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Sensor developed and manufactured by Murata in Finland is used on Mars

Sensor developed and manufactured by Murata in Finland is used on Mars

NASA’s current Mars Exploration Program also includes Finnish technology from Murata. The SCA100T dual-axis inclinometer designed and manufactured in Finland is used in NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter, which began its journey to Mars with the Perseverance rover in July...

From Vantaa toward the huge networks of a global company

From Vantaa toward the huge networks of a global company

Networking and networks are among the strengths of Murata and Murata Finland. Utilizing Murata’s extensive network provides business and country units with opportunities to have a business-related and financial advantage with the help of an enormous knowledge...

Compass pointing to the future 

Compass pointing to the future 

You are wandering around a shopping mall, looking for a specific store. You can find the store’s website on your phone, but unfortunately the phone is not yet able to guide you to its door. You locate a display board in the mall to show you the way. Outside the mall,...

Remote working renewed cooperation between teams

Remote working renewed cooperation between teams

CFT operations (Cross-Functional Teamwork) is an approach applied at Murata, which strives to solve any problems quickly or develop operations efficiently. The experts of several teams are invited to participate to gain access to the best possible know-how on how to...

Living for your work or work that fits in with your life?

Living for your work or work that fits in with your life?

Balancing work, free time, family life, hobbies and one’s own natural sleeping rhythm is likely challenging for everyone. The traditional working hours from eight to four every weekday do not suit everyone, at least not during all stages of life, so it is refreshing...

Lean training – the school of continuous improvement

Lean training – the school of continuous improvement

Everyone at Murata has at least heard of Lean at some point, and for some of us it is a part of our everyday work. But what exactly is Lean? Perhaps a better approach would be to define what Lean isn’t. It is not a bunch of difficult terms that are fun to drop into...

Product development regardless of place?

Product development regardless of place?

I thought about the phrase in the title a great deal this spring when the coronavirus pandemic also forced our entire product development team to take up remote working over the course of just one weekend. Six months have now passed since that moment in March, and I...