Assembly Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools

LED Mounter handles long boards up to 1.5 m.

June 23, 2016

Supporting diverse LED nozzles, JX-350 LED Mounter can simultaneously place up to 6 diffusing lenses over top of LED for backlighting applications. Flexible placement system offered by this solution is designed for LED lighting products and mid- to large-sized LCD backlights. Design supports ultra-long boards up to 1,500 mm and Juki laser centering ensures high-speed, accurate placement. Fiducial and solder pad recognition are also standard features. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Robotics

Robotic Automation System works interactively with co-workers.

June 20, 2016

Able to operate alongside existing workers or independently with no need for safety guards, Robo Packer is suited for pick and place, assembly, and packaging applications. Integrated packaging module is supplied with 6-axis robotic arm, infeed conveyor, and box conveyor all mounted onto common sub-frame which is fitted with leveling pads and casters. Portable system can be supplied with 1 of 3 robotic arm payloads depending on application, task to be performed, and level of productivity required. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

FactoryTalk AssetCentre Software Simplifies Life-Cycle Management, Automates Asset Discovery

June 10, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Manufacturers and industrial producers are gaining insight into their operations through connected technology. Now, they have a single tool for managing automation assets. FactoryTalk AssetCentre v7.0 software from Rockwell Automation automates discovery and tracks the status of devices, network switches and software on workstation computers across an entire facility or production... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Looking for Automation in Your CAM and Inspection Software? Visit IMTS Booth E-3222

June 6, 2016

Visit IMTS Booth E-3222 Delcam, an Autodesk company since 2014 continues to improve the software to help companies that need to increase productivity and reduce lead times. This often involves the notion of a re-imagined approach towards innovation and the adoption of the Internet of Things with connected systems. Visitors to IMTS, held in Chicago, IL from September 12th to the 17th at... Read More

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

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, 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

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