History

1950's

1955
  • Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd. was founded. (April 5) [Detail]
  • The Pipe House, our first product, was launched. [Detail]
  • Established Osaka Factory (Chikko Factory) in Minato-ku, Osaka.
1957
  • Constructed the storehouse of Tamon Shuzou Nishinomiya Factory. Obtained certification from the Japan Lightweight Iron Construction Association to pave the way for full-fledged steel pipe structures in Japan.
1959
  • Developed the Movable Classroom as a means to resolve the shortage of classrooms caused by the postwar baby boom. [Detail]
  • Daiwa Kosho Co., Ltd.(current Daiwa Lease Co., Ltd.) was founded.
  • Daiwa Konpo Co., Ltd. (current Daiwa Logistics Co., Ltd.) was established.
  • Developed the origin of the prefabricated house, the Midget House, which became a huge success as a study room built in three hours. [Detail]
  • Went public as over-the-counter stock on the Tokyo and Osaka Stock Exchanges.
Pipe House
Midget House

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