New sales collaboration brings skills in business development, logistics, and engineering of advanced automation technology

Yamaha Robotics FA Section has appointed Raveo s.r.o as distributor for its industrial robots, covering the Czech Republic. Raveo is a leading seller of drive technology, with a comprehensive product portfolio from leading suppliers and in-house engineering capabilities that cover the lifecycle from solution development to equipment maintenance.

Atilla Saral, Yamaha Sales Manager, said, “Czechia is home to many industries that can benefit from flexible automation based on our high-performance robots and Raveo is perfectly positioned to create solutions that deliver outstanding value for customers.”

“By combining the precision, speed, and many unique features of Yamaha’s robots with the knowledge and experience of our experts, we create innovative and functional solutions for customers that we believe will lead to great mutual success,” commented Aleš Zapletal CEO of Raveo.

“With Yamaha’s help, we are already positioned to begin supporting customers with our technical know-how and access to downloadable files including catalogues and 3D models now available online at Raveo’s website,” added Radek Kaňovský, also CEO of Raveo.

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Headquartered in Otrokovice, Czech Republic, Raveo is focused on industrial applications where motion and positioning are required, delivering technical consultations, optimal design and after-sales service for customers. The product offer includes mechanical and electrical components from renowned manufacturers, including electric motors, gears, linear actuators, mechatronic systems, and electronic drives. Selecting from these technologies, and leveraging the team’s expertise in industrial automation, Raveo has the skills to work with customers to develop and quickly deliver complete solutions.

The extensive Yamaha portfolio includes SCARA robots from extra small models with arm length down to 120mm, clean-room variants, ceiling-mount orbit types for working in narrow spaces, and large SCARA units that can handle payloads up to 50kg. There are also cartesian, single-axis, and multi-axis robots, and the LCMR200 linear conveyor modules that provide high-speed, programmable workpiece transport with simplified control, bidirectional motion, and flexible circulating and traversing units. Users can take advantage of tools such as RCX Studio that permits easy graphical programming and a 3D simulator and RCXiVY2+ Studio that simplifies programming the optional RCXiVY2+ machine-vision system.


About Yamaha FA Section

Yamaha Factory Automation Section (FA Section), a subdivision of Yamaha Motor Robotics Business Unit in Yamaha Motor Corporation, is focused on delivering flexible, high-accuracy industrial robots for precision automation challenges.

With its roots in the introduction of robot technology to Yamaha motorcycle assembly activities, the division has over 40 years’ experience solving automation challenges from factory-scale to micron-level. Yamaha’s industrial robots are now trusted by leading corporations worldwide, in activities as diverse as semiconductor fabrication and assembling electronic products, domestic appliances, automotive components, and large liquid-crystal panels.

Yamaha Motor FA Section offers a unified range of solutions for robotic assembly, including single-axis robots, SCARA, cartesian, and articulated robots. Innovations such as the LCMR200 linear conveyor module; a smoother, space-saving and more versatile successor to conventional belt and roller conveyors continue to set the pace in factory automation. Core robotic technologies as well as key components and complete robot systems are all produced in-house, ensuring consistent quality and control over lead-times.

Headquartered in Neuss, Germany, Yamaha FA Section serves customers in all Europe.