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Yokogawa acquires RAP International

Yokogawa has signed an agreement with UK-based RAP International for Yokogawa to acquire all shares of the company and make RAP a wholly-owned subsidiary. RAP specialises in providing digitised solutions that support risk assessment, management of the permit to work (PtW) process, and governance of control of work (CoW) for …

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Yokogawa recognised with Frost & Sullivan Global Customer Value Leadership award

Yokogawa has received the Global Customer Value Leadership Award for Integrated Performance Management from global market research and consulting company Frost & Sullivan as part of their 2019 Best Practices Awards. Announced on 29 July 2019, the award recognises how Yokogawa’s OpreXTM Profit-driven Operation solution helps customers in the process industries deliver …

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Yokogawa to establish Open Process Automation Test Bed for ExxonMobil

Yokogawa has been selected by ExxonMobil to be the Open Process Automation (OPA) system integrator responsible for establishing the company’s OPA Test Bed. Development work and experiments conducted on the Test Bed will support ExxonMobil’s effort to move towards a standards-based, open, secure and interoperable process control architecture. ExxonMobil will …

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How sophisticated instrumentation helped a drone maker accelerate motor system testing

The Yokogawa WT1800E Power Analyzer is being used by Atmos UAV to optimise the range, efficiency and safety of Marlyn, the world’s first drone to combine Vertical Take Off and Landing (VTOL) and forward flight in a fully autonomous flight. Like a fixed wing drone, Marlyn is capable of high-speed …

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Yokogawa’s WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer wins “Power Product of the Year” accolade at Electronics Industry awards

Yokogawa’s WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer has won the prestigious “Power Product of the Year” trophy at the second annual Electronics Industry awards. The award was presented on the 21st June at a ceremony at London’s Tower Hotel in the presence of an audience of leading industry professionals. The event has …

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Yokogawa pursues collaboration in cold chain monitoring

Yokogawa and Finland-based Sensire have announced that they have reached an agreement for Yokogawa to take a €6 million stake in Sensire and to begin collaborating in the cold chain monitoring field. Through this initiative, both companies aim to develop and provide new services that combine Yokogawa’s Industrial Internet of …

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Yokogawa appoints new managing director

Yokogawa has announced the appointment of Carl Ramsden as managing director for its UK operations, succeeding Nigel Bowden who has become executive director for New Business Development in Yokogawa Europe. Carl holds a BSc degree in Economics and is a Chartered Accountant. He has held the role of finance director …

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Yokogawa establishes Yokogawa Norge

Yokogawa has announced its new subsidiary in Norway to engage in the sale of control products and provision of related services. The subsidiary, Yokogawa Norge, was established on 14 February 2019. Renewable energy, pharmaceuticals, and foods are targeted under Yokogawa’s Transformation 2020 mid-term business plan, and each of these industries …

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Yokogawa joins global 100 most sustainable Corporations in the World Index

Yokogawa Electric Corporation has announced that the company has been included in the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World Index (Global 100). This is Yokogawa’s first time on the Global 100, one of the world’s leading sustainability indices. Now in its 15th year, the 2019 Global 100 …

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AlgaEnergy and Yokogawa sign agreement to accelerate growth of the microalgae biotech sector

AlgaEnergy, a Spanish biotechnology company specialising in the production and commercial applications of microalgae, and Yokogawa  have announced the signing of a partnership and equity participation agreement. The strategic agreement involves an approximately 10 million euro investment by Yokogawa to acquire newly issued shares of AlgaEnergy, making the Japanese company …

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