Becoming a global company that grows sustainably for the next 100 years and beyond Becoming a global company that grows sustainably for the next 100 years and beyond

Gratitude for the past 50 years
and steps towards a new era


The power to dream

Past to present:
How our dream became a reality

Present to future:
The feeling that the dreams
of the present will become the reality of the future


The Nidec Group in 50 years

This video shows the epoch-making events of each decade in Nidec’s history since the company’s establishment in 1973.

Events in 50 years

Founding Archives 360° view

Nidec was born in this prefabricated hut in 1973.
This “hut” now serves as the company’s foundation memorial hall at the company’s head office.
You can see a 360° panoramic image.

See the 360° view


The Nidec Group song

Nidec Way

To commemorate their company’s 50th anniversary, Nidec Group employees made this song, “Nidec Way ~ Ashita wa Motto (Tomorrow will Be a Better Day Than Today),” to make strong steps forward to make tomorrow a better day than today.

The idea selected from among employees’ submissions

Thoughts and feelings represented in the 50th anniversary logo

Since our founding in 1973, we have been providing solutions to the conservation of the global environment and many other issues through our products centered on motors, which are indispensable to things that spin and move.
The 50th anniversary commemorative logo, with a “5” and a “0” (drawn in green, our corporate color) overlapping with each other, represents an image of employees arm in arm together, to create synergies in the Nidec Group and the aspiration for “One Nidec.”
As the world’s leading comprehensive motor manufacturer, we stay committed to contributing to reducing the global electricity consumption and CO2 emissions by supplying high-efficiency motors and related products. To be socially indispensable company for the next 100 years, we will strive ahead with all our strength.