YASKAWA Europe GmbH

YASKAWA Europe GmbH

Your business partner on the road to success

Based in Eschborn, Germany, YASKAWA Europe offers mechatronics and robotics solutions for companies throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the CIS states. With subsidiaries in these regions and European production sites, we are within close reach of the markets’ requirements.

Since late 2012, VIPA has been part of the YASKAWA family, where it joined Drives & Motion and Robotics as a third division. The company is based in Herzogenaurach, Germany, and develops and produces PLCs, I/O systems and advanced industrial HMIs.

Divisions

Drive Technology
Drive Technology

Drives & Motion

Frequency inverters, servo drives and machine controllers, as well as customer-specific drive and control systems from YASKAWA have been proving their value in the marketplace for years. Our experience with flexible automation solutions and expertise in numerous industries and applications makes us a qualified partner for developing system solutions.

Robotics & Plant Engineering
Robotics & Plant Engineering

Robotics

YASKAWA is one of the largest manufacturers of industrial robots, with 330,000 robots installed worldwide. In addition to application-based variants such as welding, palletising, painting and handling robots, the broad range of robots includes robots designed for laboratory and clean room applications as well as top quality, turnkey automated welding systems.

Control Technology
Control Technology

VIPA

For years now, VIPA has been driving innovation in the fields of PLCsand HMIs. VIPA thus rounds out the YASKAWA portfolio of central controller products and allows customers to purchase powerful systems from a single source.

Management

The Managing Directors of YASKAWA Europe GmbH:

Manfred Stern
Manfred Stern
President & CEO Yaskawa Europe
Managing Director
Bruno J. Schnekenburger
Bruno J. Schnekenburger
President, Robotics Division
Managing Director
Norbert Gauß
Norbert Gauß
President, Drives & Motion Division
Managing Director

1,600

Employees in Europe

30

Offices

7

Production sites

Facts

European product development, application support, sales, consulting, repairs, service and training