Important updates for Yaskawa, a longstanding major player in the industrial automation sector, which in the latest months has taken several steps aimed to strengthen its presence in different sectors and geographical areas.

shutterstock_578254195 [Convertito]In the U.S., Yaskawa announced a partnership between Yaskawa – Solectria Solar, the Group’s division specialized in manufacturing PV inverters, and Sunworks, Inc., a US-based solar system provider.

At the same time, the company is striving to gain a prominent position in the Chinese market for industrial automation products. In China, the demand for automation products is experiencing exponential growth, and, therefore, gaining a leading role in this sector (and its multiple segments) could be a real turning point for the company.

In Europe, the Group has chosen to focus on robotics, starting a significant expansion of the site of Allershausen, near Monaco, headquarters of the robotic division. For this strategic expansion, Yaskawa has invested nearly 8 million euros.

Read more about the Allershausen site’s expansion