Articles & News on Discrete Manufacturing & Machine Control

Robotic Palletizers & De-palletizers Market Players Focusing on Modern Technologies and Programmed Features

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The study predicts that the demand of robotic palletizers & de-palletizers is likely to surge considerably, pushing the market to reach a valuation of over US$ 2.4 Bn by 2022.

Firefly Aerospace to Automate Composite Rocket Production with Ingersoll Machine Tools

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Alpha rocket airframes to be produced every fourteen days using large-scale composite parts manufacturing equipment from Ingersoll Machine Tools.

Sea Machines, Leader in Autonomous Marine Technology, Completes a $20 Million B-Round Fundraise

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Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics, a leading developer of autonomous systems for ocean-going vessels announced today that it has accomplished its full $20M investment goal with a second close of $5M.

Service Robots Record: Sales Worldwide Up 32%

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Sales value of professional service robots increased by 32% to 11.2 billion U.S. dollars worldwide (2018-2019).

Get a Grip on the Automation of Tomorrow: Precisely Fitting Drives for Robotics

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Today, a world without robots is inconceivable. The areas of application that require process safety, reliability and economic efficiency from these robots are equally manifold.

Bedrock Automation Appoints Tony Mannion Sales Director

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Bedrock Automation, maker of Bedrock OSA®,  the world’s most powerful and secure automation platform, has appointed Tony Mannion Director of Sales.

One America Works Highlights Robotics Industry in Pittsburgh Through Virtual Recruitment Event

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Robotics innovators seek tech talent to work and live in Pittsburgh.

Risk Assessment: First Step to Securing an OT Environment

  • by Mark Hellinghuizer
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Developing a cybersecurity strategy begins with understanding the current situation, including existing risks.

Siemens Discusses Digitalization in Machine Tool Manufacturing, Unveils 'Digital Native' CNC

  • by Melissa Landon
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Siemens industry experts describe how to use digital solutions to increase manufacturing productivity in the machine tool industry and introduce SINUMERIK ONE, what they’re calling the first “digital native CNC.”  

Keeping Load Peaks Down and Operational Reliability Up

  • by Andrea Balser
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Especially for gantry systems, rapidly accelerating heavy loads can shoot the electrical power demand of frequency drives through the roof. At the same time while braking, regenerative energy is being put back into the drive system.