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HISTORY

1920
Weighing Machine Division of Kawanishi Machine Works founded.
1945
Weighing Machine Division of Kawanishi Machine Works. Reorganized as Yamato Scale Co., Ltd.
1946
Took Bathroom scale orders for U.S military in Japan and developed it to Health meter.
1953
Started the production of A style Health meter as it became commonly used in household for health care.

Succeeded to produce the first electron tube style weigher for crane. It was the first electronic scale in Japan.
Developed the first domestic strain gauge style load cell.

1954

Emperor Showa and Empress visited our factory.

1959
The metric system was adopted and kg was used as measure of weight.
Electron tube style steering stability evaluating machine was developed and attracted public attention with its innovativeness.
1961

Prince and princess Takamatsunomiya visited our factory.

1965
Succeeded to produce the biggest wind tunnel in the East and delivered it to National Aerospace Lavatories, which greatly contributed to the development of aero flight technology in Japan.
1966

Company song was created.

1969
Digital price computing instrument “ Rokko” was started to produce.

Full automatic tire balancing machine was developed.

1974
Non-stop Axle weigher was developed with high speed and motion weighing technology.

The first domestic serial autoclave equipment was developed, which led us to the field of food and medical markets.

1980
DataweighTM and Checkweigher were developed and they contributed to the technical innovation at food industry.
Commercial Scale Datacell obtained the model approval of Physical Engineering Lavatories in Germany for the first time as foreign product.
1981
World first price computing instrument with voice indication “ SP-704” was produced.
Pressure-resistant Coal Feeder for thermal power station was developed.
1985
Automatic even balance with string vibration style load cell was developed for the first time in Japan.
Kumyong Yamato Scale Co.,Ltd was established in South Korea.
1986

Yamato Scale GmbH was established in Germany.

1987

Packer Scale FNL-302CC was released and became long-seller as fixed weight feeder.

1990

Shanghai Yamato Scale Co.,Ltd was established in China.

1992
Appointed the first Designated Manufacturing Business Operator in Japan by MITI.

Obtained ISO9002.

1993
Yamato Corporation was established in U.S.A.

DataweighTM Σ series with big command console was released.

1994

Yamato Scale Dataweigh [UK] was established in U.K.

1998
Card type body fat meter “ PocketMiniTM ” and “ PocketNaviTM ” were released.
Yamato Corporation Dataweigh Division was established in U.S.A.
1999
Dialogue style command console for DataweighTM was released and it enabled quick communication via internet.
2000
Yamato Scale France was established in France.
2002
Obtained ISO9001.
High accurate body fat meter “ BodyPlannerTM ” was released which showed visceral fat and muscle mass.
2005

All in one style Truck Scale was released which weighs total weight, axle load, wheel load and load balance.

2006
Obtained ISO14001.
DataweighTM ΣF1TM series was released which optimizes packaging machine’s capability.

Yamato Scale Russia was established in Russia.

2008
Contamination less structure “ Packer Scale FNL-308CC” was released.
Yamato Scale India Private Limited was established in India.
2010
DataweighΩTM with innovative capability was released.
Tabletop DataweighTM “TSDW-205” was released and contributed to improve work efficiency.

Yamato Scale Benelux was established in Netherlands.

2012

Dynamic Tire Balancer DB-DHS1 with capability of 14 second per cycle was released.

2013
Digital controller with self- diagnosis and multilingual function was released.
West Coast Office of Yamato Corporation was established in U.S.A.

Yamato Scale Co.,Ltd. Middle East was established in U.A.E.

2014
“Simplified traveling Truck scale” with motion weighing and load checking function was released.

Yamato Scale de México, S. de R.L. de C.V was established in Mexico.

2015

Yamato Scale Thailand Co.,Ltd. was established in Thailand.

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