Apptronik and NASA Roll Out Humanoid Robot

Automation World

Apptronik and NASA ready Apollo, a humanoid mobile robot that can manipulate the environment. Factory / Robotics

Robot Gripper Selection Factors

Automation World

Learn about the different types of robot grippers—pneumatic, electric, vacuum, soft adaptive, and magnetic—and how to select them based on capabilities and robot/automation supplier relationships. Factory / Robotics

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Automated Robot Path Planning for Complex Applications

Automation World

Realtime Robotics shows how its software can automate robot motion planning—for both small cobots and large industrial robots—to avoid collisions in tight work spaces. Factory / Robotics

Ava Robotics reveals latest autonomous security robot

Robotics Automation News

Ava Robotics, a developer of robots for workplace applications, has unveiled the latest version of its security robot at the recent Global Security Exchange (GSX) Conference 2022 in Atlanta. The robot was demonstrated in […].

Explosive Robot Growth Expected, New DIY Robot Tech Emerges

Automation World

Beckhoff introduces a new modular, customizable robot technology amid dramatic increases in robot use to address workforce, quality, and throughput issues. Factory / Robotics

Smart Robotics launches new robotic merchandise picker

Robotics Automation News

Smart Robotics, a specialist developer of pick and place solutions for warehouses and logistics processes, has launched its newly engineered Smart Merchandise Picker.

Beckhoff Introduces the ATRO Modular Robot

Automation World

This forthcoming modular, customizable, do-it-yourself robot technology adds new dimensions to how end users, system integrators, and OEMs will think about robotic automation. Factory / Robotics

Global Growth in Robotics Expected to Hit Major Milestone by 2024

Automation World

Global annual robot installations are expected to reach 500,000 units by 2024 as robotics technology becomes more applicable. Factory / Robotics

Robots and Cobots: A Peer-to-Peer FAQ

Automation World

End users and integrators offer their insights into industry’s growing use of industrial robots, collaborative robots, and autonomous mobile robots. Factory / Robotics

Epson Robots expands robot range and programming software

Robotics Automation News

Epson Robots has expanded its VT6L-Series lineup with the VT6L-DC All-in-One 6-Axis Robot and increased the functionality of its “no-code, easy-to-use” Epson RC+ Express programming software. Now, an industrial-grade, 6-axis robot can […].

Smart Robotics unveils robotic palletizer for greater item stacking efficiency

Robotics Automation News

Smart Robotics is launching three freshly engineered versions of its Smart Palletizer. The collaborative robot-based palletizer is designed to optimise box stacking and is considerably user friendly – making palletizing in warehouses more resource efficient.

Veo Robotics launches ‘new and improved’ safeguarding system for human-robot collaboration

Robotics Automation News

Veo Robotics, the industrial automation company that created FreeMove, a 3D safeguarding system for industrial robots that enables dynamic human-robot collaboration, has released its new and improved FreeMove 2.0

FRAI Robotic Technologies demonstrates mobile robotic work cell

Robotics Automation News

FRAI Robotic Technologies, an Austrian company which specializes in […]. Automation tasks are becoming ever more challenging.

Smart Robotics launches new robotic parcel picker

Robotics Automation News

Smart Robotics, a provider of pick and place automation as a service for warehouses and logistics processes, has launched its newly engineered Smart Parcel Picker. Logistics News parcel pick picker processes robot robotics smart warehouse

Robotics and Health and Safety

Robotics Automation News

One of the areas where robotics can make a real difference is in the health and safety world. Although robotics have their own health and safety challenges, there is o denying that they can and are being used to change the face of health and safety in many workplaces around the world.

Techman Robot launches ‘all-in-one’ AI collaborative robot series

Robotics Automation News

Techman Robot has launched its “TM AI Cobot” series, describing it as a “collaborative robot which combines a powerful and precise robot arm with native AI inferencing engine and smart vision system in a complete package”.

SoftBank Robotics and Gausium partner to expand robotic solutions across US market

Robotics Automation News

SoftBank Robotics America (SBRA) and Gausium, an autonomous cleaning and service robots provider, have agreed a partnership to deploy indoor automated robotic solutions to the US market.

Robot Piece Picking Advances with Artificial Intelligence

Automation World

At PACK EXPO International, Siemens previewed its forthcoming AI-driven software for the development of pick-and-place robot systems that can grasp objects previously unknown to the system.

Robot Vision System Options

Automation World

If you need your robot to pick and place different objects or handle objects in different orientations, you’ll need a robot vision system. Understanding the differences among 2D, 3D, and 2.5D cameras is a major factor in your vision system choice. Factory / Sensors

Skyline Robotics uses Kuka industrial robot to clean skyscraper windows

Robotics Automation News

Skyline Robotics says it has succeeded in automating window washing for the world’s skyscrapers – a task that has been done manually for over 100 years. News Service robots arm basket blum building cleaning kuka ozmo robot robotics skyline system window

Osaro and SVT Robotics build ‘advanced packaging robot’ for fulfillment warehouses

Robotics Automation News

Osaro, a developer of AI-driven robotics for e-commerce, is partnering with SVT Robotics to accelerate the integration of pick-and-place robotics systems for e-commerce and logistics businesses.

Universal Robots reaches 1,000 employees

Robotics Automation News

Seventeen years after it was founded by three visionary young researchers in a basement, Universal Robots has just reached a 1,000-employee milestone.

