Robots

FANUC Robotics Demonstrates Intelligent Machining and Intelligent Assembly with the New M-710iC Robot at IMTS 2006

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Sept. 6, 2006 - FANUC Robotics America, Inc.'s new M-710iC robot will perform intelligent part processing with vision in a machining system, and intelligent assembly with vision and force sensing during IMTS 2006 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Sept. 6-13, booth #8418. 'Mini Robot Cell' Performs Intelligent Machining At the show, three models in the new M-710iC robot...

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Robots

Fanuc Robotics' Intelligent M-410iB Robot Demonstrates High Speed Palletizing and De-palletizing with Vision at Pack Expo 2006

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Oct. 29, 2006 - FANUC Robotics America, Inc.'s intelligent M-410iB/160 palletizing robot equipped with the new iRVision 2D vision sensor will demonstrate high-speed bag palletizing and box de-palletizing during Pack Expo, at McCormick Center, Chicago, Oct. 29-Nov. 2, booth #N4643. At the show, the M-410iB industrial palletizing robot will pick and place bags of pet food on...

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Robots

IT Robots feature Extensible Authentication Protocol.

Acting as servers on wheels, PatrolBot(TM) Robots are used to create 3D temperature models for energy optimization and to track wireless reception throughout facilities and server locations. They can be operated through MobileEyes(TM) control GUI and ARCL text commands. Suited for server facilities, hospitals, factories, and retail, units support advanced WLAN security protocols including...

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Workstations

MPI Berlin Chooses Tecan to Automate High Throughput Peptide Mass Fingerprinting

Research scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics in Berlin have developed an automated, high throughput sample preparation protocol for peptide mass fingerprinting, using a Tecan Te-MO(TM) pipetting robot, integrated within a Tecan liquid handling workstation. The preparation of samples is a critical limiting factor in MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry, but Dr Niklas Gustavsson...

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Robotics Automation for the Wire Industry

Highlighting the important reasons supporting the deployment of robotic automation technology in the manufacturing sector, this paper presents robotics as a contributor to improving manufacturing efficiencies. It reviews the gradual shift from an industrial to a service-based economy, resulting in technical labor shortages, while detailing the benefits of using robots. The latest robot models handling material faster and more accurately than a human, at an affordable cost for the small to mid size business are featured, and the easy and inexpensive customization associated with robots, as well as energy savings is mentioned. The paper also covers numerous robot applications in the wire industry, and includes a chart showing robot sales accounted by the North American robotic companies.

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Workstations

See Tecan's Latest Automation and Detection Systems at BioTechForum + ScanLab

Tecan, one of the world's leading players in the growing life sciences industry, will be demonstrating a range of its latest products for genomics, proteomics, drug discovery and clinical diagnostic applications at the BioTechForum + ScanLab 2006 at the Bella Center in Copenhagen from 26-28 September, 2006, on stand C3-U26. Visitors will be able to see the Infinite(TM) F500, Tecan's latest...

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Robots

Experience Integration at ProMat 2007

LEWISTON, MAINE - NOVEMBER 2, 2006 - Diamond Phoenix will exhibit at ProMat 2007, which takes place in January in Chicago. The exhibit will feature an entirely integrated order fulfillment system, which will walk visitors through the process of placing and completing an order. Visitors will experience a truly integrated system and its benefits. The exhibit will also educate visitors about Diamond...

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Conveyors

FKI Logistex to Showcase Innovative Technologies at ProMat 2007

World leader in material handling solutions will spotlight its latest innovations in automated replenishment, sortation technology, and software in a fully functioning equipment exhibit at ProMat 2007 in Chicago, Illinois (St. Louis, Missouri, USA: December 27, 2006) FKI Logistex® (www.fkilogistex.com), a global leader in integrated material handling solutions, announces that it will...

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Handling Equipment

Case Picking System triples operator productivity.

Using mobile robots, CaseFetch allows every case-pick operator access to any pallet in building. With ItemFetchT and OrderFetchT solutions, it offers complete 4-walls product line for dc operations. Pallets entering building are fork-loaded onto mobile pod bases at pick-and-drop locations and transported to storage by mobile robotic drive units. During outbound order fulfillment process,...

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Robots

New! Motoman Introduces YS-Series Robots

Dayton, Ohio - Motoman Inc.'s new YS-series (Yaskawa SCARA) robots are high-speed, high-precision models that are ideal for small-payload, vertical motion mechanical assembly; case packing; packaging; kitting; and life science applications, such as test tube handling for research/discovery. These compact, economical four-axis SCARA (Selective Compliance Assembly Robot Arm) robots share the same...

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Automation Systems

Motoman Offers Robotic Bottle Handling Solutions for all Sizes, Shapes and Packing Patterns

Dayton, Ohio - Motoman Inc. provides highly flexible custom robotic automation solutions to the plastics industry for handling virtually any size or shape bottles and pack patterns. Solutions encompass packing bottle blanks and decorated bottles into trays, service cases, reshipper cases, gondolas, as well as bulk packing - including the ability to fill out case headers with rows of lay down...

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