Robot Safety Experts Outline Updates to Key Industrial Safety Standards
May 31, 2023
Robot safety standards organizations are working to keep up with the technology and industrial applications. Experts weigh in on where robotics standards are heading.
Schaeffler Presents Advanced Gears, Sensors, and Bearings for Industrial Robotics at Automate 2023
May 24, 2023
Schaeffler showed its Precise Silent Constant-series planetary gears, RT1 heavy-duty and RT2 standard-duty precision strain wave gears, and RT1-T heavy-duty RT1-T strain wave gear with integrated torque sensor.
Soft Robotics Demonstrates mGripAI for Food Handling at Automate 2023
May 24, 2023
Soft Robotics is showing in Detroit how its mGripAI has combined 3D vision, AI, and soft grippers to automate food handling and other applications.
Kawasaki Robotics Takes Automate Attendees Through Time With Its Robots
May 23, 2023
Kawasaki Robotics said it is showing at Automate how it has built robotics expertise for decades, with systems for welding, parts inspection, and tire changing.
DEEP Robotics Launches Lite3 Quadruped Robot With Front Flipping Mobility
May 23, 2023
DEEP Robotics said its Lite3 quadruped robot, designed for research, educational, and hobbyist markets, has been re-engineered and is now available in Europe.
Skyline Robotics Obtains First Patent for Ozmo Robotic Window Cleaning System
May 22, 2023
Skyline Robotics has received a patent from Singapore validating the design and operation of the Ozmo robot for cleaning windows so people do not have to work at heights.
RC Mowers Upgrades Remotely Operated Robotic Mowers With New R Series
May 21, 2023
RC Mowers, which makes remote-controlled robotic mowers for landscaping businesses, public works departments, and parks and roads departments, has refreshed its product line.
Epson Robots to Demo SCARA Robots, Six-Axis Robot, AR Glasses at Automate
May 19, 2023
Epson Robots' SCARA and six-axis robots are among the industrial automation systems that the company will in Detroit next week.
Omron Will Display ‘Integrated, Intelligent, and Interactive’ Systems at Automate 2023
May 19, 2023
Omron Automation Americas plans to show at Automate in Detroit how its controllers, SCARA robots, machine vision, and mobile platforms can help manufacturers across sectors.
ASTM International Launches New Subcommittee on Legged Robotics
May 18, 2023
ASTM International's new F45.06 Subcommittee on Legged Robot System plans to develop standards for two-legged and four-legged robots for testing and to instill public confidence.
CapSen Robotics to Showcase Picking Systems at DENSO and Calvary Robotics Booths at Automate
May 17, 2023
CapSen Robotics will be showcasing its bin-picking system at Automate next week with DENSO and Calvary Robotics.
ANYbotics Raises $50M in Series B to Expand Capabilities of Its Legged Inspection Robot
May 16, 2023
ANYbotics said it will use the funding to help it develop new features for its legged robots.
North American Robot Orders Slow After Record 2022, Reports A3
May 16, 2023
North American robot sales softened in Q1 2023, according to the Association for Advancing Automation, which cited a slowing U.S. economy as a likely cause. Automotive orders rebounded.
AMP Robotics Raises Additional Series C Funding From Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund
May 14, 2023
AMP Robotics, which provides sortation systems around the world to change the economics of recycling, has raised a total of over $99 million in Series C funding.
Jenn Apicella Named Interim Executive Director of the Pittsburgh Robotics Network
May 11, 2023
Jenn Apicella was been named the interim leader of the Pittsburgh Robotics Network. Apciella has been with the organization for the past two years and has helped grow its partner...
Real Life Robotics Partners With InDro Robotics to Support Last Mile Robotic Delivery
May 10, 2023
Real Life Robotics, which has developed systems for robotic delivery at scale, has partnered with InDro Robotics to support and scale systems to address labor shortages.
Viam Offers Flexible Software Platform for Robotics
May 9, 2023
Viam said its new platform makes it easier for robotics developers to prototype, move into production, manage data and machine learning, and scale fleets, bringing products to market faster.
Planiform ASRS for Garments Boosts Throughput by Factor of 10
May 7, 2023
Planiform has developed automated storage and retrieval systems with Beckhoff to allow industrial laundry services to combine facilities for replenishment and e-commerce.
Cardinal Health Brings Locus Robots to Quebec Distribution Center to Help Pick Items
May 6, 2023
Cardinal Health is using 27 Locus mobile robots at its distribution facility to help increase throughput and worker safety.
Investors Outline Capital Considerations for Robotics Startups at Cascadia Connect
May 5, 2023
At Cascadia Capital's second annual event in Pittsburgh, venture capital experts discussed what robotics and AI companies should do to demonstrate vision, value, and resilience.