Japanese Railway Associations

Japanese Railway Associations

Japanese Railway Associations

 

Association of Japanese Private Railways:

Nihon Minei Tetsudo Kyokai

Address : 2-6-1 Otemachi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0004
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32111401
Fax : 03 32130446
Website : www.mintetsu.or.jp


Association of Japanese Private Railways, the railways are in close contact with many people's lives, the Association is established for the purpose to make things more secure and convenient. Is a member of the 72 railway companies at the date of April 01, 2010.

Improving the safety of rail and track, everyone's life would lead to improved people's convenience, safety and security measures, and strengthening activities to promote the development of environmental activities and train thoroughly.

 

Association of Railroad Kiosk Workers Union:

Tetsudo Kosaikai Kiosk Rodokumiai

Address : 6-1-18 Kojimachi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 102-0083
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32629709
Fax : 03 32629758

 

Congress of Japan Railway Cybernetics Association:

Nihon Tetsudo Saibanechikusu Kyogikai

Address : 2-20-7 Misakicho, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 101-0061
Country : Japan

 

Council of Rolling Stock Industry Workers Unions:

Sharyo-sango Rodokumiai Kyogikai

Address : 1-1 Sanbonmatsucho, Atsutaku Nagoya Aichiken
Zip : 456-0032
Country : Japan
Phone : 052 8720369
Fax : 052 8827245

 

East Japan Railway Culture Foundation:

Address : 2-2-2 Yoyogi, Shibuyaku Tokyo
Zip : 151-8578
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 53340623
Fax : 03 53340624

 

General Fed of Private Railway Workers Unions of Japan:

Nihon Shitetsu Rodokumiai Sorengokai

Address : Shitetsu Kaikan Bldg, 4-3-5 Takanawa, Minatoku Tokyo
Zip : 108-0074
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 34730166
Fax : 03 34473927

 

Japan Association of Railway Industries:

Nihon Tetsudo Sharyo Kogyokai

Address : Daiichi Tekko Bldg, 1-8-2 Marunouchi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32011911
Fax : 03 32013053

 

Japan Confederation of Railway Workers Unions:

Zen-Nihon Tetsudo Rodokumiai Sorengokai

Address : Meguro Satsuki Bldg, 3-2-13 Nishigotanda, Shinagawaku Tokyo
Zip : 141-0031
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 34917191
Fax : 03 34917192

 

Japan Monorail Association:

Nihon Monoreru Kyokai

Address : Mizuno Bldg, 2-12-10 Uchikanda, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 101-0047
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32586471
Fax : 03 32586472

 

Japan N-Gauge Railroad Model Association:

Nihon N-Geji Tetsudo Mokei Kogyokai

Address : 1-24-10 Nishiochiai, Shinjukuku Tokyo
Zip : 161-0031
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 39542501
Fax : 03 39522363

 

Japan National Railway Locomotive Engineers Union:

Zen Kokutetsu Doryokusha Rodokumiai

Address : Union Copo #303, 3-3-1 Takinogawa, Kitaku Tokyo
Zip : 114-0023
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 39402671
Fax : 03 39402672

 

Japan Railway Construction Transport and Technology Agency:

Address : Yokohama I - Landtower 21F, 6-50-1 Honcho, Nakaku Yokohama Kanagawaken
Zip : 231-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 045 2229124
Fax : 045 2229152
Website : www.jrtt.go.jp

 

Japan Railway Civil Engineering Association (JRCEA):

Address : 1-11-9 Ueno Taito-ku Tokyo, Imasusanibiru 5.6 F
Zip : 110-0008
Country : Japan
Phone : 03-5846-5300
Fax : 03-5846-5393
Website : www.jrcea.or.jp

 

Japan Railway Contractors Association Inc:

Nihon Tetsudo Kensetsugyo Kyokai

Address : 2-5-1 Hatchobori, Chuoku Tokyo
Zip : 104-0032
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 35512494
Fax : 03 35514954

 

Japan Railway Engineers Association:

Nihon Tetsudo Gijutsu Kyokai

Address : Tani Bldg 4F, 1-28-6 Kameido, Kotoku Tokyo
Zip : 136-0071
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 56262321
Fax : 03 56262325
Website : www.jrea.or.jp
Chairman : Yoichi Iwahashi


Association, "Japanese Railway Engineering Association (JREA)" was established in February of 1947 (Allow Association August 2006) and the Directorate General of Railway Transport of the time (after the current JNR JR Group) proposed by technology leaders, called on the national railway engineers and industry, including private railways Kokutetsu, which was inspired by Hakarou morale and solidarity with both.

Have been stricken in the devastation of the Japanese were defeated, senior aims to rebuild the country we are giving in to this arose in trying to train have the technology to the world Yuhi unique to Japan one day and Then 20 years later it built a Shinkansen high-speed rail system.

Current information technology into the 21st century (IT) has a remarkable progress, the future of IT is going to be even more dramatic railway system is achieved and to take advantage.

