Hitachi Zosen Founder's Story

The history of Hitachi Zosen Group began with Edward Hazlett Hunter, a British businessman who founded "OSAKA IRON WORKS" on April 1, 1881.
Explore from the new year's table, top management and staff's discussions, and essays what kind of person our founder was who was committed to the modernization of Japan by cultivating industries centered on shipbuilding.

Founder Story

E.H.Hunter profile

The profile of E.H.Hunter.


Roundtable on Hitachi Zosen Founder E.H.Hunter

About E.H.Hunter, Chairman Tanisho, our staff Kusuda, and Yamamoto talk.


Hunter Essay

Introducing a total of 9 essays on the history of our company related to E.H.Hunters.


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