Sustainability

CSR Report – Additional Materials: Actions Taken in our Workplaces

China Kunshan NSK Co., Ltd. (Kunshan Plant)

Kunshan NSK Co., Ltd. (Kunshan Plant)
Address 258 South Huang Pu Jiang Road, Kunshan, Economic & Technical Development Zone, Jiangsu, 215335, China
Employees 1,576 (as of March 31, 2010)
Business Outline Manufacture of industrial machinery bearings (ball bearings), automotive products, etc.
ISO14001 December 2003

Founded in 1997, the Kunshan plant was NSK's first plant in China.

Energy Conservation

Cooling pump&Lighting with inverter&Energy-Efficient Company certification
The Kunshan plant has adopted the following energy conservation measures:
  • 1. Installed inverters in cooling pumps
  • 2. Installed inverters in fluorescent lighting
  • 3. Reduced pressure and pressure loss in compressed air machinery
As a result of these initiatives, the company was selected as a Leading Energy-Efficient Company by Suzhou City in fiscal 2009.

Contributing to the Local Community

Awarding scholarships
The plant promotes the education of local youth by providing scholarships to promising students in Kunshan City.

(as of June 2010)