Milestones

2010

Yamato Scale GmbH is certified according to the DIN EN ISO 9001:2008. Yamato Scale Benelux is founded. The multihead weigher series Dataweigh Omega is introduced.

2008

A Yamato subsidiary is established in India.

2007

Global distribution of Yamato Scale Shanghai Alpha Series begins.

2006

The multihead weigher series Sigma F1 Frontier is launched. The Russian subsidiary is established in Moscow.

2005

The technologically revolutionary concept of the Sigma F1 Frontier is introduced.

2004

The digital load cell is released.

2003

The AICC-SE Console is released.

2002

The multihead weigher series Sigma Compact and Alpha Plus are introduced.

2000

Yamato Scale France is founded. The multihead weigher Series Sigma Plus is released.

1999

The Advanced Interactive Command Console is released.

1998

Yamato Corporation Dataweigh Division is founded in the US.

1996

The introduction of the model ADW-510A marks the launch of the entry level multihead weigher series Alpha. Yamato is granted the patent for Digital Filter.

1994

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, Ltd. is founded in Leeds, UK.

1993

Yamato Corporation is founded in the US. The multihead weigher Series Sigma with its Super Command Console is launched.

1992

Bejing Schouchang Yamato Electric Scale Co., Ltd. is founded in Peking, China.

1990

Shanghai Yamato Scale Co., Ltd. is founded in Shanghai, China.

1988

The multihead weigher Series RB is launched.

1986

Yamato Scale GmbH is founded in Düsseldorf, Germany. The multihead weigher Series RA is launched.

1985

Kumyong Yamato Scale Co., Ltd. is founded in Seoul, Korea.

1981

Yamato is granted the patents for Double Shift and Memory Bucket technology.

1980

The Datacell® and its load cells are developed and approved by the P.T.B. in Germany. The multihead weighers ADW-110, ADW-120, MDW-210, and SDW-220 are introduced.

1979

Dataweigh® ADW-110, the first multihead weigher with load cells, is developed.

1965

The first Yamato Checkweigher CB3 series is developed.

1954

The Show Emperor and Empress visited the Head Office and Factory.

1953

The first domestically made strain gauge load cells and Japan’s first electronic crane scale are produced.

1945

The Weighing Division of Kawanishi Kikai K.K. is reorganised as YAMATO SCALE Ltd.

1920

The Weighing Machine Division of Kawanishi Kikai K.K. is founded.