Since our establishment in 1975, NED has striven to produce cutting-edge technology in the Line Scan Camera industry, consistently providing reliable and innovative products and solutions. NED specializes in the manufacturing of industrial machine vision systems. Our goal is to become the world's leading manufacturer, particularly in the "eye" (camera) and "brain" (image processor) aspects of industrial machine vision systems.

Company Overview

Company Name Nippon Electro-Sensory Devices Corp.
Head Office Itachibori 2-5-12 Nishi-ku, Osaka 550-0012, Japan
Founded 1975
Employees 75
Business Operations Development, design, manufacture and sales of:
• High Speed Line Scan Cameras
• Multipurpose Controllers for line scan cameras & OEM grabber boards
• Customized controllers for line scan cameras
• Multipurpose controllers for image processing & OEM grabber boards
• Dedicated systems for image processing
• Other products for optronics and mechatronics applications
Company History Nov 1975: NIPPON ELECS Devices Corp. formed with a capital of 35 million yen
Feb 1985: First development of Line Scan Cameras
Apr 1985: Company capital increased to 98 million yen
Apr 1986: Established Tokyo Sales Office
Jun 1991: Company name changed to Nippon Electro-Sensory Devices Corporation (NED)
Jun 1992: Established Nishi-Nippon Sales Office in Hakata, Fukuoka
Jun 1995: Development of 3CCD Colour Line Camera
Aug 1996: Development of High Speed Frame Grabber Boards
Dec 1996: Development of Wafer Inspection Devices
Feb 2002: Achieved ISO 9001 Certification
May 2005: In-house development of high speed CMOS line sensors
Sep 2005: Osaka Head Office moved to Head Office Building, Nishi-ku, Osaka
Jan 2006: Achieved ISO 14001 Certification
Nov 2010: Member of the CoaXPress Consortium developing the next-generation CoaXPress interface
Jan 2012: Hamamatsu Technical Centre Opened


Our office locations and telephone numbers are listed below. For telephone enquiries in English, please contact Osaka head office or send us a message.

Osaka Head Office (Overseas Sales)

Itachibori 2-5-12, Nishi-ku, Osaka 550-0012, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6534-5300 Fax: +81-6-6534-6080

Tokyo Sales Office

Gibraltar Ohi Bldg. 402, Ohi 1-45-2, Shinagawa, Tokyo 140-0014, Japan
Tel: +81-3-5718-3181 Fax: +81-3-5718-0331

West Japan Office

Twin Square, Enokida 1-8-28, Hakata, Fukuoka 812-0004, Japan
Tel: +81-92-451-9333 Fax: +81-92-451-9335

Hamamatsu Office

HI-Cube #307, Wajiyama 3-1-7, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu 432-8003, Japan
Tel: +81-53-475-0520 Fax: +81-53-475-0525

Amagasaki Development Center

Nishinagasucho 3-6-30, Amagasaki, Hyogo 660-0805, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6489-4405 Fax: +81-6-6489-4408

Aikawa Lab

Aikawa 2-23-20, Higashiyodogawa, Osaka 533-0007, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6349-0010