- Juki will obtain 49 per cent of the entire equity of ESSEGI Automation (EA) to form a JV of intelligent storage solution business
- JUKI and EA will integrate and harmonize the technologies and resources of both parties jointly
Juki makes equity participation in Italian company ESSEGI Automation (EA) which runs the intelligent storage solution business. The equity holders of ESSEGI agreed that Juki will obtain 49 per cent of the entire equity of EA to form a joint venture of intelligent storage solution business.
JUKI and EA (including ESSEGI System Service from which EA has demerged) have been collaborating with the sales, servicing, and manufacturing activities of the intelligent storage solution business. This time, through this joint venture, JUKI and EA will integrate and harmonize the technologies and resources (including the resources for R&D, planning and Sales) of both parties to jointly expand and promote the intelligent storage business which is drastically growing.
The end goal
The goal of this joint venture is the accelerated realization of the entire SMT plant automation combined with JUKI’s SMT-mounter, optical-inspector, solder-paste-printer, assembly-robot, automatic-parts-carrier with ICT technology.