Distinctive products and technologies
Nonstandard Screw Compressors
50% of market share, worldwide!
Compared with other types of compressors, screw compressors offer high compression ratios and efficiency, as well as high energy savings through excellent response to load fluctuations. Kobe Steel manufactured the first screw compressor in Japan in 1956 and has been supplying compressors to large plants ever since. Kobe Steel holds 50 percent of the world market share.
Emeraude Standard Compressors
One of the leading market shares in Japan!
With numerous industry-first features, Kobe Steel’s standard compressors boast unparalleled specs and energy efficiency. The Emeraude is our most representative standard compressor model, possessing one of the leading market shares in Japan.
Compact and efficient!
We supply compact, highly efficient microbinary power generation systems, capable of generating electricity from heat sources of around 100°C. These generators are being adopted for effective utilization of unused heat sources, such as factory waste heat and hot spring waters, as well as for generation from wood biomass.
Microchannel heat exchangers (DCHE)
Leading results in Japan!
Through processing, lamination and diffusion bonding ofstainless steel and other plates, we create high-strengthheat exchangers with heat transfers surface areas of1000 m2/m3 or more by volume.
Compact and with exceptional thermal conductivity,these heat exchangers are used in applications such ashydrogenfueling stations and marine facilities.
40% share of world market!
Kobe Steel is a leading manufacturer of rubber mixers, which are indispensable for the production of tires and rubber products.Our rubber mixers account for 40 percent of the global market share. Our state-ofthe-art technology, which offers exceptional mixing as well as high productivity and energy efficiency, has garnered praise worldwide.