Technology and Innovation
Growth Strategies Based on Innovation
Komatsu works to develop and introduce DANTOTSU (Unrivaled) products, DANTOTSU service and DANTOTSU solutions, improve customers’ GEMBA (workplaces) together with them and provide innovation designed to create new values to their business. Komatsu not only improves its product competitiveness but also supplies parts and provides service by using the KOMTRAX (Komatsu Machine Tracking System) for construction and utility equipment and the KOMTRAX Plus for mining equipment. Furthermore, Komatsu supplies intelligent Machine Control models designed to streamline and automate construction, such as the Autonomous Haulage System (AHS) for driverless dump trucks and other systems which take full advantage of leading-edge ICT benefits. Komatsu also promotes “SMARTCONSTRUCTION”, a new solution business by connecting all information of construction job sites through ICT (information and communication technology) in order to help customers realize safe and high-productivity job sites of the future.
The World of IoT Connecting Customers’ GEMBA to Distributor and Production GEMBAs
Komatsu will not only launch next-generation products which will achieve further automation and unmanned operation, designed to substantially improve in safety, environmental performance and productivity of customers’ jobsite operations, but also supply parts and provide service by using KOMTRAX (Komatsu Machine Tracking System). Furthermore, Komatsu provides customers with solutions, such as SMARTCONSTRUCTION and Autonomous Haulage System (AHS), to help them solve GEMBA problems. Komatsu will connect all information of three GEMBA of customers, distributors and its production, including that of suppliers, through its IoT in order to improve safety and productivity of all GEMBA.