Metal AM System targets aerospace and casting industries.
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Metal AM System targets aerospace and casting industries.

Featuring both laser powder and laser hot-wire process, Robotic Metal Additive Manufacturing System will help move metal additive manufacturing out of traditional, small-area, bed-built processes and expand build envelopes for robotically printing metal parts. System is suited for producing titanium aerospace parts and low-volume, complex parts to replace design-constrained castings in...

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Scan Arm supports forensic anthropology applications.
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Scan Arm supports forensic anthropology applications.

Coupling FusionM ScanArm with 3D Systems' Geomagic® software and 3D printing solutions, FARO® Forensic ScanArm utilizes blue laser technology to perform non-contact scanning of forensic artifacts, which are often fragile. Users can piece together forensic evidence into digital record for purpose of victim identification, and ultimately in solving and prosecuting crimes. For...

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House of Design and KEEN Develop Innovative Robotic Cell to Automate Shoe Manufacturing
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House of Design and KEEN Develop Innovative Robotic Cell to Automate Shoe Manufacturing

The UNEEK Robotic Cell, on display at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, weaves the interlocking cords of the shoe’s upper portion AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – House of Design, LLC, an ABB Robotics Value Provider located in Nampa, Idaho, has collaborated with outdoor and lifestyle footwear company,Â-  KEEN, Inc., to develop an innovative robotic cell to address the challenge of...

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Compact Robot supports arc welding and machine tending.
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Compact Robot supports arc welding and machine tending.

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...

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Automotive Supplier Faurecia Engages Swisslog to Automate New Emissions Technologies (FECT) Manufacturing Facility in Columbus, Indiana

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Faurecia, global leader of seat frames and mechanisms, emissions control technologies and vehicle interiors will work with Swisslog Warehouse Distribution Solutions (WDS) to make its new facility Industry 4.0 ready. Applying intralogistics principles to the automotive manufacturing industry Faurecia retained Swisslog to apply intralogistics expertise to the automation and...

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Deburring Equipment

Machine Tool Systems offer robotics options.

Complementing traditional, large machine tool solutions, LinÃ-© Machines Robotics help maximize efficiency in aerospace, rail, and heavy equipment industries. Robotics platform supports variety of processes, including milling, trimming, and drilling; deburring and polishing; cleaning and surfacing; forming; inspection and scanning; automation, tooling, and part holding; and peripheral...

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SSL to Provide Robotic Arms to DARPA for Satellite Servicing

PASADENA, CA - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of innovative satellites and spacecraft systems, today announced it has received $20.7 million from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to design and build robotic arm flight hardware for the first phase of the agency's Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites (RSGS) program. SSL is receiving the funds...

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LEONI Brings Together Automation Technology, German Brew at Oktoberfest Networking Event
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LEONI Brings Together Automation Technology, German Brew at Oktoberfest Networking Event

LEONI Engineering Products Services, Inc. (Lake Orion, Mich.), with global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, will celebrate the company’s heritage, its focus on automation technology, and German beer-making during an Oktoberfest-styled event on September 29, 2016. LAKE ORION, MI – LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS), part of Nuremberg-based LEONI AG and one of North...

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Methods to Showcase Manufacturing the Future at IMTS 2016, Booth S-9119
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Methods to Showcase Manufacturing the Future at IMTS 2016, Booth S-9119

3D Printing, Automation and Full Range of Innovative Machining Solutions Embody the Future of Manufacturing. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, 3D printing technology, automation and accessories, has announced they will demonstrate a wide range of the latest developments in manufacturing technology in Booth S-9119 at IMTS...

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EMVCo Qualifies First Fully Automated PICC Analog Test Solution
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EMVCo Qualifies First Fully Automated PICC Analog Test Solution

COMPRION has received the EMVCo Letter of Qualification for its EMVCo PICC Analog Test Solution, which can now be used for type approval of bankcards or smartphones by accredited test laboratories. The solution also helps phone and chipset manufacturers to test the compliance of their products before launching them. The EMVCo PICC Analog Test Solution consists of the conformance test system...

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