ABB Robotics

Faster robot alignment with new ABB Robotics software

Faster robot alignment with new ABB Robotics software

ABB Robotics says its new High Speed Alignment software is the first to offer manufacturers the ability to increase the speed of 6-axis robots by 70 percent, and accuracy by 50 percent – significantly reducing time-to-market while increasing accuracy levels. The PC-based software includes Visual Servoing technology using one or more cameras, combined with a […]

By May 19, 2022 Read More →
Increased flexibility in EV battery production

Increased flexibility in EV battery production

ABB Robotics is adding two new robot families to its portfolio of large robots for complex manufacturing applications. Delivering enhanced speed, accuracy, flexibility, and a more robust design including integrated process cabling, ABB’s IRB 5710 and 5720 robots deliver increased productivity and enhanced performance with higher uptime for applications including electric vehicle (EV) manufacture, foundry, […]

By May 11, 2022 Read More →
ABB Robotics unveils world’s first robot-painted art car

ABB Robotics unveils world’s first robot-painted art car

ABB Robotics has collaborated with two world-renowned artists, eight year old Indian child prodigy Advait Kolarkar and Dubai-based digital design collective Illusorr, to create the world’s first robot-painted art car. ABB’s award-winning PixelPaint technology has, without human intervention, perfectly recreated Advait’s swirling, monochromatic design as well as Illusorr’s tri-colour geometrical patterns. Equipped with 1,000 nozzles […]

By May 10, 2022 Read More →
ABB Robotics showcases the future of retail

ABB Robotics showcases the future of retail

The future of retail is being highlighted by an exciting 3D printing demonstration featuring an ABB robot in Selfridges, one of London’s premier department stores on Oxford Street. Throughout April the demonstration will feature in a window display, with shoppers able to see an ABB robot 3D printing a variety of personalised designer objects made […]

By April 7, 2022 Read More →
Robots increase handling speed and flexibility

Robots increase handling speed and flexibility

ABB is adding two new robot families to its portfolio of large robots for complex manufacturing applications. Offering enhanced speed, accuracy, flexibility, and a more robust design including integrated process cabling, ABB says its IRB 5710 and 5720 robots deliver increased productivity and enhanced performance with higher uptime for applications including electric vehicle (EV) manufacture, […]

By April 4, 2022 Read More →
Flexible robotic handling solutions on show at MACH

Flexible robotic handling solutions on show at MACH

ABB will showcase its latest advanced automated handling and robotics solutions at MACH 2022 (NEC Birmingham, 4-8 April), including a high payload collaborative robot, machine tending systems to suit every production need and a magnetic levitation-based conveyance system. Stand 18-310 will feature an example of one of ABB’s latest robotic machine tending solutions. The ABB […]

By February 23, 2022 Read More →
Controllers enable faster, more scalable production

Controllers enable faster, more scalable production

To meet the demand for faster, more efficient production, ABB is adding two new members to its OmniCore controller family. Available for a range of robots across ABB’s portfolio, the company says the new E10 and V250XT controllers offer best-in-class motion control, as well as 20 percent energy savings and future-proofing through built-in digital connectivity […]

By January 12, 2022 Read More →
ABB and Hasco create joint venture in automotive

ABB and Hasco create joint venture in automotive

ABB Robotics and China’s leading automotive parts supplier, Hasco, have announced the creation of a joint venture to drive the next generation of smart manufacturing in China’s automotive industry. The joint venture will build on the existing successful relationship between the two companies, leading to the crucial development of highly flexible and sustainable auto parts […]

By January 4, 2022 Read More →
ABB delivers robotic technologies for Wärtsilä

ABB delivers robotic technologies for Wärtsilä

ABB has delivered and installed the primary power distribution solution with switchgears and protective relays, as well as robotic technologies with ABB’s robotics partners, at Wärtsilä’s new technology centre. ABB is also responsible for the implementation services of the entire system. “We are excited to provide our top-level Finnish technology expertise in Wärtsilä’s modern research, […]

By December 15, 2021 Read More →
Highly adaptable modular application cell supports consumer choice

Highly adaptable modular application cell supports consumer choice

ABB is responding to the growing consumer demand for choice and fast delivery with the launch of its FlexBuffer application cell. FlexBuffer brings new levels of flexibility for logistics, food and beverage, healthcare, consumer packaged goods, restaurants and retailers, offering a highly adaptable multi-functional solution for handling a variety of tasks such as sequencing, buffering, […]

By September 9, 2021 Read More →