RARUK Automation

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 →
Simplicity meets flexibility in automated screwdriving solution

Simplicity meets flexibility in automated screwdriving solution

For a human operator, screwdriving is a dull, repetitive and non-ergonomic task. But, for manufacturers it’s a crucial process that can have a significant bearing on the quality and durability of the end product. Automating the process is the obvious answer and a new collaborative robotic screwdriving solution from RARUK Automation allows this to be […]

By November 17, 2021 Read More →
Automation solutions get Oakmount badge of honour

Automation solutions get Oakmount badge of honour

Oakmount Control Systems is utilising the benefits of two FlexiBowl parts feeders and two Shibaura SCARA robots – both supplied by RARUK Automation – as part of an automated system that assembles plastic badges for a leading badge maker in Cornwall. The system, which has replaced manual assembly operations, can run 24 hours a day […]

By October 14, 2021 Read More →
Factory of the future opts for mobile robots from RARUK Automation

Factory of the future opts for mobile robots from RARUK Automation

A new first-of-its-kind fully connected factory is applying game-changing technologies – including MiR Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) supplied by RARUK Automation – to help advance the manufacture of the UK’s next-generation combat aircraft system, Tempest. Located at the Warton facility of BAE Systems, the ‘Factory of the Future’ has been designed in such a way […]

By August 17, 2021 Read More →
Heavy-duty AMR tugs and forklifts offer high payloads

Heavy-duty AMR tugs and forklifts offer high payloads

RARUK Automation specialises in robotic systems that make automation easy, affordable and flexible for all manufacturers. Above all, the products in its range are carefully selected to be quickly integrated into the production environment with a fast return on investment and the latest addition to its fleet of options is no exception. As a newly […]

By March 30, 2021 Read More →
New products extend the application flexibility of AMRs

New products extend the application flexibility of AMRs

ROEQ mobile robotic equipment allows RARUK Automation to team its range of MiR (Mobile Industrial Robot) autonomous mobile robots (AMR) with handling accessories to meet customers’ individual application needs. AMRs can be customised with bins, racks, lifts and conveyors and several new products have now been added to the range of available options. Each MiR […]

By February 19, 2021 Read More →