Scope of Activities:

  1. Conduct research to develop and advance railway technology
  2. Collect and research information on railway technology
  3. Conduct research to improve the efficiency of railway operation
  4. Conduct studies to train and utilize railway engineers and technicians
  5. Publish technology magazines and books
  6. Organize seminars, exhibitions, workshops, discussion groups, etc.
  7. Conduct other activities deemed necessary for achieving the purpose of JREA

 

Japan Railway Technical Service:

Kaigai Tetsudo Gijutsu Kyoryoku Kyokai

Address : Taiyokan Bldg 3F, 2-27-8 Hongo, Bunkyoku Tokyo
Zip : 113-0033
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 56843171
Fax : 03 56843180

 

Japan Railway Trade Unions Confederation:

Nihon Tetsudo Rodokumiai Rengokai

Address : Kyodo Bldg 9F, 1-8-10 Muromachi Nihonbashi, Chuoku Tokyo
Zip : 103-0022
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32704590
Fax : 03 32704429

 

Japan Railway Welfare Agency:

Nihon Tetsudo Kosei Jigyo Kyokai

Address : Kamakuragashi Bldg 2F, 2-2-1 Uchikanda, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 101-0047
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32526361
Fax : 03 32526363

 

Japan Overseas Rolling Stock Association (JORSA):

Address : Tekko Bldg. 1-8-2, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Zip : 100
Country : Japan
Phone : +81-3-3201-3145
Fax : +81-3-3214-4717
Website : www.jorsa.or.jp


The Japan Overseas Rolling Stock Association (JORSA) was established in 1953 as a special authorized corporation under the Export and Import Transaction Law of Japan and with the approval of Japan Minister of International Trade and Industry. JORSA is an umbrella organization of 31 Japanese leading trading companies and manufacturers of rolling stock and parts. JORSA shall carry out its business to come together for mutual interests of members with the aim of encouraging sound development of trade transaction of rolling stock.

Railways have competed and cooperated with other means of transportation including automobiles, aircraft and ships, as an important part of the social infrastructure. There has been growing demand for railway transport systems due to their superior economic efficiency, as well as demand for their ability to reduce environmental impact, protect the environment, and promote energy-saving efforts, on a global scale.

Particularly, Japan has developed superior technologies in the area of inter-city high-speed railways and urban railways, and put those to practical use. JORSA assists in spreading such railway technologies in Japan to overseas countries and thereby facilitates social development in many countries. JORSA also strives to help support and contribute to environmental improvements, and settle related problems-in those countries.

 

Japan Subway Association:

Nihon Chikatetsu Kyokai

Address : Truck Kaikan, 3-2 Yotsuya, Shinjukuku Tokyo
Zip : 160-0004
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 33575141
Fax : 03 33575147

 

Kansai Railway Association:

Kansai Tetsudo Kyokai

Address : Chuo Denryoku Club nai, 2-1-25 Dojimahama, Kitaku Osaka
Zip : 530-0004
Country : Japan
Phone : 06 63456351
Fax : 06 63410914

 

Kanto Railway Association:

Kanto Tetsudo Kyokai

Address : 1-6-4 Marunouchi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32111406
Fax : 03 32130446

 

National Railway Express Transporation Association:

Zenkoku Tsuun Kyokai

Address : Nittsu Bldg, 3-12-9 Sotokanda, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 101-0021
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 52562380
Fax : 03 32571589

 

National Railway Workers Union:

Kokutetsu Rodokumiai

Address : Kokuro Kaikan Bldg, 1-11-4 Marunouchi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32120480
Fax : 03 32112847

 

Railway Country Workers Unions:

Kokutetsu Doryokusha Rodokumiai Sorengo

Address : Doryokusha Kaikan, 2-8 Kanamecho, Chuoku Chibashi Chibaken
Zip : 260-0017
Country : Japan
Phone : 043 2227207
Fax : 043 2247197

 

Railway Electrical Engineering Association of Japan:

Tetsuodo Kamotsu Kyokai

Address : Kokusai Kanko Kaikan Bldg, 1-8-3 Marunouchi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32310604
Fax : 03 32315708

 

Railway Freight Association:

Tetsuodo Kamotsu Kyokai

Address : Kokusai Kanko Kaikan Bldg, 1-8-3 Marunouchi, Chiyodaku Tokyo
Zip : 100-0005
Country : Japan
Phone : 03 32310604
Fax : 03 32315708

 

The Japanese Railway Society (JRS):

The Japanese Railway Society (JRS) was founded in 1991 in London, England, to promote the knowledge of the railways of Japan in England and other non-Japanese-speaking parts of the world. Since 1991, there have been several activities like exhibitions (also of railway models), a TV-show (on Naruhodo The World, Fuji TV), many meetings in England, Germany and the Netherlands, and seven guided tours to Japan (in 1994, in March/April 1996, in October 1997 , in April 1998, in April 2000, in August 2001 and in March/April 2003. The membership is now more than 300 persons in about 10 countries worldwide.

 

 

The Japan Association of Rolling Stock Industries (JARI):

Address : Awaji-cho Sunny Bldg., 7th floor, Kanda Suda-cho 1-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Zip : 101-0041
Country : Japan
Website : www.tetsushako.or.jp


The Japan Association of Rolling Stock Industries (JARI) is a nonprofit organization, representing the interests of 41 members′companies which are composed of three sectors; the first one is to manufacture car body and to build rolling stock, the second is to manufacture electric equipments and/or provide its systems installed in rolling stock, and the third is to supply mechanical components and parts used for rolling stock. In addition, JARI has 59 companies as the associate members, which are material suppliers, maintenance companies, consultants and other small sized companies related to rolling stock business, including the companies held by overseas firms, and also, has 32 railway operation companies as the designated members, comprising JR companies, private and local government owned companies.

 

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