Robotics Industry News
Genesis Systems Group Japan, KK Established
Genesis Systems, IPG Photonics Company Posted 12/03/2012Genesis Systems Group, the largest independent U.S. robotic workcells integrator in North America is pleased to announce the establishment of Genesis Systems Group Japan, KK. Genesis Systems Group Japan will be headquartered in Nagoya, Japan. The Nagoya sales office will lead Genesis’ efforts to strengthen their global footprint and better serve new and existing Japanese clients.
Leading the sales efforts in Japan are Tadaji Seko and Junko Fukutome. Seko-san retired from Toyota in 1999.
As a leader in the automotive industry, Seko-san served Toyota Corporation as a trainer of the Toyota Production System, Manager of Production Engineering, and as a Deputy Chairman of information discussions between plant management and Toyota corporation management teams.
Junko Fukutome started with Genesis in 2005 in the Davenport, Iowa office and most recently has worked as Genesis’ liaison in Japan. Junko has extensive knowledge of manufacturing in Japan and brings experience from Denso Corporation.
About Genesis Systems Group
Genesis Systems Group is a recognized leader in robotic systems integration. In business since 1983, Genesis continues to grow, expanding their workforce by over 10% in United States in 2012. Genesis specializes in factory automation with robots for welding, cutting, adhesive application, assembly, machine tending, composite non-destructive inspection and waterjet cutting. Genesis’ solutions focus is backed by expertise in part processing, process development, system and tooling design, motion controls, manufacture, and implementation of industrial automation. With over 4,300 robotic system installations, Genesis has workcells located in over 40 states and 14 different countries.
Today, Genesis Systems Group’s engineered solutions are used in manufacturing a number of different products; automobiles, construction and agricultural equipment, office furniture, trucks and trailers, lawn and garden equipment, recreational vehicles, and aerospace components to name a few.
Genesis Systems Group has offices in Davenport, Iowa, Rochester Hills, Michigan, San Juan Del Rio, Queretaro CP Mexico and Nagoya, Japan.