Machining & Finishing Robots

Robotics

ABB Announces that SafeMove2 is Now Available on the IRB 1200

Apr 13, 2017

ABB’s smallest material and machine tool handling robot now available with SafeMove2.

ABB Robotics today announced that SafeMove2 is now also available for IRB 1200, the smallest ABB robot to feature its leading edge advanced safety-certified monitoring and control software. SafeMove2 enables people to work safely alongside ABB robots with payloads ranging from 6kg to 800kg without... Read More

Robotics

Dematic to Highlight Robotic Piece Picking at Promat

Apr 05, 2017

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GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN – April 3, 2017– Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, will feature new order fulfillment solutions at ProMat 2017, April 3–6 at McCormick Place in Chicago. The company plans to highlight dynamic order fulfillment solutions that... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Intelligrated Demonstrates Robotic Each Picking at Automate 2017

Apr 05, 2017

(CHICAGO: April 03, 2017)-Intelligrated (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, showcases fully automated each picking at Automate booth #1616 in the north hall of McCormick Place in Chicago. Advances in robotic vision, perception, motion planning and grasping enable picking capability... Read More

Robotics

Enormous Robotic Welding System with multi-axis programmable welding arm.

Dec 03, 2016

Able to weld at lengths up to 40ft long and 20ft high, Enormous Robotic Welding System has 6 axes on arm for high range of motion and precision needed in military and commercial projects. System comes with 2 sets of 30,000lb turning rolls and one 120,000lb turntable for positioning. Machine works at maximum speed of 30 in. per min. and is equipped with optical laser system and autonomous... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Auto-Continuum 350 and 500 Welding System allows connection via Wi-Fi.

Nov 23, 2016

Connecting to robot via webpage interfaces in three ways, Auto-Continuum 350 and Auto-Continuum 500 welding system offers standard MIG and flux-cored welding processes. Featuring low-inertia motor assembly 350 offers 11,000watts (350 amps and 31.5 volts at 100 percent duty cycle). With Accu-Pulse® and regulated Metal Deposition, 500 provides 19,000watts (500 amps and 39 volts at 100 percent... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

UR3 Automated Robot arms can be plugged directly into wall outlet.

Nov 16, 2016

Using an end-of-arm spray applicator, UR3 Automated Robot will simulate CO2 spray cleaning. Combining with GENESYS spray generation system for precision cleaning or cooling-during-machining, robots provide eco-friendly CO2 dry cleaning and cooling technology. Suitable for cleaning applications such as machine tool tending, benchtop spray cleaning, and confined space surface preparation, device... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

ClassMate™ Robotic Trainer designed to fit through standard doorway.

Nov 14, 2016

Suitable for community and technical colleges, trade schools and workforce development programs, Lincoln Electric’s ClassMate™ Robotic Trainer offers solutions such as robotic welding training, demonstration and recruiting. Featuring robotic arm from FANUC® Robotics, Robotic Trainer includes what is needed to get started: instructor training, curriculum, fully functional welding power... Read More

Robotics

First in North America to Utilize The Trumpf TruLaser 5020 Robotic Welder.

Oct 31, 2016

Regal Research and Mfg Co today announced the expansion of its automated robotic welding capabilities in becoming the first contract manufacturer in North America to utilize the Trumpf TruLaser 5020 Robotic Welder. “This equipment will expand our already robust welding service offerings as we continue to focus on product and assembly level manufacturing for the medical, aerospace, industrial,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Inline Inspection at The ASSEMBLY Show 2016

Oct 13, 2016

RENTON, WA, October 5, 2016 – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will showcase a number of machine vision innovations as well as visionguided robotics and new products throughout the conference from booth 1705 at The ASSEMBLY SHOW at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from October... Read More

Robotics

ABB Robotics releases IRB 1200 Foundry robot for precision die casting processes.

