1946Kawada Ironworks founded.
1952Reorganized into a stock company Kawada Ironworks Ltd.
Automotive parts processing for Toyo Kogyo (now Mazda Motor Corp.).
1954Establishment of the Fuchu Plant(25,593m2).
1964Establishment of the Senogawa Plant(81,137m2).
1968Introduction of high speed automatic hot forging machine made by Hatebur.
1969Company Headquarters completed(3,146m2).
1974Securing the total integration System of forging and machining production.
1987Additional installation of hot forging machine of 1600t and 2500t.
Co-generation generator completed.
1990Start of knuckle processing.
1991Establishment of the automatic process line of front wheel hub.
Completed knuckle processing line.
Completed new propeller shaft assembly plant.
1992Company name changed to Kawada Corporation.
1993Flexible transfer Line establishment.
1999Obtained QS9000/ISO9002 certifcation.
2000Newly installed tempering furnace manufactured by Daio Plant.
2001Obtained ISO9001 certification.
2002Obtained ISO14001 certification.
2005Start of supply of Fusion chassis parts Ford (Mexico).
Start of supply of front wheel hubs to Mitsubishi Motors Corp.
Obtained TS16949 certification.
2006Start of supply of Mustang chassis parts to Ford for (Canada).
2007Installed five-axle machining, Okuma 800VH.
2008Installed additional 5-stages automatic hot forging 2500t press.
2009Obtained Ford Q-1 certification.
2011Introduction of 3G Hub, Hub Support full automatic line.
2013Kawada MX S.A. de C.V. (Mexico) establishment.
Prize winner of excellence in business performance by Mazda Corporation.
2014Establishment of the line of Crankshaft in the plant of Mexico.
We won the prefectural prize of the convention of submission of improvement quality circle Hiroshima No.5644.
2015Start of supply of Crankshaft in the plant of Mexico.
2016We won the prefectural prize of the convention of submission of improvement quality circle Hiroshima No.5844.
20172017 QC circle Chugoku-Shikoku Region chapter Winners of the Silver Award in the year 2017 Convention.
We won the Ishikawa Kaoru 2017 quality Circle Award.
2018Prize winner of excellence in business performance by Mazda Corporation.
Obtained IATF16949 certification.
2019Prize winner of excellence in business performance by Mazda Corporation.
Mexico Plant acquired MMVO SUPPLIER OF EXCELLENCE FY2018.
Mexico Plant acquired IATF16949 certification.