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April 1930
The founder, Takumi Shiotani established the SHIOTANI GLASS PROCESSING INDUSTRIES for ampoule processing at Nakatsu, Osaka, Japan.
December 1945
In Nakatsu, Osaka, the factory constructed, and revived as SHIOTANI GLASS FACTORY after the war.
September 1947
6,435F site purchased in Nakatsu, and plant of 1,790F was newly established. The full-scale manufacturing from glass melting to processing, which is the wish of Takumi Shiotani, started. Under organization change, the company renamed as SHIOTANI GLASS CO., LTD.
May 1959
Developed horizontal forming machine for Ampoules and this enabled us to produce a large quantity and improve quality with simultaneous and multiple production methods. Received the high reputation as revolutionary of Ampoule industries.
October 1964
Purchased automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine from AMBEG, in former West Germany, and began its Vial production.
October 1971
Started manufacturing Dental Cartridges.
September 1974
Developed 16H type of automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine with our own design and its operation started.
May 1975
Completed the improvement and new establishment of general equipment according to G.M.P. (The actual standards in terms of both manufacturing for medicines and quality control). Developed 18H type of automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine following 16H type and operation started.
November 1982
The plant site being located in Ohta, Tonami, Toyama prefecture, the first stage of our Toyama plant established and began its operation.
September 1986
Constructed the second stage of our Toyama plant.
October 1988
Established the subsidiary company, SHIOTANI KASEI CO.,LTD. capitalized with JYE20,000,000.- at Mikunihonmachi, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka.
January 1989
Developed the new18H type of automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine following its conventional 18H type and its operation began.
October 1990
Constructed the third stage of Toyama plant.
January 1993
Received the Drug Master File certification for the first time and have been renewed every year since then.
January 2000
ISO9002 certification and acquisition. Updating of the certification is being continued.
September 2005
Reorganized SHIOTANI GLASS (MALAYSIA) SDN. BHD. into 100% subsidiary company with capital of RM4,000,000.-
March 2006
SHIOTANI GLASS (MALAYSIA) SDN. BHD. acquired ISO9001 certification (UKAS).
August 2007
Received the Product Master File (PR-MF) certification for the first time and has renewed it every two years since then.
August 2008
The fourth stage of Toyama plant completed. The domestic production base consolidated in our Toyama plant. While our headquarter moved to Nakatsu, Osaka.
March 2010
ISO9001:2008 certification and acquisition.
April 2010
SHIOTANI GLASS (MALAYSIA) SDN. BHD. acquired ISO9001:2008 certification (UKAS).
The manual processing of glass tubes.
(1957)
The inside of the factory.
(1959)
The panoramic view of the factory at the head office.
(1965)
Automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine.
(1968)
18H type of automatic tubing glass Vial forming machine.
(1975)
TOYAMA PLANT
(1982)
SHIOTANI GLASS (MALAYSIA) SDN. BHD.
(2005)
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