Hini Arata Kan features the range of advanced technology that Daifuku, a leading material handling company, has developed 80 years of operation.
Hini Arata Kan visitors will benefit from experiencing approximately 400 Daifuku products and 150 related items capable of integrating with Daifuku systems provided by 40 other logistics vendors. Our experienced staff will guide you around the 3-story facility to demonstrate the equipment. Tours are available in Japanese, English and Chinese.
In addition, tours are conducted using ear-pieces and the facility is wheelchair accessible, part of our effort towards the realization of a universal design.

About Hini Arata Kan
Building area 6,049 sq. m (65,110 sq. ft)
Building height 25.1m (82 ft)
Floor space 19,482 sq. m (209,702 sq. ft)
Parking space Parking available for busses (up to 5) and cars (up to 50)
Operation hours 9:00 AM-5:00 PM (Reservations required)
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays
Facility Event Hall (Up to 150 people)
Meeting Room (Up to 14, 8, 6 people)
Restaurant (Reservations required)
International Conference Hall (Up to 38 people)

Operating Department

Operating Department
Operating Department Hiniaratakan (Daifuku Co., Ltd.)
Representative Koichi Takamitsu, Center Director
Address 1225 Nakazaiji, Hino-cho, Gamo-gun
Shiga 529-1692 JAPAN Directions
TEL 81-(0)748-53-3970
FAX 81-(0)748-53-3921

Environmental Effort

Photovoltaic System

Photovoltaic System

Daifuku installed solar panels on the roof of Hini Arata Kan. The system generated approximately 270,000 kWh of power, which reduced CO2 emissions by 110 tons.

Carbon Offset

Carbon Offset

Since 2014, Hini Arata Kan has offset 100% of the yearly CO2 emissions generated from electricy and LPG use at the center and shuttle busses (including the use of biodiesel fuel).