Other Robotic Systems

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

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Displays Feature-Rich, Cost-Effective Camera Robotics Products at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Offers Full Complement of Camera Robotics Hardware for Any Studio Application Las Vegas, NV  - Telemetrics. Inc. is demonstrating a wide selection of the company’s industry leading hardware-based camera robotics production products here at NAB. The innovative product line-up, part of Telemetrics’ rich heritage of camera control products and software systems, addresses critical industry... Read More

Robotics

ABB to Feature Two YuMi dual-arm, Collaborative Robot Demos at the 2016 Vision Show, May 3rd - 5th in Boston

April 15, 2016

The vision compatible YuMi is specifically designed to meet the flexible and agile production needs of small parts assembly and handling applications. AUBURN HILLS, Mich.  - ABB Robotics will feature two YuMi® collaborative robot demos at the 2016 Vision Show, May 3rd - 5th at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston (Booth #303). Sponsored by the Automated Imaging Association (AIA), the show... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Robotic Shuttle System automates order fulfillment.

April 6, 2016

To fully automate order fulfillment, solution integrates AS/RS shuttle technology with articulated robotic arm featuring vision technology and suction end-of-arm tooling. Design delivers flexibility needed to handle high volumes of individual orders for operations in eCommerce fulfillment and promotes productivity and accuracy over manual processes. Also, adaptability lets operations accommodate changing order profiles and manage SKU proliferation while redeploying labor resources. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Tru-D SmartUVC to Showcase the Gold Standard in Disinfection Technology at AORN Expo

April 5, 2016

UV Market's only total room disinfection robot will exhibit in Anaheim, CA ANAHEIM, Calif. - The pioneer in UV disinfection robots, Tru-D SmartUVC will exhibit its state-of-the-art technology at the Association for Perioperative Registered Nurses' Surgical Conference and Expo 2016 in Anaheim, California April 3-5, 2016 at booth #1719. The leader in advocating for excellence in... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Passavant Area Hospital Bolsters Already Stringent Cleaning Protocols for Added Patient Protection

March 31, 2016

Tru-D SmartUVC Disinfection Robot to provide enhanced terminal room disinfection MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Passavant Area Hospital has added to its already strict cleaning strategies with the addition of Tru-D SmartUVC, a germ-eliminating UV disinfection robot. The hospital, located in Jacksonville, Illinois, is an affiliate of Memorial Health System and has been providing healthcare services in West... Read More

Robotics, Services

ABB to Feature an IRB 1200 Robot Paired with the PickOne Perception System at MODEX 2016 in Atlanta

March 24, 2016

The innovative vision system is designed for singulation tasks often found in Third Party Logistics and Mail Order Fulfillment Companies AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – ABB Robotics will feature an IRB 1200 robot paired with the PickOne Perception system at MODEX 2016, April 4th -7th at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. PickOne is an innovative vision system designed for singulation... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Bastian Solutions to Distribute Servus Technology in North America

March 22, 2016

Robotic shuttle system combines storage and transportation to create seamless product handling from receiving to shipping. Indianapolis, IN – Bastian Solutions, a global material handling systems integrator, announced today a partnership with Servus Intralogistics to distribute and integrate the company’s robotic shuttle system in North America. “The Servus technology offers our... Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rethink Robotics' Sawyer Takes Center Stage at IPC APEX EXPO 2016

March 16, 2016

Sawyer Robot to Demonstrate In-circuit Test Solution on the Show Floor BOSTON - Rethink Robotics' high-performance Sawyer robot will take center stage at IPC APEX EXPO 2016, showing off a key printed circuit board testing application. With its compliant motion control, Sawyer has a unique ability to feel its way into precise and fragile fixtures, even when part position changes. This... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Tru-D SmartUVC Robot Gives Patient Peace of Mind

March 1, 2016

Cutting-edge UV technology provides safe hospital environment MEMPHIS, Tenn., – The value and benefits of Tru-D SmartUVC are quickly becoming widely known beyond hospital staff and medical professionals. The demand for Tru-D is now being heard from patients and their families, who want to ensure they receive the highest level of care possible. With his wife's history of infections... 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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Robotics, Vision Systems

Xilinx and its Expanded Ecosystem Showcase the Latest 16nm Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC Technologies at Embedded World 2016

