Mar 11, 2018 | The sharp, custom performance motorcycle in the center of the booth led the theme for YAMAHA’s IPC/APEX EXPO 2018 exhibit, “Revs Your Heart”, and there was much to quicken the pulse at the booth this year, judging from the many attendees swarming around the performance assembly technology arrayed around the perimeter of the exhibit.
Feb 05, 2018 | Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA announces the launch of ALF, the auto-loading feeder that revolutionizes feeding tape components by eliminating reliance on user skill. With ALF, any operator can easily supply tape components by merely inserting the tape itself without the need for splicing or complex routing of the tape throught the feeder, and all without stopping the machine or interrupting production.
Jan 28, 2018 | Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA IM is proud to announces the launch of the YSi-SP, a high-speed 3D solder paste inspection (SPI) machine that enables high-speed, high-accuracy inspection based on YAMAHA’s 1-head solution concept for using a single type of head to handle multiple inspections. The YSi-SP was introduced at this years 47th Internepcon show in Tokyo Japan. It will be available starting from April 1st in Japan with its Americas release in early summer.
Jan 08, 2018 | Yamaha Motor Intelligent Machinery (IM) unveiled advanced solutions to current and future assembly challenges at Productronica 2017, and will again do so in February at IPC/APEX 2018, Booth #2333.
Oct 05, 2017 | YAMAHA announces the launch of its YSi-V 12M Type HS2 high-end hybrid Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) system. The YSi-V 12M Type HS2 offers faster inspection speed, higher precision, and enhanced capacity and performance for specular components.
Aug 01, 2017 | Yamaha Motor Corporation will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in booth #1023 at the upcoming SMTAI International Conference and Exhibition, September 19 & 20 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The equipment being shown will include the YSM20 Modular Mounter, the YSP printer, and YSiV software.
Jul 17, 2017 | YAMAHA’s new Sigma Series G5S Modular Mounter delivers high-speed, flexible placement using a two-head mounting solution driven by YAMAHA’s patented Overdrive Control functionality. Self-loading ‘splice-less’ SL feeders eliminate production interruptions, and quick-change feeder bases and tray units deliver seamless productivity. Yamaha’s Sigma G5S excels in speed, capacity, accuracy, and virtually non-stop efficiency.
Mar 08, 2017 | Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) announces that it has completed construction of the new Hamamatsu IM Base for the IM Business Unit, now located in Toyooka-cho, Kita-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture. The IM Business Unit houses the development, manufacture and sales of surface mounters and industrial robots.
Feb 24, 2017 | Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA won a coveted New Product Introduction (NPI) Award for the company’s new ultra‐high‐speed Z:TA-R / YSM40R modular surface mounter, which boasts the world’s fastest placement rates and area productivity at 200,000 CPH. The award, sponsored by UP Media/Circuits Assembly magazine, was presented on Tuesday, February 17, 2017 at the IPC/APEX 2017 Conference and Exhibition at the San Diego Convention Center and was accepted by George Babka, Sales General Manager. NPI Awards recognize the leading new products for electronics assembly introduced during the previous 12 months. Awards are selected by an independent panel of practicing industry engineers.
Feb 08, 2017 | Yamaha IM America, in partnership with Trans-Tec Worldwide, will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in Booth #2317 at IPC/APEX 2017 next week.
Oct 12, 2016 | Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA announces new developments in software features and functions for its Modular Mounters (SMT placement systems) that improve productivity and simplify maintenance. These include improvements in Nozzle Health Care, Maintenance Monitor, e-Vision, and a New Grouping optimization.
Oct 04, 2016 | Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA won a coveted Global Technology Award for the company’s new ultra‐high‐speed Z:TA-R / YSM40R modular surface mounter, which boasts the world’s fastest placement rates and area productivity at 200,000 CPH. The award was presented to the company on Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at the SMTAI 2016 Conference and Exhibition at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois and was accepted by George Babka, Sales General Manager.
Sep 07, 2016 | Yamaha IM America will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in booth #813 at the upcoming SMTAI International Conference and Exhibition which takes place September 27-28 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.
Aug 29, 2016 | Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc. announces the promotion of Mr. Takashi Kimura to the position of President, Yamaha Motor Intelligent Machinery America (YIMA).
May 31, 2016 | Yamaha IM America announces the launch of the new ultra‐high‐speed Z:TA-R / YSM40R modular surface mounter, which boasts the fastest placement rates and area productivity, at an unmatched 200,000 CPH: the fastest in the world.
May 16, 2016 | Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc. announces the promotion of Mr. Takashi Kimura to the position of President, Yamaha Motor Intelligent Machinery America (YIMA).
Feb 23, 2016 | Yamaha IM America, in partnership with Trans-Tec Worldwide, will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in booth #1351 at the upcoming IPC/APEX 2016 exhibition and conference March 15-17 2016. On exhibit for the first time will be the new High-Efficiency modular YSM20W mounter, offering the largest PCB handling capability in the industry and the world’s highest speed in its class, and the new Sigma F8S modular mounter.
Feb 12, 2016 | Yamaha IM America announces the launch of a new, interactive, easy-to-navigate web site at www.yamaha-motor-im.com. The new site provides easy navigation and in-depth information about Yamaha’s Trusted Technology, including Yamaha's state-of-the-art Total Line Solution, comprised of printers, mounters, dispensers, and inspections machines operated on a single unified software platform, Yamaha Y-Fact.
Jan 20, 2016 | Through our ongoing technology agreement with AEGIS, Yamaha IM announces the completion of a software milestone: the full integration of Aegis FactoryLogix® software with Yamaha Programming PTools. This newly enhanced interface allows Aegis Software users the ability to create programs in FactoryLogix and directly hand them over to Yamaha’s Programming Tool (PTool).
Jan 12, 2016 | Yamaha Motor IM announced today that Alpha ('Alpha Metals') has chosen the YAMAHA YCP10 High-Performance Compact Printer for purchase and installation at a key laboratory facility in New Jersey. After rigorous print testing, the YCP10 demonstrated the ability to deliver the consistent printing results that the Alpha evaluators were seeking.
Jan 28, 2015 | Yamaha Motor Co. is finalizing an aggressive transition plan to incorporate the Hitachi Sigma Mounter Platform into their already extensive portfolio of SMT Mounters, Printers, Dispensers, Hybrid Placers and Inspection / X-Ray Machines. This follows the announcement in September 2014 whereby Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation (TOKYO: 8036; Hitachi High-Tech) resolved to withdraw from the chip mounter business, and concluded a contract to partially transfer assets related to the surface mounter business to Yamaha.