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Organization/History
July1916Established as the Ship Equipment Inspection Station under the Ministry of Telecommunication and Transport.
April1950Transportation Research Institute was established.
April1959Completion of Mitaka No. 1 Ship Test Tank (80m Square Tank).
April1963Ship Research Institute was established.
October1966Completion of Mitaka No. 2 Ship Test Tank (400m Towing Tank).
March1967Completion of Rolling Test Tank.
March1974Completion of Large Cavitation Tunnel.
March1978Completion of Ocean Engineering Basin.
March1980Completion of Ice Model Basin.
April2001Start of operation as the Independent Administrative Institution, National Maritime Research Institute (NMRI)/ (start of 1st Mid-Term Objevtives/Plan.)
June2002Completion of Deep Sea Basin.
April2006Start of 2nd Mid-Term Objectives/Plan.
June2010Completion of Actual Sea Model Basin.
April2011Start of 3rd Mid-Term Objectives/Plan.
President 1
Executive Director 2
Auditor 2
Staff 212
(Office Staff) (Research Staff) 44
168
Total 217
  Item Amount
(Unit: million yen)
Income Operation subsidy 2,570
Facility maintenance
subsidy
108
Commissioned research
income
449
Other income 41
Total 3,168
Expenditures Salaries and other personal
expenditures
1,947
Research expenditures 614
Facility improvement 108
Commissioned research
expenditures
411
Administrative expenditures 88
Total 3,168