Company Profile

History

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".
2005

■The joint venture company " Tongfang Kawasaki Advanced Energy-saving Machine Co., Ltd.." incorporated in China.
■Launched world's first triple-effect gas fired absorption chiller.
■Triple-effect high-efficiency gas absorption chiller was awarded "Award for Progress" from The Japan Institute of Energy.

■Concluded a License Agreement with MEHR ASL Manufacturing Corporation in Iran, for L and M series products.

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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".
2010 ■Launched direct fired absorption chiller "Sigma Ace 1.2R series (80-1000RT)".