Company History

May 1956:Established company as the name of Seiko Plastic Industries Co., Ltd. pursuant to incorporation of enterprise. Capital amount JPY1 million.
Oct. 1956:Started production of chemical pumps and valves using rigid polyvinyl chloride.
Aug. 1957:Started a full-scale design and manufacture of chemical equipment using plastic materials, as well as production of chemical fans and scrubbers.
Dec. 1963:Changed its trade name to Sekisui Chemical Engineering & Machinery, Ltd.
June 1968:Changed its trade name to Seikow Chemical Engineering & Machinery, Ltd.
Mar. 1969:Terminated product sales agreement with Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd. and started to manufacture and sell products with “Seikow” brand.
Feb. 1976:Changed its brand name from “Seikow” to “TEXEL”.
Apr. 1979:Started sales of corrosion-resistant magnetic pumps.
Feb. 1982:Acquired factory space in Futami Coastal Industrial Park.
Sep. 1989:Completed Akashi Factory at 15-3 Minamifutami, Futami-cho, Akashi City.
May 2002:Obtained international standard ISO9001 certification (Year 2000 version), regarding quality management system of corrosion-resistant pumps and corrosion-resistant blower fans.
July 2002:Obtained international standard ISO9001 certification (Year 2000 version), regarding quality management system of exhaust-gas treatment equipment and deodorizing devices.
June 2004:Obtained international standard ISO14001 regarding environmental management system.
Apr. 2007:Established representative office in Shanghai, China.
Mar. 2009:Completed expansion of Akashi Factory.
Jan. 2010:Established locally-incorporated company in Suzhou, China as the name of Suzhou Seikow Chemical Engineering & Machinery, Ltd.
Nov. 2013:Established locally-incorporated company in Houston, USA as the name of TEXEL- SEIKOW USA.,INC
Oct. 2014:Established locally-incorporated company in Dong Nai Province, Vietnam as the name of TEXEL-SEIKOW VIETNAM CO .,LTD