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Inspired from nature - robots can now learn to swarm on the go

A new generation of swarming robots which can independently learn and evolve new behaviours in the wild is one step closer, thanks to research from the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England (UWE). The team used artificial evolution to enable the robots to automatically…

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Dressage Junior a horse-shoe in for future success, backed by FANUC UK

FANUC UK has shown its support to European dressage competitor, Maddie Frewin, for the fourth consecutive year. Maddie Frewin, 16, has been riding horses for over a decade, and earlier this year competed for Great Britain at Exloo CDI, at which she achieved the top GB score for the year, gaining in…

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Precision in small doses

When dispensing small amounts of two-part adhesives or other materials, two key considerations are whether the material is mixed correctly and the accuracy of the amount dispensed. Here Paul Whitehead, key account manager at adhesives specialist Intertronics , shares his thoughts on the precise…

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Essence announces completion of fully automated production line

Essence Group, a global leader in IoT and cyber security platforms, has announced the completion of its new automated production line with long-term partner, Flex Ltd, the global manufacturer. The collaboration combines their expertise in production, IoT and AI to create an advanced automated…

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The robot army is moving

A threat to jobs, a health and safety risk and a technological nightmare. Despite these common protests against robotic technology, demand is growing, creating a new challenge for robot component suppliers. Chris Johnson, managing director of precision bearing specialist SMB Bearings, explains. As…

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Learn how a switch to robots could help transform your productivity 

If you’ve ever considered adding robots to your production line but don’t know where to start, then ABB’s Switch to Robots Ireland seminar could be exactly what you need. Taking place at The Glenavon Hotel, Cookstown on Thursday 5th September 2019, the seminar will provide a…

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ECI signs definitive agreement to acquire Trivest Beheer B.V.

ECI Software Solutions, a leader in cloud-based business management solutions, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Netherlands-based Trivest Beheer B.V., a provider of smart vertical software solutions to the SME manufacturing sector. With this acquisition…

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Harting commissions new European Distribution Centre

A day of celebrations marked the Harting Technology Group's official opening of its state-of-the-art European Distribution Centre (EDC) in Espelkamp. Up to 20,000 order items will be processed every day, with goods dispatched to customers on the day of order. Costing an estimated €45 million…

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Simcenter Madymo improves Active Human model for enhanced safety simulation

Siemens Digital Industries Software announces the availability of the latest version of Simcenter Madymo software with significant improvements for speed and accuracy. Used for occupant safety modeling, Simcenter Madymo can simulate the impact of a car crash on the human body using Simcenter Active…

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Impressive guest speakers announced for Advanced Engineering

The UK’s largest annual engineering show , Advanced Engineering has announced some of the guest speakers that will be presenting at the show on October 30 and 31, 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham. As part of the extensive open forum programme, speakers include representatives from Siemens…

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