|The History of ORION|
|1946||Founded Kyoei-Seiki Seisakujo and Co Ltd.
Started in the manufacturing of gears.
|1957||Developed and marketed the first Japanese Milking Machine.|
|1959||Developed and marketed the Unit Cooler for milk storage.|
|1965||First Japanese Dry Pump developed and marketed.
Industrial Heater developed and marketed in Japan.
|1966||Company name was changed to "Orion Machinery Co.,Ltd"|
|1968||Industrial Unit Cooler developed and marketed.|
|1969||Head Office and Main Plant moved to Kotaka in Suzaka City.|
|1970||First Japanese Air Dryer developed and marketed.|
|1973||Chitose Plant in Hokkaido established.|
|1983||First in the world to develop and market the In-Line Test Chamber.|
|1984||Research Center established in Nagano City.
Koushoku Plant established in Nagano City.
|1985||Automated robotic processing line for Dry Pump completed.
Marketing Office building in Tokyo established.
|1987||Super Line Milker marketed.|
|1989||Marketing Office building in Osaka established.|
|1991||Thermal Fresh marketed.|
|1996||Marketing Office building in Nagoya established.
Taiwan Orion Industry Co.,Ltd Founded.
Orion Hong Kong Co.,Ltd Founded.
|1997||Training Center building established in Suzaka City.|
|1999||Start of reorganization into "Company system."
Robotic milker developed and marketed.
|2000||Orion Machinery (Shanghai) Co.,Ltd Founded.|
|2003||Auto Unit Carry (Carry Robo) marketed.
Dongguan Orion Machinery Co., Ltd. Founded.
|2006||Tokyo Marketing Office moved to Hacchobori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo.|
|2008||Precision Air Processor "PAP" series marketed.
Starting Monozukuri-juku (developing highly-skilled young workers).
|2011||Inverter vane-less vacuum pump marketed.
Global Training Center established.
|2012||Orion Training Center in Fukuoka established.
Orion Machinery Asia Co., Ltd. in Ayutthaya, Thailand founded.
|2013||GEA Orion Training Center in Chitose, Hokkaido established.|
|2015||Orion Machinery North America LLC founded.
Wins first gold medal at National Skills Competition in Japan.
|2016||MMD500 (Milk Meter Detacher for cow) certified by ICAR.
Wins gold medal at National Skills Competition in Japan, also all prize.