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Omron shows solution for production efficiency

Omron shows solution for production efficiency

At this year’s EuroPack / CFIA event, visitors will discover how they can lower total cost of ownership and maximize productivity using Omron’s complete robotics and automation system solutions. Omron will be at the EuroPack-EuroManut-CFIA event in Lyon, from 21-23 November, demonstrating how it can create smart, flexible production facilities that help customers stay competitive […]

By November 6, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Omron highlights mobile robots at Advanced Engineering

Omron highlights mobile robots at Advanced Engineering

Omron will be featuring its mobile robots – fully autonomous intelligent vehicles that increase throughput, reduce machine dwell time, eliminate errors, improve material traceability, and allow employees to focus on tasks that require complex human skills.. What’s more, unlike traditional AGVs, Omron’s mobile robots navigate by the natural features of the facility and require no […]

By October 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Omron installs two new robot production lines

Omron installs two new robot production lines

Further growth in demand for Omron’s robotics business has been the key driver to install two new production lines at its European state-of-the-art manufacturing site in Den Bosch, Netherlands. The company says local production of parallel robots will enable it to focus on improved productivity, rapid response and shorter lead times. Pictured: Tom Mathias (right), […]

By October 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Omron showcases robotics and automation at Motek

Omron showcases robotics and automation at Motek

At Motek 2017 Omron is presenting holistic automation solutions from a single source that allow manufacturing companies to achieve sustainable process optimizations in the fields of handling, intralogistics, and manufacturing. Omron’s ‘i-Automation’ concept represents intelligent, integrated, and interactive solutions that unlock untapped potential in terms of productivity and quality in industrial processes. Its key focus […]

By August 4, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Omron debuts world’s fastest and first 4 arm delta robot

Omron debuts world’s fastest and first 4 arm delta robot

With a pick rate of 300 per minute, Omron will debut the world’s fastest and most flexible Delta pick and place robot on stand B34 at PPMA 2017. The only Delta on the market with four arms, the Omron Quattro also offers a larger working envelope and a degree of manipulation not achievable elsewhere. Furthermore, […]

By May 26, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Omron formally announces Adept acquisition

Omron formally announces Adept acquisition

At the PPMA Total Show 2016, Omron will formally announce its acquisition of Adept Technologies, an established US-based manufacturer and global supplier of industrial robots. The takeover has added 49 best-in-class robots to Omron’s portfolio and enables the company to offer all three primary classes of robots together with an established global service infrastructure. Critically, […]

By June 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Omron launches new series of industrial robots

Omron launches new series of industrial robots

Omron has launched a new series of 49 industrial robots in 39 countries around the world. Developed by Omron Adept Technologies, the robots have been integrated with Omron’s family of sensors, safety components and NX/NJ series machine automation controllers to simplify the introduction of robots in a production environment. The launch covers three robot families […]

By April 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Omron demos path tracing delta robot at PPMA

Omron demos path tracing delta robot at PPMA

A demonstration robot cell at the 2015 PPMA show highlighted innovative applications in pattern recognition and path tracing. Visitors to the show’s Robot Feature Area were able to draw their own freeform shapes, present them to the vision system within the cell, and then watch as the delta robot traced the shape. The system accurately […]

By October 10, 2015 Read More →
Omron focuses on robotic automation at PPMA

Omron focuses on robotic automation at PPMA

At PPMA 2015, Omron and its solution partners Applied Automation and HepcoMotion showed how advanced automation systems coupled with robotics technologies can deliver real return on investment. The modern packaging industry is becoming characterised by shorter production runs with higher numbers of product variants, resulting in lines handling more products than ever before and needing […]

By October 10, 2015 Read More →
Omron strengthens with Adept Technology acquisition

Omron strengthens with Adept Technology acquisition

Omron reports that it has strengthened its industrial automation business with the acquisition of Adept Technology. Omron will acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Adept common stock through an all cash tender offer followed by a second-step merger. For 30 years Adept has been an industry leader in the development of innovative and powerful […]

By September 22, 2015 Read More →
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