January 10, 2012
Nidec Corporation
Nidec Tosok Corporation


Nidec to Participate in 2012 EV Japan Exhibition

Nidec Corporation and its group company, Nidec Tosok Corporation, announced that both companies will participate in the 3rd EV & HEV Drive System Technology Expo (EV JAPAN), an electric vehicles and technology exhibition to be held at Tokyo Big Sight (Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo) from January 18 through January 20, 2012.

During the Expo, the two companies will showcase their newest green technology, including magnet-free switched reluctance (SR) traction motors, high-efficiency automotive motors for electric power steering systems and dual clutch transmission systems, and automotive modules such as electric oil pumps and control valves.

Mr. Kazuya Hayafune, an executive officer engaged in Nidec Corporation’s automotive business, will speak at an expertise workshop on Nidec’s latest approach to rare earth-free technologies on Thursday, January 19. (Title:,Nidec EV/HEV Drive Motors and Development of Brushless Motors for Enhanced Automobile Electronization)

Main Exhibits:
- Permanent magnet-free SR traction motors

- Electric power steering brushless motors
- Dual clutch transmission (clutches and shift selection) brushless motors
- Battery-cooling brushless motors
- Engine-cooling brush/brushless motors
- Electric oil pump/module brushless motors
- Solenoid and control valves

Location: Tokyo Big Sight (Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo)
Schedule: 10:00 – 18:00 (17:00 on the last day), Wednesday, January 18 – Friday, January 20, 2012
Official website:

For more details on the Expo, please visit the following URLs:
Nidec Corporation

Nidec Tosok Corporation

Contact Information

Products & Exhibits:
Nidec Corporation: Yajima and Nishioka (Sales Dept. 2)
Tel: +81-749-42-6058 Fax: +81-749-42-7449 E-mail:
Nidec Tosok Corporation: Setoguchi and Yadama (Sales Dept. , Automobile Parts Division)
Tel: +81-46-252-3131 Fax: +81-46-256-6006 E-mail:
Media Relations:
Nidec Corporation: Mr. Norio Tamura (General Manager, Public Relations & Advertising Dept.)
Address: 338 Tonoshiro-cho, Kuze, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8205 Tel: +81-75-935-6150
Nidec Tosok Corporation: Mr. Kiyoshi Okawa (General Manager, Corporate Planning Dept.)
Address: 2-215 Sobudai, Zama-shi, Kanagawa 252-8570 Tel: +81-46-252-3102