FANUC Robotics

Fanuc launches compact, general purpose robot series

Fanuc launches compact, general purpose robot series

Fanuc UK has launched a new generation of compact, general purpose robots that are highly suited to smaller, narrow work spaces and top-mount applications. The M10iD/12, which is the latest model from Fanuc’s M-10 robot series, provides a slim, easy-to-install robot solution for factories and production lines, particularly those with limited floor space. Defining features […]

By January 31, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc’s new robot turns press-to-press transfers upside-down

Fanuc’s new robot turns press-to-press transfers upside-down

Press-to-press transfer applications will become faster, smoother and more compact, thanks to the latest rack-mounted industrial robot by Fanuc UK. The R2000iC/100P, which can be attached to a wall or ceiling, is a space-saving alternative to traditional, floor-mounted robots. It can achieve a larger work envelope in a smaller surface area, making it the perfect […]

By January 25, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc says it’s now or never to bridge the skills gap

Fanuc says it’s now or never to bridge the skills gap

Coventry-based Fanuc UK is urging manufacturers across the country to prioritise skills and training for young people in 2018. Since launching its purpose-built training facility in Ansty Park last May, the company has seen overwhelming demand for its robotics, robo-machines and CNC programming courses, as well as its long-standing apprenticeship scheme. Anthony Bentham, customer services […]

By January 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc launches food-friendly robot

Fanuc launches food-friendly robot

Fanuc UK has launched a new robot for cleanroom and food-handling environments. The M20iB/25C has been specifically designed to ISO Class 5 standards, bringing automated picking, packing and handling to applications for which hygiene and cleanliness are paramount. As well as incorporating Fanuc’s drives and controls, including advanced servo technology – which can increase cycles […]

By December 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Sertec invests £500,000 in Fanuc robot welding cell

Sertec invests £500,000 in Fanuc robot welding cell

Tier One automotive supplier Sertec has invested in a new £500,000 robot welding cell to manufacture parts for the new Toyota Auris. The West Midlands-based company won the contract to manufacture the rear seat assembly for the new Auris from Toyota supplier Adient. The new manufacturing cell, designed and supplied by Cyber-Weld, Fanuc’s strategic arc […]

By November 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc launches compact robot for welding and handling

Fanuc launches compact robot for welding and handling

Fanuc UK has launched a new compact six-axis robot for processes that involve high payloads and short cycle times, particularly in confined spaces. The R-1000iA/130F is capable of handling payloads of up to 130kg and is suitable for spot welding, palletising, loading and unloading, and material handling processes on factory floors where space is at […]

By October 16, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc launches fastest palletising robot in its class

Fanuc launches fastest palletising robot in its class

Fanuc UK has launched its fastest four-axis palletising robot yet. The M-410iC-110, which is based on the existing FANUC M-410 industrial palletising series, can achieve a throughput of 2200 cycles per hour and is capable of high-motion performance within a working range of 2,400mm. Its compact design makes it highly suited for palletising applications in […]

By October 11, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc unveils industrial washing robot

Fanuc unveils industrial washing robot

Fanuc UK has unveiled its latest industrial robot developed specifically for industrial washing applications. The robust and flexible R-2000iC/210WE is capable of withstanding high pressure loads and forces, with a maximum payload of 210kg. Its outer coating and oil-equipped reducers prevent corrosion from water, detergent or mechanical stress, and the robot is waterproof to IP67 […]

By October 11, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc unveils full Industry 4.0 potential at EMO 2017

Fanuc unveils full Industry 4.0 potential at EMO 2017

Factory automation solutions provider FANUC UK will be using this year’s EMO to display its selection of Industry 4.0-ready technologies alongside its robots, robo-machines, drives and controls. Among the products on display, there will be a range of proprietary FANUC technologies that can be integrated easily into FANUC robots and machines to facilitate collaborative working, […]

By September 9, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Fanuc showcases automated packaging solutions at PPMA

Fanuc showcases automated packaging solutions at PPMA

Fanuc UK will be demonstrating the ease and affordability of automated picking, packing and palletising at this year’s PPMA event, which takes place from the 26 – 28 September at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre. The leading provider of factory automation solutions has collaborated with Pacepacker Services on a fully functional display, which will give visitors […]

By July 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
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