Festo News & Articles

Festo Helps Customers Harness the Power of Worker Upskilling at the Oracle Industry Lab

  • April 29, 2022
  • News

New Chicago lab provides a testing ground for institutions to explore and innovate solutions to solve their toughest challenges.

KTEC to Honor Festo Didactic as 2022 Distinguished Partner

  • March 23, 2022
  • News

Festo Didactic is scheduled to be presented with KTEC’s 2022 Distinguished Partner Award at the annual KTEC Gala on Saturday, March 26, for the company’s dedication to education and support of KTEC.

Transforming Life Science Lab Automation Standardization & Modularization

  • by Bill Lydon
  • March 3, 2022
  • Feature

Life science laboratory standardization and modularization support automation and are increasing the efficiency and number of practical applications in life sciences, including drug discovery and small-batch, single-use pharmaceutical applications.

Intelligent Magnetic Gripping Revolutionizes Ferrous Automation Applications

  • January 11, 2022
  • News

These grippers reduce end-effector size, lower cycle time, ensure safety and offer new solutions.

Festo Emphasizes Process Industry Solutions at Automation Fair

  • November 12, 2021
  • News

Online configurators and innovative products from Festo bring OEM and end-user solutions to market faster.

Festo and MassRobotics Select Companies for the Inaugural Healthcare Robotics Startup Catalyst Program

  • October 22, 2021
  • News

Startups will have access to subject-matter experts and also receive technical and marketing support.

Festo Brings to Assembly 2021 Automation Solutions that Enable Faster, Nimbler Production and Predictive Analytics

  • October 21, 2021
  • News

With these solutions, companies can automate with the confidence that systems will quickly and seamlessly integrate.

Festo Simplified Motion Series Electric Motion Bridges the Gap Between Pneumatics and Servo Motion

  • September 21, 2021
  • News

Digital I/O ensures pneumatics-like control, while I/O-Link adds infinitely variable positioning along the axis.

Connecting the Factories of Tomorrow—Today

  • by Sandro Quintero & Tom Worsnopp
  • July 22, 2021
  • Feature

Current technologies are enhancing our connectivity today and bringing us closer to seamless connectivity tomorrow. This article comes from the IIoT & Industry 4.0 eBook.

Researchers from Germany and Canada Work on New AI Methods for Picking Robots

  • July 12, 2021
  • News

With the FLAIROP (Federated Learning for Robot Picking) project Festo and researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), together with partners from Canada, want to make picking robots smarter using distributed AI methods.