Robotics

By MMH Staff · December 27, 2017
Double-digit growth, in units and dollars, sets records in the areas of robotics, machine vision, motion control, and motor technology.
By Josh Bond · December 13, 2017
Manufacturer cuts cycle time by 12 seconds with robotic CNC tenders that can work overnight.
By Universal Robots · December 1, 2017
Etalex was looking to shift some of the more dangerous aspects of their production to robots. By using a UR10 to automate high-risk, repetitive tasks, they could boost safety without cumbersome fencing or space-intensive safety measures.
By MMH Staff · November 29, 2017
International Federation of Robotics reports sales within Japan reached a 10-year high, and Japan exported 115,000 industrial robots in 2016 valued at $2.7 billion.
By MMH Staff · November 21, 2017
Cobot solutions used in order picking and placing, palletizing and depalletizing, and kitting and bagging alongside human operators.
By MMH Staff · November 14, 2017
Bell and Howell to service autonomous pallet trucks and tow tractors for Seegrid customers across North America.
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By MMH Staff · October 30, 2017
Carrier-based robotic systems combine high density with high throughput to deliver an attractive solution that can meet the increasing storage demands of today’s warehouse.
By MMH Staff · October 25, 2017
Alliance aims to enhance robot expertise within OSHA and NIOSH, improve awareness of workplace hazards of traditional industrial robots and emerging collaborative systems, and identify needed research.
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By LM Staff · October 18, 2017
New breakthrough developments, such as drones and driverless vehicles, seem to be everywhere.
By Josh Bond · October 11, 2017
A selection of innovative new business models illustrates how the warehousing, distribution and supply chain industries are finding creative ways to ensure success.
By MMH Staff · October 10, 2017
Modern Materials Handling staff sat down with John Santagate, Research director for service robotics at Manufacturing Insights to talk about the current state of the industry.
By MMH Staff · October 6, 2017
International Society of Automation Automation Federation draw attention to the growing need for skilled manufacturing workers
<p>Students from Oakland Schools’ Technical Campus in Royal Oak visit Madison Heights auto supplier Henkel North America during Manufacturing Day in Oakland County last October. Henkel provides adhesive, sealant and protective coating technologies to the auto industry.</p> By MMH Staff · October 4, 2017
Students will tour facilities and participate in interactive presentations of in-demand skills and advanced manufacturing jobs throughout Metro Detroit.
By MMH Staff · September 27, 2017
Robotics industry moves further into robotics for warehousing and distribution applications
By Bob Trebilcock · September 18, 2017
Robots and Google Glass may be here sooner than you think, according to DHL

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