As a corporate citizen, we promote ESG management and aim to be a company that continues to be expected by society. As part of this, we will contribute to the realization of the SDGs by developing human resources, protecting and beautifying the environment, and taking disaster countermeasures through community contribution activities.
In July 2021, in commemoration of the cumulative sales of 50 billion automobile fuses, a total of 5 million yen worth of goods to Ogaki City, a total of 1 million yen worth of goods to Ogaki City Nishi Elementary School / Western Junior High School and Gifu Prefectural Ogaki Technical High School Was donated. (Robots for programming learning, 60-inch LCD TVs, webcams, laptop computers, etc.) We hope to help develop human resources for manufacturing.
We provide free support for Hughes to the teams participating in the Student Formula Student Tournament. In addition, the vehicles participating in the Toyohashi University of Technology Automotive Research Department, which we sponsor, are exhibited at the head office factory every year to create a place for employees and students to exchange opinions.
We accept internships and factory tours for high school and college students so that more people can know about the manufacturing site. In addition, we accept technical intern trainees from Toyohashi University of Technology every year and carry out practical training for two months.
The new head office factory, completed in 2019, uses metal heat insulation sandwich panels on the walls and gas heat pumps for air conditioning. By managing the energy consumption and infrastructure equipment in each area of the factory with a central monitoring system, we have succeeded in reducing CO2 emissions by 30% or more compared to the old factory.
We participate in garbage picking volunteers every year during the Ogaki Festival. In addition, we are making company-wide efforts to beautify the region, such as picking up trash around the head office factory and Ogaki factory twice a year. (Cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the spread of coronavirus infection)
We have concluded a "Forest Creation in Collaboration with Companies" agreement with Gifu Prefecture and Ogaki City in order to preserve the rich natural environment.
Since 2009, we have been promoting satoyama-making activities at the "Pacific Satoyama Forest" in Kamiishizu Town, Ogaki City, Gifu Prefecture. We are creating comprehensive satoyama that is integrated with the local community, such as forest maintenance to protect safe, secure and abundant living spaces, and promotion of forest environment education using satoyama. (Cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the spread of coronavirus infection)
In March 2021, in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of our founding, we donated items such as disaster prevention tents to the residents' association around the head office factory.
In March 2019, we set up a garbage station on the premises of the company and handed it over to the local residents' association.
We participate in the "Gifu Prefecture Invention Kufu Exhibition" held by the Gifu Prefecture Invention Association, which exhibits and commends excellent inventions and works. There is a children's section, a general section, and a trademark / company mark section, and this exhibition is attended by a large number of people, from children to adults, professionals, and amateurs, and is helping to revitalize manufacturing in the prefecture.
In March 2020, the front yard of the head office factory "PEC GARDEN" was registered in the Ogaki City Disaster Cooperation Office Registration System. It will be used as a storage for relief supplies and a temporary shelter in the event of a disaster.