Nakashima Propeller is a general manufacturer of marine propellers and other propulsion equipment. Nakashima Propeller provides reliable propulsion equipment for vessels navigating the world’s oceans and seas.

Company Profile

Corporate Philosophy

Our current corporate philosophy was created on June 15, 2004, and builds on the spirit of the original November 1960 “company principle” while also taking account of 21st century values and social conditions. In order to gain the trust of society and our customers, we consistently pursue new ideas that cater to diverse needs in order to give shape to limitless possibilities, and by so doing, make the advancement of a prosperous future for all mankind our guiding principle.

Corporate Philosophy

Corporate Philosophy of Nakashima Propeller Co., Ltd.

Our Motto
Nakashima respects the differences and diversity of people. By following lawful practices, we strive to be a trustworthy and reliable company.
Our Mission
By providing optimal products for individuals, society, and the environment, Nakashima contributes to the enrichment of society.
Our Vision
With propeller manufacturing at its core, Nakashima aims to achieve stable business management by undertaking unique and worthwhile activities.
We are fortunate to work together at Nakashima.
We will trust each other and respect each other’s differences as we work.
Moving forward as one company to serve society, we will use our resources for the further advancement of mankind, aiming to enrich our lives and culture.

Company Concept – “Optimal Product Creation Company”

As a manufacturer we will deliver satisfaction and great impressions to people, society and environment through optimum products and services.

Nakashima defines “optimal” as the configuration of varied elements into the best possible form, and strives to provide optimal products and services that satisfy our customers.
We develop unique products that merge cutting-edge technology with human sensitivity through custom design, in line with our long-held company culture cultivated over the last 80 years.
The word “company” carries connotations of friendship and camaraderie.
We must not forget the individual role we play in our Company and in society as we pursue optimal product creation with confidence and pride.

Nakashima Group Brand Slogan


Nakashima Propeller plays the central role of the Nakashima Group and has a long history of build-to-order production. Nakashima Propeller has been producing unique custom-made propellers, each of which is one and only product in the world, in response to its customers. Meanwhile, the Nakashima Group has been expanding the technology and concept of this build-to-order production system cultivated by the manufacture of propellers, and applying them to a variety of fields including the medical, life, and environmental fields.
The Nakashima Group has the action assignment of responding to the diversified needs of each customer. In pursuit of the newest optimization, the Nakashima Group is aiming for the realization of infinite possibilities beyond stereotypes.
Nakashima Group's brand slogan "We Go Beyond" expresses its strong wish of realizing what has not been realized or accomplished by anyone in the past. It is Nakashima Group's promise to respond to the expectation and reliance of all customers. The Nakashima Group will continue evolving toward the bright and prosperous future of people and society.