KYOWA Who we are and what we can do - for you
KYOWA has been a leading name in the measurement field in Japan since 1949, the year we introduced the nation's first strain gages. Today, half a century later, we produce a comprehensive line of high-performance strain gages to measure the full spectrum of physical variables.
KYOWA develops and sells a wide variety of strain gages, transducers, measuring devices, recorders, data processors, and measuring systems, and enjoys a high reputation for its reliability in Japan and abroad as a leading company of the world. Various products and systems developed by KYOWA are used mainly in governmental research institutes and research departments of public and private universities, and wide industrial fields including Shipbuilding, Heavy Machinery,Railways, Automobiles, Aircraft, Aerospace Development, Ocean Development, Dams, Nuclear Power, Energy Development, Urban Civil Engineering, Construction, Medical Treatment, Chemical, Metals and so on.
Measurement is essential unless we mankind stop creating. In order to create safer, more precise, more compact and lighter products, measurement is indispensable. Since it manufactured strain gages for the first time in Japan, KYOWA has produced many highly reliable products based on its advanced technical skills in various applications fields, contributing greatly to industrial progress.
At this turning point of the age, we need a global outlook, excellent technical skills, and a spirit of challenge to create a secured future. Based on the measurement philosophy of turning impossible into "possible" and "inaccurate" into "accurate" to respond to the diverse needs of the industries, KYOWA is continuously engaging itself in research and development on even better measurement technologies. We shall thus serve as a technology creating company that will contribute to the society with the offer of safety and reliability through measurement and control.
President and Representative Director