Local material handling sales and service veteran to lead growth of Chinese operation
VadaTech, a leading manufacturer of embedded boards, enabling software and application-ready platforms, today announced an exclusive agreement to integrate Seven Solutions' White Rabbit technology into its MicroTCA (µTCA) products.
Prestigious award for factored products acknowledges strength of relationship with Rockwell Automation
Festo continues to expand product stocking capabilities and application expertise closer to customers in automation growth areas in western states.
Evana Automation to Design and Build a Turnkey Assembly System for a Major Manufacturer of Commercial Vehicle Systems
The solution will improve quality and process time for assembling and testing Driver Control Modules
We've been busy at OCTOPUZ! OCTOPUZ v1.5 brings with it exciting new core updates, including an OCTOPUZ eCatalog, full RTCP support and automatic rail settings. Welding with OCTOPUZ? Look for GUI enhancements and weaving simulation. This is a free update for anyone on OCTOPUZ maintenance.
The new ECX motors are fast, sterilizable and configurable.
There are many advantages to using the PWG-plus gripper
Single bellows DURAFLEX suction cup offers improved stability at higher speeds.
Saft awarded multi-million dollar contract from Textron Systems for lithium-ion batteries to power Universal Ground Control Station
Saft to deliver 92 Integrated Charger Batteries under terms of $2.2 million contract
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Offering fewer part numbers, a lower list price, and higher functionality compared to the unit it replaces, this new flagship pressure sensor from Festo is arguably the highest value machine and cell level pressure sensor on the market.
Joseph F. Engelberger, an engineer and entrepreneur who pioneered the robotics field, died peacefully at his home this morning, December 1, 2015, in Newtown, Connecticut. Engelberger - widely known as the "Father of Robotics" and creator of the world's first industrial robot - revolutionized modern industrial and automotive manufacturing processes and went on to establish robotics in human services. Engelberger was 90 years old. Engelberger, an industry advocate, author, and international ambassador for robotics, founded Unimation, Inc., in 1956, the world's first industrial robotics manufacturer. Working closely with inventor George Devol, he developed the first industrial robot in the U.S., called "Unimate", which was installed for industrial use in a General Motors plant in 1961. Since then, approximately three million industrial robots have been installed in manufacturing facilities around the world. Full Press Release.
Engelberger Legacy: Using Robotics to Automate Manufacturing Industry
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A brushless DC motor solution for use in hip and knee exoskeletons. This complete joint actuation unit consists of motor, gearhead, encoder and position controller. Fitting absolute encoder directly at the joint rotation provides designers increased positioning accuracy. The unit will deliver 54Nm of continuous torque and 120Nm on a 20% duty cycle. The system can be operated on supplies between 10 and 50V DC and the actuation speed is up to 22rpm.