|February, 1920||Founded as Weighing Machine Division of Kawanishi Machine Works|
|December, 1945||Weighing Machine Division of Kawanishi Machine Works was re-organized 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|
|1964||Succeeded to produce the biggest wind tunnel in the East and delivered it to National Aerospace Laboratories, which greatly contributed to the development of aero flight technology in Japan|
Company song was created
|1969||Digital price computing instrument “ Rokko” was started to produce.
Full automatic tire balancer was developed.
|1974||Non-stop Axle weigher was developed with high speed and motion weighing technology.
The first domestic continuous autoclave sterilizer was developed, which led us to the field of food and medical markets.
|1978||Commercial Scale Datacell R-205D obtained the model approval of Physical Engineering Lavatories in Germany for the first time as foreign product.|
|1979||Dataweigh™ and Checkweigher were developed and they contributed to the technical innovation at food industry.|
|1981||World first price computing instrument with voice indication “ SP-704” was produced.
Pressure-resistant Coal Feeder for thermal power station was developed.
|1985||Universal digital sacale 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.
Packer Scale FNL-302CC was developed and became long-seller as automatic weighing feeder
|1990||Shanghai Yamato Scale Co.,Ltd was established in China.|
|1993||Yamato Corporation was established in U.S.A.
Dataweigh™ Σ series with big command console was released.
|1994||Yamato Scale Dataweigh(UK) Ltd. was established in U.K.
Appointed the first Designated Manufacturing Business Operator in Japan by MITI.
|1998||Card type body fat meter “ PocketMini™ ” and “ PocketNavi™ ” were developed.
Yamato Corporation Dataweigh™ Division was established in U.S.A.
|1999||Dialogue style command console for Dataweigh™ was released and it enabled quick communication via internet|
|2000||Yamato Scale France was established in France.
|2002||Obtained ISO9001.(2000year version)
High accurate body fat meter “ BodyPlanner™ ” was developed which showed visceral fat and muscle mass
|2005||All in one style Truck Scale was developed which weighs total weight, axle load, wheel load and load balance|
Dataweigh™ ΣF1™ series was developed which optimizes packaging machine’s capability.
Contamination less structure “ Packer Scale FNL-308CC” was released.
Yamato Scale Russia was established in Russia.
|2008||Yamato Scale India Private Limited was established in India.|
|2010||DataweighΩ™ with innovative capability was developed.
Table-top Dataweigh™ “TSDW-205” was developed and contributed to improve work efficiency.
Yamato Scale Benelux was established in Netherlands
|2012||Dynamic Tire Balancer DB-DHS1 with capability of 15 second per cycle wasdeveloped|
|2013||Digital controller "EDI-2000series"with self- diagnosis and multilingual function was developed.
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||“Non-stop Axle Weigher” with motion weighing and load checking function was developed.
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|
|2016||Yamato Scale Italy was established in Italy|
|2018||Yamato South Africa was established in South Africa|
- President's messageMessage from president & CEO of Yamato Scale Co.,Ltd.
- Corporate dataPlease see our outline and directors
- HistoryPlease see our history and development.
- Basic policiesPlease see our guiding principle, environment principle and quality policy
- Global networkPlease check our global business bases.