HISTORY OF THE HIMAWARI SYSTEM

May 1978 La Forêt Engineering Information Services Inc. established.
Aug.1979 Mono-lens Himawari, an automatic sunlight collection and
transmission system, developed.
Mar.1985 Exhibited at Tsukuba EXPO'85 Government Theme Pavilion A.
Feb.1988 HIMAWARI XD-50 Mini 18 lens developed.
Dec.1991 Company reorganized to La Forêt Engineering Ltd., Co.
Feb.1996 12 lens Himawari developed.
Nov.1996 Himawari Mini 6 lens developed.
Oct.1997 Himawari AS series developed.
Sept.1998 Himawari SB series developed.

Himawari Terrace of 19 Lenses,
Tsukuba EXPO'85