosatellites.

Contact

Contact/Representative

Tsutomu Kiriyama

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • Tsutomu joined SABAE SEIKI as an engineer in the field of machine design and assembly technologies.
  • Appointed to Director in February 2000
  • Appointed to Director & Vice President in April 2018

Message to startups

For many years, SABAE SEIKI has been involved in the manufacture of key production facilities for a number of leading electronic parts manufacturers and harnessing our experience in production technologies, we can provide support in the production of prototypes and mass production of nanosatellites.

About

Profile

  • Company profile
    Our main area of business lies in the production of electronic components and the design and manufacture of industrial machinery.
  • Overview of support
    We provide standard buses for startup businesses developing mission critical components for nanosatellites. We also design housing components for satellites.

Contact

Contact/Representative

Hiroshi Yamaguchi

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • Design/development of industrial machinery
  • Director of Harue Electronic

Message to startups

We aim to provide support to ensure the success of this business. We look forward to working with you all.

About

Profile

  • Company profile
    The purpose behind our establishment was to take on the challenge of developing new technologies to overcome the obstacles posed by social and environmental issues and based on our motto of "changing the world with dreams", we are involved in the development, manufacture and sale of IoT systems for road sensors that address the problem of snow and ice and anti-freeze measures with a focus on sensor technologies.
  • Overview of support
    We can offer support for the design and development of communication antennas installed on satellites and antennas used to transmit observational data from land bases to satellites as part of key technologies used in nanosatellites.

Contact

Contact/Representative

Tadayuki Yamada

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • Representative Director
  • Tadayuki has played an integral role in product development in the area of design since the foundation of YAMADA-GIKEN.

Message to startups

With a view to the in-orbit testing of key technologies used in the aerospace industry and further expanding our ground-based business combining our own sensor technologies, we have identified the aerospace industry as a future market for YAMADA-GIKEN and while aiming to realize the new economic strategies of the Fukui prefectural government, also hope to play a key role in the creation of new industry and further industry development.

About

Profile

  • Company profile
    Based on the motto of "we serve as your engineering department", the Industrial Technology Center of Fukui Prefecture functions as a comprehensive testing and research facility for industry in Fukui prefecture with operations focusing on the three key areas of research and development, technical support and technology transfers.
  • Overview of support
    We can provide support in the area of testing for nanosatellites.
    The Industrial Technology Center offers a range of facilities, including vibration test equipment , clean rooms, anechoic chambers and thermal vacuum testing facilities.

Contact

Contact/Representative

Futoshi Matsui

Professional background/Areas of support, etc.

  • 2000: Joined Fukui Prefectural Government where he was assigned to the Industrial Technology Center and responsible for laser machining
  • 2011: Responsible for personnel placement in companies and support organizations and the creation of new industry through industry-academia-government collaboration
  • 2017: Assigned to current position (Aerospace/Environmental Research Group) where he is responsible for the creation of new aerospace industries.

Message to startups

The Industrial Technology Center offers a range of testing facilities for nanosatellites. We look forward to seeing you there to take advantage of our facilities.