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R&D

To Challenge, To Innovate

The Technology for the Earth and for Humanity. Its Evolution is the Footsteps of Kubota’s Strong Will. The Technology for the Earth and for Humanity. Its Evolution is the Footsteps of Kubota’s Strong Will.

From a grain of rice, a grain of wheat, a drop of water, to developing a country. Kubota encourages sustaining our beautiful earth environment and prosperity of our lives through its vast business area. Originating from casting, how did Kubota develop its technology? This is about the footsteps of Kubota’s strong will, to stand close to the environment and people, which led to Kubota to evolve its technology.

Our Stories

Each and every day, Kubota is focused on research to solve the world's issues related to food, water, and the environment. Read about some of Kubota's efforts to improve our Earth and our lives.

  • Combine
  • KSAS

Kubota supports farms through visualization of agriculture! Our KSAS and combine harvesters, which fuse bi-directional ICT with industry-leading food production technologies, are boosting farm management and production efficiency.

  • Engines

Total performance that combines outstanding efficiency, energy-saving, and a true respect for users and the environment — these are the fundamentals for the ideal engine that Kubota constantly strives to achieve.

  • Membrane Solutions

Our water recycling technologies generate new potential. Kubota aims to solve water-related issues with KUBOTA Submerged Membrane Unit™ that enables reuse of domestic and industrial wastewater.

  • Tractor

With the wish in mind to “fill India with Kubota tractors,” we began our initiatives in the world’s largest tractor market with a keen understanding of the region's unique needs and methods.

  • Construction Machinery

China’s economy is developing at a remarkable pace. Kubota is doing all it can to ensure durability and eliminate the fuel efficiency/power tradeoff in its construction machinery to meet the region’s unique needs and support infrastructure development.

KUBOTA TECHNICAL REPORT

Kubota releases Kubota Technical Report annually to introduce our latest technologies and products.

Feature Theme: Kubota Group Aiming to Find Solutions to Challenges in Food, Water & Environmental Fields Through Global R&D

Kubota Technical Report No. 50 covers the special theme of “Kubota Group Aiming to Find Solutions to Challenges in Food, Water & Environmental Fields Through Global R&D.” For over 120 years, Kubota has contributed to society in Japan’s food, water and environment fields through technology and products. In recent years, we have been expanding our operation globally. With our local needs-based approach, we keep close contact with each region, listen to customers’ opinions, and enhance technology to solve their problems, and develop such technology into products and services. Furthermore, we are committed to sustainably contribute to the society by providing products and services that let customers feel new pleasure and excitement.

Global R&D Facilities

In order to comprehend the local needs and shape the needs in to products, our R&D centers are spread over the world.

Kubota Water & Environment R&D Center U.S.A. SIAM KUBOTA Corporation Co.,Ltd. Kubota Agricultural Machinery (Suzhou) Co.,Ltd. Sakai plant
  • :R&D Center
  • :Technical Center

The Evolution of Kubota Products

“Put your soul into the product you produce and instill
product value in its truest sense.”

Founder of the Kubota Group Gonshiro Kubota

Over 120 years, Kubota, starting as the manufacturer and sales of cast metal, has been developing a numerous variety of products for the Earth and for human lives.

And for the Future Agriculture

Due to the on-going global food crisis and decrease in the agrarian population, the integration of agriculture and ICT is gaining a great attention.
To ensure the stable supply of food and to spread the supply to all over the world, there are things that only Kubota could achieve.
With our deep understanding of agriculture and its machinery, we lead the fundamental transformation of future agriculture.
This movie represents our vision of how Kubota approaches to the ICT agriculture.

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