Waukegan, IL
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Yaskawa America, Inc.

ceo Michael Knapek,
President, COO
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Product Summary: Variable frequency drives, servo motors, servo amplifiers, machine controllers
Yaskawa drives and servos offer the highest MTBF in the world. But to us, quality is much more than that. It means doing everything we can to make our customer, partner and employee experiences great. We commit to that philosophy every day, because to us, IT’S PERSONAL.

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Geographic sales distribution: 
North, Central, and South America
Yaskawa America warrants drives and motion products for (1) year from the date the product is first used by Buyer, or 18 months from the date of shipment, whichever occurs first.
Service, support & spare parts: 
Technical phone support, onsite field service, parts shipment services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Other support includes jobsite startup or service, factory repair, replacement parts, in-warranty repair, and exchange programs.
Address:  2121 Norman Drive South
City:  Waukegan
State:  IL
Zipcode:  60085
Country:  United States
Phone:  1-800-YASKAWA
Fax:  847-887-7310
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Yaskawa America, Inc.

It’s Personal.
“It’s Personal” means each Yaskawa associate is committed to providing you with a great
experience every time you deal with us. We train our people, treat our customers, and design, engineer and manufacture our products in ways that say everything we do matters. And, when your job is to make sure that everything that matters is done well, you take that pretty personally. We commit to that at Yaskawa. We can make it happen because to us, our relationship with you is personal.

Motion-Centric Solutions for Packaging:
Today’s packagers are focused on maximizing equipment effectiveness in their packaging lines. Greater adoption of standards, such as OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) and PackML, have led to higher expectations for throughput, fast machine changeover and maximum uptime. Yaskawa can help you achieve higher OEE with higher performance motion, less downtime and innovative ways to use recipe management with camming and gearing. Yaskawa has gone beyond PLC control to provide motion-centric solutions based on our knowledge, experience and systems design. We provide straight-forward application support, a great engineered product and intuitive software to create automated systems that can meet your packaging needs. Don’t wait for your current supplier to bring innovation to you. Meet the changing demands of your customers head on with Yaskawa, a partner you can depend upon.

Variable Frequency Drives:
Yaskawa Industrial AC drives cover every automation application need in the industrial plant, offering the greatest selection of size and performance available, with power ranges from fractional HP to 2250 HP.

Motion Control Products:
Our broad product range of servo systems includes rotary, linear, and direct drive motors matched with digital SERVOPACKS with outputs ranging from 3W to 55kW. These best-in-class servo systems can be matched with our single or multi-axis machine controllers for a system solution with the best quality and reliability in the industry.

Practical, hands-on training classes held at our facilities. On-site training. eLearning modules and videos available for download or through a mobile app.
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