KINWA Brand, Worldwide Reputation of Quality
KINWA LATHE was established in Taichung City in 1973, manufacturing precision high-speed lathes as its foundation, in 1980, we moved the factory to Da-Ya District and reorganized as CHIN HUNG MACHINERY CO., LTD. Since 1990, we have been developing and manufacturing CNC lathes, greatly expanding our market presence. The KINWA brand has gained a well-known, worldwide reputation for high quality lathes.
KINWA’s broad range of excellent quality, high-speed precision lathes are found as standard equipment throughout many Taiwan and overseas manufacturing industries. With the development of CNC lathes, KINWA’s popular, high-tech, Gang-Type and Flat-bed CNC lathes have become essential the manufacturing industry. Over the years, KINWA LATHE has made huge progress in designing and providing customized precision high-speed and CNC lathes.
As the demand for automation growing, KINWA LATHE’s abundant experiences in precision lathe manufacturing enable us to help customers of hand tool manufacturing to plan linear robot automation of lathes and also to cooperate with customers who manufacture home appliance parts to use vibrator bowl to achieve the purpose of automation. Furthermore, we work with a world-famous shock absorber corporation to plan automated load/unload robots to accomplish the purpose of automation to increase productivity and yield rate throughout the entire plant.With the post-pandemic price of raw materials continually raising, KINWA LATHE still insists on using components made in Taiwan by local manufacturers. We are keeping our commitment to providing only the best quality products and service for our worldwide customers.
Rail transit and high-speed railways are a part of our daily lives, and travel safety is HONOR SEIKI CO., LTD.’s first priority. Various forms of rail transportation all have different requirements for the parts machining of their equipment. For example: Train locomotives, passenger trains, and cargo trains... etc.
HONOR SEIKI CO., LTD. Train Wheel Processing Machines can provide diverse solutions for Tier1 - Tier3 customers with varying manufacturing and processing needs, including Single machine intellectualization to Production line intellectualization, and online self-measurement systems.
New wheel production, including locomotive wheels, passenger wheels, and freight train wheels.
The innovative design of the HONOR SEIKI VL-160C-2R, dual-ram vertical turning center for train wheels, can increase processing efficiency by 40% and save 30% on the overall cost for customers.
The VL-160C-2R is equipped with HONOR SEIKI’s patented clamping system, Solid Lock that can provide a clamping force of up to 10 tons, allowing for heavy cutting, with reduced tool vibration and increased tool life. Dual-ram, simultaneous machining, effectively shortens processing times by 50%. A special chuck supports flexible production of over 50 types of wheelsets which is a significant savings in the frequency of changing fixtures, and makes clamping extremely stable.
Through intelligent machine planning, HONOR SEIKI’s professional design team develops distinct, powerful VTL that offer turnkey solutions to effectively increase machining efficiency. Processing that originally required 232 minutes to complete one wheel, can now be completed in 132 minutes; a 40% increase in efficiency.
VL-125C is specially designed as an economical version of a single ram solution. The outstanding feature in processing train wheels is that the rough turning process is especially complemented by the HONOR SEIKI’s patented Solid Lock clamping system to deliver the maximum material removal rate.
Secondly, for center-hole processing, simultaneously utilizing double tool cutting achieves 10mm cutting depth on one side, helping customer save 30% on processing time.
The production efficiency of HONOR SEIKI’s special train wheel VTLs is more than 40% higher than other manufacturers. Their excellent precision and durability have made them a favored choice of customers worldwide. BONATRANS, BOMBARDIER, Lucchini RS, Taiyuan Heavy Industry, Taipei MRT and others, are all HONOR SEIKI customers.
Vertical lathes and the best processing solutions for the railway industry, your first choice is HONOR SEIKI. We Are Honor.
Established in Taichung City, Taiwan in 2004, by Dr. Pu Hong-Yen, YIDA’s core business scope includes R&D and manufacturing of machine tools. YIDA is currently one of the few machine tool companies in Taiwan with product lines covering horizontal lathes, vertical machining centers and horizontal machining centers. Adopting customer-oriented service principle and strategy, YIDA is well-known for the ability to come up with automation solutions and customized machine tools that best satisfy its customers’ needs.
YIDA-made machine tools serve a global customer base that is large and diverse and includes a wide range of applications. These products are used in a variety of end markets including aerospace, automotive, medical industries as well as job shops. YIDA provides strong technical support and instant communication to its agents across the world, making after-sales service as reliable as its machine tools.
With the emerging trend of Smart Production, YIDA has integrated its decades of manufacturing and research expertise with latest technology. The company is currently developing Augmented reality (AR) in after-sales service, allowing timely problem-shooting to make repair and maintenance efficient. Another exciting feature YIDA is applying is Product Lifecycle Management system (PLM), PLM system can optimize the entire production process in real-time while increasing innovation and improving product viability.
YIDA has never ceased to improve. In recent years, the Company has shifted its focus from machine tool manufacturing to providing automation and turnkey solutions. The customers’ production lines have been maximized by the automation solutions designed by YIDA without compromising quality.
YIDA will continue to seek technological breakthroughs and provide competitive products to its customers. Through its own R&D programs, YIDA has various technical exchanges with research agencies and universities to obtain its leading technology for current and future products. YIDA is prepared to strive, like the phoenix on its logo, ready to soar in the sky.
According to the data provided by Taiwan Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance, analyzed by Taiwan Machine Tool & Accessory Builders’ Association (TMBA), the cumulative import value of Taiwan machine tool in 2021 was US$971 million, representing a 42.6% increase from 2020. Among them, the import value of metal cutting machine tool was US$862 million in 2021, an increase of 47.3% compared to 2020. The import value of metal forming machine tool was nearly US$110 million,
an increase of 14.1% compared to 2020. If compared to the previous month, the import value of machine tool in December 2021 declined 19% compared to November 2021, with the imports of metal cutting machine tool declined by 18.2% and the imports of metal forming machine tool decreased by 26%.
