Automate 2023 Shows Renewed Focus on Manufacturing, Partnerships, and Data as a Differentiator
May 26, 2023
Automate 2023 featured hundreds of exhibitors, and Robotics 24/7 spoke with many of them, as well as attendees and speakers to cull the latest manufacturing trends.
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.
Festo to Feature UR+ Certified Multi-Axis System, Mechatronic Learning Systems at Automate 2023
May 19, 2023
Festo will show its multi-axis system, which uses the Festo Motion Control Package for UR cobots, as well as its Simplified Motion Series actuators, decentralized I/O, and educational content.
igus Shows Offerings and Support for Low Cost Automation at Hannover Messe
April 28, 2023
igus showed not only its motion plastics, cable carriers, and free configuration software at Hannover Messe; it also gave examples of how its low-cost automation can enable many applications.
maxon Partners With MassRobotics to Support Advances in Drive Technology for Robotics
April 25, 2023
maxon, which provides motors for robots in demanding applications, has teamed up with the MassRobotics collaborative to encourage innovation in motion control technologies.
J&M Manufacturing Wins International Golden manus Award 2023 From igus
April 21, 2023
J&M Manufacturing received the 11th annual manus Gold award for creative use of igus' bearings, which are designed to enable corrosion- and lubrication-free motion in robots and other equipment.
Amazon Apprenticeship Program Upskills Workers for Robotics Careers
April 12, 2023
Amazon's Mechatronics and Robotics Apprenticeship program provides paid training to diverse employees to give them the necessary skills to become electromechanical technicians.
6 Noteworthy Industrial Robotics Displays From IME West 2023
February 19, 2023
IME West featured demonstrations of mobile platforms, cobots, SCARA robots, delta robots for bin picking, brushless motors, and systems for medical device assembly.
Flexiv Announces New Parallel Robot, Gripper at FLEXIVERSE Event
February 6, 2023
Flexiv unveiled two new products during its FLEXIVERSE event last week that will be available later this year.
Celera Motion Introduces Compact Denali Servo Drives
February 2, 2023
Celera Motion claimed that its new Denali Series servo drives are the "world's smallest," designed for use in surgical robots, industrial grippers, and other compact applications.
Robots Assemble: Why Do Scientists Want to Create Self-Building Modular Robots?
January 28, 2023
MIT Center for Bits and Atoms has released details of its new modular robotic systems that it said could be useful for industrial and construction applications.
T.I.E. Industrial Takes on Robots.com to Help Manufacturers Adopt Automation
January 25, 2023
T.I.E. Industrial last year acquired Robots.com from RobotWorx and plans to combine its experience with aftermarket parts with the site's existing depth of content.
RISE Robotics Given U.S. Patent for High-Reduction Belt-Driven Linear Actuator
December 26, 2022
RISE Robotics was granted a patent for its high-reduction belt-driven linear actuator, which it said "enables the application of high force linear power to a machine’s work function."
Bosch Rexroth Opens Factory Automation Customer Innovation Center in Texas
December 16, 2022
Bosch Rexroth's new facility in Round Rock, Texas, provides a space where customers can collaborate and develop automation prototypes with its technology experts
Ambarella Reveals 4D Imaging Radar Architecture for Autonomous Driving
December 6, 2022
Ambarella has revealed a new architecture that uses 4D imaging technology to help autonomous vehicles navigate.
RBTX Online Marketplace 2.0 Designed to Further Ease Robotics Development
December 5, 2022
The RBTX Robotics Marketplace 2.0 includes enhancements to connect users with providers of low-cost automation, consulting, and complete systems to address their specific needs.
Flexiv Selects Sycodal as Its First Canadian Distribution Partner
November 17, 2022
Flexiv robots will soon be used by customers in Canada thanks to this partnership.
Bosch Rexroth to Build Factory in Charlotte, N.C., Grows Linear Robot Line
October 31, 2022
Bosch Rexroth has expanded its linear robot line, made its ctrlX Linux operating system open to third-party developers, and outgrown an existing production facility.
Celera Motion Introduces Small, Fast Drive for Surgical Robotics, Exoskeletons
October 21, 2022
Celera Motion claimed that its Everest S servo drive is its smallest and fastest yet, making it useful for robotics and wearables applications.
igus Acquires Majority Stake in Commonplace Robotics, Partner in ReBeL Affordable Cobot
October 7, 2022
igus has been collaborating with Commonplace Robotics for the past six years on its ReBeL collaborative robot and is continuing its North American expansion.