RBR50 company ABB is opening a regional robotics packaging application hub in Singapore to co-create and implement future manufacturing solutions in Singapore, leveraging technologies such as advanced robotics and automation, additive manufacturing and ICT solutions
Boeing intends to dramatically change the way the plane?s metal hull is built.
The company expects EPS to fall to $0.23 from $0.26 a year earlier.
Robotics is expanding deeper into welding applications
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New systems increases productivity by 70% in a 20-hour working day.
ABB’s new Gate Framer allows car makers to frame six different vehicle models at once.
Seeks smooth transition with as little disruption as possible to the positive momentum at ABB
A big order from BMW boosts ABB’s annual sales
Showcasing and commercial entres in multi-billion dollar industries await the ABB/Flessas collaboration
With PickVision robots actually see the parts they are handling, allowing them to easily adjust to a wide variety of parts.
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More and more leaders in industrial robotics are being connected to IROS through the research community. ROS supporters believe that the open source movement is the best path towards accelerating the development of the robotics industry.
CSAIL and Tecnalia are among those developing robots that can automatically adapt to human partners
Arc welding is a dangerous process for the operators, presenting risk of burns and over exposure to UV light causing eye injury.
We just need to go out and get the right technologies and put them together. Those technologies include robotic arms with semi-autonomous robotic control software developed for NASA deep-space and planetary missions.
A recently-opened New York City hotel?Yotel, 42nd Street and Tenth Avenue?has a robot that takes care of the guests’ luggage.
Rising wages and automation alone might make Apple move to India or Africa, but not re-shore itself stateside. The robot, however, holds the automation key.
Programming times for the PalletPack 460 can be reduced by as much as 65% compared to traditional methods, shortening the return on investment and making robotic palletizing highly attractive to a wide range of end-users. What used to take days now takes only minutes. Robot programmers are an increasingly rare resource, so this package is truly transformational.
Apple is about to single-handedly make robots a fixture in consumer electronics while potentially delaying deliveries for its competitors.
Leading industrial finishing equipment manufacturer Guyson International, based in Skipton in the north of England, has recently entered into a partnership agreement with ABB Robotics, in a strategic move to expand its robotically controlled blasting capabilities in Europe
ABB will engage in $50 million contract constructing and expanding transmission substations in Brazil. The projects are scheduled for completion by 2013, with a solid foundation for further expansion as Brazil’s economy continues to grow.
New advancements in robot development are designed for safe human-robot cooperation. AUTOMATICA 2012 demonstrates a trend that has major implications for the factory/warehouse work environment.
?Advancements in the hygienic design of robots have been driven by the increasing call to achieve the highest level of sanitation in the handling of raw food products,? said John Bubnikovich, executive director, marketing and business development, ABB Robotics. ?Working with KLEENLine, a clear leader in the development and integration of sanitary processing equipment, will help bring the benefits of higher outputs and consistent hygiene to food, pharmaceutical and other sanitation sensitive applications.?