Meidensha Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of electric appliances. It operates through the following segments: Social Infrastructure Systems Business, Industrial Systems Business, Maintenance and Servicing Business, Real Estate Business, and Other Business. The Social Infrastructure Systems Business segment manufactures and sells equipment for emergency and non-emergency power generation, hydroelectric power generation, and power transmission. he Industrial Systems Business segment produces and markets motors and inverters for elevators, textile machinery, and industrial and electric vehicles. The Maintenance and Servicing Business segment provides services relating to management and monitoring of facilities. The Real Estate Business segment offer property rentals. The Other Business segment offers welfare program services and chemical product manufacturing. The company was founded by Hosui Shigemune on December 22, 1897 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.