KATO ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD.


Company Profile
With in excess of 80 years in filtration & separation technologies, the extensive range of high quality KATO products & system are process application throughout the world. KATO' s filter and filtration systems service three core areas:

Oil Filtration
Clarification systems designed to protect critical equipment, including diesel engines, gas turbines, gearbox, steam turbines, pumps and compressors as utilised by power generation, marine and locomotive industries.

Oil Dehydration and Degassing
Regeneration systems for electrical insulating oils that are utilised to protect and cool transformers, switchgear and of cable by the power generation and transmission industries.

Vacuum evacuation and Air drying
Vacuum systems for evacuating transformer and Air drying for assembling transformer that are utilised to assemble and dry transformer by the power generation and transmission industries.

KATO is committed to supply, on time, high quality products fit for purpose. To this end KATO Technical Services Team capable of providing Technical Support, Laboratory Services, as well as bespoke Research and Development for end users.

The place of Nagaizumi is a self contained site in rural Mishima close to Shizuoka city in Japan.
It is the centre for research, manufacture of KATO products and systems with dedicated research and development, laboratory and cleanroom facilities.
The selling KATO products and systems are conducted by Tokyo Head Office.

A Brief History of KATO
Dec. 1923 Tokyo Electric Sales Co. founded by K. Kato for manufacturing and selling.
Sep. 1936 Company name was changed to KATO ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD.
Oct. 1951 H. Kato assumed the president.
May. 1958 High Vacuum Oil Purifier was developed.
Nov. 1982 The share capital was increased to JPY 45,000,000.-
Sep. 1984 The factory was moved to Nagaizumi Hatitanda from Kamogawa
Oct. 1986 Technologies for High Vacuum Oil Purifier were exported to India
Oct. 1990 Technologies for High Vacuum Oil Purifier were exported to China
Mar. 1993 The factory moved to Nagaizumi Honziku from Nagaizumi Hatitanda
Jan. 2003

KATO ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD. at Nagaizumi Honziku foucuses it's business on servicing the power generation, marine and locomotive industries with :
- Oil Filtration Systems
- Insulating Oil Treatment Systems
- Vacuum evacuation and Air drying

KATO ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD.