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Robotics Define Next Generation of Electronics Manufacturing
From cobots and AMRs to SCARA and delta robots, automated machines continue to make their mark in the electronics-manufacturing space for customers looking for a strong ROI.

RISE Robotics Awarded $1.55M Defense Contract by U.S. Airforce to Develop Common Lifting Devices
The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center uses the device for the removal and installation of the Silent Knight Radar array on MC-130J aircraft.

Hyundai Motor Group Launches Boston Dynamics AI Institute to Spearhead Advancements in Artificial Intelligence & Robotics
The institute will operate similarly to a university research lab, as well as a corporation's R&D department.

Numina Group Latest North American Systems Integrator to Partner with Geek+
Continuing its global expansion efforts, Geek+ has begun working with North American systems integrator Numina Group.

LedderTech To Showcase AV and ADAS Technologies at Upcoming Shows in China and U.S.
LedderTech is taking its technology on the road as it makes it rounds at several upcoming tradeshows.

Powered by NVIDIA’s AI, Telexistence Robots to Restock Japanese Convenience Stores
Using NVIDA's AI for object detection model and more, Telexistence is hoping to make a difference in the retail market.

ResGreen Adds Wireless Battery Charging for its Fleet of Mobile Robots
ResGreen said the wireless charging technology offers greater flexibility and reliability.

OPEX to Showcase Sure Sort System and ASRS VR Exhibit at IMHX 2022
OPEX will for the first time have an exhibit at one of the U.K.'s biggest materials handling tradeshows.

Virtual Incision’s MIRA Surgical Robot to Show Skills on International Space Station
Virtual Incision said its MIRA miniaturized robot-assisted surgical device will demonstrate the potential for greater access to surgical care on Earth and beyond.

Universal Robots Hosts Open House in New Hampshire to Showcase Range of Cobot Applications
Universal Robots said it sees the New England region as a major market for collaborative robot adoption.

NVIDIA Announces New Omniverse Technologies to Make Developing for the Metaverse Easier
The company has unveiled a host of its new update to its Omniverse platform, including an Omniverse Avatar Cloud Engine.

StradVision Closes Series C Funding for Autonomous Vehicle Perception
StradVision, whose SVNet is designed to help advanced driver-assist systems and different models of self-driving cars see objects more quickly, has raised $88 million to continue R&D.

Kassow’s Seven-Axis Cobot to be used as Part of AGV System at U.S. Textile Company
Kassow is expanding its footprint into the textile space as part of a new combined system designed for a U.S. company.

Nauticus Robotics Announces Shell Contract for Autonomous Subsea Operations
Nauticus Robotics will continue advancing a project with Shell to use its Aquanaut subsea robot and Hydronaut surface vessel for collecting asset integrity data.

Geek+ Closes $100M Series E1 Funding With Strategic Investment From Intel
Geek+, which develops and sells autonomous mobile robots and software for warehousing, supply chain, and logistics operations, said it's now valued at more than $2 billion.

Embark Trucks Demonstrates Self-Driving Vehicle Emergency Interaction Capability
Embark said it has demonstrated a traffic stop of an autonomous truck on a public road, marking completion of a milestone on its capabilities and commercialization roadmap.

Automation Is at the Forefront of Industry 4.0 Revolution
As more warehouse operators digitize their operations, automation and related technologies will be at the forefront of the change.

Webcast: Robotics Accelerates Retail Digitization
In this Robotics 24/7 Roundtable, viewers can learn how robots and software can enable retailers to improve productivity, manage their supply chains, and better serve consumers.

Amazon to Acquire Consumer Robotics Leader iRobot for $1.7B
Amazon is purchasing consumer robotics pioneer iRobot as it builds out its network of autonomous technologies.

Boston Dynamics CEO Discusses Path to Commercializing Robots
Boston Dynamics CEO Robert Playter discusses how the well-known company is addressing industry problems with its Stretch robot for unloading trucks and its Spot quadruped.

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Precision and Automation in Manufacturing
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Precision and Automation in Manufacturing
Industrial automation and machine vision systems offer increasing levels of accuracy, reliability, and flexibility.
Managing Mobile Robot ROI
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Managing Mobile Robot ROI
As fleets of mobile robots grow, how can you guarantee a return on investment?

Collaborative Robots Bring Productivity
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Collaborative Robots Bring Productivity
Cobot arms are not only safer to use around humans, but with the right software and end effectors, they can help businesses become more efficient.
Hyundai Motor India Deploys Sherpa Robots From Ati Motors
Hyundai Motor India Deploys Sherpa Robots From Ati Motors
The global automaker needed to reduce worker fatigue in its Indian operations, and it found an autonomous mobile robot partner in Ati Motors.

Webcasts

Webcast: Robotics Accelerates Retail Digitization
Recording: Aug. 30, 2022 @ 3:00 EST
Webcast: Robotics Accelerates Retail Digitization

Not only did the COVID-19 pandemic accelerate e-commerce demand; it also altered consumer expectations of fast and accurate order fulfillment. From unloading trucks and pallets to taking inventory in warehouses and each picking, robots can assist shorthanded operations at each step. Even brick-and-mortar stores can benefit from automation.

In this free webcast, industry experts will discuss how both online and traditional retailers can take advantage of automation as peak season approaches. They will also discuss the importance of collecting and analyzing data to provide timely and actionable insights.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022

Time: 3:00 p.m. EDT

 

Webcast: Evaluating Collaborative Robots Versus Industrial Robots
Recording: Jun. 29, 2022 @ 3:00 EST
Webcast: Evaluating Collaborative Robots Versus Industrial Robots
Are collaborative robots and industrial automation diverging or converging? Learn more in this free webcast.

Webcast: Mobile Robots Offer Flexibility for Manufacturing
Recording: Apr. 20, 2022 @ 2:00 EST
Webcast: Mobile Robots Offer Flexibility for Manufacturing
Learn how autonomous mobile robots are bringing new levels of efficiency and safety to factories and warehouses.



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