Assembly Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Software Automation System targets grocery retailers.

May 4, 2016

With advanced load cubing algorithms, Dematic IQ™ 2.1 helps maximize number of cases on pallets and roll containers. Advanced multi-criteria optimization works to eliminate product damage and load instability. Dematic iQ 2.1 also optimizes efficiency of split-case picking for small items like health and beauty products. Software incorporates advanced goods-to-person picking strategies using patent-pending inter-aisle transfer technology that cuts fulfillment costs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Precise Automation Collaborative Robots Measured and Certified by TUV to Exert Forces Within Collaborative Robot Guidelines

April 28, 2016

Fremont, California – TUV has measured and certified that the forces exerted by all Precise Automation collaborative robots (including SCARA, six-axis and Cartesian configurations) exert forces that are within the guidelines defined by the recent ISO/TS 15066 Standard on Collaborative Robots. Even maximum speed collisions in free space are well under the ISO force limits for operator safety. ... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Mazak will Raise the Bar in Manufacturing Technology at IMTS 2016

April 28, 2016

Company to unveil groundbreaking innovations designed to drive the industry’s future FLORENCE, Ky. – The stage is set for Mazak Corporation to raise the manufacturing technology bar at IMTS. In booth S-8300, the company will demonstrate a host of new high-level developments in full digital factory integration, smart technology and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity – in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Software

Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc. Enhances Kardex Remstar Automated Warehouse Interface

April 15, 2016

New Capabilities Support Kardex Remstar FastPic® Software and Additional Workflow New York, New York – Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc., the leading provider of fully-integrated MRO and supply chain software solutions for the Aerospace Defense industry, has released an expanded set of functionality for its Kardex Remstar automated warehouse interface module. As businesses work to reduce... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Mack Technologies Chooses Universal Instruments' Fuzion Platform

April 15, 2016

Award-winning EMS company adds capacity and doubles utilization while also enhancing technical capabilities and operational flexibility. Mack Technologies, a leading provider of contract electronic manufacturing solutions, has chosen Universal Instruments’ Fuzion® Platform solutions to boost efficiency for its high-mix product requirements and increasing volume demands. The company has... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bruker Announces High-Performance and Cost-Effective NMR Solutions for the Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries

April 14, 2016

PITTSBURGH – At the 57th Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference (www.enc-conference.org), Bruker (NASDAQ: BRKR) is showcasing several innovative drug discovery, drug development and process control solutions for small molecule NMR characterization in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.     --  AssureNMR with CRAFT:  Now... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Evana Automation Ships a Customized 22-Piece Tooling Solution for a Headlamp Assembly System to a Leading Tier 1 Automotive Parts Supplier

April 13, 2016

Evana’s tooling solution saved the customer from purchasing a new assembly system and enabled them to run multiple headlamp models over existing assembly stations    Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently shipped a customized 22-piece tooling solution for a headlamp assembly... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Robotics

Robotic Document Inserter helps maximize uptime.

April 1, 2016

Designed to print and insert pack slips, promotional material, and other documents into shipping cartons, Robotic Document Inserter eliminates heavy maintenance of conventional document inserters, enabling uptime approaching 99%. System allows standard robotic technology to interface directly with industrial printers, removing any chance of mishandling. Full system performance diagnostics are incorporated within existing control system for complete visibility to system data and statistics. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Automation Systems offer customized pneumatic assemblies.

April 1, 2016

Featuring compact, space-saving design, ASCO Numatics Integrated Automation Solutions incorporate Numatics directional control valves, air preparation products, fieldbus electronics, and accessories, plus ASCO fluid control valves. Systems are suited for applications in biomedical and pharmaceutical, life sciences, food and beverage, dairy, petrochemical, and water/wastewater industries. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Evana Automation to Provide a 3-Piece IV Connector Assembly and Packaging System to a Leading Medical Device Manufacturer

March 23, 2016

The assembly and packaging solution will include error-proofing and traceability functions to assure product quality   Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently received a contract to provide a 3-piece IV connector assembly and packaging system for a leading medical device... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