Analyzed by the machine type, the first place in the import of metal cutting machine tool is electric, laser and ultrasonic tools, with an import value of nearly US$425 million, accounting for 43.8% of the total import value, and a significant increase of 51% compared with 2020. The second largest import is lathe, with US$148 million, accounting for 15.2% of total imports, and 78.2% growth compared to 2020. The main importing countries are Japan, China (including Hong Kong) and Thailand, please refer to Table 11 for detailed statistics.
Major Import Markets for Machine Tools
Analyzed by the importing country (region), the top ten countries (regions) for Taiwan's machine tool imports in 2021 are: Japan, China (including Hong Kong), Germany, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, Korea, Italy, the United States, and Israel, in order. Taiwan's imports of machine tool from Japan accounted for 52% of the total imports, amounting to US$505 million, up 54.7% compared to 2020. Japan and China (including Hong Kong) mainly imported electric discharge, laser, and ultrasonic tools, while Germany mainly imported planing, inserting, drawing, sawing, and gear cutting tools. For detailed statistics, please refer to Table 12.
In the face of the normalization of the pandemic, due to several issues, such as material shortage, manpower shortage, port congestion, and soaring sea freight, , which used to be cost and efficiency oriented, the global supply chain structure has changed to a safe and stable regional supply chain, and the industry's long chain has become a short chain in response to the rapidly recovering market demand. This wave of supply chain shift and restructuring is driving the global economy and trade, and driving a new wave of demand for machine tools. Mizuho Bank of Japan predicts that the global machine tool market will grow by 17.5% in 2021 compared to 2020, and that capital outflows from industries in North America and Europe will continue to grow, resulting in a steady recovery of machine tool orders in the global market.
Cumulative exports reached US$2.783 billion in 2021, up 29.1% from 2020.
According to the data provided by Taiwan Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance, analyzed by Taiwan Machine Tool & Accessory Builders’ Association (TMBA), Taiwan machine tool exports reached total US$2.783 billion in 2021, a 29.1% increase from 2020. Among them, metal cutting machine tool exports grew 29.2% to US$2.304 billion, while metal forming machine tool exports grew 29% to US$0.479 billion. The machine tool export value in December 2021 declined by 7.8% compared with November 2021, with metal cutting machine tool exports declining by 11.5% and metal forming machine tool exports growing by 11.2%.
In 2021, the major export type of metal cutting machine tool was Machining Centers, with an export value of US$941 million, up 34% from 2020; Lathes ranked second, with an export value of US$590 million, up 32.4% from 2020. As to the exports of metal forming machine tool, Forging and stamping machines was about US$378 million, an increase of 28.6% compared to 2020, please refer to Table 1 for detailed statistics.
Major Export Markets for Machine Tool
Analyzed by export countries (regions), the top ten countries (regions) for Taiwan's machine tool exports in 2021 are: China (including Hong Kong), USA, Turkey, Russia, Vietnam, Thailand, India, the Netherlands, Italy, and Malaysia. Among them, Taiwan's exports to China (including Hong Kong) amounted to nearly US$911 million, an increase of 20.4% over 2020, accounting for 32.7% of the total exports; the U.S. market ranked second, with exports of nearly US$323 million, an increase of 18.3% over 2020, accounting for 11.6% of the total exports; Turkey ranked third, with exports of 241 million. Turkey ranked third, with exports of US$241 million, a significant increase of 46.2% compared to 2020, accounting for 8.7% of the total exports. For detailed statistics, please refer to Figures 1 to 2 and Table 2.
Leadwell itself power turret not only magnifies all appropriate configurations to satisfy all machining requirements but also ensures machine quality andutuilization with intelligent function.
“As long as your strength is good enough, you don’t have to be afraid of any problems,” the general manager of Shuzhou Tong-Yu, Jacky Chiou, says. Starting from technology and service, Jacky talked about how TTGroup has continued to make progress in the epidemic era is getting outstanding scores in China.
Facing domestic and international demands, the strengths of Tongtai are what we can provide for one-stop services for the machines in metal cutting, PCB machining, and metal additive manufacturing with global after-sell service. Tongtai’s business was started with special purpose machines, therefore, we deeply understand how critical in technology and real-time service.
Shuzhou Tong-Yu Machine & Tool Co., Ltd, a Tongtai subsidiary, is located in China. For providing real-time services to the clients in China, Tong-Yu built distribution channels, 5 branches and 17 offices, which are able to provide services to the customers nearby. Now the epidemic limits the transportation, but our services to the clients are never postponed. Completed service channels, good relationships with customers, and stable incomes are driving Tongtai to keep optimistic towards the China market. Not only in the conventional automobile and aerospace industries, Tong-Yu has stepped into the electric vehicle industry in 2022. In recent years, Tong-Yu has self-developed machines including: Vertical machining centers, Horizontal machining centers, and CNC lathes. These machines have much better performance/cost ratio and also high production efficiency. To achieve the goal of carbon neutrality, Tong-Yu is also working on processing a green transformation and has been awarded relative certificate. Aims at lowering carbon emissions, Tong-Yu not only redesigns machines with optimized energy management mechanisms, but also adopts energy saving and carbon reduction concepts in the existing and new factories.
Would you like to know more details about Tongtai services in China? We invite you to watch the exclusive interview of Tong-Yu general manager, Jacky Chiou.Exclusive interview of Shuzhou Tong-Yu general manager, Jacky Chiou