President Interview

In an interview format, The CEO describes Komatsu's strengths and business outlook.

Integration Plan for Komatsu Mining Company

 In April 2017, Komatsu acquired Joy Global Inc., a leading manufacturer of mining equipment in the United States, and changed its trade name to Komatsu Mining Corp. About six months later on October 27, Komatsu announced its stance on integrating Komatsu Mining Corp.

Nov. 1, 2017[10min.45sec.]

Third Interview with the President in FY2017 - Business Results Section: Business Results and Current Conditions

On October 27, Komatsu disclosed the business results for the first six-month period of FY2017. In this interview section, I am going to ask questions to Mr. Ohashi about the business results.

Nov. 1, 2017[8min.33sec.]

Future Applications of IoT to the Production Process of Construction

Aug. 1, 2017[15min.05sec.]

Komatsu welcomes Komatsu Mining Corp. (formerly, Joy Global Inc.)

May 2, 2017[12min.12sec.]

First Interview with the President in FY2017- Business Results Section: Business Results and Current Conditions

Nov. 1, 2016[12min.24sec.]

Komatsu's ESG Efforts: We work to respond to social needs through core business.

In recent years, there has been increasing interest in corporate ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) activities. In this interview, we take a look at Komatsu’s stance on ESG and specific examples of activities.

Feb. 1, 2017[13min.44sec.]

Progress of ICT Applications to Construction and Mining Equipment

Information on the latest Komatsu ICT technology, including the Autonomous Haulage System dump truck unveiled at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas in September 2016.

Nov. 1, 2016[12min.03sec.]

Collaboration with JOY GLOBAL

Details on the acquisition of American mining equipment manufacturer Joy Global announced in July 2016.

Aug. 3, 2016[12min.01sec.]

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New Mid-range Management Plan

The Mid-range Management Plan for the next three years was announced in April 2016. In this interview, we discuss the details of the new plan.

May 6, 2016[21min.37sec.]

Supporting human resource development of distributors

In recent years, Komatsu has been focusing on supporting the development of human resources at our distributors. In this interview, we discuss the aim of efforts to strengthen activities and specific examples of activities.

Feb. 4, 2016[18min.57sec.]

Our approach to Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) connects all kinds of things using the Internet to create new services and businesses. This interview provides examples of our latest activities in the areas of production, sales and service.

Oct. 3, 2015[19min.08sec.]

Reforming the domestic manufacturing operations

Information on Komatsu’s activities to cut power consumption at domestic production plants in half and our introduction of biomass power generation.

Aug. 18, 2015[16min.05sec.]

Reinforcing our global production system and spare parts supply operations

Information on our flexible global production system for delivering Komatsu construction equipment and service parts to customers all over the world.

May 1, 2015[10min.46sec.]