PNC Purchases Universal Pick and Place Equipment

March 21, 2016

Sam Sangani, President and owner of PNC has announced that his company recently added a new Universal Pick and Place machine model Genesis GI-07 to its fast growing assembly department. Commenting on the acquisition, Mr. Sangani said, “This is a cornerstone piece of equipment for PNC Assembly at this time. Our goal as a true Total Concept company is to provide our customer with design,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

ESI Receives Order for Flagship Flex PCB Via Drilling System

March 18, 2016

Multiple-system order for GemStone™ laser processing system will enable customer to meet high-volume flex PCB processing requirements PORTLAND, Ore. - Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESIO), an innovator in laser-based manufacturing solutions for the micro-machining industry, today announced receipt of a multi-unit order for its GemStone™ flex PCB laser processing system from a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Mentor Graphics Enhances Support for TSMC 7nm Design Starts and 10nm Production

March 17, 2016

WILSONVILLE, Ore. - Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced further enhancements and optimizations to the Calibre® platform and Analog FastSPICE™ (AFS) platform by completing TSMC 10nm FinFET V1.0 certification. In addition, the Calibre and Analog FastSPICE platforms are ready for early design starts and IP design on TSMC's 7nm FinFET process based on the most current... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Nordson ASYMTEK's Next Generation Dispensing and Conformal Coating Systems and Software to be on Display at IPC APEX 2016 Booth 1841

March 11, 2016

Presenting "A Review of Jetting Technologies for Fluid Dispensing: Identifying the Features that Influence Productivity" on March 17, 2016, at 10:30 AM Carlsbad, CA, USA - Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), introduces its new generation of conformal coating, fluid dispensing, jetting, software, and hot bar soldering systems, capabilities, and applications at IPC APEX 2016, in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Universal Unveils Two New Platforms at APEX

March 10, 2016

Breakthrough solutions deliver exceptional value and expand range into electronics assembly market. Universal Instruments will launch two pioneering additions to the industry’s most comprehensive solutions portfolio at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO held at the Las Vegas Convention Center on March 15–17. On booth 2441, the company will showcase the Uflex™ modular automation platform, delivering... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Radwell International, Inc. Selects Swisslog to Automate its Finished Goods and Picking Processes with Click&Pick®

March 7, 2016

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Radwell, leading international supplier and repair center for industrial electrical and electronic control devices, selected Swisslog to automate its finished goods and picking processes at its new distribution center in Willingboro, NJ with the purchase of a Click and Pick® solution powered by AutoStore. Radwell International stocks and sells new and surplus industrial... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Pilz at the Hannover Messe - Automation Your Way

March 1, 2016

CANTON, Michigan – Under the motto "We automate. Safely." Pilz will be presenting industry solutions and services for safety and automation at this year's Hannover Messe April 25 - 29, 2016. The automation company will also be presenting its product innovations from the fields of "Sensor technology" - including a world first - and "Operating and monitoring". Safe human-robot... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Bringing Printed Circuit Assemblies or Box Build Designs from the New Product Introduction Stage to Full Production

March 1, 2016

As a full service EMS provider, the BEI team is experts in bringing printed circuit assemblies or box build designs from the NPI (new product introduction) stage to full production.  Our CFT (customer focus teams) will create a checklist that fully covers every step of the process.  This includes an upfront customer meeting to define requirements with a dedicated NPI Team at the official... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Yamaha IM America, Trans-Tec Introduce New SMT Assembly Technology at IPC/APEX 2016

February 25, 2016

Kennesaw, Georgia, USA – Yamaha IM America, in partnership with Trans-Tec Worldwide, will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in booth #1351 at the upcoming IPC/APEX 2016 exhibition and conference March 15-17 2016. On exhibit for the first time will be the new High-Efficiency modular YSM20W mounter, offering the largest PCB handling capability in the industry and the world’s highest... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Juki to Display High-Volume Production Equipment at APEX

February 22, 2016

MORRISVILLE, NC – Juki Automation Systems (JAS), Inc., a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems and part of Juki Automation Systems Corporation, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #763 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Juki will display a high-mix line along with several updated... Read More