Tohoku Steel is an integrated engineering manufacturer that offers everything related to special steel from material development and treatment to heat processing.
Tohoku Steel Co., Ltd. was born in 1937, based on a proposal by Dr. Kotaro Honda of Tohoku University, a global authority in physics and metallurgy research. Ever since our establishment, we have commercialized numerous new alloys and technologies including mass production of heat-resistant steel and development of the world's first corrosion-resistant, soft-magnetic stainless "K-M steel" through collaboration with and guidance from research institutions such as Tohoku University and its Institute for Materials Research. We have also contributed to the development of industries in Japan and overseas through our top markets shares (*) in heat-resistant steel for intake and exhaust engine valves in automobile-related components and soft-magnetic stainless steel electronic fuel injectors. (* Based on in-house research)
Tohoku Steel is committed toward earning the trust of our customers, and will pursue new possibilities of special steel through a variety of ongoing research and other challenges, to promote the evolution of manufacturing, development of our lifestyles, and for the future of the earth.
What we do at Tohoku Steel
Technical proposals based on seasoned knowhow
We respond to customer needs with our knowhow that has been cultivated through material and technology development.
World-class, consistent quality, manufacturing and sales
We respond to customer needs with our many years of experience and inspection techniques that have been cultivated in the automobile industry.
Pursuing new possibilities with industry-academia collaborations
In the spirit of our founding, Tohoku Steel conducts material research and development with industry-academia collaborations between research institutions, including the Institute for Materials Research at Tohoku University. We have established close partnerships with each research institution to commercialize various new alloys and technologies, and are pursuing new materials at the research and manufacturing stage.
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