Advancements in laser cutting productivity are shifting the bottleneck away from cutting the material to handling it. This means automation should match specific needs for different production setups.
The integrated control system inside this standard casting cell with trim press from Reis Robotics saves the Pierburg foundry up to 30 percent on energy consumption.
Integrating mobile device technology into your manufacturing operations can boost your company’s productivity — but only if you create the right strategy.
The improved affordability of automation and its impressive returns on investment are sweeping through the shop floors of metal fabrication as robots and advanced motion control systems replace the human hands once needed to handle and process material.
Scott Jenkins is the new vice president of North American sales and marketing, Doug Burnside is vice president of customer satisfaction, and Doug Schenher is corporate vice president.
TRUMPF will license C-DEngine and Factory-Relay technology for use in their sheet metal processing equipment.
They have installed 10,000 robots around the globe that are controlled by B&R mapp technology.
Introducing a collaborative robot in the polishing department increased production by 50 percent at Paradigm.
The AMICO robot from Comau is the next step toward an increasingly precise and effective future of machine-machine cooperation and, progressively, man-machine cooperation.
With a flexible robot-based solution, trouble-free change over and user-friendly programming interface, the Twin Robot Xbar from ABB Robotics is a cost efficient and reliable system for transferring big panels in tandem press lines.