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CIVCO to Feature New trUpoint ARCH SRS/SRT System at the 2nd ESTRO Forum 2013

CORALVILLE, IowaÂ- – CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of comprehensive motion management solutions, will showcase trUpoint ARCH™, a new stereotactic radiosurgery solution, Protura™ Robotic Patient Positioning System, and the Universal Couchtop™ Long Extension, along with other disease site solutions at the 2nd ESTRO Forum, booth #5200 in Geneva, Switzerland, 19-23 April...

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Robotic Packaging System suits picking and packing tasks.
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Robotic Packaging System suits picking and packing tasks.

Designed to minimize labor-intensive picking and packing tasks, High Speed Pick & Pack features delta style robot with integrated vision. Cases can be packed in horizontal or vertical package configurations, and manufacturers gain flexibility with ability to accommodate multiple packaging designs. Suited for case packing, tray filling, stand up pouches, bags, packs, and more, system is available...

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Four-Axis Robot provides sustained 200 picks per minute.

Designed to handle operations with small parts under 1 kg, TP80 Fast Picker provides 800 mm reach with 100 mm stroke. Unlike parallel robots with multi-arm designs, TP80 does not interfere with line of vision of camera. Slim forearm enables robot to access confined areas, such as slotted machine openings. Electrical, pneumatic, and I/O connections are available on tool flange with all cables...

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Packaging Machinery

Robotic Manufacture and Filling of Infusion Bags

Bayreuth – High-speed solution for the pharmaceutical industry With its latest development – the IV Express – welding technology specialist Kiefel has introduced a pioneering facility for the production and filling of infusion bags. An ultra-fast robot ensures that the huge output of up to 7,200 units per hour is consistently maintained. Specifications for the production of infusion bags...

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ESSEMTEC to Highlight a Range of Leading-Edge Technologies at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2013
Printers

ESSEMTEC to Highlight a Range of Leading-Edge Technologies at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2013

Essemtec, a leading manufacturer of surface mount technology (SMT) production equipment, announces that it will exhibit numerous flexible Swiss-made solutions in Booth 7, Hall 211 at the SMT Hybrid Packaging exhibition and conference, scheduled to take place April 16-18, 2013 at the Messezentrum in Nuremberg, Germany. For years, Essemtec’s FLX was the world’s most popular pick-and-place...

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Dena Technologies Expands Manufacturing with High Performance, Flexible Automation from APEX FA
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Dena Technologies Expands Manufacturing with High Performance, Flexible Automation from APEX FA

B.C. based EMS specialist Dena Technologies has recently announced the expansion of their SMT assembly capabilities with the addition of a high performance line from APEX Factory Automation. (www.apexfa.com) The new line includes the SJ Innotech HP-520S printer with 2D inspection and Mirae MX200LP high speed placement system, capable of 01005 component handling. Dena Technologies supports a loyal...

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Thomson Lead Screws Drive Team 4 Element Robot Climber in FIRST Robotics Competition's 2013 Game: Ultimate Ascent
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Thomson Lead Screws Drive Team 4 Element Robot Climber in FIRST Robotics Competition's 2013 Game: Ultimate Ascent

Student-designed robot driven by superfast lead screws with the goal of climbing a 10 foot tall pyramid in less than five seconds WOOD DALE, IL – Team 4 Element, a team of high school students from Van Nuys, California, have designed, manufactured and assembled a robot climber to compete in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) 2013 Ultimate Ascent game. The robot utilizes Thomson MTS Flange...

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Recycling Services

Lassila & Tikanoja to Install ZenRobotics Recycler

HELSINKI - Lassila Tikanoja plc the Finnish recycling powerhouse and ZenRobotics Ltd. the world leader in robotic recycling today announced LT is acquiring the ZenRobotics Recycler system. L&T is to install the ZenRobotics Recycler system in 2013 in the company's flagship recycling facility in Kerava, 30 km from Helsinki, Finland. The uptake of the system will further increase the recycling rate...

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Innovative Machining Robot for Model and Mold Making
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Innovative Machining Robot for Model and Mold Making

Step change in technology Although the design of plastic exterior parts for the automotive industry is nowadays accomplished by means of sophisticated computer systems, traditional mold making and hand-finishing methods still dominate production. Austrian premium manufacturer POLYTEC is now using state-of-the-art robotic machining, and is thriving on it. The POLYTEC GROUP ranks as one of the...

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ZAP Jonway Gets Approval from China National Grid for Battery Swap Version of E380 SUV

SANTA ROSA, Calif. - ZAP (ZAAP) an automotive company incorporated in California and headquartered in Santa Rosa, California announced that the battery Swap version of the E380 SUV has been approved by China National Grid for its battery swap stations in China, based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province.Â-  The Battery Swap Version of E380 SUV (Model E380-S) was designed specifically to work with...

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