Rockwell Automation Agrees to Acquire Clearpath Robotics, OTTO Motors—Updated
September 14, 2023
Rockwell Automation plans to spend $600 million to add industrial automation provider Clearpath Robotics and its OTTO Motors mobile robot division to its portfolio.
Rockwell Automation and Doosan Announce Partnership at U.S.-South Korea Summit
April 28, 2023
Rockwell Automation and Doosan Robotics said in Washington, D.C., that they plan to further integrate their robots and controllers and develop new technologies for smart factories.
Rockwell Automation Invests in READY Robotics, Collaborates to Streamline Robot Implementation
March 9, 2023
Rockwell Automation has invested in "software-defined automation" provider READY Robotics to continue development of the ForgeOS platform for developing and controlling robots.
Comau Provides Welding Robots for Foton Daimler Production of Actros Trucks
November 30, 2022
Comau has built a robotic welding system that includes vision technology and the flexibility to handle complex model management and produce 50,000 trucks in China.
Rockwell Automation Launches PowerFlex 755TS AC Drive to Widen Applications
July 22, 2022
Rockwell Automation is offering its PowerFlex 755TS drive with TotalFORCE technology in Asia-Pacific to improve motor-control productivity and ease the maintenance burden on staffers.
Rockwell Automation Partners with System Integrator CAD-IT to Bolster Presence in Asia Pacific
April 14, 2022
Systems integrator CAD-IT will soon start selling Rockwell Automation’s Plex system and Fiix products as part of a new partnership.
Top 8 Industrial Automation Providers to Watch in 2022
February 26, 2022
Industrial automation is still the mainstay of the robotics space, and innovations and new applications are leading to continued growth. Here are some of the top players.
Pack Expo 2021: Robots Seek to Meet Worker Shortage, Efficiency Challenges
September 30, 2021
At Pack Expo in Las Vegas this week, several robotics suppliers demonstrated collaborative robots and other automation designed to meet packaging industry demand.
Rockwell Automation and Comau Collaborate on Robot Controls for Manufacturers
April 20, 2021
Comau and Rockwell Automation are integrating their robotics controls to enable manufacturers to optimize processes and more easily adopt automation.
FANUC and Rockwell Automation Form Coalition to Address Manufacturing Skills Gap
February 23, 2021
FANUC and Rockwell Automation said new apprenticeships will provide more people with fulfilling careers and help companies to bridge the demand for skilled workers.
PTC Extends Alliances with Rockwell Automation and Microsoft
June 12, 2020
Goal is to atccelerate value of digital transformation for manufacturers.
Rockwell Automation and ANSYS Set up Strategic Partnership
November 21, 2019
Companies that target industrial automation and simulation help customers realize better business outcomes through simulation-based digital twins.
Designing Machines in the Age of the IIoT
October 1, 2019
To design equipment for the new digital age, engineers are reinventing the product design process.