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Manipulator Companies
ABB Robotics
ABB Robotics is a Public company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Affolternstrasse 44, Zurich in Switzerland.
ABB is a leading supplier of industrial robots, modular manufacturing systems and service. A strong solutions focus helps manufacturers improve productivity, product quality and worker safety. ABB is expanding into new markets as well as penetrating traditional industries as manufacturers pursue new ways to increase flexibility, agility and competitiveness.” More about ABB Robotics.
Alphabet, Inc. (Google)
Alphabet, Inc. (Google) is a Public company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View California in the United States.
Over the last two months, Alphabet, the new holding company that separated Google from its collection of speculative projects, has reframed the robots effort, moving it from a stand-alone division inside Google to a piece of the X research division. The company has also hired Hans Peter Brondmo, a technology industry veteran who last worked at Nokia, to help with management. In 2013, Google Inc. (Google) shook up the robotics industry with its acquisitions of seven superb and technically diversified robotics companies—all in rapid succession: Boston Dynamics, Bot & Dolly, Holomni, Industrial Perception, Meka Robtics, Redwood Robotics, Schaft, Inc. More about Alphabet, Inc. (Google).
Omron Adept Technologies Inc.
Omron Adept Technologies Inc. is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 4550 Norris Canyon Road, San Ramon CA in the United States.
Omron Adept Technologies Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets robots for the electronics, telecommunications, appliances, pharmaceuticals, food processing, and automotive components industries. More about Omron Adept Technologies Inc..
Open Bionics
Open Bionics is a Private company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Coldharbour Lane, Bristol in United Kingdom.
Open Bionics makes robotic prosthetic hands affordable and accessible. More about Open Bionics.
Rethink Robotics
Rethink Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at 27 Wormwood Street, Boston MA in the United States.
Rethink Robotics develops adaptive, low-cost robots for manufacturing. Rethink's solutions are targeted for the SMB market and designed to be human-safe and easily programmable. The company's flagship product, Baxter, is the world's first low-cost industrial humanoid robot. More about Rethink Robotics.
Robotiq
Robotiq is a Private company with a focus on Manipulator robotics. It is located at 966 chemin Olivier, St-Nicolas Quebec in Canada.
Robotiq designs and manufactures flexible electric robot grippers with unique agility and versatility for robots in the manufacturing industry. More about Robotiq.
SCHUNK
SCHUNK is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG, Lauffen am Neckar in Germany.
SCHUNK, a family owned business, is one of the world's largest manufacturers of automation components, toolholders and workholding equipment. More about SCHUNK.
Swisslog
Swisslog is a Public company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at Swisslog Holding AG, CH-5033 Buchs in Switzerland.
Swisslog is a global provider of integrated logistics solutions for warehouses, distribution centers and hospitals. More about Swisslog.
ULC Robotics, Inc.
ULC Robotics, Inc. is a Private company with a focus on Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 88 Arkay Drive, Hauppauge NY in the United States.
ULC works with gas utilities and other energy-related organizations to provide advanced equipment and services for asset inspection, maintenance and other other specialized projects. More about ULC Robotics, Inc. .
Universal Robots A/S
Universal Robots A/S is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Universal Robots A/S, Odense S in Denmark.
Universal Robots is a first mover within a new segment of collaborative industrial robots focusing on user friendliness and flexibility for the SMB market. The company is headquartered in Odense, Denmark, where all development and production is carried out. More about Universal Robots A/S.
Yaskawa
Yaskawa is a Public company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located in Miamisburg OH in the United States.
Yaskawa provides robots, process equipment, and safety equipment in the Americas, Europe, Africa, Israel, Japan, Asia, and the Pacific Rim. More about Yaskawa.
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