Established Katsuyama Syokai, a general partnership company, in Ginza, Kyobashi, Tokyo
Opened an Osaka branch office, in Satsumabori, Nishi-ku, Osaka
Spun off the Osaka branch office from the general partnership company, as Katsuyama Syokai Limited
Katsuyama Syokai Limited changed its name to Katsuyama Kikai Ltd.
With regulatory approval, established TRACTEL JAPAN LTD, a joint venture company with TRACTEL S.A., FRANCE
Relocated the head office to the current address: Osaka Dai-Ni Building, in front of Osaka Station
Established TKGONDOLA (S) PTE LTD (Singapore)
Tatsuo Kimura (then President)received the Order of the Sacred Treasure from Japan's Cabinet Office
Tatsuo Kimura assumed the position of Chairman. Yuichi Kimura became President
Established a joint company,TKT GONDLA CORPORATION(Taiwan) (currently TKT CORP.)
NITCHI joined the Katsuyama Group
Opened Tobu Ryutsu Center (TRC) in Oizumi, Gunma
Established TKKOREA Co., Ltd. (Korea)
SUEHIRO INDUSTRIES LTD. joined the Katsuyama Group
FUJI TSUSYO LTD. merged into the Katsuyama Group
TKGS (Singapore) changed its name to Katsuyama Group(S) Pte. Ltd.
Yuichi Kimura took the position of Chairman. Goro Kimura became President
Katsuyama Kikai took over sales functions, Engineering and Manufacturing functions from Suehiro Industries
Opened the Tokyo Business Headquarters (Shinagawa, Tokyo)
TIR Corporation merged into Katsuyama Kikai, Ltd.
Relocated the head office to Kobe and consolidated the production engineering divisions