Tsudakoma Corp.

Textile Machinery

CORPORATION PROFILE

Corporation Outline



ACTIVITIES YEAR PRODUCTS / TECHNOLOGY
  • In March, founded by the late Komajiro Tsuda in Ibaragi-cho, Kanazawa, Japan, to start production of silk and artificial silk looms.
1909  
  • Moved to current location and expanded the plant.
1933  

1937
  • In addition to silk / artificial silk looms, all-purpose Dividing Head, Rotary Table and Machine Vise production started.
  • Incorporated and named TSUDAKOMA Industrial Co., Ltd.
1939

1945
  • Loom, Dobby and Twister production restarted.

1951
  • Production of Automatic Shuttle Looms for silk, artificial silk and synthetic fiber started.

1952
  • Warping Sizer production started.

1966
  • TO Double Twister production started.
  • KS Warping Sizer production started.

1968
  • MAV Rapier Loom production started.

1969
  • LK Loom production started.
  • KS-H Warping Sizer production started.

Semi-wooden loom
Semi-wooden loom

The first air jet loom
The first air jet loom

The first water jet loom
The first water jet loom

  • Completion of loom plant and loom assembly line.
1970
  • KS-JH Warping Sizer production started.
  • Operation started at its Matto plant (casting plant).
1971

1972
  • PK Automatic Loom production started.

1976
  • TO-5 Twister production started.

1977
  • ZW Water Jet Loom production started.
  • ZA Air Jet Loom production started.

1981
  • ZA200 production started.
  • Jet Loom production reached 10,000 units.
Renamed TSUDAKOMA Corp. 1982
  • ER Rapier Loom production started.
  • Established capacity to produce 400 Jet Looms per month.
1983
  • TD-N Twister production started.

1984
  • ZW300 production started.
  • Jet Loom sales achieved 20,000 units.
  • Completion of head office building.
1985
  • KSH400/500 and R200 production started.

1986
  • ZA103i/R300 production started.

1987
  • ZA205i, ZA207Ti production started.

1988
  • HS20 (Spun Sizer) production started.
  • Jet Loom production reached 50,000 units.

ZAX air jet loom
ZAX air jet loom

HS20 sizing machine
HS20 sizing machine

KSH sizing machine
KSH sizing machine

  • Established the new logotype.
1989
  • ZA209i, FR001 production started.
  • Extended capacity to 1,000 Jet Looms per month.
1990
  • CL-II Creel Loader production started.
  • Completion of Nonoichi plant.
1991  

1992
  • ZAX Air Jet Loom production started.

1993
  • Jet Loom production reached 100,000 units.

1995
  • Jet Loom production reached 125,000 units.
  • ZW405 production started.

1996
  • FREX production started.
  • ZW403 production started.

1997
  • HF20 production started.
  • KB30 production started.
  • 90th anniversary.
1999
  • Established "Tsudakoma (Shanghai) Co., Ltd."
2002
  • ZAX-e Air Jet Loom production started.
  • ZW408 Water Jet Loom production started.
  • HS30 Sizing Machine production started.
  • Jet Loom production reached 180,000 units

2003
  • HS40 Sizing Machine production started.
  • ZAX-Navi Air Jet Loom production started.

2004
  • ZAX9100 Air Jet Loom production started.

Tsudakoma Corp.

18-18,nomachi 5-chome,Kanazawa, 921-8650,JAPAN