SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.
Native name
TypePublic (K.K)
Founded1868; 154 years ago (1868) (as Ishida Kyokuzan Printing Works) in Kyoto, Japan
October 11, 1943; 78 years ago (October 11, 1943) (as Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd.,)
HeadquartersTenjinkita-machi 1-1, Teranouchi-agaru 4-chome, Horikawa-dori, Kamigyō-ku, 602-8585,
Key people
Eiji Kakiuchi (CEO)
Number of employees
  • 337 (non-consolidated)
  • 5,422 (consolidated)

Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (大日本スクリーン製造株式会社) is a Japanese semiconductor and electronics company, headquartered in Kyoto, engaged in the manufacture and sale of equipment for the manufacturing of semiconductors, flat panel displays, storage media (such as optical discs) and precision technology manufacturing equipment.[1]

Dainippon Screen has several sites in Japan, with offices in Kyoto, Kudanminami, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Etchūjima, Koto, Tokyo and manufacturing plants in Kyoto, Yasu, Shiga, Hikone, and Taga, Shiga,

Dainippon Screen Group has many subsidiaries in Japan,[2] the United States,[3] the UK, Germany, the Netherlands,[4] China, Hong Kong, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Australia.[5]

On August 5, 2014, Dainippon Screen announced a change of its corporate name to Screen Holdings, as it restructured to become a holding company.[6]

Korea's largest semiconductor manufacturer SEMES Co. Ltd. was made as a joint venture with Dainippon Screen using the latter's technology. Currently they have no capital relationship but SEMES continues to use technology from Dainippon Screen and gets all its revenue with orders from Samsung's cleaning equipment.[citation needed]

See also


  1. ^ "Corporate profile". Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Subsidiaries in Japan". Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  3. ^ "Subsidiaries in North America". Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Subsidiaries in Europe". Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  5. ^ "Subsidiaries in Asia & Oceania". Retrieved 6 March 2014.
  6. ^ "Notice: Changes of Trade Name and others of the Successor Companies in Connection with Change to Holding Company Structure" (PDF).