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Hygienic Robots Getting More Food Prep Jobs

Hygienic Robots Getting More Food Prep Jobs

?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...

I, Surgeon

I, Surgeon

Dutch researchers have developed a robot for performing complicated eye surgery, with the intent of enabling eye surgeons to operate with increased ease and greater precision on the retina and the vitreous humor of the eye. The system, developed by...

Mixed-Load Packing and Palletizing Demand Drives ABB-Axium Partnership

Mixed-Load Packing and Palletizing Demand Drives ABB-Axium Partnership

Today’s high-throughput distribution centers have a fast-growing logistics challenge- preparing a huge variety of packages to ship on schedule with low tolerance for errors, within an environment of rising labor costs and strict safety regulations. Large distribution centers must be...

Heartland Robotics: Hiding in Plain Sight

Heartland Robotics: Hiding in Plain Sight

Heartland Robotics has received two investments for a total of $12 million since 2008, but little is known of the company's product plans. Robotics Business Review speculates and offers insights into potential opportunities in industrial robotics.

FANUC Receives USDA Acceptance for M-430iA Robot

FANUC Receives USDA Acceptance for M-430iA Robot

FANUC has become the first manufacturer of industrial robotic solutions to receive equipment acceptance from the United States Department of Agriculture for meat and poultry processing. The use of robotics systems in industrial manufacturing environments, particularly the automotive industry, is...