Robotics

Multi-Award-Winning Film Maker Anthony Geffen And Submarine Designer Patrick Lahey To Deliver Keynote Talk On World’s Deepest Dive at UK Robotics Week Showcase 2019

One-day International Robotics Showcase in London on Thursday 27th June to feature exclusive live demos of latest UK innovations plus insights from world-renowned technologists. The pinnacle showcase event of UK Robotics Week 2019 this year will host an exclusive keynote talk, “The…

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Yamaha robotics distributor meeting combines technology with track action

European sales and distributor partners talk business and witness the action at Barcelona MotoGP. Yamaha Factory Automation Section (FA Section) combined its business focus in robotics with the excitement of MotoGP at the annual distributor meeting in Barcelona during the MotoGP race weekend, June…

🕘 2 days ago

Reclaiming the revolution

Until recently, the Industrial Revolution was largely associated with drastic engineering efforts that transformed Britain’s industry. Two centuries later, we are experiencing another shift in global manufacturing, the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). Nigel Smith, managing director of…

🕘 2 days ago

Reclaiming the revolution

Until recently, the Industrial Revolution was largely associated with drastic engineering efforts that transformed Britain’s industry. Two centuries later, we are experiencing another shift in global manufacturing, the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). Nigel Smith, managing director of…

🕘 6 days ago

TM Robotics launches Polish partnership

Figures by the International Federation of Robotics state that robot sales in Poland grew by 26 per cent between 2010-2015. To cater for this market, TM Robotics has established a partnership with native automation distributor, PolRobot. The partnership will officially launch at ITM Poland, one of…

🕘 10/05/2019

University of Plymouth winners in international win-a-robot competition

A team from the University of Plymouth are among six winners from Epson Europe’s first ever Win-A-Robot contest, where education institutes from countries across EMEAR were invited to submit concepts that demonstrate how Epson’s T series industrial robots could be used in an innovative…

🕘 18/04/2019

Results of UK employee attitudes to robot survey revealed

Industrial robot installations in the UK increased for the third year in a row to around 2,300 units. This is an increase of 31 percent (2016-2017, IFR World Robotics Report). Asked about the workplace of the future, UK employees want robots to take over the unhealthy (83 percent), hazardous (77…

🕘 15/02/2019

Vincent Harper to engineer 'Excellent Partner' company

Raruk Automation has built its reputation on providing cost-effective, hassle-free automation and its MiR mobile robots for in-house materials transport and logistics have played a major part in this success. The robots’ scope of application has allowed Raruk Automation to expand its customer…

🕘 18/01/2019

Robotics and AI in the manufacturing environment

It was in the sphere of manufacturing that robots first made the leap from flights of science fiction fantasy and early experimental designs, to fully realised, practical tools. Unimate, an industrial robot developed by Joe Engelberger and George Devol, began its career at the General Motors plant…

🕘 14/01/2019

ABB expands robot family with ceiling-mounted design aimed at fast and accurate small parts assembly

ABB has expanded its SCARA robot family with the launch of a compact invert-mounted model for small parts assembly applications. By mounting the IRB 910INV on the ceiling, manufacturers can increase the space efficiency and flexibility of each cell and handle more complex tasks even in cramped…

🕘 12/12/2018