16. Mar. 2012
Announcement on Merger of Murata Machinery, Ltd. and Muratec Automation Co., Ltd.
Murata Machinery, Ltd. and Muratec Automation Co., Ltd. are pleased to announce that we have entered into a definitive merger agreement. As a result of this merger, a new division within surviving company, Murata Machinery, Ltd. will be created. This new division will be named Clean FA Division, effective 01 April 2012.
Muratec Automation Co., Ltd. was established as an integration of the AMHS business of Asyst Technologies Japan and Murata Machinery in 2009. Now, our purpose in this merger is to reinforce our company structure further and work together current business issues by utilizing the company-wide resources of Murata Machinery.