Profile

Company Name Kawamura International Co., Ltd.
Address Head Office: Kagurazaka Kitagawa Building 6F, 6-42 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Details of Business Localization, document translation, DTP, document engineering, multimedia localization, staffing services
President Midori Kawamura
Managing Director Kozo Moriguchi
Director Kazuhiro Kawamura
Executive Director Yukihiro Aoki 
Executive Director Koji Maeda
Advisors Takashi Nakatsuka (Doctor of Science)
Established January 1986
Capital 50 million JPY
Tel 03-3267-0270
Fax 03-3267-0290
Main Banks Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Business License Number Dispatch Worker License Number 派13-307157
HR introduction license number  13-ユ-308421

Other Offices and Affiliates

Kansai Office

Address: Daini Nichidai Bldg. 4F, Shin-Osaka, 1-6-14 Higashinakashima,
Higashi-Yodogawa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka-fu 533-0033, Japan
Phone: 06-6328-7750
Fax: 06-6328-7760

 

Overseas Bases

California Branch (Overseas Branch)

Address: California, United States

KI Hong Kong Co., Ltd. (Affiliate)

Address: Kowloon, Hong Kong

ASAP Globalizers GmbH (Affiliate)

Address: Cologne, Germany


Affiliated Organizations

The Japan Translation Federation The Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry Japan Technical Communicators Association (JTCA) The Asia-Pacific Association for Machine Translation (AAMT)



Certifications and Partnerships

 

■ Oracle (Preferred Vendor)

■ SAP (Global Certified Partner)


History

1986 Established in Meguro, Shinjuku-ku
1990 Started subcontract language training for Air Self Defense Force
1993 Translation of aircraft manuals commences
1996 Start of translations in the IT field
2001 Office moved to Ichigaya, Shinjuku-ku
2006 KI Philosophy created
            Long-term vision created
2008 Selected as a certified partner by Germany's SAP
2009 Received Partner of the Year award from SAP - a first for a company in Asia
2010 Quality control system certified as an "Innovative Business Plan" by the Tokyo metropolitan government
2011 Development and launch of the Mail-kun system
            "Mail-kun" registered as a trademark
2012 KI Hong Kong established
            Head office moved to Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku
            Home working system introduced
            Kansai office opened
            ASAP Globalizers consortium established, joined
            ISO / IEC 27001:2005, JIS Q 27001:2006 Information Security Management Systems certification acquired
2013 Independent pharmaceutical/medical translation business started
2014 ASAP Globalizers GmbH established in Germany
2015 ISO 17100 certification acquired
2016

30th anniversary
            New KI Philosophy created
            Long-term vision created

2017 California branch opened
2018 Participation in the translation bank concept
 

It began offering Translation Designer

  Everyone automatic translation @KI (commercial version) started