KYORITSU ELECTRICAL INSTRUMENTS WORKS, LTD.
|Founded||May 1, 1940|
|Incorporated||September 27, 1950|
|Masamichi Kuramoto, President|
|Employees||346 (included groups, as of July 2016)|
|Purpose||Manufacture and sale of test and Measuring instruments|
|Products||Multimeters, Voltage Testers, Clamp Meters, Insulation/ Continuity Testers,
Earth Testers, LOOP/PFC/PSC Testers, RCD Testers,
Power Quality Analyzer, Power Meters, Loggers, Clamp Sensors,
Phase Indicators, Illuminometers,Recorders, etc.
|1940||Mr. Takeo Kuramoto established Kyoritsu
Electronic Research Institute and started
to manufacture electric materials.
|1950||Incorporated and named Kyoritsu Electrical Instruments Works, Ltd.|
|1957||The Headquarters and Factory were moved to the present site,
|1965||Succeeded in development of clamp type alternating current-voltage-
resistance meter and started it's manufacture and sale
|1970||Ehime Factory at Uwa-machi Higashiuwa-gun of Ehime Prefecture was
|1979||Uwajima Factory at Mima-cho, Uwa-gun of Ehime Prefecture was
|1984||Mr. Masamichi Kuramoto took the post of President and Director succeeding
Mr. Takeo Kuramoto.
|1985||Osaka Office was established.|
|1987||Kew(Thailand)Ltd. was established with investment of 100% capital by
Kyoritsu, and the Factory at Navavakorn Industrial Estate,Klonganung,
Pathumthani, Thailand was completed in December.
|1989||The construction of the building for the Headquarters was completed.|
|1993||Ehime Factory was awarded certificate of approval to ISO 9001 Quality
|1995||Sendai Office was established.(Integrated to Tokyo sales office)|
|1996||Kew(Thailand)Ltd. was awarded certificate of approval to ISO 9002.|
|1999||Uwajima Factory was awarded certificate of approval to ISO 9001 Quality
|2001||"Kewmate 2000", a digital multi meter with AC/DC open clamp sensor,
was awarded the prize of Ministry of International Trade and Industry(MITI)
in the Electrical Construction Equipment and Materials Fair 2001.
|2003||Kewtech Corporation Ltd. was established.|
|2003||Shanghai Rep. Office was established.|
|2007||Nagoya Office was established.|
|2008||Kew Europe Office was established in Italy.|
|2008||KYORITSU SHANGHAI TRADING COMPANY LIMITED was established.|
|2008||Uwajima factory is closed down and it unifies to the Ehime factory.|
|2012||DC milliamp Clamp Meter "KEW2500" sales started|
|2012||Consent N-Etester "KEW4500" recieved the award on "Electrical Construction Equipment and Materials Fair 2012" produced by Japan Electrical Construction Association.|
|2013||Earth Tester "KEW4500" was developed and won the technological Innovation prize of Shikoku Industry & Technology Promotion Center.|
|2015||Kew(Thailand)Ltd. , the 2nd factory was completed.|
|2015||The 75th anniversary of the founding of Kyoritsu.|
|2015||Kyoritsu Instruments Asia Pte Ltd. was established in Singapore.|
|2016||Ior Logger "KEW5050" recieved the award on "Electrical Construction Equipment and Materials Fair 2016" produced by Japan Electrical Construction Association.|