Etama to handle industrial robots in the Baltics for Yamaha
September 15, 2020Yamaha Motor Europe Factory Automation section, continues to extend its European sales and support by adding Etama to its network. The company will distribute Yamaha industrial robots in Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia.
Apple wants its supply chain to be 100% carbon neutral by 2030
July 23, 2020The Cupertino company says that its wants to bring its entire carbon footprint to net zero – 20 years sooner than the IPCC targets.
NEOTech to manufacture child friendly health analysis robot
June 22, 2020EMS provider NEOTech is continuing to fight the COVID-19 pandemic in every way that it can. It’s latest move is the large-scale production of the Children’s Morning Check Robot.
JAVAD EMS picks up robotic soldering system
March 12, 2020In an effort to push forward into automation of its manufacturing processes, JAVAD EMS (JEMS) has installed a Hako HU-200 robotic soldering system at its Santa Clara facility.
IFR releases ‘Top Trends 2020 Robotics’
February 19, 2020The International Federation of Robots (IFR) has forecasted an uptick of 2 million industrial factory robotic units in the next two years.
Atlas Copco to partner with German machine vision specialist
February 10, 2020Atlas Copco and German company, ISRA VISION AG, have signed a Business Combination Agreement (BCA) to create a new division for ISRA VISION within the Business Area Industrial Technique.
Danish robotics companies invest $36M in new hub
February 05, 2020Cobot specialist, Universal Robots, and Mobile Industrial Robots are investing USD 36 millions inrobots development and production at their home market.
Apple grows Daisy project to create “closed loop”
January 29, 2020In an effort to rely more heavily on recycled minerals stripped from used iPhones, Apple has announced plans to continue moving toward a “closed loop” manufacturing model that is less dependent on the mining industry for the procurement of needed minerals.
Hanwha Precision Machinery launches tech centre in Germany
January 23, 2020Hanwha Techwin Automation Americas' – formerly Samsung C&T Automation – unit, Hanwha Precision Machinery, has launched an integrated tech centre for Europe in Germany to accelerate its global expansion.
Korea hits new record of industrial robots in operation
December 13, 2019The World Robotics report presented by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) shows a new record stock of about 300,000 operational industrial robots in the Republic of Korea in 2018 (+10%).
NA robotic orders show YoY growth
November 22, 2019The Robotic Industries Association (RIA), part of the Association for Advancing Automation (A3), is citing North American robot unit orders have increased 5.2% through the third quarter, compared to 2018 results.
Perceptron, Coherix cement partnership for bead inspection
November 21, 2019Michigan industrial metrology developer Perceptron Inc. has announced a commercial partnership with fellow Great Lakes State company Coherix Inc.
The ripple effect of Enrico Krog Iversen
November 13, 2019while being an active part in creating one of the fastest growing robotics companies in modern time might have been enough for most people, that does not seem to have slowed down a certain Danish entrepreneur.
Cobot market to reach USD 9+ billion by 2025
November 12, 2019A new report from Tractica is forecasting continued rapid growth for the global collaborative robot (cobot) market over the next few years, reaching revenue of USD 9.7 billion by 2025.
HAHN Group acquires majority stake in Ruhrbotics GmbH
November 05, 2019As of the first of October, the HAHN Group has taken over a majority ownership of the shares in Ruhrbotics GmbH.
FANUC America opening robotics and automation facility
October 22, 2019Robotics solutions provider FANUC America held a grand opening celebration at its new 461,000 square-foot North Campus robotics and automation facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan this week.
Specialisation kept Universal Robots agile through the years
October 16, 2019Universal Robots, the Danish robotics company that many analysts credit with both creating and taking over the collaborative robot space.
RightHand Robotics establishes Japan entity
October 11, 2019RightHand Robotics, a provider of autonomous robotic piece-picking solutions, has announced the establishment of a new corporate entity in Japan, RightHand Robotics GK.