RARUK Automation

Cobot performance raised to a whole new level

Cobot performance raised to a whole new level

The latest addition to the RARUK Automation collaborative robot range is the 6-axis, high payload, long reach UR20, the most capable and competitive robot Universal Robots has ever built. It will allow RARUK Automation to engineer collaborative systems capable of handling up 20kg, a big requirement for packaging and palletising. RARUK Automation is part of […]

By September 27, 2022 Read More →
Non-contact measurement system for cobot arm

Non-contact measurement system for cobot arm

The UK’s only fully traceable, automated non-contact gauging system is now available from RARUK Automation. Introduced as a plug and play accessory for the company’s e-Series range Universal Robot 6-axis collaborative robot arms, the Vectro 2 is the brainchild of Third Dimension, a company with a long track record of supplying non-contact optical measurement systems […]

By September 7, 2022 Read More →
Making high-mix, low-volume automation viable

Making high-mix, low-volume automation viable

The latest easy-automation solution from RARUK Automation makes it viable for any SME, regardless of their size or level of experience, to introduce automatic parts loading in just 2-3 hours. The Robotiq Machine Tending Solution is the latest in a series of off-the-shelf kits that has allowed RARUK Automation – Robotiq’s current ‘Best Expert Partner […]

By August 10, 2022 Read More →
Automation for everyone at PPMA Show 2022

Automation for everyone at PPMA Show 2022

RARUK Automation will be demonstrating on stand E20 at PPMA just how viable robotic technologies are for all sizes of businesses and without the need of employing specialist personnel. The food and drink manufacturing sector has been the largest adopter of robots since the UK went into lockdown in March 2020. Take up of the […]

By July 8, 2022 Read More →
One robot – endless possibilities

One robot – endless possibilities

New from RARUK Automation is a series of automated transportation robots (AMRs) whose flexibility is greatly extended by the inclusion of a collaborative robot arm. The new ER-FLEX robots, designed and manufactured by Enabled Robotics, are said to be ideal for addressing labour shortages and automating repetitive tasks and are really easy to programme. They […]

By June 27, 2022 Read More →
RARUK Automation wins partner award from Robotiq

RARUK Automation wins partner award from Robotiq

For the second year in succession, RARUK Automation has been recognised by end of arm tooling manufacturer Robotiq for its impressive sales record, particularly in the field of ‘solution products’. RARUK Automation has again been awarded the title ‘Robotiq Best Expert Partner Europe’. Having achieved the ‘Robotiq Expert Partner’ accreditation for the last five years, […]

By April 27, 2022 Read More →
Automated palletising in just three easy steps

Automated palletising in just three easy steps

Manual palletising is repetitive, boring and physically demanding but in lower throughput applications with frequent changes of box and pallet sizes, automating the process can seem daunting. This is precisely the situation easily addressed by the new Robotiq PE Series palletiser from RARUK Automation. With its strong emphasis on simple installation and configuration, it empowers […]

By April 4, 2022 Read More →
Training team expanded to meet cobot demand

Training team expanded to meet cobot demand

Central to the promotion of RARUK Automation from gold to platinum status Universal Robots (UR) distributor has been the quality resources it provides its customers. Dedicated UR training is a key element. The company opened the UK’s first UR Authorised Training Centre at its headquarters in Bedfordshire just two years ago and despite Covid-19 disruption, […]

By February 4, 2022 Read More →
IP52 AMRs are able to withstand dust and fluids

IP52 AMRs are able to withstand dust and fluids

Two new additions to the RARUK Automation MiR range of autonomous mobile robots are the first IP52 rated AMRs on the market, giving them increased ability to withstand dust particles and fluids. This allows them to be used in more challenging environments such as areas close to open, weather-exposed docking gates. Both AMRs – the […]

By January 27, 2022 Read More →
RARUK Automation joins the Universal Robots elite

RARUK Automation joins the Universal Robots elite

The commercial relationship between collaborative robots’ manufacturer Universal Robots (UR) and automation specialist, RARUK Automation, continues to grow in strength and depth, year on year. Having achieved gold UR distributorship ranking in May 2021, RARUK Automation has now been elevated to platinum status. This means the Shefford-based company joins an elite group of just seven […]

By December 2, 2021 Read More →