This new investment will supplement the 2014-investment so that now, the factory will have available two new mutually compatible SMT lines that will ensure that GPV is able to meet both present and future quality demands.According to the company the investment will also mean rapid changeovers and shorter lead times.
CEO Bo Lybæk states that “with the new SMT line to Aars, GPV has taken yet another important step to ensure Danish electronics competence and SMT capacity at top level.”
Mr. Ichiro Arimoto, General Manager of Yamaha Motor Europe N.V., IM Business shares his confidence that the chosen Yamaha solutions and especially the newest mounter YSM20 and the latest inspection machine YSi-V will boost positively GPV growth plan.
He says “Yamaha is delighted of the collaboration with GPV and their trust in Yamaha’s high quality and reliable SMT machines.” He adds “ The invest in Yamaha Total Line Solution will allow them to address the future high expectations and requirements for excellent quality and flexibility. We are very enthiusiastic of this cooperation and also of the successful joint work with our partner Core-emt, whose team provides superior nationwide support for all Yamaha SMT products in Denmark.”
About Yamaha Robotics SMT SectionYamaha Surface Mount Technology (SMT) Section is a subdivision of Yamaha Motor Robotics Business Unit in Yamaha Motor Corporation. Yamaha surface mount equipment is highly acclaimed in the market for their “module concept” that enables them to keep pace with the trend toward smaller and more diverse electric/electronic parts being mounted on circuit boards.
Yamaha SMT Section has created a strong business in the surface mount industry that enables design and engineering, manufacture, sales and service to be conducted in one comprehensive system. Furthermore, the Company has used its core technologies in the areas of servo-motor control and image recognition technology for vision (camera) systems to develop solder paste printers, 3D solder paste inspection, 3D PCB inspection machines, flip chip hybrid placers and dispensers. This allows Yamaha SMT Section to offer a full line of machines for electric/electronic parts mounting and propose optimum production-line makeup to answer the diversifying needs of today’s manufacturers.
Yamaha SMT Section has sales and service offices in Japan, China, Southeast Asia, Europe and North America provide a truly global sales and service network that will safeguard best in class on-site sales & service support for clients.