Robotics

TM Robotics Launches Toshiba Machine’s TSVision3D at Automatica

TM Robotics, in partnership with Toshiba Machine, launched Toshiba Machine’s TSVision3D software at the recent Automatica 2016 robotics focused trade fair which took place in Munich on 21-24 June. TSVision3D was developed and designed so anyone can understand and use it—a stark contrast…

🕘 06/07/2016

The march of Thatcher's robots

As part of UK Robotics Week, Richard Stone of industrial automation specialist PR company, Stone Junction, discusses the advances being made in robots while reviewing this year’s AUTOMATICA trade fair, one of the largest exhibitions of its kind in the world. About 15 years ago I wrote an…

🕘 28/06/2016

AUTOMATICA 2016 shows the future of industrial robots

AUTOMATICA 2016 (June 21 to 24), the international trade fair for automation and mechatronics held in Munich, Germany, exceeded all expectations: around 45,000 visitors (+30 per cent) and 839 exhibitors from 47 countries (+16 per cent). One-third of the visitors came from foreign countries.

🕘 27/06/2016

AME leads the way in collaborative robot investment

Graduate engineers at the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) will be among the first in the UK to be trained on the latest robotic technology. The UK’s first ‘Faculty on the Factory Floor’ – a joint collaboration between Unipart Manufacturing and…

🕘 16/06/2016

Two year ROI forecast on robot installation at CED Thurrock

Manufacturer of natural stone products sees increased productivity after upgrading to an ABB robot. CED Stone Group based in Thurrock in Essex, has experienced a number of improvements to its palletising process since upgrading its robot installation to an ABB Premium Refurbished IRB6640 model. The…

🕘 02/06/2016

Robot reduces production costs

Bespoke automation machine builder, Innomech, is using a TM Robotics supplied Toshiba Machine SCARA robot to automate production for security card manufacturer, ITW Imagedata. ITW Imagedata (ITW), a global manufacturer of film ribbons and consumables for security and identity cards, knew two…

🕘 25/05/2016

Industry 4.0 - It's real and it's time for innovation

At this years’ Hannover Messe the buzzword on everyone’s lips was Industry 4.0, each warehouse-sized hall was filled with people talking about this next industrial revolution. However, many industry experts have already commented that this revolution has already begun, and that if your…

🕘 25/05/2016

TM Robotics and Cornerstone Automation create intelligent new box-opening device for European market

TM Robotics has announced that it has partnered with Cornerstone Automation Systems, LLC (CASI) to sell an intelligent box-opening device (IBOD) that combines the reliability of TM Robotics’ Toshiba Machine robots with the ingenuity of CASI’s intelligent box-opening software. Current…

🕘 12/05/2016

TM Robotics Partners with M.A.P Services to sell Toshiba Machine robots in Australia

TM Robotics and Toshiba Machine Industrial Robots have announced they have partnered with M.A.P Services to sell Toshiba Machine robots in Australia. After many years of searching for the perfect partner, TM Robotics finally met M.A.P Services at this year’s IREX show in Japan, where the two…

🕘 03/05/2016

ABB introduces YuMi to the UK market

Collaborative dual-arm robot will be used in small parts assembly to help increase UK productivity … ABB has launched YuMi, a collaborative dual-arm robot, to the UK market. Aimed initially at the 3C (Computer, Communication and Consumer electronics), toys and watch-making industries, YuMi has no…

🕘 01/03/2016