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Latest Industrial Automation News
Video: Boeing Shows Robotic Build of 777 Fuselage
RBR50 companies Boeing and KUKA Robotics design robotic fuselage fastener to replace today's manual operations (July 16, 2014)

3D Systems vs. Stratasys: Will Industrial Sector Decide?
Two rivals, 3D Systems and Stratasys, have the field virtually to themselves. (July 08, 2014)

$257M Funding for UK Robotics Is Way Not Enough!
Can Britain's robotics industry re-energize in time? (July 02, 2014)

Universal Robots Shows 3rd Generation UR5, UR10 Industrial Robots
Universal Robots has unveiled the third generation of its UR5 and UR10 industrial robots, adding a patented adjustable safety system and several other features. (June 24, 2014)

Andy McAfee Keynotes as RoboBusiness Turns Ten: 2005-2014
For Andy McAfee and the RoboBusiness crowd, his keynote should be a very special encounter. (June 23, 2014)

EC Announces $3.8B Partnership in Robotics: SPARC
Europe, in finally getting the SPARC program up and running now at the beginning of Horizon 2020, is showing leadership, organization and money—lots of money. (June 05, 2014)

Grabit Receives Funding from Flextronics, Draper Nexus Ventures
Grabit, an industrial automation and materials handling startup, has received an undisclosed amount of funding from Flextronics Lab IX and Draper Nexus Ventures. The investment will enhance Grabit's development of electroadhesion-based products. (June 02, 2014)

Three “Twofers” Down; Healthcare Robotics Next
First three of our aligned webcasts and research reports for 2014. (June 01, 2014)

Fast or Frenzy: Why Warehouses & DCs Can’t Keep Up!
A webcast that offers a way out and a way forward in the “fast-or-else” world of new-age automation (May 30, 2014)

With Engelberger Award, Rod Brooks Joins Rarefied Group
Rod’s backstory is quite amazing, which begs the question: what took this award so long in coming his way? (May 29, 2014)

Industrial Robotics Growth: $27B to $41B by 2020
Near doubling of market size due to expanding demands of automation (May 28, 2014)

Help Wanted: Dumb Robots Only!
"Customers that don't want intelligence and situational awareness in their industrial robots." (May 22, 2014)

First RTEX Conference for Dubai Robotics Initiative
First RTEX Conference for Dubai Robotics Initiative. (May 13, 2014)

Rethink Robotics Baxter Now Twice as Fast
Rethink Robotics has released a software update for its Baxter robot, making it faster, more precise and easier to use. (May 07, 2014)

Universal Robots Expanding Production Capacity
Universal Robots opens new 130,000-square-foot facility in Odense, Denmark, where all R&D and manufacturing takes place, that allows it to increase daily production to more than 150 robots. (May 06, 2014)



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