May 12, 2022 | News & Notices A Shimadzu Group American Sales Subsidiary Recognized as a “Great Place to Work”

SSI Headquarters in Maryland, USA

SSI Headquarters in Maryland, USA

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments, Inc. (SSI), a Shimadzu Group company in the United States, was recognized as a “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work Institute in April. This was the second year in a row that it received this recognition.

This agency conducts surveys and analyses regarding great places to work in about 60 countries worldwide. Using the media in each country, it announces companies and organizations recognized that have achieved a certain benchmark.

SSI, which was established in 1975, provides sales and service for analytical and measuring instruments primarily from its headquarters in Maryland, USA as well as 11 offices across the nation. In recent years, the Innovation Center was established for the development of applications for analytical instruments. The company strives to contribute to the resolution of social issues in the healthcare, food products, and environmental fields.

This survey evaluated the attitudes of 75 % of the SSI employees who said the company is a great place to work, as well as any points they were proud of in their work at the company.


President: Yoshiaki Maeda

Headquarters address: 7102 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, Maryland 21046, U.S.A.

Other branches: Columbia, MD/Boston, MA/Chicago, IL/Houston, TX/Durham, NC/Somerset,

NJ/Kansas City, KS/San Francisco, CA/Carlsbad, CA/Tampa, FL

Number of employees: 533 (as of March 31)