Research, development, and innovation are the driving forces behind the sustainable growth of KST. The research and development department is in charge of planning and implementation of the company’s mid-term and long-term product development strategies. The scope includes:
-research and development of new products.
-introduction of new manufacturing process technology or equipments.
-research of new materials application.
-nurture and training for R&D engineers.
KST also applies AUTOCAD, ProE, Uni-Graphic, ABAQUAS, other engineering drawing/analysis software, and CAD/CAM computer-aided design system to strengthen the design, simulation, and analysis abilities for products, dies, and jigs. Moreover, KST also introduces PLM engineering management system to shorten the product development cycle and to enhance the management efficiency of technical data.
With over 40-year experience in product development and mold design, KST carries 20,000 kinds of products and more than 4,000 sets of molds. KST is capable of product development and mold processing, which can provide independent engineering services or design in coordination with customers.
On the basis of the original product lines such as terminals, connectors, and cable tie series, KST has extended the product lines to wider fields, including solar joint boxes, charge guns of electric vehicles, stainless steel ties, heat-shrink tubes and crimping tools, handheld devices, and more.