Nidec Industrial Solutions
This page shows Nidec Industrial Solutions's history - from its foundation to the present.
|1853||Giò Ansaldo & Co. is founded in Genoa, Italy. Over the decades the company will evolve into three business areas; Transportation, Energy and Industry.|
|1899||Ansaldo establishes its electro-technical plant in Genoa. This is the birth of Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali.|
|1950||Ansaldo is a partially state-owned company.|
|1953||Avtron founded in Cleveland, OH, USA.|
|1960||First Pulse Generator (Encoder) developed at Avtron.|
|1989-1995||Ansaldo launches a period of overseas expansion acquiring Hill Graham Controls (UK), Ross Hill Controls (US) & Loire Automation SA (France).|
|2000||Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali (ASI), the Industrial branch of Ansaldo, is privatised and begins collaboration with Robicon (USA) under the name ASIRobicon. Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali changes its name to ASIRobicon SpA.|
|2005||ASI ends collaboration with Robicon and becomes “a Lynn Tilton Company”.|
|2006||ASIRobicon SpA changes its name back to Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali SpA.|
|2012||Nidec acquires Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali SpA. which becomes Nidec ASI S.p.A.
Nidec acquires Avtron Industrial Automation to expand industrial platform.
|2015||Nidec ASI acquires Motortecnica to expand service.|
|2017||Nidec Corporation further expands its industrial platform with the acquistion of the motors, drives and electric power generation businesses of Emerson Electric Co. The Automation Solutions business becomes part of Nidec Industrial Solutions.|