Established in 1971, Ripro Corporation is an FIG Corporate Member and headquartered in Okayama, Japan with a sales office in Tokyo.
A leader in recycled products, Ripro has been producing survey markers from recycled plastic for 47 years and is the world's largest manufacturer of survey markers producing 5 million Eco markers annually using over 4.5 tons of recycled material and selling to over 60% of the Japanese market.
Ripro’s clients include surveyors, the Japanese government, local governments and some of the largest railroad, utility and transportation companies in Japan. Additionally Ripro has a worldwide network of distributors and suppliers including Attenberger (Germany), Berntsen (USA), Faynot (France), Fieldwork (New Zealand), Schonstedt (USA).
New technology includes the Ripro Eco Information Marker System and Eco Sensor Marker System for monitoring landslides.
Ripro is also active in the International Standards Organisation participating in ISO/TC 172/SC 6 (Geodetic and surveying instruments).