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Published: 9/5/2017

Large-Scale 3D Printing Venture Competes with Injection Molding
With 160 FDM printers, a Brooklyn startup offers part runs up to 10,000 units—and soon perhaps 100,000—at prices competitive with injection molding.

Published: 6/20/2017

New Robots Made Safer Around People—Without Sacrificing Performance
One robot, five levels of safety around people.

Published: 6/20/2017

Sepro Expands Robot Operations in U.S. & France
U.S. expansion will allow assembly of large robots.

Published: 4/25/2017

If Two Arms Are Better Than One, Are Four Better Than Two?
Robots with two main arms have proven useful in applications ranging from stack molds to IML to insert molding and performing a variety of post-mold operations. The concept has evolved to the point that a single robot chassis can have two kick assem...

Published: 4/25/2017

High-Tech Blow Molding At Agri-Industrial Plastics
This family-owned custom molder stands out in its use of advanced computer and automation tools to claim a niche in large, complex, and multi-layer parts.

Published: 3/24/2017

Negri Bossi & Sytrama Moving to Michigan
Injection machine and robot suppliers move from Delaware to Midwest.

Published: 1/18/2017

Connectivity & Collaboration in Robotics & Automation at K 2016
Besides a handful of new robots and pickers, the big themes were modular ‘plug-and-play’ automation, Industry 4.0 connectivity, easier programming, and safer collaboration with human workers.

Published: 12/18/2016

Left & Right Door Panels from One Machine, One Mold, Twin Robots
Two robots one one beam are controlled through the injection machine.

Published: 12/17/2016

Making Standard Robots More “Collaborative”
Laser scanners can slow or stop a robot temporarily when a human approaches.

Published: 12/8/2016

MGS Combines Multishot and Automation Businesses into New, Combined Space
Walking distance from its corporate headquarters in Germantown, Wisc., MGS Mfg. Group has opened a 40,000-ft2 space that combines its automation cell and modular multimaterial molding systems businesses.