FEATURED ARTICLESin Robots & Robot Controllers
Should Robots Be Outfitted with Self-Defense?
By Rick Delgado, Freelance Technology Commentator
As robots become more prevalent and capable, they’ll likely require bigger investments from...
What Does the Future Hold for Robotics?
By Graham Mackrell, Harmonics Drive UK
Robots are still mainly used in industry and they have only just been permitted to operate outside a robot...
High Precision is the Key to the Future of Robotics
By Graham Mackrell, Harmonic Drive UK
The global market for service and industrial robots is estimated to reach $59.5bn by 2020 and the UK has...
President Obama Immersed in Manufacturing Innovation at Hannover Fair 2016
By Bill Lydon, Editor
As the highest-level attendees of Hannover Fair 2016, President Obama and Chancellor Merkel did the traditional tour of...
NEWSin Robots & Robot Controllers
- FANUC America announces Mike Cicco as President and CEO
- ABB announces 2016 North American Robotics Value Provider Award winners
- Peratech announces Michael Levin as Chief Commercial Officer
- Remtec Automation announces support for FANUC Robotics CNC certification training
- ABB's YuMi wins 2016 IERA Award for robotics and automation
- Borgwand Group AG partners with KUKA Roboter AG
- IFR Report: World record 248,000 industrial robots sold in 2015
- UK Robotics Week survey: Driverless cars will mean fewer accidents
- ABB appoints Sami Atiya as Head of Discrete Automation and Motion
- RIA to present 2016 Engelberger Robotics Awards to Dr. Chia Day and Dean Elkins
- Smart Machines market bolster as it provides high accuracy without humans
- Global Motion Control market gradually returns to growth in 2016- IHS Report
PRODUCT NEWSin Robots & Robot Controllers
MECHELEC announces TP 1002 automated trolley packing system
The TP1002 Trolley Packer is designed to provide fully automated trolley loading, for the dairy industry, at faster operating speeds than manual...
ISRA releases multi-camera system for robotic measurement
The measuring system is based on the photogrammetry method and is designed to make industrial measuring robots easier and more flexible to use
Modula to introduce Modula One Pick vertical lift module at IMTS
The OnePick allows products to be picked and replenished in an automated way in combination with delivery and takeaway conveyor, via the...
MEDIAin Robots & Robot Controllers
RESOURCESin Robots & Robot Controllers
By Mark Voigtmann
This concise but insightful book sets as its goal nothing less than bridging the gap between the legal profession and those who...
This productivity tool is designed to reduce engineering overhead for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and speed delivery to laboratory...
The kit includes a controller, two optical distance sensors, one touch sensor, one program control button, two motors, two wheels with rubber...
WHITE PAPERSin Robots & Robot Controllers
This application note shows how to assemble a four-wheeled robot that can move in any direction via wireless control. It includes code for the...
By Denso Robotics
White paper examines the many factors — some obvious and some not so obvious — that determine cost of robot ownership, and...
With a production line requiring tens to hundreds of workers for daily operations, manufacturers see automated production and man-machine...
CASE STUDIESin Robots & Robot Controllers
The FDA has approved the Auris Robotic Endoscopy System as an advanced bronchoscope that aids in both visualizing and treating several lung...
Leo, the fully autonomous baggage robot, has the capacity to check in, print bag tags and transport up to two suitcases with a maximum weight of...
PSA uses two different models of LK-G sensor – two LK-G32s, which have small spot diameters (30 microns) to inspect the oil rings and upper...
EVENTSin Robots & Robot Controllers
The 2nd Annual Robotic Process Automation Summit will bring together executives and leaders from across the industries to discuss practical RPA strategies and leverage new technologies in an effort to optimize their organization’s automation structure and increase productivity.
The 22nd annual NIWeek conference brings together the brightest minds in engineering and science. More than 3,200 innovators representing a wide spectrum of industries, from automotive and telecommunications to robotics and energy, will discover the latest technology to accelerate productivity for software-defined systems in test, measurement, and control.
Featuring the cutting-edge in factory, process, and building automation, this event has established itself as the place to see the automation industry’s most innovative solutions and technologies. Industrial Automation will stand alongside four additional shows from Germany's HANNOVER MESSE and provide an exceptional opportunity for business development.