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Yanmar Completes Acquisition of North American Loader Manufacturer ASV Holdings

Press releases   •   Sep 11, 2019 16:30 GMT

Yanmar Group today announced the completion of its acquisition of compact equipment manufacturer ASV Holdings, a designer and manufacturer of renowned compact tracked loaders and skid-steer loaders. The announcement is the final step in the acquisition, following on from the June disclosure of a definitive agreement to acquire the company through the mechanism of a statutory merger.

Yanmar Demonstrates Autonomous Tractors Using  Precision Positioning Technology in Thailand

Yanmar Demonstrates Autonomous Tractors Using Precision Positioning Technology in Thailand

Press releases   •   Jul 24, 2019 07:31 GMT

Yanmar has participated in a field test to demonstrate the use of precision location technology in autonomous agricultural equipment held by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the working group consisting of Thai and Japan organizations. The demonstration southeast of Bangkok, served to draw attention to the labor-saving potential of autonomous technologies in agriculture.

Yanmar Compact Tractors on the Streets of Europe

Yanmar Compact Tractors on the Streets of Europe

News   •   Jul 11, 2019 09:30 GMT

At the BayWa Winter Service Demo Event in Munich, Germany, Yanmar compact tractors were center stage demonstrating their utility in the important tasks of mowing and greens maintenance, street cleaning and maintenance, snow removal and soil preparation or even agricultural work. Visitors had a chance to examine the tractors in detail and even drive them to see how they really operate.

Yanmar Announces Innovative X47 High-Performance EXPRESS CRUISER

Yanmar Announces Innovative X47 High-Performance EXPRESS CRUISER

Press releases   •   Jul 10, 2019 07:00 GMT

Yanmar Co., Ltd. has announced the creation of its latest brand flagship, the X47 Express Cruiser. Scheduled to make its global debut towards the end of 2019, the innovative 47-foot express cruiser is slated to be the Official VIP Cruiser the 36th America’s Cup.

Yanmar Scholarship Programs Support Thai Youth

Yanmar Scholarship Programs Support Thai Youth

News   •   Jul 08, 2019 05:26 GMT

The Yamaoka Scholarship Foundation, established by Yanmar’s founder Magokichi Yamaoka, provides scholarships to disadvantaged youth, while the Yamaoka Hanasaka Academy which was established in 2016, seeks to provide both academic and sporting opportunities. At separate awards ceremonies on June 13 and 14, school students were awarded scholarships to support their studies and sporting ambitions.

TUFF TORQ Produces 15 Millionth Transmission

TUFF TORQ Produces 15 Millionth Transmission

News   •   Jul 03, 2019 08:27 GMT

TUFF TORQ has achieved the significant milestone of producing 15 million drivetrain products. After having taken 10 years from 1989 to 1999, to produce the first million the company now produces over a million every year, making this an extemely meaningful milestone.

The Marine Technology Experience    Proven by Progress –Williams Jet Tenders–

The Marine Technology Experience Proven by Progress –Williams Jet Tenders–

News   •   Jun 27, 2019 09:00 GMT

The remarkable story of Williams Jet Tenders (Williams) began when two young brothers turned a passion for the water into a thriving tender business with quality engineering and craftsmanship at its core. The UK’s most prolific boat builder, outputting around 1,000 units a year, Williams relies on the superior torque of Yanmar's marine diesel engines for its ‘Dieseljet’ range of tenders.

The X-factor

The X-factor

News   •   May 23, 2019 08:30 GMT

Historically, the Danish people are well known for their sailing prowess and talent for boatbuilding. In the southern Jutland town of Haderslev, X-Yachts and Yanmar are helping keep this tradition very much alive.

Yanmar Develops Exciting New Marine Activity “Wheeebo”

Yanmar Develops Exciting New Marine Activity “Wheeebo”

Press releases   •   Apr 29, 2019 07:00 GMT

Yanmar has developed a new marine activity called the Wheeebo Users of the circular board lean in the desired direction of travel and onboard sensors detect the change in weight distribution and engage the boards motor to propel the board across the water.

Yanmar Unveils its Exciting New eFuzion Concept at bauma

Yanmar Unveils its Exciting New eFuzion Concept at bauma

Press releases   •   Apr 10, 2019 12:11 GMT

At this year’s bauma, Japanese manufacturer Yanmar is presenting an original new concept vehicle to the public for the first time. Packed with innovative technology, the eFuzion concept demonstrates the depth and breadth of Yanmar’s global R&D, investing efforts in developing and implementing innovative technologies to inspire creativity and unleash future possibilities.

