History

Supporting
the Automotive Industry
through Monozukuri

Supporting the development of the automotive industry through Monozukuri for 80 years.
Delivering countless products to the world, and now, onto a new stage.

History

  • = Calsonic
  • = Kansei
  • = Calsonic Kansei
2000

Calsonic Kansei Corporation established through merger of Calsonic Corporation and Kansei Corporation

Calsonic Kansei Corporation established through merger of Calsonic Corporation and Kansei Corporation

Development of sliding door of air conditioner units

2001

Calsonic Kansei (Thailand) Co., Ltd. established

Calsonic SII Compressors Sdn.Bhd (currently Calsonic Kansei (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.) established

Started the production of CPM & FEM

Started the production of CPM & FEM

Started the production of TPO powder slush skin instrument panels

Started the production of seamless airbag instrument panels

Started the production of TPO negative vacuum formed skin instrument panels

2002

Calsonic Kansei (Wuxi) Corporation established

Started the production of LVC compressors <large displacement swash>

Started the production of new series CR-P2 rotary compressors <improved efficiency>

Development of half steering member structure

2004

Started the production of CVCe compressors <clutchless external control>

Started the production of integrated climate control units

Started the production of double aluminum pipes

2005

Capital increased through a third party allocation to Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. making Calsonic Kansei a consolidated subsidiary of Nissan Motor

Calsonic Kansei China Holding Company established

Started the production of SVC compressors <small displacement swash>

Started the production of booster blower units for rear seats

Started the production of TPU powder slush skin instrument panels

2006

Calsonic Kansei Romania S.R.L. established

Started the production of climate control foam ducts

2007

Calsonic Kansei Motherson Auto Products Limited established in India

Started the production of new series CR-P3 rotary compressors <with built-in cyclone oil separator>

Started the production of negative vacuum formed skin instrument panels

2008

R&D Center, Headquarters moved to Saitama City

R&D Center, Headquarters moved to Saitama city

Started the production of FVC compressors <improved efficiency; improved control>

2009

Started the production of PU-RIM molded instrument panels