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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 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 →
Brillopak punnet loading line features Omron delta robot

Brillopak punnet loading line features Omron delta robot

Brillopak has chosen PPMA 2017 as the setting for the UK premiere of its new fresh produce punnet loading line, Meteor. It is the first food packing end-of-line system in the UK to integrate Omron’s new four-arm Delta robot, Quattro – said to be the fastest and most dexterous robot in the world. OEM Brillopak […]

By August 3, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Schneider Electric offers a one-stop-shop for robotics and automation

Schneider Electric offers a one-stop-shop for robotics and automation

Schneider Electric has launched a family of PacDrive-based robots as part of an end-to-end solution for production optimisation. Until now automated production lines have used a combination of mechatronic solutions: discrete and synchronised motion control, delta, scara and 6 axis robots. Generally, each individual mechatronic element has its own controller, PLC or safety system linked […]

By June 15, 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 →
Choosing the right robot – Applied Automation

Choosing the right robot – Applied Automation

The experts at control specialist Applied Automation review the ever expanding robot market and how to make the right choice for your application. Demands on production lines and robot cells are continuously increasing. This involves factors such as quality and flexibility, as well as energy efficiency, sustainability and productivity. Additional operations usually require additional robots; […]

By June 19, 2016 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 →
FANUC robots flex to medical blister filling needs

FANUC robots flex to medical blister filling needs

Compactness and dexterity were two important features of the anthropomorphic FANUC LR Mate 200iD robot selected by FlexLink for a cutting-edge medical assembly line located in Italy. Combined with a FANUC M-1iA delta robot and an integrated iRVision system, FlexLink completely re-engineered the blister packing operation, automating an intricate and time-intensive job that previously performed […]

By February 18, 2016 Read More →
Applied Automation brings robots to Drives & Controls

Applied Automation brings robots to Drives & Controls

X-STK|Applied Automation will be making its debut at the Drives and Controls Show with two stands focusing on robotics and the ‘connected factory’. Embracing the robot revolution, company will be showcasing three very different types of advanced robots in the Live Robotic Zone. Working alongside the team on stand D980 will be the collaborative robots […]

By February 11, 2016 Read More →
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