Toyo Machinery & Metal Co., Ltd. is now part of the umati community
What expectations do you have of umati, what do you expect from the partnership?
umati plays an important role as a communication infrastructure in the manufacturing industry, which is indispensable for realization of smart factory. We hope that our injection moulding machine will be compatible with umati, which will increase opportunities to support a wider range of customers and contribute to further promotion of Industry 4.0.
What advantages does umati offer your company and your customers?
When umati becomes one of the most common interface standards on a global level in the manufacturing industry in the future, we believe that our injection molding machines with that technology will be able to satisfy more customers.
How do you evaluate the expansion of the umati initiative to the entire mechanical engineering industry?
We welcome it and look forward to seeing more new challenges by umati in the future.
About Toyo Machinery & Metal Co., Ltd
Since its founding in 1925, Toyo Machinery & Metal, a specialized Injection molding machinery maker headquartered in Hyogo, Japan, has been aiming for “Customers’ Value Up” to increase the product value of customers with the desire to “treasure customers and develop together with them”. About 800 staffs work together to respond to the global market with in-house production system consistent with procurement, processing and assembly. As for R&D, we have been improving our products with innovative ideas and methods, and in 1985 we developed all-electric Injection moulding machine ahead of the industry. With the electrification and energy-saving technologies cultivated over many years, and flexibility, we respond to the increasingly sophisticated and diversified needs of our customers.