Robotic automation solutions have the power to relieve operators from tedious and repetitive tasks of picking, packing, and palletising. Contributed by Florence Tan, marketing communications, Robotics, ABB (Singapore) Read more...
Collaborative robots are designed from the start to work alongside human workers, instead of replacing them. This is important to secure future jobs and alleviate concerns that robots will ultimately replace human workers. By Shermine Gotfredsen, GM, Universal Robots (SEA & Oceania)   Read more...
Proper planning is critical for the success of any task. Production scheduling is crucial within process manufacturing for both customer satisfaction and operational efficiency. The crucial role of plant scheduling will be discussed further. By Roch Gauthier, senior director product management and Pramodkumar Lakhmapure, country manager (SEA), AspenTech Read more...
The British company Steeper has developed the bebionic myoelectric hand prosthesis, controlled by myoelectric signals generated from muscle contractions in the arm with the help of Faulhaber. By Zsolt Pekker, with content provided by Faulhaber Read more...
The factory of the future will be increasingly automated. Industry 4.0 will play an important part in this transition. Michael Vermeer, product line manager, Panduit Read more...
IAA interviewed Wayne Harper, senior technical director, Zebra Technologies Asia Pacific on on 2D imaging in the manufacturing and logistics sectors. By Mark Johnston Read more...
As robotic technology continues to advance, robots are becoming closer physically to humans, working side-by-side. The collaborative robot (co-bot) is the result of this evolution, allowing humans and robots to work side-by-side safely. By Shermine Gotfredsen, GM, APAC, Universal Robots Read more...
Laempe Mössner Sinto uses IO-Link in a new core shooter machine and achieves shorter cycle times with Turck’s QR24-IOL IO-Link encoder. By Wolfram Stahl, sales specialist, Turck Read more...
Robots can free up additional capacity for machine tools and increase productivity. By Andreas Schuhbauer, Market Segment Manager for Machine Tools, KUKA Roboter Read more...
Advances in robotics is revolutionising a multitude of industries. At the core of this is good design and as approach that should emphasis cooperation, not competition between man and machine. By Mark Johnston Read more...

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