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KUKA shows off its new robots

Industrial automation

KUKA shows off its new robots

Intelligent automation is gaining new heights with the company’s dual innovations – the LBR iisy cobot and the mobile home robot ‘i-do’. Get set for speedy and efficient robots to rule the market. read...

Fanuc’s next-gen innovations

Product update

Fanuc’s next-gen innovations

The organisation has been making news by unveiling some recent products over the past few months. Let’s take a glimpse into their latest launches. read...

Automatica – Loaded with enlightenment

Event attractions

Automatica – Loaded with enlightenment

The trade fair Automatica will be hosting additional programmes that will provide further insights into the latest trends of the industry. The display areas and live sessions are expected to educate visitors about future technologies. read...

Three trends in digital transformation

Market sense

Three trends in digital transformation

Digital technology is one of the most vital segments that will change the way manufacturing takes place forever. Read on to find out the latest trends of this gigantic revolution. read...

Automating the future with Omron

Innovations

Automating the future with Omron

The company has set a benchmark with its innovations in artificial intelligence, robotics, automation, and sensing and control. Some of its unique technologies will be highlighted in this write up. read...

Universal Robots is automating realities

Automation

Universal Robots is automating realities

Mobile plug-and-produce solutions are the need of the hour in today’s hectic production processes. Universal Robotics reveals the perks of these solutions which are highly flexible and easy to integrate. read...

Applications for 3D-printed mould inserts

Tech Focus

Applications for 3D-printed mould inserts

Prototyping and small-batch production are typical application areas of 3D printing. If the physical properties of injection-moulded parts are needed, however, 3D-printed moulds may be a viable solution. Depending on the requirements, plastic or metal 3D printing makes sense. read...

Automatica 2018 with IT2Industry theme area

IIoT and Robotics

Automatica 2018 with IT2Industry theme area

The new topic area IT2Industry at Automatica 2018 provides information on the interaction between automation and information technology - a core component of digital automation and robotics. It offers companies guidance on current digitisation trends. read...

Future of the machine vision market

Market scenario

Future of the machine vision market

The global machine vision system market is on an uptrend. The latest trends in the market along with global business opportunities for this growing sector make it one of the technologies to watch out for. read...

Metal additive manufacturing on the move

Industry trends

Metal additive manufacturing on the move

Reports predict the metal additive manufacturing market to grow to over 6.6 billion dollars by 2026. It is in this background that we take a look at the latest market acquisitions and trends of this growing segment. read...

Mexico – Hannover Messe’s partner country

Event special

Mexico – Hannover Messe’s partner country

Hannover Messe 2018 has collaborated with Mexico to become the event’s partner country for this year. The country will be offering innovative technologies and business opportunities in order to expand its international trade relations. read...

Guide for Hannover Messe 2018

Event planner

Guide for Hannover Messe 2018

Visitors are often left clueless on many aspects when they decide to attend a huge event. This is the reason that we have combined all the relevant information about Hannover Messe in this article so that you can explore the event with ease. read...

Six fields of action for successful automation

R&D

Six fields of action for successful automation

With its current study on “Successfully Automating Toolmaking”, the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT, together with the WBA Tooling Academy Aachen, has carried out an investigation on the capabilities and the problems with automation in toolmaking. read...

These are the most shameless plagiarisms of 2018

Plagiarius 2018

These are the most shameless plagiarisms of 2018

Each year, the Aktion Plagiarius society awards the most shameless forgeries and imitations of products. In 2018, ten products were awarded with the negative prize. read...

New functions also simplify electrode construction

Open Mind

New functions also simplify electrode construction

CAD/CAM manufacturer Open Mind recently released Version 2018.1 of the Hyper-Mill software suite. Several new functions have been included: ‘soft overlap’ blending enhancements, 3D-optimised roughing for high feed cutters, and ‘global fitting,’ a CAM-oriented CAD function. The software also features process-optimised functions for electrode manufacturing, Open Mind announced. read...

Digitalisation is supposed to make Shenyang global

Business strategy

Digitalisation is supposed to make Shenyang global

The products of Shenyang Machine Tools, one of the world's largest machine tool manufacturers, are still relatively simple and the competition from Germany or Japan is far ahead. Technical innovations for productivity gains are not in sight - that's why the Chinese manufacturer is relying on digitization. read...

Switzerland: Using Blockchain in the industry

Internet of Things

Switzerland: Using Blockchain in the industry

Hardly anyone understands what Blockchain is, but everyone has high expectations of it. Let's start with the digital cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin so that we can understand this technology's potential for the industry. read...

The rise of grinding machines

Market insight

The rise of grinding machines

The grinding machine market is expected to keep growing in the future. New innovations and machines from global players of the sector are in demand and firms try to fulfill these calls by constantly updating their product portfolio. read...

New “SPOTLIGHTMETAL“ Portal

Spotlightmetal

New “SPOTLIGHTMETAL“ Portal

International content platform for the light metal casting sector was launched in January 2018. read...

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