KUKA’ robot systems include milling, passenger-carrying, and seat-testing robots as well as linear units, positioners, energy supply systems, six-axis robots, palletizers, gantry robots, cleanroom robots, heat-resistant robots, SCARA robots or welding robots, and standard or shelf-mounted robots.
It also provides controllers, system and application software, as well as simulation, planning, and optimization solutions.
The company provides practical assistance in the implementation of the automation projects.
Its robots are used in appliance, automotive, aerospace, consumer goods, logistics, food, pharmaceutical, medical, foundry, and plastics industries, as well as various applications, including material handling, machine loading, assembly, packaging, palletizing, welding, bending, joining, and surface finishing in Europe, Asia, the Americas, and internationally. KUKA has also expanded into the entertainment industry with its industrial robots adapted for theme park rides worldwide.
The company was founded in 1977 and is based in Shelby Township, Michigan. KUKA Robotics Corporation operates as a subsidiary of KUKA Roboter GmbH.
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