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2016

Good Design Award

Award-winning item
Architecture [headoffice&museum YASKAWA INNOVATION CENTER]
Business Owner
YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Category
Architecture and facilities for commercial use
Company
Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei inc. (Japan)
Award Number
16G110932
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2016

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Outline

Yaskawa , a top global company in the areas of industrial robots and inverter technology, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2015. As a leader in “Kitakyushu: Manufacturing Town”, the head office and plant were reorganized to be more open to the city. The new headquarter building, as well as the entire site, make full use of 100 eco-friendly elements as well as the location.“Yasakawa Forest” was created as a space for the general public to enjoy walking through. The “Yaskawa Innovation Center”, built inside the forest, features a state-of-the-art technology and is free of charge.

Designer

Satoshi Nojima Kentaro Matsui

Already in service/use
2015/6/1
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