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June 21, 2018

News Release

MUCH interest in scandinova’s STRONGER PRESENCE in japan

TOKYO, JAPAN, June 21, 2018. About 60 representatives from leading research institutes, industrial users and partners gathered at the Swedish Embassy in Tokyo to mark a milestone in ScandiNova Systems’ presence in the Japanese market.

To celebrate the inauguration of its new Japanese subsidiary (ScandiNova Systems K.K.), as well as its new Tokyo office, ScandiNova, a world-leader in new-generation pulsed-power systems, hosted a launch ceremony at the Swedish Embassy on 14th June 2018. The event, organized in cooperation with Business Sweden in Japan, created great interest. About 60 representatives from leading research institutes, industrial users and partners attended.  

The event program featured presentations about ScandiNova in Japan as well as the company’s history, current situation and business outlook. Ms. Cecilia Leiram, Trade Commissioner at Business Sweden, Japan, held a much-appreciated presentation about business relations between Japan and Sweden, and also highlighted that the countries this year celebrate 150 years of diplomatic liaison! Mr. Naohito Saito, Director, J-PARC Center, also held an insightful presentation from a customer perspective.  

ScandiNova Systems K.K. President Mikael Lindholm comments, “I am very honored by the great interest shown in our establishment in Japan, which is an important milestone for our company. I look forward to future collaboration with users of pulsed-power systems in the Japanese market.”

ScandiNova Systems K.K. CEO Osamu Yushiro comments, “It’s a big pleasure for me to celebrate the inauguration with major institute, laboratories, universities and companies throughout of Japan. From now on, ScandiNova Systems K.K. will do our best to develop science, medical and industrial field together with the excellent customers, especially in the Japanese market. I would like to build a cooperative relationship with everyone in these fields.”

News release, English version
News release, Japanese version

Read more about ScandiNova’s establishment in Japan in previous news releases.

For more information about the inauguration event, please contact:

Osamu Yushiro, CEO ScandiNova Systems K.K.
+81 3 5545 5313


Erik Sundström, Head of Communications, ScandiNova Systems AB
+46 70 395 33 95

About ScandiNova

Thanks to its breakthrough technology, ScandiNova is a world-leader in the development and production of Pulsed Power Systems with high power levels. The company’s product range covers pulse modulators, generators, turnkey radio frequency (RF) systems and e-gun modulators, all equipped with Solid State technology.

These systems have key functions in several research-based applications and radiotherapy, as well as in cargo inspection, non-destructive testing, industrial X-ray, sterilization and other industrial uses.

More than 95% of production is exported to clients in 40 countries, mainly in Europe, Asia and North America. ScandiNova Systems AB, a spin-off from Scanditronix, was founded in 2001 by individuals with long commercial and technical experience in pulsed-power applications. The company, which has its head-office in Uppsala, Sweden, has 65 employees plus sales representatives in key regions around the world.

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