The switch circle

About us

We work to advance the world with electrical drive train technology for renewable and industrial applications. Our main focus is wind, marine and special industrial applications. We are your core power-generating components partner that adds value by collaborating and networking to lower the cost of new energy for the market.

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What we do

We create agile partnerships that enable you to better compete and profit. This approach allows you to serve your market’s ever-changing needs by switching to permanent performance with new technology, scalable production and engineering capacity, and flexible business models.

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The Switch flexible business model

power generation and energy use

Why this matters

What makes us different is that we guarantee great results through genuine collaboration. Our innovative ideas make an impact on profitable power generation and energy use. And our ultimate goal is to lower the cost of energy and operations.

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Part of Yaskawa

Yaskawa Electric Corporation, a world leader in motion control and robotics, acquired The Switch in July 2014 to support both companies’ strategic objectives and strengthen their international presence.

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Part of Yaskawa


Virtual events

We will be participating in the following virtual events during 2021 as well presenting throughout this year our series of webinars both live and on demand.

Upcoming events

Marine blog

We are dedicated to bringing you valuable and informative marine content every month. Get the latest trends and tips from across the marine industry. Our team of experts is happy to share their knowledge and perspectives with you.

Marine blog

marine blog


Check out our open positions. If you want to bring your skills and energy to our company, please click here to apply.

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