Oct 05, 2016

Smallest foundry robot in its class, IRB 1200 is IP66/67 compliant from base to wrist. Along with Foundry Plus 2 optional protection system, robots can withstand harsh environments and are corrosion resistant with capacity to withstand high-pressure steam washing. Suitable for casting light weight metals in consumer electronic industry, IRB 200 come in 700 mm and 900 mm variants with payload... Read More

Robotics, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lincoln Electric to Showcase Advanced Technology at FABTECH 2016

Sep 30, 2016

Connect with Lincoln Electric companies in both the North and Central halls during the show Cleveland – Lincoln Electric’s exhibits at FABTECH 2016, Nov. 16-18, in Las Vegas will feature demonstrations, technologies and application experts from each of the company’s welding, cutting, automation and integration brands for the metal fabrication industry. This year, Lincoln Electric has two... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Absolute Haitian Provides Press, Servo Robot for ACS Tech Center

Sep 26, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota – Absolute Haitian, the exclusive distributor of Haitian and Zhafir injection molding machines in the U.S. and Canada, and ACS Group, a manufacturer of comprehensive auxiliary equipment for the plastics industry under the AEC, Cumberland, and Sterling brands, are partnering to install an operating molding line for a new Technology Center in New Berlin, Wisconsin. The line... Read More

Robotics

ABB Robotics to Hold a Silicon Valley Open House at its new San Jose, California Facility, October 5th

Sep 21, 2016

Event to feature robotic demonstrations, technical breakout sessions and innovation briefings from area vendors and startup companies SAN JOSE, Calif. – ABB Robotics will host a Silicon Valley Open House October 5th, 2016, from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm at their newly opened San Jose, California facility. The event will feature robotic demonstrations, technical breakout sessions and innovation... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Automated Weld Cell System integrates up to 4 Fanuc robots.

Sep 07, 2016

Featuring 2-piece modular construction, including robot base assembly, H-Frame Weld Cell is suited for high-production-capacity environments and/or high-precision applications. Floor-mounted system has complete perimeter guarding with safety light screens and solid panels. Final main axis sweep has wedge-lock positioning. Available with 2 axis heights of 29.5 in. and 35.4 in. as standard, H-Frame... Read More

Robotics

ABB to Bring the "Factory of the Future" to Life with Latest Robotics Technologies at IMTS 2016

Sep 01, 2016

Over twelve demos to showcase the Collaboration, Simplification and Digitalization that are the hallmarks of the flexible, agile and efficient factory of the future Auburn, Hills, Mich. - ABB will feature more than a dozen innovative robotic demos at the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 12-17 at McCormick Place in Chicago.  Occurring every two years, IMTS is... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Compact Robot supports arc welding and machine tending.

Aug 04, 2016

With Integrated DressPack design, Model IRB 1660ID enables users to program and simulate predictable cable movements. Strong, rigid upper arm, offering 1.55 m reach and payload of 6 kg, is able to accommodate heavy weld torches and provides optimized wire feeding control near arc for high-volume production. This, combined with TrueMove™ technology and Accuracy Mode, delivers 0.05 mm path... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

ATI Industrial Automation's Annual Technology Fair Scheduled for August 11th, 2016

Jun 21, 2016

Apex, North Carolina: ATI Industrial Automation will host their Annual Technology Fair on Thursday, August 11th at the Michigan Sales Office located at 4577 South Lapeer Road, Suite I, Orion Township, MI 48359. This one-day event is a great educational opportunity for networking, sharing ideas, and also showcasing cutting-edge robotic and automation technologies. Multiple... Read More

Robotics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Modular Robotic Welding Workcell handles large workpieces.

Jun 16, 2016

Designed for jobs involving large parts or heavy deposition welding, ArcWorld® 2000 is scalable with one or two 6-axis Yaskawa welding robots and handles parts up to 5 m wide and payloads up to 6,300 kg. DX200 controller with menu-driven arc welding application software; integrated welding package (power source, wire feeder, and welding torch); positioner(s); operator interface; and safety... Read More

Robotics

Comau to Exhibit at the IndustryWeek Manufacturing and Technology Conference and to Participate in the NED Awards with its Racer3

May 04, 2016

Southfield, MI – Comau LLC will be an exhibitor at this year’s IndustryWeek Manufacturing Technology Conference Expo (May 3-5) , which will be held in Rosemont, Illinois in May. The event will highlight the latest in manufacturing trends, as well as introduce the most advanced innovations in industrial equipment, software and devices. New Equipment Digest, an IndustryWeek sister publication,... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Yaskawa Motoman's Strategy for Robotics Education is Strategy for the Economy

Apr 01, 2016

Dayton, OH — Successful workforce development and sustainable economic growth depend on close alignment of STEM education, certification and training with the needs and expertise of industry leaders. Organizations must provide the right products, technology and education to fill the gap between what the industry wants and what educational institutions can provide. Yaskawa Motoman is addressing... Read More