Yanmar Produces 10 Millionth Vertical Water-cooled Engine

Yanmar Produces 10 Millionth Vertical Water-cooled Engine

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 04:37 GMT

Yanmar started production of vertical water-cooled engines at its Nagahama factory in 1968 with most production now taking place at the company’s Biwa "mother" factory. With the production of its 10 millionth such engine, Yanmar looks back on this major milestone and will continue to work on development and production of high-quality, highly reliable engines that meet the needs of our customers.

THE FARM TOKYO Opens on Site of Yanmar Tokyo Office

THE FARM TOKYO Opens on Site of Yanmar Tokyo Office

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2019 08:32 GMT

An exciting dining and recreational space has opened on the site of the Yanmar Offices in Tokyo. With the Yanmar offices that previously occupied the central Tokyo location leveled and slated for reconstruction, THE FARM TOKYO which features a beer garden and bakery café is scheduled to run on the site from April 5th, 2019 to October 31st adding a splash of greenery to the prime location.

Travelopia

Travelopia

News   •   Mar 28, 2019 09:00 GMT

For many adventure-seekers travelling to their dream destinations, a power yacht or catamaran is typically how the journey of a lifetime begins. Three marine brands – Leopard, The Moorings and Sunsail – are working to provide unforgettable travel experiences for those in search of original and dramatic sailing adventures, and at the heart of every adventure is a clean Yanmar diesel engine.

Yanmar Announces Full-scale Deployment of Construction Equipment Sharing Platform in Turkey

Yanmar Announces Full-scale Deployment of Construction Equipment Sharing Platform in Turkey

Press releases   •   Mar 25, 2019 07:07 GMT

Following successful test operations of Yanmar’s MakinaGetir construction equipment sharing platform in Turkey’s Izmir region in 2018, the company will expand service delivery towards full-scale deployment of an integrated platform throughout Turkey in FY2019.

Yanmar Announces KKU Group to join Energy Systems Division

Yanmar Announces KKU Group to join Energy Systems Division

Press releases   •   Mar 11, 2019 13:15 GMT

The Eschenfelder KKU Group has joined the Yanmar Group effective 1st April 2019. KKU specializes in the design, engineering, distribution and installation of resource-saving refrigeration, cooling and heating solutions for trade and industry. The new organization will strengthen Yanmar's capabilities to offer total HVAC solutions and further expand its activities in the European market.

Four Yamaoka Hanasaka Academy Graduates Become Pro-Footballers in Project to Support Thai Students’ Academic and Football Activities

Four Yamaoka Hanasaka Academy Graduates Become Pro-Footballers in Project to Support Thai Students’ Academic and Football Activities

News   •   Mar 05, 2019 08:35 GMT

16 youths will graduate from Yamaoka Hanasaka Academy with 4 signed as professional football players, including two who will join Cerezo Osaka Football Club, a team in the J-League, Japan’s top football league. Established by Yanmar, Bangkok Glass Group, BG Pathum United and Cerezo Osaka, the academy helps disadvantaged Thai students by providing both academic and sporting opportunities.

Ken Okuyama talks about the all-new Yanmar X39 Express Cruiser

Ken Okuyama talks about the all-new Yanmar X39 Express Cruiser

News   •   Feb 08, 2019 13:41 GMT

Since its inception in 1912, YANMAR has been a leader in diesel engine technology, earning an enviable reputation as one of the world’s foremost manufacturers of industrial equipment. With the launch of its latest and most stylish product, the X39 Express Cruiser, YANMAR reveals a stunning new face to the world.

Yanmar Develops Basic Technology with JAMSTEC for Auto-navigation Robotic Boat and Auto-docking System

Yanmar Develops Basic Technology with JAMSTEC for Auto-navigation Robotic Boat and Auto-docking System

News   •   Feb 07, 2019 11:07 GMT

Yanmar has undertaken development of underlying technologies for robotic boats and auto-docking, technologies that are expected to see service in operations in dangerous waters, maritime surveys, or smart fisheries.

Yanmar Unveils All-New YM Tractor

Yanmar Unveils All-New YM Tractor

Press releases   •   Jan 29, 2019 05:17 GMT

Yanmar has released its ground-breaking YM tractor in a grand launch ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. Scheduled to be deployed progressively from Southeast Asia to the world, the YM is expected to form the backbone of Yanmar’s tractor lineup in the region in the coming years.