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KUKA KR FORTEC F boosts productivity and reduces delivery times for MERZ’s production facility

In the MERZ production facility, the KUKA KR FORTEC F (Foundry) links four machining centers, fills and empties changeover stations and ensures optimal utilization of the machine tools. KUKA heavy-duty robot enables […]

Multi-Contact’s RobiFix-MINI features extremely compact design with significantly reduced weight

With the latest addition to its Roboticline program, Multi-Contact has created a further solution for high-frequency welding technology. Thanks to its compact, lightweight design, RobiFix-MINI is easily integrated into modern lightweight design […]

Pioneers of Industry 4.0: The Robotic industry

The robotics industry has been booming in recent years, and this trend is set to continue in 2016 – both in the global marketplace and at HANNOVER MESSE. This year’s show, which […]

„HELLO INDUSTRIE 4.0″ – KUKA goes digital

With the slogan “Hello Industrie 4.0 – We go Digital”  KUKA is going to welcome it’s visitors at the Hannover Messe 2016 taking place from 25 to 29 April in Hanover Germany. KUKA will […]


FANUC Europe’s amount of successful installations for industrial robots breaks industry world record

FANUC Europe announced it has a worldwide installed base of over 400,000 industrial robots, a new world record for the industry. The recent drivers behind reaching this major milestone have been the […]


KUKA LBR iiwa helps automate ARBURG’s additive manufacturing system

In the age of Industry 4.0, “smart factories” are developing at an unprecedented rate. Nowadays, automated, networked and variable production lines are in high demand as companies aim to respond quickly and […]


KUKA introduces new KR CYBYTECH nano series

KUKA is now offering new, high-performance robots in the low payload category – the KR CYBYTECH nano series. In the 6 to 10 kilogram payload range, the KR CYBYTECH nano series stands […]


TM Robotics showcased its lightweight robots at Motek 2015

TM Robotics, partnered with Toshiba Machine, displayed three of Toshiba Machine’s lightweight robots at this year’s Motek International Trade Fair for Production and Assembly Automation – otherwise known as Motek at Messe […]


ATI presents new cost-efficient Capacitive F/T Sensor

The NEW  Capacitive F/T Sensor, a low-cost solution for industrial robots, pressing force control, grinding, deburring, etc., was recently introduced by ATI Industrial Automation, Apex, NC. The Capacitive F/T Sensor measures the […]


IFR report says: industrial robots market still growing rapidly

In 2014 the global market for industrial robots increased by 56%, until 2018 world wide sales of industrial robots will reach 400,000 units (230,000 in 2015) according to the latest report of […]


KUKA’s KR QUANTEC ultra robot helps build the hallmark for University of Stuttgart

Simultaneously lightweight and stable like a spider’s thread: that is the hallmark of the University of Stuttgart’s 2014/2015 research pavilion. The employees of the Institute for Computational Design (ICD) and the Institute […]


ATI introduces the new QC-160 Robotic Tool Changer

The New QC-160 Robotic Tool Changer, recently developed by ATI Industrial Automation, Apex, NC, has a high moment capacity in a lightweight and compact design and utilizes the same proven Locking Mechanism […]


KUKA lightweight robots used in automated workstation for satellite production

Thales Alenia Space builds satellites and develops components for civilian and military space technology. Shorter assembly times and effective use of labor: these are the goals of the “Tomorrow’s Factory” project by […]