|1896||■Kawasaki Dockyard Co., Ltd. was founded.
■Kisha Seizo Co., Ltd. was founded.
|1901||■Launched smoke tube boiler.|
|1959||■Launched Japanese first single effect steam absorption chiller. (Kisha Seizo Co., Ltd.)|
|1962||■Kisha Seizo opened Shiga factory.|
|1964||■Launched world's first large and double-effect steam absorption chiller. (Kisha Seizo Co., Ltd.)|
|1966||■Launched smoke tube boiler "KS series".|
|1968||■Launched world's first direct fired absorption chiller. (Kisha Seizo Co., Ltd.)|
|1972||■The company was founded under the name Kawaju Reinetsu Service Co.,Ltd. (KRS), which engaged in maintenance work for chillers installed in west Japan. (Establishment of KTE.)|
|1977||■Launched world's first absorption chiller especially for marine vessel.
■Launched water tube boiler "KD series".
|1978||■KRS merged with Kawaju Tokyo Service and named Kawasaki Thermal Engineering Co.,Ltd.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. transferred sales of absorption chillers and package boilers to KTE.
■Launched absorption chiller "Mark II".
|1982||■Launched absorption chiller "M series".|
|1983||■Launched absorption chiller "L series (80-299RT)".|
|1984||■Took over production of absorption chiller and package boiler from KHI.
KTE started to engage in production, sales and maintenance service.
|1985||■Launched absorption chiller "L series (300-599RT)".|
|1988||■Launched absorption chiller "L series (over 600RT)".|
|1990||■The company went public.|
|1991||■Launched waste heat recovery boiler "RG series".|
|1992||■Launched steam absorption chiller "SIGMACHIL".|
|1996||■Launched "SIGMACHIL (direct fired absorption chiller)".|
|1998||■Launched heat recovery absorption chiller "GENELINK".|
|1999||■Both Osaka and Tokyo Branches titled "Head Office"|
|2000||■Launched direct fired absorption chiller "SIGMA ACE".
■Launched multi-tube once-through boiler "IF series".
|2002||■Launched "SIGMA ACE (steam absorption chiller)".
■Launched "SIGMA ACE GENELINK".
■Shiga factory was certified to ISO14001.
|2004||■The company got listed on JASDAQ market.
■Launced smaller capacity direct fired absorption chiller "SIGMA MIDY".
■The joint venture company "Tonfang Kawasaki Air-conditioning Co., Ltd." incorporated in China.
■Concluded a License Agreement with MEHR ASL Manufacturing Corporation in Iran, for L and M series products.
|2006||■The triple-effect high-efficiency gas absorption chiller was prized from The Heat Pump & Thermal Storage
Technology Center of Japan and from The Energy Conservation Center, Japan (ECCJ).
|2007||■SIGMA ACE 1.43 series was valued its excellent energy saving rate during the partial operation and designated "Green Model" status from Japanese three major gas companies.
■Developed lower NOx emission combustion system for "IF series".
|2008||■SIGMA ACE GENELINK 1.43 series was valued its excellent energy saving rate during the partial operation and designated "Green Model" status from Japanese three major gas companies.|
|2009||■Launched the new large capacity once-through boiler "IF Beat".|
|■Launched direct fired absorption chiller "Sigma Ace 1.2R series (80-1000RT)".|