News

Kyocera unveils KYOCERA Net Manager; a solution that automates processes to improve business productivity

Kyocera Document Solutions, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, today announced the launch of its server-based application that streamlines and secures document management, 'KYOCERA Net Manager'. This modular solution offers an easy to use interface that creates shortcuts for complex processes, shortening the time taken to process documents. It strengthens document security and adds control to printing costs, thereby transforming the way MFPs can be used in a busy office. The scalable system can be customised to suit specific customer needs, is available globally and launches in EMEAR on May 15, 2015.

more

KYOCERA TCL Solar Inaugurates Floating Mega Solar Power Plants in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan

1.7MW and 1.2MW installations will provide equivalent power for roughly 920 average households

Kyoto / Neuss − Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi; herein “Kyocera,”) and Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation (President: Shunichi Asada; herein “Century Tokyo Leasing”) announced today that Kyocera TCL Solar LLC, a joint venture established by the two companies, has completed construction of two floating mega-solar power plants at Nishihira Pond and Higashihira Pond in Kato City, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. The plants, inaugurated in late March, will generate an estimated 3,300 megawatt hours (MWh) per year in total — enough electricity to power approximately 920 typical households*.

more

KYOCERA Unimerco to Acquire Lithuanian Woodworking Tool Manufacturer, Making it a Wholly Owned Subsidiary

Acquisition aimed at strengthening woodworking tool business in Europe

Kyoto/Neuss – The Kyocera Group’s (President: Goro Yamaguchi) subsidiary in charge of manufacturing and sales of industrial cutting tools, Kyocera Unimerco A/S (President: Senri Nagashima; herein “KUA”) announced today that it has acquired all shares of Garsdalo Medienos Technologija UAB (President: Ole Garsdal, headquarters: Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania, herein “GMT”), a manufacturer and distributor of woodworking tools. The share transfer agreement was concluded on April 27, making GMT a wholly owned subsidiary of KUA. Through this acquisition, KUA aims to strengthen its woodworking tool business currently centered in Northern Europe, and nearly double its sales in this business segment by FY2020 (April 2019 to March 2020).

more

KYOCERA Starts R&D on World’s First High-Accuracy Bovine Estrus Sensor

Sensor will improve livestock management by monitoring cow estrus using wireless networks

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Corporation will commence research and development next month of the world’s first* sensing system that can detect the onset of estrus in cows by combining a high-accuracy sensor and wireless networks.

more

KYOCERA Develops New Cermet Grades for Cutting Tools Industry

New TN620 and PV720 cermets for steel processing offer 50% better abrasion resistance and fracture resistance than conventional grades

Kyoto/Neuss – Kyocera Corporation announced that it has developed a new series of cermet grades offering a 50%* improvement in abrasion resistance and fracture resistance over conventional materials used as industrial cutting-tool inserts.

more