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Applied Automation takes on three new product lines

Applied Automation takes on three new product lines

Applied Automation has announced that it is now an official UK distributor of products from OptoForce, On Robot and EasyRobotics. These companies produce products that work with the Universal Robots collaborative robot arms, which Applied Automation is an existing UK ‘preferred partner’. The sale of collaborative robots has seen tremendous growth in the last few […]

By May 13, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
RARUK brings cobots and SCARA robots to MACH

RARUK brings cobots and SCARA robots to MACH

RARUK Automation is appearing at MACH for the first time and with a wider-than-ever choice of automation products to inspire visitors. A dedicated automation company that specialises in systems with a unique edge, RARUK Automation has substantially increased its product programme during the last year and will be introducing several new additions at the show. […]

By January 30, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Flexible robot interface for AGVs from RARUK

Flexible robot interface for AGVs from RARUK

With demand for its MiR collaborative mobile industrial robots growing rapidly, RARUK Automation is pleased to introduce the new MiR robot interface that makes it even easier for these products to be tailored to meet customers’ precise needs. Dashboards are now customisable and the new interface allows the easy creation of user groups with different […]

By December 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
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 →
Customisable mobile industrial robot from RA Rodriguez

Customisable mobile industrial robot from RA Rodriguez

When RARUK Automation launched its MiR100, mobile industrial robot, last year it attracted a lot of attention from manufacturers actively looking at the most cost-effective ways of automating their production. The neat device has found favour with those seeking to optimize workflow, increase productivity and reduce costs and now RARUK Automation has introduced a new […]

By August 10, 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 →
European Automation considers the evolution of AGVs

European Automation considers the evolution of AGVs

Konrad Lorenz won the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1973 for his experiments with animal behaviour. Lorenz discovered the principle of imprinting, where a bond is formed between a new born animal and a caregiver. This is the mechanism where an auditory or visual stimulus is used to induce the young to follow […]

By July 31, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics

Mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics

Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn market by 2027. It will then more than double by 2038. These staggering headline figures mask turbulent transformative change underneath: some technologies will rise and transform the fortunes of industries, fuelling growth rates far outpacing recent trends, whilst others will face with decay and […]

By July 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
RA Rodriguez brings robots to PPMA Show 2017

RA Rodriguez brings robots to PPMA Show 2017

Automation specialist, RARUK Automation, will be showing the full extent of its products and systems for the processing and packaging sectors at PPMA 2017 but several areas of its stand have already been earmarked for new introductions. Among the first to be confirmed is a new Robotiq gripper system that enhances the productivity of the […]

By July 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
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