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ABB and Kawasaki cooperate on cobots

ABB and Kawasaki cooperate on cobots

ABB and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, two global industrial automation and robot suppliers, announced today that the companies will join forces to share knowledge and promote the benefits of collaborative robots, in particular those with dual arm designs. The global cooperation will become effective immediately. Under the new cooperation, which is the world’s first to focus […]

By November 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Kawasaki adds 1,000kg MG10HL to robot line-up

Kawasaki adds 1,000kg MG10HL to robot line-up

Kawasaki Robotics has added a 1,000kg payload robot to its heavy payload M-Series range. Meeting an increasing demand for handling heavy loads, the new MG10HL with a compact design maintains rigidity and accuracy throughout its extensive motion range. The Kawasaki MG10HL allows applications such as handling automotive floor pans, or complete bodies, between processes to […]

By January 14, 2016 Read More →
New robots line up at Kawasaki open day

New robots line up at Kawasaki open day

Visitors to the recent Kawasaki Robotics UK open day were presented with an insight into the capabilities of its new robots. Over 100 manufacturing engineers from food, automotive and aerospace sectors attended the event at Kawasaki’s Warrington facilities. The BX and BA Series robots proved to be the star attractions amongst the automotive sector illustrating […]

By October 23, 2015 Read More →
CP palletizing robot range boosts productivity

CP palletizing robot range boosts productivity

CP palletizing robot models from Kawasaki Robotics are capable of operating at 2,050 cycles per hour with a payload of 130kg. Along with this high throughput, the CP palletizing robot range also offer a wide working range and ease of programming. Kawasaki says the weight of the CP palletizing robot has been reduced by 38% […]

By June 10, 2015 Read More →
Welding robot for densely populated cells

Welding robot for densely populated cells

Kawasaki Robotics has introduced its latest arc welding robot designed for high output demand in crowded manufacturing environments. The BA-006N welding robot is a completely new ground-up design ideally suited for densely populated welding robot cells, or stand-alone cells, where minimal space is available. With a lightweight arm design and high-output motors, the BA-006N welding […]

By April 23, 2015 Read More →
Articulated robot helps ‘first timer’ meet growth demand

Articulated robot helps ‘first timer’ meet growth demand

A first Kawasaki R series articulated robot installed at its Isle of Wight facility has helped marine pump manufacturer Separator Spares International (SSI) meet customer demand that had seen exponential growth, while maintaining its competitiveness in the market. Supplying large ships, SSI has long specialised in the manufacture and supply of spare parts for pumps […]

By March 23, 2015 Read More →
Articulated robot helps make textile products

Articulated robot helps make textile products

An articulated robot installation is playing its part in making Stretchline Holdings a world leader in the development and manufacture of textile elastics. The innovative use and application of silicone material, for compression or grip, to textiles for fashion, medical, sports wear and every day garments has been made cost-effective by the flexibility and control […]

By October 9, 2014 Read More →
Compact robot achieves faster spot welding

Compact robot achieves faster spot welding

For spot welding applications where space is limited, either in standalone cells or in densely populated robot cells, and where faster welding speeds are important, Kawasaki Robotics the new B-Series robot. The latest in the company’s spot welding robot range, Kawasaki says the B-Series is a completely new design, built from the ground up. Kawasaki […]

By August 18, 2014 Read More →
Kawasaki and TM Robotics join forces at PPMA

Kawasaki and TM Robotics join forces at PPMA

Demonstrating compatibility and flexibility Kawasaki Robotics UK and TM Robotics (Toshiba Machine) will be joining forces at this year’s PPMA exhibition. Renowned in the fields of six-axes and high-speed SCARA arm robots, Kawasaki and TM will illustrate the straight-forward integration and compatibility of their products into a single packaging system. Kawasaki and TM have worked […]

By August 11, 2014 Read More →
Robots increase capacity at aluminium casting company

Robots increase capacity at aluminium casting company

Implementing robotic loading and unloading has vastly increased capacity at Ryobi Aluminium Casting UK. Before automating the process, shift performances varied considerably, parts and tooling suffered damage and the bottom line was that the operator performance was setting the takt time, Now it is the robot that works to the programmed takt time. Ryobi Aluminium […]

By April 7, 2014 Read More →
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