KITO PWB, formerly PWB Anchor Limited, is a Melbourne based manufacturer of quality lifting, marine, proof coil, and specialized chains, ranging in sizes from 6mm-24mm. In addition, we have a dedicated hoist assembly shop where Japanese manufactured KITO 3-phase and single-phase electric hoists, and manual chain hoists and blocks are tailored to match our customers’ specific lifting requirements. KITO PWB also supplies a wide range of high-quality lifting and materials handling fittings and equipment. KITO PWB has been a part of KITO Corporation since April 2016.
KITO PWB has been manufacturing chain in Australia since 1923 and for that time has been well known and regarded in the industry as a supplier of consistently providing high-quality products. We have a well earnt and successful history of supply to the Australian, New Zealand, and SE Asian markets. The key industries we supply to are lifting, mining, construction, manufacturing, materials handling, agriculture, defense, fabrication, marine, and aquaculture. We have a national footprint, with our manufacturing plant, warehouse and head office in Melbourne, as well as sales offices and warehouses in Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.
KITO Corporation is a publicly listed company on the Japanese Nikkei Stock Exchange. They are one of the largest providers of lifting and materials handling equipment in the world today. Headquartered in Nakakoma Japan, KITO Corporation has been manufacturing powered and manual chain hoists and blocks, and lifting chain since 1932. KITO Corporation also owns chain manufacturing facilities in Italy (KITO Chain Italia) and in the USA (Peerless Chain). In addition, they own hoist manufacturing facilities in the USA (Harrington Hoists) and the Netherlands (VAN LEUSDEN), with VAN LEUSDEN specializing in the Oil & Gas Industry. KITO Corporation also owns Finnish light crane system manufacturer ERIKKILA and operates sales offices in Europe (Germany), Canada, Brazil, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, and India.