Woodworking

Top 5 robot trends for 2021 explored

Top 5 robot trends for 2021 explored

Annual installations of industrial robots more than tripled within ten years (2010-2019) reaching 381 million units in factories around the world. The International Federation of Robotics shows top 5 trends shaping industries around the globe. “The mission to combine traditional production with ´go digital strategies´ puts robots in a pole position,” says Dr Susanne Bieller, […]

By February 17, 2021 Read More →
Furniture maker chooses KUKA robot for machining tasks

Furniture maker chooses KUKA robot for machining tasks

A KUKA robot is helping one of the UK’s leading bespoke furniture makers to expand its end-to-end manufacturing capabilities by undertaking a variety of finishing operations. The 100kg payload 7-axis KR100 model has been installed in an automated production cell at Jali’s factory in Kent to streamline a series of machining tasks on a number […]

By April 1, 2010 Read More →
Robots save space at furniture components manufacturer

Robots save space at furniture components manufacturer

A furniture component manufacturer has successfully integrated two robots onto an existing processing system at its busy Huddersfield facility. Using compact articulated design robots has saved over 50% of the space that would be taken up by conventional wood industry gantry or portal type handling systems. The Decorative Panels Group (DPG) is Britain’s largest paper […]

By March 9, 2010 Read More →