People, Awards, History

People

Breakdown of researchers by field of education

Awards

  • Technology Award from Architectural Institute of Japan 2019
    Development of crack prevention technology using ultra-low shrinkage concrete
  • Chairman’s Award from Advanced Cogeneration and Energy Utilization Center JAPAN 2018
    Development of a CO2-free hydrogen energy utilization system that achieves optimal management of electricity and heat
  • Technology Award from The Society of Heating, Air-Conditioning and Sanitary Engineers of Japan 2018
    JUNTENDO B -Metropolitan Medico-Arch Project- Creation of urban high-rise hospitals through collaboration between medical and architectural
  • Environmental Award from The Japan Society of Civil Engineers 2017
    Environmental technologies for the development of sustainable cities in oil field areas of the Sultanate of Oman
  • Technology Award from Architectural Institute of Japan 2017
    Liquefaction damage reduction measure for small-scale structures and outdoor facilities
  • Paper Award from Architectural Institute of Japan 2017
    Broadband strong motion simulation and prediction for great earthquakes based on strong motion records
  • Award from Japan Association for Fire Science and Engineering 2017
    Studies on fire protection and smoke control measures for openings of buildings and their applications to building designing

History

1944
Research Section organized in the design department of the head office
1949

Renamed as the Research Department

Laboratory in the back of the head office (1955)
Laboratory in the back of the head office (1955)
1960

Renamed as the Research Laboratory

Basement laboratory of the head office (1960)
Basement laboratory of the head office (1960)
1962
Inaugural issues of Reports from the Research Laboratory of Shimizu Construction Co.,Ltd. and Special Report from the Research Laboratory of Shimizu Construction Co.,Ltd. published
1972

Main building built in Etchujima, Koto-ku, to integrate all functions

Aerial view of Institute of Technology (1974)
Aerial view of Institute of Technology (1974)
1975
Structural Testing Laboratory and Acoustic Laboratory opened
1984
Renamed as the Institute of Technology
Clean Room Laboratory opened
1986
Vibration Testing Laboratory opened
1988
Ultra-Clean Room Laboratory opened
1991

Geotechnical Centrifuge Laboratory, Vibration Control Laboratory opened

Aerial view of Institute of Technology (1994)
Aerial view of Institute of Technology (1994)
1998
Electromagnetic Environment Laboratory opened
2001
Rooftop Biotope opened
Acoustics Laboratory expanded
2003
New Main Building opened
2005
Historical Gallery of Construction Technology opened
New Wind Tunnel Testing Laboratory opened
2006
New Biotope "Saisei-no Mori" opened
Rock Testing Block, Environment Testing Block, and Fire Testing Block opened
Microgrid demonstration facility opened
Safety & Security Center and Collaboration Center opened
2007
New Cleanroom Laboratory opened
2008
Shimizu Open Academy started
2010
Main Building renewed as a Smart Building
2012
Historical Gallery of Construction Technology renewed
2013
Materials Laboratory and new Multipurpose Testing Laboratory opened
2015
Advanced Earthquake Engineering Laboratory opened
2017
Robotics Laboratory opened
Aerial view of Institute of Technology (2017)
Aerial view of Institute of Technology (2017)

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