Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

The Modular Production Evolution Continues with Bright Machines

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Bright Machines Modular Production Approach reflects growing trend of standardized machine modules to improve efficiency and profitability.

International Federation of Robotics Releases Paper 'A Mobile Revolution'

  • News

Robot mobility is booming worldwide: Unit sales of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) in the logistics sector e.g. will increase by 31% between 2020 and 2023 annually.

New Research Uncovers 5 Vulnerabilities in Mitsubishi Safety PLCs

  • News

Nozomi Networks Labs has discovered five vulnerabilities affecting Mitsubishi safety PLCs, used in many industries. Asset owners should assess their security posture now and take general mitigations until patches are available.

Basler AG Excels with Record Results in the First Half-Year

  • News

The company recorded the strongest half-year in its history in terms of order intake, sales and profit and strengthens its market position.

ATX West and D&M West Reveal Conference Content Empowering Safe and Dynamic Global Factories

  • News

Co-located live events taking place August 10-12 at the Anaheim Convention Center will bring together machine builders and manufacturers around advanced smart manufacturing and 3D printing technologies.

The Association For Manufacturing Technology and Gardner Business Media Launch MT United

  • News

MT United immediately creates the largest integrated print, digital, and in-person network platform in the manufacturing technology ecosystem. Our combined expertise, industry knowledge, and resources generate a powerful synergy.

Doosan Robotics Appoints Experienced Global Business Strategist William (Junghoon) Ryu as New CEO

  • News

Doosan Robotics announced that the company appointed William (Junghoon) Ryu as its latest chief executive officer.

ABB’s Acquisition Of ASTI Sends A Message: AMRs Have a Big Future on the Production Floor

  • by Ash Sharma
  • Feature

The recent announcement to acquire Spanish mobile robot company ASTI by global industrial automation player ABB underlines something we all knew: AMRs (autonomous mobile robots) have a big future in the industrial sector.

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Welcomes New Managing Director Felipe Rivera

  • News

Newly appointed managing director will oversee business growth in Mexico and Latin America.

Bosch Rexroth to Present Industry 4.0-ready Technologies at ATX West 2021

  • News

Special system demonstrations and informative exhibits showcase the latest connected industry solutions for automation and smart manufacturing applications at ATX West 2021 in Anaheim, Calif.