Robotics

ESAB and YASKAWA to jointly develop a line of pre-engineered robotic welding systems

The ESAB Group Inc. and leading robot and robot system company YASKAWA have announced the signing of a global cooperation agreement to jointly develop and market a line of pre-engineered robotic welding systems called XCellerator. The XCellerator systems will be engineered and built by Yaskawa and…

🕘 21/12/2020

World’s first robotic kitchen goes on sale

Fancy your meal being prepared by a robot? This futuristic notion is now being made possible by Moley Robotics, the company behind the £248,000 robot-kitted-out Moley Kitchen, which cooks with human-like movements. At the heart of the new technology are two robotic arms featuring…

🕘 14/12/2020

Omron launches Intelligent Cell Production Line with automation training collaboration

OMRON has taken human-machine collaboration to a level previously unseen on the factory floor, with its breakthrough Intelligent Cell Production Line concept. Integrating sensing, vision and robotics, this example of an advanced production line control solution enhances the performance of both…

🕘 10/12/2020

Igus develops new robotic control software

Igus launches new software to improve the control and use of robots. It enables robots to be programmed and controlled with ease and also helps customers choose the robot that best suits the needs of their business. Igus, which has its UK headquarters in Northampton, has three low cost automation…

🕘 16/11/2020

DB Schenker brings its first logistics robot in the Czech Republic into operation

At its Contract Logistics site in Pardubice DB Schenker has implemented a new autonomous mobile robot (AMR). In the warehouse around 120 kilometers east of Prague the robot named MiR Hook 200 helps to detect and transport trolleys to make operations even more efficient. The robot comes from the…

🕘 23/10/2020

The robotic process automation (RPA) market is anticipated to be worth nearly £9bn by 2026 at a CAGR growth of 30%

The robotic process automation (RPA) market size is anticipated to reach £8.8bn by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 29.5%, states latest report by Polaris Market research. Requirement of businesses to eliminate human errors due to manual interference in processes along with reduction in time…

🕘 22/09/2020

TM Robotics now offers a new robotics consultation service

Electronics manufacturing has experienced extraordinary change. Responding to the shifting needs of the sector, TM Robotics has launched a new robotics consultation service to advise manufacturers on how automation can aid recovery and growth. Held with a TM Robotics automation specialist, the free…

🕘 25/08/2020

Aurrigo tees up autonomous world first at the Wales Open

Some of the world’s best golfers will be part of a global first demonstration when the European Tour rolls into the Celtic Manor Resort for the ISPS Handa Wales Open today. Golfers and their caddies will be among the first professional sportspeople ever to be transported in an autonomous…

🕘 24/08/2020

Robotic crate packing made easy with UniPAKer platform variations

Brillopak has developed its award-winning UniPAKer robotic crate packing platform with the introduction of single and triple-head versions of the system, following the success of its dual robot cells in fresh produce applications. The ability to incorporate one, two or three parallel arm delta…

🕘 06/08/2020

The White Company Selects Quadient’s CVP Everest Fit-to-Size E-Commerce Packaging System

Leading premium homeware retail brand, The White Company, is to adopt Quadient’s latest high speed fit-to-size auto-boxing system, the CVP Everest – a revolutionary packaging system capable of tailor-making over 1,100 e-commerce packages per hour. Quadient, a leader in helping…

🕘 29/07/2020