About

Kobelco Vietnam

KOBELCO COMPRESSORS VIETNAM is one of Japanese leading compressed air supplier in Vietnam, as well as a major seller of air compressor and the related products. We work as direct sales base of Kobe Steel Ltd. which developed a compressor since 1915.

We share needs with a customer in the position as manufacturer and seller of factory infrastructure equipment.   

The Kobe Steel Group is comprised of numerous consolidated and equity-valued companies in Japan, the Americas, Asia and Europe. They provide high quality and technology products worldwide.

KOBELCO COMPRESSORS VIETNAM always stands on customer need with commitment of “KOBELCO” which describe excellence and quality.

KOBE STEEL GROUP

The Kobe Steel Group, a global enterprise built around Kobe Steel, Ltd., is engaged in a wide range of fields, with its major businesses concentrated on materials and machinery including various compressors. The materials businesses comprise iron and steel, welding, and aluminum and copper products, while machinery includes industrial and construction machinery, as well as engineering and environmental solutions. Other important businesses are wholesale power supply and real estate.
KOBELCO Compressors are one of major product in KOBELCO business fields and made it by our world manufacturing network with highly commitment of technician.

 

-Compressor Factories-

[Harima factory - Japan]

 

[Takasago factory - Japan]

 

 

[Shanghai factory - China]

 

[Indiana factory – U.S.A]

 

 

[California factory – U.S.A]

 

 

[Tokyo Head quarter - Japan]

 

 

[Kobe Head quarter - Japan]

KOBELCO History

We will always continue to be “No. 1” with our “Only One” technology that responds to the needs of our customers.

KOBELCO has continued to develop new products and technologies since it produced compressors for the first time in Japan in 1915. The “KOBELCO” brand and its products receive high evaluation both in Japan and overseas. We also produced the first screw-type air compressor, freezer, and vacuum pump in Japan. By reading customers' needs and addressing them, we have produced our original technologies and “Only One” products that cannot be found anywhere else. Such achievements and experiences have lead to the development of our latest model and we have thus been “No. 1” in respective times. We will continue to be the front-runner in the industry by reflecting customers' views in our technology and product development.

1915

Produced Japan’s first reciprocating compressor using our own technologies and entered the compressor business.

1955

Broke into screw compressor business with technological tie-up with SRM.

1956

Launched Japanese first oil-free screw compressor.

1960

Established a screw compressor production plant in Takasago, Hyogo..

1961

Started production of oil injection type screw compressor.

1963

Started selling general-purpose compressor "KST series" (single stage).

1964

Started selling standard air compressors (two-stage).

1966

Broke into centrifugal compressor business.

1968

Adopted an asymmetric screw rotor profile to improve performance.

1971

Started selling package type screw compressor "KST series".

1973

Completed a standard compressor production plant in Okubo.

1976

Started selling package type two stage oil-free screw compressors "B/BT series".

1978

Broke into the standard small-sized air compressor business (7.5 - 11kW).

1979

Marked the 20,000-unit mark in cumulative shipments of screw compressors.

1980

Started selling energy-saving, standard Super Economy Series compressors.

1983

Developed Kobelco proprietary Super Rotor profile to greatly improve performance.

1984

Started selling oil-free single-stage compressor "ALS series".

1985

Started selling single stage type vacuum pump "KV series" .

1987

Started selling Air Mate Series (1.5 - 3.7kW).

Completed a standard compressor plant in Harima.

1990

Started selling ultracompact "new air mate series"(1.5 - 5.5kW).

1991

Launched Air Mate Series (7.5 - 11kW); all models come standard equipped with a dryer.

Serialized compact / ultra compact type compressor as "air mate".

1993

Completed and launched HandSome Series (22 - 75kW) with an automatic drainage system.

Developed Intelligent Total Control System (ITCS) with a self-diagnosis function.

1994

Launched Sukesan Series (1.5 - 3.7kW).

Started selling two-and-half-stage closed screw refrigerator "SH-F (water cooling) series".

1995

Launched March Series (5.5 - 11kW).

Remodeled medium-sized machine "Handsome series" (15.22kW).

1996

Launched medium-sized Emeraude Series "FE" (1.5 - 37kW).

1997

Launched large-sized Emeraude Series (45kW - ).

1998

Launched Kobelco Inverter Series with an IPM motor.

Started selling large-sized single stage machine "HMJ series" (90 - 150kW).

2000

Started selling oil-free scroll machine "ES series" (1.5 - 15kW).

Started selling compact / ultracompact machine "ASCM" (1.5 - 5.5kW).

2002

Started selling medium-sized inverter "Kobelion" (15 - 75kW).

Kobelion received "The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Award (technique)" and "Japan Machinery Federation Chairperson Award " as an excellent energy-saving instrument.

Started selling two oil-free compressor "FE series" (15 - 37kW).

2003

Started selling two stage oil-free compressor "(VF/VE) series inverter".

2004

Started selling "Kobelion VS multi" (110 - 150kW).

2005

"Kobelion series" won "New Machine Promotion Award".

2007

Started selling large-sized two stage machine "Kobelion LT/ST" (160 - 220kW).

Started selling large-sized oil-free type "ALE" (305 - 370kW).

Developed and Started selling medium size inverter "KobelionII" (15 - 75kW) to be manufactured in China.

2008

Started selling water injection type oil-free machine "Aqua series" (22 - 37kW).

2012

Started selling oil-free type "ALE II"(55 - 290kW)

2013

Changed model of small size oil-injection type "CM" to "SG"(7.5 - 11kW)

Developed and Started selling medium size oil-free type "FE" (15 - 55kW) to be manufactured in China.