Yaskawa Electric Corporation and Solectria Renewables, LLC announced today that the companies have reached a definitive agreement whereby Yaskawa Electric will acquire Solectria Renewables through its US subsidiary, Yaskawa America Inc.


Major Acquisitions and a Real Shift in Focus for the Automation Industry Going Forward


Yaskawa's MV1000 medium voltage drive has been chosen as a finalist in the Control Engineering 2014 Engineers’ Choice Awards program “Motion Control - Drives” category.


Here’s a look at some of the best servo motor videos Motion Control Tips found online.


Design World users voted Yaskawa as one of their engineering leaders in the Leadership in Engineering 2012 program for this Product Category: Mechatronics


The Readers of Automation World voted Yaskawa as one of their "First Team" suppliers in the Leadership in Automation 2012 program for three Product Categories: Motion Control Drives, Motion Control Systems, and Motors - Servos.


Starting October 17 through October 26, 2011, Yaskawa America, Inc. – Drives & Motion Division will be one of the companies featured on the show World’s Greatest TV airing on the ION Network.




This 6-7 minute segment focuses on the biggest difficulties manufacturers face with automation.


Masahiro Ogawa has been named Chief Executive Officer of Yaskawa America, Inc. The company is headquartered in Waukegan, Ill.


Yaskawa America Inc. recently named Mike Knapek as president and chief operating officer. The company also promoted Mark Bernicky to vice president of drives.


The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America announces the release of the MP2600iec motion controller. The controller provides motion control of 1 or 1.5 axis along with machine control.


Yaskawa Earns Marks in 2010 Readers' Choice Awards from Control Design in Three Categories: *Industrial Electric Motor Drive *Servo Motor *Service and Support Leaders


Name Changes Reflect Growing Global Stature - Motoman Inc. and Yaskawa Electric America, Inc. Combine


Effective April 1, 2010, Yaskawa Electric America, Inc. is pleased to announce no cost evaluations for each Yaskawa product sent in for repair.