Apr 1, 2015

Daifuku America Corporation Welcomed Ohio Governor John R. Kasich for Important Transportation Bill Signing

Daifuku America Corporation Welcomed Ohio Governor John R. Kasich for Important Transportation Bill Signing

REYNOLDSBURG, OHIO (April 1, 2015)

– Daifuku America Corporation -- a subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company and a leading provider of material handling solutions -- proudly welcomed Ohio Governor John R. Kasich, state and local officials and other dignitaries to its headquarters in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, today. Governor Kasich signed Ohio’s Transportation Budget Bill.

“We are honored to be chosen as the location of the transportation budget bill signing. We worked closely with the state to obtain a grant to expand the road in front of our facility,” said Tim Hund, President of Daifuku America Corporation. “With the expansion of our building and road, we were able to add dozens of employees who now have better access to our facility. We have first-hand knowledge about how improving roads, improves business.”

Last year, Daifuku America Corporation completed a large renovation project to update its offices and add nearly 10,000 square feet of space. The Reynoldsburg, Ohio, headquarters consists of over 100 office and manufacturing employees. Daifuku America Corporation is well-known for developing automated handling systems for the automotive and cleanroom industries.

About Daifuku America Corporation

Daifuku America Corporation is a subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company, a leading developer of innovative material handling technology such as Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), conveyors, baggage handling systems, bulk handling systems, cleanroom systems and airport maintenance services. Daifuku North America consists of Daifuku America Corporation, Jervis B. Webb Company, Elite Line Services, Logan Teleflex, Inc., and Wynright Corporation. Daifuku North America specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing, installation and service of integrated systems used in the automotive, airport, semiconductor, LCD equipment, food/beverage, bulk, warehousing and manufacturing industries. Daifuku North America is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., with manufacturing locations throughout North America.