Current chairman establishes Kamo Seiko Corp. in Kakimoto-cho, Toyota City, with a capital of 1.5 million yen for manufacturing and selling industrial pneumatic equipment.
Increased capital to 6 million yen and built a factory on adjacent land.
Successfully developed the world’s first Ball Reducer.
University of Yamanashi’s Professor Hiroshi Makino presents the theory of the Ball Reducer at the Japan Society for Precision Engineering.
Recognized by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) as a company that provides technical development assistance for Ball Reducer research and development.
Ball Reducer commercialized and released.
Ball Reducer wins the 13th Invention Award for Invention Merit.
Ball Reducer receives US patent.
Ball Reducer wins the 1989 Japan Society for Precision Engineering Award.
Increased capital to 20 million yen.
Constructed new head office and factory in Fujioka-cho, Nishikamo-gun, Aichi Prefecture, and fully relocated to the said locations.
Increased capital to 35 million yen.
Began sales to the US, Korea, and Taiwan.
Ball Reducer wins the Science and Technology Agency Director-General’s Prize
Held first exhibition in Chicago, US.
Ball Reducer receives Japanese Patent.
Increased capital to 85 million yen.
Second plant completed and in operation.
Released straight-line drive unit TCG Runner.
Ball Cam Indexing Device wins the Mochida Invention Merit Award at the 23rd Invention Awards.
Opened a liaison office in Seoul, Korea.
Certified as an Aichi Prefecture Creative Activity Law Company.
TCG Runner patented in Japan (acquired in 5 countries).
Acquired land adjacent to the head office for a factory.
TCG Ring begins sales.
TCG Runner wins the Chunichi Industrial Technology Award.
TCG Runner wins the 28th Invention Award for Distinguished Invention.
Certified as an Aichi Monodzukuri Brand Company by Aichi Prefecture.
Formed TCG Series license agreement with Nexen Group, Inc., US.
Launched Orthogonal Ball Reducer CBR.
Liaison office established in Nanjing, China.
Selected as one of the Genki na Monozukuri Chusho Kigyo 300 Companies (300 Small and Medium Enterprises of Vibrant Manufacturing) by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Ball Reducer receives the Monodzukuri Nippon Grand Award for Excellence from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
Third plant completed and in operation; TCG series production increased.
Launched ultra-thin reducer JFR.
Korean Liaison Office renamed KAMO FA and became a local subsidiary (wholly owned subsidiary).
Launched SFP Reducer for TCG.
SFP wins Good Design Award.
Genta Imase appointed as President and Representative Director.
Kenji Imase appointed as Board Chairman.
Launched the pneumatic intermittent indexing device MDF.
Appeared on NHK General TV “Chouzetsu Sugo Waza! SP Kyuukyoku no Haguruma Taiketsu ~ Kogata Mōtā de Reizōko o Mochiagero!”
Launches ultra-thin reducer PSR
Launched the RGU Series, a unitized version of TCG Cam Ring and Ball Reducer.
Published Chiisana Kojo no Monodzukuri Tamashi ~ Kakkitekina Jisha Seihin de Ichiba o Sekken suru~ (Monodzukuri Spirit of a Small Factory: Taking the Market by Storm with Groundbreaking Original Products).
Chairman Kenji Imase receives the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette in autumn.
The China Liaison Office becomes a local subsidiary of Kamo Conduction Technology (Nanjing) Co., Ltd. (wholly owned subsidiary).
Launched ultra-lightweight thin reducer PSL.
Second domestic manufacturing base completed and begins operations in Eastern Industrial Park, Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture.
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