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Dexterity AI and FedEx Unveil First-of-its-Kind Robotics Trailer Loading Technology

Dexterity AI focuses on the complexity of truck loading by giving mobile robots a suite of intelligence ranging from the ability to see, touch, think, and move quickly to pack trailers with stable, dense walls of randomized boxes.

Transforming Manufacturing Processes with AMRs: Boosting Efficiency and Adaptability

One of the key advantages of AMRs lies in their adaptability. Manufacturing processes often require frequent changes, reconfigurations, or repositioning of equipment and materials. AMRs can quickly and easily adapt to these changing requirements.

Designing High-ratio Drives for Precision Applications

Virtual Testing Helps Precision Gear Start-up Increase Understanding of Design Performance and Reduce Costly and Timeā€‘intensive Physical Prototyping

Logistics Robots in the Ready-to-wear Fashion

An instance of reshoring within a wider policy of genuine corporate social responsibility, and one which paid off. This is a story about robots, to be sure, but one in which humans are never far away...

NVIDIA Brings Advanced Autonomy to Mobile Robots With Isaac AMR

Isaac AMR brings advanced mapping, autonomy and simulation to mobile robots and will soon be available for early customers, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang announced during his keynote address at the COMPUTEX technology conference in Taipei.

Motors In Automated Warehouse Operations

Although at present robotic automation forms only a small part of warehouse spending it is predicted that it could grow from $3.6bn in 2021 to $18bn in 2025. As technology and AIā€™s improve, automation systems will grow even faster.

Goods-to-Person Picking Systems

Imagine a warehouse where every item you need is just a few clicks away. That is the beauty of Goods-to-Person Picking Systems (G2P or GTP). These innovative automated systems are revolutionizing the world of order fulfillment

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Rain Announces $9.7M in Seed Financing to Enable Rapid Wildfire Response with Prepositioned Autonomous Aircraft

Leveraging broadly deployed early wildfire detection sensors, pioneering technology gives fire agencies new ability to scale and expedite wildfire response

A remote solution to safety concerns - Remote controlled robots improve precision and worker safety

From bomb disposal and construction site monitoring to surveillance and firefighting, remote controlled robots allow humans to act in hazardous situations without putting themselves in harmā€™s way.

Mobile Robotics - Increasing Flexibility Enables Increasing Efficiency in Logistics

According to IDTechEx's research, there has been a significant cumulative increase in funding for various types of mobile robots (e.g., mobile picking, intralogistics, material handling, etc.) from 2015 to 2022.

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Locus Robotics to Showcase Innovations in Warehouse Automation at Deliver Americas 2023 in Las Vegas

At Deliver Americas, Locus will highlight its industry-leading robotics and warehouse execution software that efficiently manages unpredictable volumes and labor shortages to help brands, retailers, and third-party logistics (3PL) operators efficiently meet and exceed fulfillment goals.

Interroll Launches Conveyor Module for MiR Robots, Optimizes Own Internal Logistics in 24/7 Operations

Innovative light conveyor platform (LCP) seamlessly integrates with market leading autonomous mobile robots (AMR) from MiR, enhancing efficiency and safety in material handling

LUCID Expands Triton2 - 2.5GigE Camera Family with Latest Sony Pregius S Image Sensors

The image sensors in these models include the 1.6 MP Sony IMX273 running at 166 fps, the 2.3 MP IMX392 at 116 fps, the 5.0 MP IMX264 at 35 fps, and the 12.3 MP IMX304 at 22 fps. Additional models are planned for release later this year.

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Harmonic Drive LLC

Harmonic Drive LLC (HDLLC) designs and manufactures precision servo actuators, gearheads and gear components. Harmonic Drive® gears play critical roles in robotics, medical diagnostics and surgical robotics. We work with industry-leading customers and companies of all sizes to provide both standard product and custom-engineered solutions. The majority of the products sold by HDLLC are proudly made at our US headquarters and manufacturing facility in Massachusetts.