(Broomfield, CO and Tokyo, JP — July 15, 2021) — Vita Inclinata Technologies (Vita), which develops and produces helicopter and crane load stabilization and precision hardware, announced an agreement with Kanematsu Corporation (Kanematsu) today.
The agreement establishes Kanematsu as the exclusive aerospace representative and reseller of the Vita Rescue System (VRS) and Vita Sling Load System for helicopters in Japan, positioning Kanematsu to introduce Vita’s innovative technology in the country. Kanematsu also has the option to pursue additional Regional opportunities for Vita Rescue Systems and Vita Lifting Systems for crane use.
“We are pleased with this agreement, which advances our existing relationship as investors and further strengthens the bond between the two companies as strategic partners,” said Mikinori Tsuyama, General Manager, Aerospace Department, Kanematsu.
“We are honored to name Kanematsu as our exclusive aerospace representative and reseller in Japan,” said Shelby Mounts, Chief Commercial Officer, Vita Inclinata. “Kanematsu has built a reputation for innovation, excellence and integrity across multiple industries, including aerospace, making us confident in their ability to represent Vita to key customers performing critical missions where precision and control are vital.”
Kanematsu Corporation, a major Japanese trading company having 130 years of history, is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. By multiplying our business networks in Japan and overseas with our vast experience in general trading, information-gathering, market cultivation, business incubation and project-forming, risk management and logistics, Kanematsu is committed to creating new businesses as a Value Creator. Kanematsu is involved in a wide range of businesses through its four segments: Motor Vehicles & Aerospace, Electronics & Devices, Steel, Materials & Plant and Foods, Meat & Grain. In the aerospace area, we are proactively expanding our business into areas such as helicopter, fixed wing, eVTOL, UAV, engine, infrastructure and so on. For more information on Kanematsu’s businesses and services, visit our website at https://www.kanematsu.co.jp/en/.
About Vita Inclinata
A friend’s death during a rescue operation—with a helicopter close but unable to provide assistance due to weather and terrain—was the genesis of Vita Inclinata. Founded in 2015 as a way to solve a real problem, Vita today controls chaotic swinging and spin, and adds precision for rotor wing and fixed wing aircraft and cranes. With the mission of “Bring them home, every time,” Vita’s technology changes the narrative while saving lives, time, and money across industries, including search and rescue, military, firefighting, public safety, construction, wind energy, and oil and gas. The company is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado. For more information, please visit www.vitatech.co.