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New Head Office
Company Name Japan Engine Corporation
Location Head Office & Factory
1 Minamifutami, Futami-cho, Akashi City, Hyogo 674-0093, Japan
TEL: +81-78-949-0800 (main line)

Representative President and Representative Director Ken Kawashima
Founded November 1st, 1910
Capital 2.215 billion yen (TSE Standard Market Listed)
Major Products and Operations Development, design, manufacturing, maintenance, repair, sale and licensing of engines and other components
Number of enployees 367(As of March 31st, 2024)
Offices Tokyo Branch
4th Floor, Choyu Landic Building, 1-11 Shimbashi 3-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0004, Japan
TEL: +81-3-3504-5031

Imabari Office
5th Floor, Maemi Building, 5-3 Kitahorai-cho 1-chome, Imabari City, Ehime 794-0028, Japan
TEL: +81-898-32-7588

Customer Support Center in Shanghai
Room 1001, Building 1, No. 268, Zhongshan South Road, Shanghai
(c/o Shanghai Yinghai Shipping Agency Co., Ltd.)
TEL: +86-21-6333-6268
Major Banks Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
The Minato Bank, Ltd.

Major Shareholders Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Namura Shipbuilding Co.,Ltd.
CKB Corporation
Kanax Corporation
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines,Ltd.
Imabari Shipbuilding Co.,Ltd.
Ken Kawashima President
Seiji Shindo Representative Executive Managing Director of Technology
Takeshi Shibata Executive Managing Director of Administration
Osamu Iwanaga Board Director Executive Officer, Senior Plant General Manager
Ikuo Takeuchi Outside Director
Hisatoshi Kurose Outside Director
Jun Suzuki Outside Director
Katsundo Matsui Standing Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Masaki Fujita Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Akira Arita Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Tetsuya Yamamoto Executive Officer, Senior General Manager, Quality Assurance & Service
Masahide Sugihara Executive Officer, General Manager of General Affairs Department & Internal Audit Office
Akihiro Miyanagi Executive Officer, Chief Engineer & Ammonia Fueled Engine Development Office
Kenji Kawasaki Executive Officer, General Manager, Planning & Administration Department and GX Strategy Office
Akifumi Terada Executive Officer, Senior Production General Manager
Masaki Okazato Executive Officer, Senior Sales General Manager 
Kanki Yoshida Executive Officer, Service Engineering
Koji Edo Executive Officer, General Manager, Hydrogen Fueled Engine Development Office and Development & Design Department


The logo mark is designed with an abbreviated company name and inherited the long-beloved trade mark of propeller. This is a symbol of our commitment for our continuous sincerity and vitalized strives for building a firm trust.

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