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Established as a trading firm of textile machinery in Osaka, Japan.
Developed ceramic tip nozzles CERJET®, known as the first ceramic tip nozzles in the world.
Opened first plant in Kure city, Hiroshima, Japan.
Developed high pressure cleaning and descaling nozzles DSP series.
Developed and began production of metal spray nozzles.
Developed full cone nozzles with uniform distribution and minimal clogging.
Invention of ultra-fine mist nozzles AKIJet® patented worldwide.
Opened second plant in Nishiwaki city, Hyogo, Japan.
Invention of high quality humidifier AKIMist®.
Developed mist nozzles for iron & steel industry, contribution to cooling process for continuous casting machines.
Opened third plant in Kure city, Hiroshima, Japan.
Developed plastic nozzles for electronic industry.
Developed CERTIM®, injection-molded version of CERJET®.
Established a subsidiary company "Ikeuchi Taiwan Co., Ltd." in Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.
Launched industrial humidification system AirAKI®.
Developed self-cleaning nozzles MOMOJet®.
Developed pneumatic nozzle header with BIMV nozzles.
Developed sterilizing cart SaniCart®.
Received Achievement Award from The Institute of Electrostatics Japan for development of antistatic system.
Developed gas cooling nozzles GSIM for incineration plants.
Developed large capacity pneumatic nozzles GBIM with low air-water ratio.
Developed quick detachable nozzles.
Developed descaling nozzle TDSS for steelmaking industry.
Established Shanghai Office in P.R. China.
Developed self-cleaning filter ARS Filter.
Expanded the plant in Nishiwaki city.
Developed mist cooling fan unit COOLJetter®.
Established affiliate company "IKEUCHI VIETNAM CO., LTD." in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Developed mist cooling system LYOHM System® for effective solution of "heat-island phenomenon" and global warming.
Established joint affiliate company "IKEUCHI (SHANGHAI) CO., LTD."
Established affiliate company "IKEUCHI USA, INC." in Ohio, USA.
Developed ionization and humidification apparatus FOGonizer®.
Added a new plant onto the Kure city plant.
Developed energy-saving humidifier AKIMist®"E" equipped with new Dry Fog Nozzle AKI03.
Established affiliate company IKEUCHI EUROPE B.V. in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Launched "Cooling Division" specializing for industrial cooling.
Developed CoolJetter® SWING for powerful cooling over a large area (sister product of CoolJetter®).
Established affiliate company IKEUCHI (THAILAND) CO., LTD. in Bangkok, Thailand.