About Us

Date of EstablishmentSeptember 3, 2018
Head Office Location2-13-1 Nishimiyaichi, Yukuhashi, Fukuoka 824-8511 Japan
Phone: +81-930-58-8200 Fax: +81-930-58-8201 > For quotations and technical inquiries
East Sales Office8th Floor, New Pier Takeshiba South Tower, 1-16-1 Kaigan, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-6891 Yaskawa Electric Corporation Tokyo Branch
Phone: +81-3-5402-6015 Fax: +81-3-5402-4416
West Sales Office4th floor, JRE Dojima Tower, 2-4-27 Dojima, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0003 Yaskawa Electric Corporation Osaka Branch
Phone: +81-6-6346-4570 Fax: +81-6-6346-4556
Head Sales Office2-13-1 Nishinomiyaichi, Yukuhashi City, Fukuoka Prefecture 824-8511 Yaskawa Electric Corporation Yukuhashi Office
Phone: +81-930 24-8635 Fax: +81-930-24-8637
PresidentYoshiharu Hayashi
Capital stock100 million yen
ShareholderYaskawa Electric Corporation (wholly owned) > Click here for HP
BusinessManufacture and sale of Bestact and switching device-related products

Company History

1967Yaskawa Electric Service Corporation established as a sales and parts service division for Yaskawa Electric control equipment.
1978Developed hermetic seal contact Bestact (21 patents and utility models granted in Japan, Europe and the U.S.)
1978The electromagnetic control equipment factory of Yaskawa Electric's Gyobashi Plant is spun off as an independent company, Yaskawa Control Corporation.
1979Company name changed from Yaskawa Electric Service Co., Ltd. to Yaskawa Control Sales Co., Ltd.
1991Yaskawa Control Corporation and Yaskawa Control Sales Corporation merge to form Yaskawa Control Corporation.
1992Bestact total sales: 5 million units sold
1995ISO9001 certification acquired
1998Bestact total sales: 10 million units sold
1999ISO 14001 certification obtained (Yukuhashi Works, Yaskawa Electric Corporation)
2000Low-voltage control equipment business represented by electromagnetic contactors is transferred to Yaskawa Siemens Automation Drive Corporation.
2002Low-voltage control equipment business re-transferred from Yaskawa Siemens Automation Drives Co.
Ltd. and re-started as an auxiliary products business.
2007New International Standard for Heavy Duty Reed Switches with Bestact Contacts: IEC 62246-2 Ed.1 (2007)
2008Bestact total sales: 20 million units sold
2013Control Company, an in-house company, is established in Yaskawa Manufacturing Corporation and begins outsourced manufacturing.
2013Quality evaluation specifications for reed switches established in new international standard: IEC 62246-1-1 Ed.1 (2013)
2015Bestact total sales: 30 million units sold
2018Parts service business transferred to Yaskawa Engineering Co.
2018Bestact business is spun off from Yaskawa Control Corporation and Bestact Solutions Corporation is established.
2020Bestact total sales: 40 million units sold