Yaskawa is a leading manufacturer of drives, servos, motion control, and robotics with a 100 year history in the design and manufacture of products for automation. Although the Yaskawa name is not exactly a household word in the western hemisphere, there are actually over a million Yaskawa drives in service in the US. These drives were sold under such labels as MagneTek, Saftronics, Omron, and, of course, Yaskawa.
As an ISO 9000:2008 certified company, Yaskawa's product line includes AC drives, designed for a wide variety of general service and specialty applications, motors, machine controllers, servos, and spindle products. Yaskawa is also a pioneer in the robotics industry, committed to quality breakthrough innovation.