About Us



Furukawa Rock Drill USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of FURUKAWA ROCK DRILL CO., LTD., founded in 1875 by Ichibei Furukawa to mine and smelt copper. FURUKAWA has diversified over the years to become a leading corporation in Japan. Today, in addition to mining and smelting we also manufacture machinery, electronic materials and chemicals, as well as supply fuel and electric power.

Furukawa Rock Drill USA operates two divisions in North America.

Breaker/Attachment Division

The business steadily expanded to include our Breaker/Attachment Division specializing in attachments for skid steer, mini excavators, backhoes and excavators. The F Series Furukawa breaker (formerly Kent Demolition Tool) is now a leading brand throughout North America and Mexico.

Rock Drill Division

Our Rock Drill Division offers a complete line of advanced drills and accessories for construction and quarry sites. As a technology company our products are always on the leading edge, driving equipment advancements.