Yamaha Motor Europe Factory Automation section has announced a distribution agreement with Slovakia-based S.D.A. s.r.o. to extend sales and customer support for Yamaha industrial robots in Slovakia and Czech Republic.

S.D.A (Sensors. Drives. Automation) has rich expertise and an extensive portfolio of associated products from leading suppliers that facilitate delivery of high-performing, flexible automation. The main sales and technical office in Banská Bystrica, central Slovakia, is well located to serve enterprises throughout the region.

“Our agreement with S.D.A further strengthens our commitment to helping enterprises in central Europe leverage our technologies for a competitive edge,” said Jumpei Ninomiya, Yamaha FA Sales Manager for Europe. “The team is highly motivated and experienced, with a large number of automation solutions successfully delivered.”

“We are confident in our skills and connections to boost Yamaha’s presence here and continue to deliver satisfaction for our customers,” said Jaroslav Fiľo, Managing Director of SDA. “The outstanding performance and value provided by the Yamaha robots enable us to transform diverse processes in applications ranging from precision manufacturing to high-speed packaging.”

Yamaha’s portfolio of SCARA, cartesian, multi-axis and single-axis robots, and programmable linear bidirectional conveyor modules such as the LCMR200 deliver the benefits of flexible, high-performance automation to a wide range of industrial activities. With the latest YK-XG SCARA robots, available in various sizes including arm-length options from 120mm to 1200mm and maximum payload from 1kg to 50kg, the portfolio offers a wide range of choices to tackle challenges such as picking, placing, dispensing, assembly, and packaging. High reliability and easy integration are assured, in all environments ranging from small factories or workshops to laboratory cleanrooms.

ABOUT YAMAHA Robotics FA Section
Yamaha Factory Automation Section (FA Section), a subdivision of Yamaha Motor Robotics Business Unit in Yamaha Motor Corporation, is focused on delivering flexible, high-accuracy industrial robots for precision automation challenges.

With its roots in the introduction of robot technology to Yamaha motorcycle assembly activities, the division has over 40 years’ experience solving automation challenges from factory-scale to micron-level. Yamaha’s industrial robots are now trusted by leading corporations worldwide, in activities as diverse as semiconductor fabrication and assembling electronic products, domestic appliances, automotive components, and large liquid-crystal panels.

Yamaha Motor FA Section offers a unified range of solutions for robotic assembly, including single-axis robots, SCARA, cartesian, and articulated robots. Innovations such as the LCMR200 linear conveyor module; a smoother, space-saving and more versatile successor to conventional belt and roller conveyors continue to set the pace in factory automation. Core robotic technologies as well as key components and complete robot systems are all produced in-house, ensuring consistent quality and control over lead-times.

Headquartered in Neuss, Germany, Yamaha FA Section serves customers in all Europe.