NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) today announced that its manipulation system now complies with North American UL Standards. NSK developed the system for micro applications in the medical, biotechnology, and electronic component industries, and it has been praised for its high level of safety and durability. NSK launched sales in the U.S. in February 2015, with the first unit delivered to a biotechnology research center. Future NSK aims to increase sales by targeting cutting-edge research institutions and universities as well as manufacturers of compact electronic components and companies in the precision machinery industry in the U.S.
NSK will exhibit this product for the first time outside of Japan at MD&M Minneapolis 2015, a medical industry exhibition, to be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A. on November 4 (Wed.) and 5 (Fri.).