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RARUK becomes TM Robotics distributor

RARUK becomes TM Robotics distributor

To strengthen its position as a leading UK provider of automation solutions, RARUK Automation has teamed up with TM Robotics to offer the Toshiba Machine SCARA, Cartesian and 6-axis robots. The systems complement the company’s established product programme that has been focused on collaborative and mobile transport robots, automation systems and feeding solutions. These new […]

By March 2, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics announces 3D simulation software tool

TM Robotics announces 3D simulation software tool

TM Robotics is introducing the new TSAssist software – a powerful programming tool from Toshiba Machine. The software offers powerful assistance to all phases of automation, including planning, design and improvement. The next generation of robot software comes at a time where more businesses are turning to high performance 3D simulation for manufacturing. This software […]

By February 20, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics offers tips for choosing a 3D vision system

TM Robotics offers tips for choosing a 3D vision system

With four times as many as colour receptors as humans, the Mantis shrimp has the most impressive eyes in nature. Manufacturers have long relied on human vision for complex picking and assembly processes, but 3D vision systems are beginning to replicate the capability of human vision in robotics. Here, Nigel Smith, managing director of Toshiba […]

By January 15, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics launches new Toshiba SCARA robot

TM Robotics launches new Toshiba SCARA robot

TM Robotics has assisted in the launch of Toshiba Machine’s THE400 SCARA robot, which was unveiled at the International Robot Exhibition (IREX) 2017. The biennial show was held on November 29 to December 2, at the Tokyo Big Sight in Japan. Alongside the new SCARA model, Toshiba Machine demonstrated its robot programming tool, 3D vision […]

By December 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics offers observations from IREX

TM Robotics offers observations from IREX

With over 300 exhibitors spread across two halls, the International Robot Exhibition (IREX) is the largest robot trade show in the world. Held at the Tokyo Big Sight in Japan, the biennial event welcomes robot manufacturers from around the globe to introduce the latest robotic technology. Here, Nigel Smith, managing director at Toshiba Machine partner, […]

By December 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics dispels the Industry 4.0 myths

TM Robotics dispels the Industry 4.0 myths

Machinery automation could be compared to the human body. Our eyes are the sensors that monitor operations. Our hands are the actuation to manoeuvre things around us. Finally, our brains are the process control, providing intelligence and managing processes. Traditionally, machines in industrial environments could only provide actuation, but not anymore. As we enter the […]

By November 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics launches TVM six-axis robot range

TM Robotics launches TVM six-axis robot range

TM Robotics, Toshiba Machine’s EMEA and US partner, has launched Toshiba Machine’s latest range of six-axis robots. The TVM range will be used in a variety of industrial applications, including manufacturing for automotive components, plastics, medical, packaging and the pharmaceutical sector. The vertically articulated robot series is available in three models, each with varying reach […]

By July 24, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
TM Robotics offers intelligent box-opening device

TM Robotics offers intelligent box-opening device

TM Robotics has partnered with Cornerstone Automation Systems (CASI) to sell an intelligent box-opening device (IBOD) that combines the reliability of TM Robotics’ Toshiba Machine robots with the ingenuity of CASI’s intelligent box-opening software. According to TM Robotics, current box-opening options available on the market have limitations. Line workers run the risk of severe hand […]

By April 19, 2016 0 Comments 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 […]

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Fast SCARA robot provides competition for deltas

Fast SCARA robot provides competition for deltas

TM Robotics has launched Toshiba Machine’s THP550 SCARA, the first robot in a new range of machines set to compete with the flexipicker style devices already on the market. Its impressive speed and Ethernet connectivity make it ideal for robot synchronisation on a production line. As a result, two or more SCARAs can work together, […]

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