Kirin Techno-System
Founded January 11, 1990
Headquarters Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan
Owner Controlling share: 100% by Kirin Brewery Co., Ltd
Number of employees
158 (January 2016)

Company Profile

Kirin Techno-Systems, provides development, design, manufacture, sale, and after-sales service of various inspection devices along with advanced image processing technologies and a combination of transportation equipment suitable for them. Kirin Techn-System is part of Kirin Holding and is located in Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken.

Products / Technology

Kirin Techno-System's inspections systems for PET preform and bottle manufacturers and fillers include:

Preform inspection systems

  • High speed preform inspection
  • Preform inspection

PET bottle inspection systems

  • High-speed empty bottle and leak inspection
  • High-speed empty bottle inspection
  • Empty bottle and leak inspection
  • High-speed filled bottle inspection
  • Filled bottle inspection
  • In-liquid contaminant inspection for plastic bottles

Inspection systems for plastic closures

  • Plastic cap inspection


  • Plastic container inspection
  • Fill level inspection


The company's roots begin between 1976 and 1989 when it emerged from the Engineering Department and Techno-Machinery Division, a division specialized in developing inspection systems of Kirin Brewery Co., Ltd.


PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 03 / 2021: Award for Kirin’s thin film deposition technology

External links

Kirin Website