Yaskawa Italia is a subsidiary of YASKAWA Electric group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of drive technology, automation and robotics. The company Headquarters are located in Kitakyushu, Japan. The company was founded in 1915, today the company is a true pioneer in the industry. The purpose of Yaskawa and its subsidiaries has always been to optimize the productivity and efficiency of machinery and industrial systems through their own innovations. For over 100 years, Yaskawa products and solutions have actively supported automation for a wide range of industries: mining, mechanical engineering and manufacturing tools, automotive industry, packaging industry, woodworking, industrial lifts, textile industry and industry of semiconductors.

YASKAWA Electric's activities are divided into 3 divisions:

  • 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

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 - 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.

The Italian Robotics Division boasts three locations: Turin, Modena and Caserta, and an ultra-annual experience in the various industrial sectors. Yaskawa Italia provides reliable solutions through products that represent the result of European R&D and investment experience.

Italy Management

Paolo Poletti
President Yaskawa Robotics Italy
Managing Director