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Investing with confidence in digital manufacturing

E&T

Speaking to PTC customers, digital transformation is widely seen as a common-sense response to a range of current challenges, including supply-chain disruption, rising energy costs and persistent skills shortages.

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ABB invests $20M to expand its North American robotics headquarters

Automation Mag

ABB is expanding its existing North American robotics headquarters and manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Our investment is a significant step in accelerating ABB Robotics’ global leadership in developing and manufacturing cutting-edge robotic solutions in the U.S.,

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3D Metrology Performance Critical To Digital Manufacturing

Metrology

The post 3D Metrology Performance Critical To Digital Manufacturing appeared first on Metrology and Quality News - Online Magazine. Metrology News recently sat down with Laurent Monge, the new President at Metrologic, for a discussion on its future vision for 3D metrology software and how it fits into Sandvik’s.

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Unleash the power of smart manufacturing while ensuring automation and robotic safety

Control Engineering

Learning Objectives: Understand what technologies should be integrated into manufacturing automation and robotic processes Review current, available Industry 4.0 technology trends Learn the needed competences to complete a robotics and automation risk assessment Quickly establish Industry 4.0 To thrive within the Industry 4.0

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Nikon Robot Vision Systems Outperform Humans Eyes

Metrology

At the CES 2030 expo Nikon Corporation has exhibited various technologies and products under the theme of ‘Making a better world with trust and creativity’ Products included digital manufacturing solutions.

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Robotics factory expanded in Michigan

Control Engineering

ABB started construction starting on the expansion of its existing North American robotics headquarters and manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, Mich. – Edited from an ABB Robotics press release by CFE Media and Technology. – Edited from an ABB Robotics press release by CFE Media and Technology.

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George Devol and the History of Industrial Robots

HGR Inc.

The history of industrial robots is closely tied to George Devol, whose magnetic recording technology of the 1930s emphasized the need for factory automation. The term automata refers to devices that operate like a human, whereas robot presents a general meaning. George Devol is well known for his work in industrial robotics.