Integrated production system
Activity of quality control and ISO
KAIZEN activity for production equipment
Power shovel components
Closed Shanghai katsushiro Machinery Co.,Ltd. (SKM) in Shanghai, China
Name changed from Kanto Gas Cutting Co., Ltd. to Key Technology Co., Ltd.
Established Kunshan Katsushiro Machinery (KKM) in Kunshan, China
50th year anniversary since foundation
KATMEX LTD in U.K. assigned
Established Changzhou Katsushiro Machinery Co., Ltd. (CKM) at Changzhou in Jiangsu Province, China. Scheduled to begin production in January 2011.
Plant in Vietnam closed
Established Katsushiro Matex India Private Ltd. (KMIP) in Chennai, India. Scheduled to begin production in March 2011.
Established Advanced Steel Technology De Mexico, S De R.L. De C,V（MEX） in Monterrey, Mexico
Scheduled to acquire ISO14001 certification
Established Zhejiang Katsushiro Machinery Co., Ltd. (ZKM) in Zhejiang, China
Established Techno Fab Co., Ltd. (TFT) in Chon Buri, Thailand
Established Kanto Precision Machinery of Tangshan Co., Ltd. (TKM) in Hebei, China
Renewed to ISO9001:2000 certification
Acquired ISO9001 certification
Established Shanghai Katsushiro Machinery Co., Ltd. (SKM) in Shanghai, China
Established Katmex Ltd. in the United Kingdom
Established Katsushiro Machinery (Shandong) Co., Ltd. (KMS) in Shandong, China
Established PT. Katsushiro Indonesia (KMI) in Jakarta, Indonesia
Changed the company name to Katsushiro Matex Co., Ltd. in commemoration of the 30th anniversary, and added a new plant at the headquarters
Established Advanced Steel Technology, Inc. (AST) in Rome, Georgia, USA
Established Kanto Gas Cutting Co., Ltd. (KSY) in Takasaki City, Gunma Prefecture
Built and moved to new headquarters and plants in Yawata City, Kyoto Prefecture (current location)
Built and moved to new headquarters and plants in Neyagawa City, Osaka Prefecture
Established Katsushiro Gas Cutting Co., Ltd. with capital of 15 million yen. Another gas cutting plant was added.
Built and moved to a new gas cutting plant at Daito City, Osaka Prefecture
Established a steel plate gas cutting business in Joto Ward, Osaka City