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Man vs. machine: KUKA robot battles german table tennis pro Timo Boll

KUKA celebrates the opening of its new robot production plant in Shanghai 350 employees are about to produce 3,000 to 5,000 robots every year. Center point of the celebration is KUKA’s new […]

Mitsubishi Electric shifts focus to bakery industry

Opportunities for increasing efficiency while at the same time reducing energy consumption are a frequently discussed topic, not least in the food industry, where productivity and profit margins tend to be low […]

Ultra-fast spot welding robots now with built-in cables by Nachi

In November 2011 NACHI launched ultra-fast spot welding robot “SRA series” to  improve productivity and for higher speed welding of automotive bodies. NACHI has enjoyed great demand for the series since . NACHI now reacts […]

NACHI MZ07 robot unveiled, the world fastest and lightweight compact robot

NACHI Fujikoshi Corp, Japan proudly introduced the World’s Fastest, Lightweight, Compact MZ07 robot –  equipped with compact CFD generation controller cabinet. Light weight body, latest motion control technology combined with excelent usability […]


GKN Aerospace utilizes robot cell from Nikon Metrology for its research

Nikon Metrology Tamworth (UK) has recently delivered a robot cell for GKN Aerospace’s research center on the Isle of Wight, as part of UK Government STEM project. This technology demonstrator has at […]


Toshiba Machine showcased new robot models at IREX

Toshiba Machine recently introduced at IREX in November the new Scara robot THL1000 – a lightweight and cost effective robotic solution best suited for material handling, packaging and assembly industries. The new Toshiba Machine […]


Laser coating and laser hardening by Reis Robotics

The company NUTECH in Neumünster for many years has been working as toll manufacturer, job-shop factory and supplier of special laser inside coating optics. In the past, the applied systems were special systems specifically […]


MOTOMAN MH3F – the compact performance 6-axis robot

YASKAWA’s smallest type of the MH-series, the MOTOMAN MH3F, is a powerful high speed compact 6-axis robot, in compact design for  lighter payload applications. The high repeatability of ±0.02 mm offers superior performance […]


InfraTec participation in EU Project “ThermoBot“

Autonomous robotic system for thermo-graphic detection of cracks Non-destructive testing of components is an important auxiliary process step, not only in post-production but also in regular maintenance. In the project “ThermoBot“ a […]


New Pick&Place robot by Kawasaki

Kawasaki Robotics always forces itself to new developments. One permanent trial is to build robots as compact as possible to save space and space saving ist cost saving. It was a questions […]


The new LBR iiwa industrial lightweight robot by KUKA

KUKA’s new LBR iiwa lightweight robot with seven axes is designed in analogy to the human arm. It can be operated in position or compliance control mode. This, combined with the integrated sensor […]


LaserSnake2 – Combining robots and lasers to create safe, cost efficient tools for high hazard confined spaces

The LaserSnake2 project is an £8m collaborative R&D project led by OC Robotics that will run from 2013 to 2016. The Technology Strategy Board, together with the Department for Energy and Climate […]


New Line of PLC Programmable Robots by Adept

New ePLC robots programmed by customer’s existing PLCs allow users to efficiently program robots Adept Technology, Inc.  a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile solutions, recently announced the development of […]