SEIKO has always spared no effort in the cause of environmental protection. In 1989, the SEIKO Group formulated its internal environmental protection policy, and in 1999 formulated the basic environmental concept again. In 2016, in order to reawaken people’s awareness of marine ecology and preservation of marine conservation, SEIKO and Taiwan’s well-known underwater photography director Yuan Xuhu specially went to Lanyu to shoot environmental protection films to protect the heart of the blue, thereby calling on the public to protect the ocean. At the same time, in order to welcome the summer, the SEIKO Prospex professional sports series also cooperated with the world’s most authoritative diving training organization (Professional Association of Diving Instructors, PADI) to launch two new limited-edition PADI co-branded watches, and three by LOWERCASE creative director Yurihara A special diving style designed by King to lead underwater adventurers to experience the beauty of the deep sea.
SEIKO implements the green corporate spirit and protects the blue ocean
SEIKO’s basic environmental philosophy has always been: ‘As a company and an individual, we will cherish our environment and work in the direction of protecting the environment.’ Not only limited to product development, manufacturing, transportation and sales, and reuse of product containers, SEIKO insists on the company There must be complete planning and supporting measures to support environmental protection. From the smallest details to the relationship between the environment and people, this is not just a slogan, but also practical action! Therefore, since 2000, SEIKO’s business units have fully complied with the European Union’s environmental protection regulations for nickel, packaging and hazardous waste. After December 2008, all series of quartz watches use non-toxic mercury-free batteries.
In 2016, in order to awaken the public’s awareness of marine environmental protection, SEIKO focused on ‘love the ocean and protect the sea’, and joined Taiwan’s well-known underwater photography guide ‘Little Tiger Brother’ Yuan Xuhu to travel to Lanyu to shoot the guardian of the blue for three minutes. The environmental protection film carefully captures the innocent faith of the local people of Lanyu to protect the ocean. ‘Don’t leave the ones that do not belong to the sea in the sea.’ Through the determination to love the ocean, maintain the beauty of Lanyu’s hometown. Through the video, it is amazing to lead the public to explore the beautiful ocean of Taiwan. There are many plastics and bottles that are not in the sea. SEIKO also hopes to publicize the ocean and protect its ocean through publicity of the film, and reiterate its determination on ocean and environmental protection.
PROSPEX designer special models, classic catfish canned reproduction, explore the beautiful marine world.
SEIKO X PADI joint watch model interpretation of deep sea moments
The diving industry leading indicator PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) has been established since 1966 to have 6,300 diving centers and train 136,000 professional diving instructors. As early as the previous year, SEIKO’s first diving watch came out in 1965. It has continuously challenged itself to develop many world-first diving watch watchmaking technologies, such as a patented bellows strap and a double-layer case structure that enhances water resistance. Even the ISO 6425 standard is based on SEIKO’s custom standards. SEIKO diving watches are already a pivotal benchmark, becoming the most trusted wrist partner underwater. This time the SEIKO Prospex professional sports series cooperated with PADI to launch joint watch models ‘SUN065P1’ and ‘SRPA21J1’ to interpret deep-sea moments, conveying the call and nostalgia from the ocean.
SEIKO PROSPEX PADI joint watch model, model SUN065P1, stainless steel case, sapphire crystal mirror, 200m diving dedicated, 5M85 human power movement, automatic power generation by human power, full power about 6 months, GMT time, machine The core uses exclusive Kinetic power technology, equipped with a bellows-type strap that can respond to changes in water pressure, the timescale uses a patented Lumibrite luminous paint, and the PADI badge is a red and blue tone design concept.
The design of ‘SUN065P1’ comes from the PADI badge color system. The power source of the model is SEIKO’s exclusive patented 5M85 human power. Once fully charged, the watch can continue to run for about six months, making SEIKO a driving force for ‘ The benchmark of “green energy and environmental protection” also provides accurate timing function through this technology to improve the safety of divers. The dial design with a sense of science and technology, because it has two places, the hour hand in the second place is intimately distinguished by red. The enlarged time scale and thick hands improve the legibility of the deep sea. The blue dial color also It symbolizes the ambition of marine adventurers who are not afraid of challenges and move forward in their dreams.
SEIKO PROSPEX PADI joint model, model SRPA21J1, stainless steel case, strengthened mirror surface, 4R36 mechanical movement, automatic and bracelet, power reserve about 50 hours, day difference + 25 ~ -15 seconds, 23 stones, 200 meters for diving , See-through back cover, crown at four o’clock, does not hinder the movement of the wrist, using SEIKO’s patented Lumibrite luminous paint, with PADI badge as the design concept red and blue tone.
‘SRPA21J1’ is also inspired by the PADI badge. The bezel is designed with PADI red and blue tones as the main color. In order to increase the safety of diving, SEIKO uses the minute dial of the faceplate and the red indicator of the bezel. In the underwater operating environment, the remaining minutes of the cylinder can be identified at a glance, reducing the risk of underwater operations. When diving, it will not hinder the movement of the wrist of the diver, and the crown is specially placed at the four o’clock direction, which further increases the convenience of use. The gaze is gradually blue, as if you are swimming in the colorful underwater world. Two PADI joint watches with very different styles are printed with the word PADI on the dial at six o’clock, symbolizing the cooperation between SEIKO and PADI, leaving a classic historical witness.
PROSPEX designer special model SBDN021, stainless steel case, hard-coated plastic outer ring protection ring, waterproof 200 meters, V147 solar movement, fully charged up to ten months of power.
PROSPEX designer special model SBDN026, stainless steel case, hard-coated plastic outer ring protection ring, waterproof 200 meters, V147 solar movement, fully charged up to ten months of power.
SEIKO PROSPEX designer special new classic diving watch launched
PROSPEX diving watch’s anti-impact coated case is a major feature of it. It looks like canned catfish at first glance, so it is also nicknamed ‘canned catfish’ by watch fans. With SEIKO precise moment, it is well received by professional divers. trust. This year, SEIKO also invited the creative director of LOWERCASE to participate in the design of Yoshihara Sugawara. Inspired by the first TUNA Watch in 1975, it designed easy-to-use sizes, and launched three classic black and white ‘SBDN021J’ and textured blue gold ‘SBDN026J ‘, Stylish black gold model’ SBDN028J ‘. The time scale uses SEIKO’s patented Lumibrite luminous paint. The watch can be submerged to 200 meters. It can clearly identify the time in the ocean where light cannot penetrate, and is equipped with an environmentally friendly solar movement to ensure the safety of divers under water.
PROSPEX designer special model SBDN028, stainless steel case, hard-coated plastic outer ring protection ring, waterproof 200 meters, V147 solar movement, fully charged up to ten months of power.