Easy Floor Robotics – Start-Up Profile – Creating Seamless Flooring Using Autonomous Mobile Robots

Robotics Business Review

Easy Floor Robotics' systems automates the process using mobile robots. The post Easy Floor Robotics – Start-Up Profile – Creating Seamless Flooring Using Autonomous Mobile Robots appeared first on Robotics Business Review.

Flexiv showcases robotic masseur and robotic coronavirus testing system

Robotics Automation News

Flexiv, a “general-purpose” robotics company which also produces a collaborative robotic arm, has been showcasing some of its latest robotic developments at the recent World Artificial Intelligence Conference, held in China.

KUKA to educate on robotic automation at ACTE 2022 in Las Vegas

Design World

Visitors to booth 327, will experience KUKA’s ready2_educate… The post KUKA to educate on robotic automation at ACTE 2022 in Las Vegas appeared first on Design World. Roboticsrobotic grippers • end effectors kuka kuka robotics

Luxonis launches its first open source personal robot

Robotics Automation News

Luxonis, a Colorado-based robotic vision platform, has launched rae, its first “fully-formed and high-powered personal robot”. News Service robots applications backers luxonis personal rae robot robotics simple

Flexiv continues US expansion by partnering with Infinity Robotics

Robotics Automation News

Flexiv, a general-purpose robotics company, has agreed a partnership with its new US-based integration company Infinity Robotics.

Robotics in Dentistry: The Next Generation Technology

Robotics Automation News

Robots are now utilized in every field of research thanks to technological breakthroughs; they have even found their way into dentistry due to the capacity for precision work without being fatigued.

5 Trends Dominating the Robotics Sector

Robotics Business Review

What is the state of the robotics and automation sector at 2022's midpoint? The post 5 Trends Dominating the Robotics Sector appeared first on Robotics Business Review. ABI Research’s Lian Jye Su has a few thoughts, five in fact.

Festo showcases robot dragonfly and swift

Robotics Automation News

Festo has been showcasing it flying robotic dragonfly and swift at the recent RoboBoston event – the MassRobotics sponsored 5th annual Robot Block Party.

Brain Corp unveils new platform for its autonomous commercial robots

Robotics Automation News

Brain Corp, an artificial intelligence company specializing in cleaning and inventory robotics, has released its “next generation autonomy platform for commercial robotics”.

A new Frontier in Robot Applications and Markets

Automation World

Robot technology is more advanced and applicable than ever with the help of machine learning, washdown capability, and safety improvements, but there is still plenty of room for innovation. Factory / Robotics

Serve Robotics partners with Piestro to deliver robot-made pizzas

Robotics Automation News

Piestro, a maker of a robotic pizzeria, is partnering with Serve Robotics, a maker of autonomous sidewalk delivery robots, to offer customers a totally robotic pizza delivery service.

Mitsubishi tests automated robotic valet parking system using robots

Robotics Automation News

The system employs automated guided vehicle (AGV) robots, dubbed “Stan”, manufactured by Stanley Robotics, a French venture-backed company.

MassRobotics, Pittsburgh Robotics Network and Silicon Valley Robotics form alliance of robotics clusters

Robotics Automation News

MassRobotics, Pittsburgh Robotics Network and Silicon Valley Robotics have formed the United States Alliance of Robotics Clusters (USARC). Business Features massrobotics pittsburgh robotics network robotics silicon valley robotics

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Storage Robots: What Are They?

Robotics Automation News

While not a robot in the traditional sense of the word, a storage robot eliminates the need to manually manage data by allowing you to add or change drives automatically when additional storage is required. […]. Service robots data drive hard robot robots storage

Importance of Mechanical Seals in Industrial Robotics?

Robotics Automation News

One such technological advancement is Industrial Robotics. Industrial robotics refers to the production of robots to work on assembly […]. Industrial robots fluid friction industrial leakage mechanical robotics robots seal sealing seals shaft

Pickle Robot raises $26 million to develop robotics for unloading trucks

Robotics Automation News

Pickle Robot, a startup developing robotic automation systems that unload trucks, says it has “live pilot implementations” which are unloading tens-of-thousands of packages per month at customer sites in the greater Los Angeles area.

Sarcos demonstrates robotic technologies for shipyard operations

Robotics Automation News

Sarcos Technology and Robotics, a developer of highly dexterous exoskeletons and robotic systems that augment humans to enhance productivity and safety, says it has executed field trials demonstrating improved worker safety and productivity for shipyard operations.

3 Robot Trends at IMTS 2022

Automation World

Machine tending, automated path planning, and welding were among the most prominent robot trends in evidence at IMTS 2022. Factory / Robotics

Ottonomy releases robot at Rome airport

Robotics Automation News

Ottonomy, a maker of autonomous delivery robots, has launched Ottobot 2.0 at pier A of Terminal 1 at Aeroporti di Roma (ADR), in Italy.

Open letter: Robotics companies call on policymakers not to weaponize robots

Robotics Automation News

A group of leading robotics companies have sent an open letter to policymakers calling on them not to weaponize robots. The letter was released by Boston Dynamics in collaboration with Agility Robotics, ANYbotics, Clearpath Robotics, Open Robotics and Unitree Robotics.

AI-Powered Robotic Vision Integrated Into Universal Robots’ UR+ Ecosystem

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Apera AI has announced the integration of its AI-powered robotic vision into the Universal Robots’ UR+ ecosystem. The Vue robotic vision software adds powerful bin picking, assembly, packaging, and machine. Artificial Intelligence Machine Vision Robotic