February 19, 2016

Demonstrations will highlight how Xilinx is enabling differentiated, smarter, and connected applications that are shaping the future of Embedded Vision and Industrial IoT SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and its expanded ecosystem will showcase the latest 16nm Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC technologies at Embedded World 2016. Conference presentations and demonstrations will... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Hospital Combats Infections with Purchase of Germ-eliminating Robots

February 15, 2016

High Point Regional invests in Tru-D after participating in CDC-funded clinical trial HIGH POINT, N.C. – After participating in the CDC-funded, large-scale, multi-hospital study, Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection (BETR-D), High Point Regional has invested in the very product validated in the landmark study. Adding to its already strict infection prevention protocols, High... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics

DENSO I/O Command-Slave Function Allows PLC or PAC Control of DENSO Robots

February 11, 2016

LONG BEACH, Calif. - DENSO Robotics announced that its latest RC8 robot controller features a built-in I/O command-slave function that allows DENSO robots to be controlled directly by Rockwell and Omron PLCs or PACs. Beta testing for Siemens and Mitsubishi PLCs and PACs is in progress. "Ease of use has always one of our chief considerations," said Peter Cavallo, robotics sales manager, DENSO... Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular SCARA Robot features max payload of 6 kg.

February 9, 2016

Available in reaches of 450, 550, and 650 mm, Model IRB 910SC can operate in confined spaces and is tabletop mountable. Single-arm robot is designed for variety of general-purpose applications requiring fast, repeatable, and articulate point-to-point movements, including small parts assembly, material handling, tray kitting, component placement, parts inspection, and laboratory automation. Each SCARA variant is IP54-rated for protection against dust and liquids. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

ABB to Feature its New YuMi Dual Arm, Collaborative Robot at ATX West 2016 in Anaheim

February 5, 2016

Additional demos include a high speed picking system, the large work envelope IRB 1200 robot, and the ultra-compact FlexFeeder flexible parts feeding system. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - ABB Robotics will feature YuMi®, the world’s first truly collaborative dual-arm industrial robot, at ATX West 2016, February 9th - 11th at the Anaheim Convention Center (Booth # 4320). YuMi is specifically... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Robotics

Tru-D SmartUVC Provides Added Safety and Quality to Patient Care at Jupiter Medical Center

January 29, 2016

Unique investment will protect patients and staff with 99.9 percent efficacy JUPITER, Fla. - Jupiter Medical Center recently bolstered its patient and staff safety measures with two Tru-D SmartUVC robots. Tru-D SmartUVC hard at work at Jupiter Medical Center "The Tru-D robots not only allow Jupiter Medical Center to adhere to its mission of providing world class health care, but also... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Desktop Soldering Robots minimize rejects via repeatability.

December 22, 2015

Used to replace current hand soldering applications or bring outsourced applications in-house, F7000SR series delivers repeatability that minimizes amount of rejects. Built-in solder tip cleaning station helps prolong life of soldering head and reduces down time for cleanings. Designed to handle solder diameters from 0.6–1.2 mm, system also offers fully adjustable temperature control. Functionality and capabilities accommodate diverse soldering applications. Read More

Robotics, Services

Validated Robot enhances antenna measurements, calibrations.

December 9, 2015

Introduced in "Millimeter-Wave Near-Field Measurements Using Coordinated Robotics. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation," 6-axis robotic arm – Configurable Robotic Millimeter-Wave Antenna (CROMMA) facility – optimizes antenna properties measurement. Lead researcher Joshua Gordon, citing configurability and repeatability, said this robot permits many ways of doing measurements. At first, robot will measure frequencies from 100–300 GHz with goal of reaching 500 GHz and higher. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Robotics

Sharp Corporation Selects QuickLogic's ArcticLink III VX5 and PolarPro 3 for its RoBoHoN Mobile Robot Phone

November 20, 2015

  • QuickLogic's ArcticLink® III VX5 facilitates display bridging while optimizing display quality and lowering power consumption for pico projectors 
  • QuickLogic's PolarPro® 3 in-system reprogrammable logic delivers twice the density of traditional FPGAs while consuming as little as 55 micro amps of static power
Sunnyvale, CA – QuickLogic Corporation... Read More