Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

KUKA Showcases Bolt-Picking Robotic Cell For Automotive Assembly at Automate 2022

  • June 22, 2022
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At Automate 2022, KUKA Robotics demonstrated a highly precise bolt-picking robot cell for automotive assembly applications featuring a KUKA KR 6 AGILUS robot paired with a KEYENCE Vision System.

KUKA Collaborates With Vision Tech Company For End-to-End Palletizing Applications at Automate 2022

  • June 21, 2022
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KUKA unveiled the future of vision-guided robotics at Automate 2022 with a palletizing/depalletizing demonstration featuring a KR IONTEC medium payload robot mated with a robotic pick-and-place perception solution from Roboception GmbH, a pioneer of 3D sensor technology.

Robotics and Automation Boast High Order Intake But Suffer From Disrupted Supply Chains

  • June 21, 2022
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The German robotics and automation industry forecasts its turnover to grow by 6% in 2022.

Automate 2022 Exceeds Expectations with Largest Attendance and Exhibitor Count Ever

  • June 21, 2022
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Association for Advancing Automation expands floor space for Automate 2023 after this year’s show ends with 24,000 registrants, 600 exhibitors and 75% of booths already sold for next year.

Supercharge VFDs to Improve Stability and Reduce Cost

  • June 21, 2022
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Some high-performance gearmotor systems can benefit from a more aggressive control approach that cranks up variable-frequency-drive operating frequencies. A whitepaper from SEW-Eurodrive shows how.

READY Robotics Announces Strategic Investment from NVIDIA to Accelerate the Adoption of Industrial Automation

  • June 15, 2022
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READY Robotics, pioneers in software-defined automation, today announced a strategic investment from NVIDIA, the leader in accelerated computing technology.

MassRobotics Expanding STEM Programming with $100,000 Cummings

  • June 14, 2022
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MassRobotics is one of 140 Massachusetts nonprofits to receive a grant through Cummings Foundation's $25 Million Grant Program.

Is Your Business Ready to Adopt a Machine-as-a-Service Model?

  • June 14, 2022
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Thanks to the rise of the IIoT, a new business model has emerged: Machine-as-a-Service.

April Manufacturing Technology Orders Surpassed Half a Billion Dollars

  • June 13, 2022
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April 2022 orders of manufacturing technology totaled $513.4 million, the second month in a row surpassing half a billion dollars, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT.

Yokogawa and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to Undertake AI-enabled Robot System Project for the Nippon Foundation

  • June 13, 2022
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Yokogawa Electric Corporation and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd have announced that they have been selected by the Nippon Foundation, a private, non-profit grant-making organization, to undertake a project as part of the Nippon Foundation - DeepStar*1 Joint Research and Development Program.