Universal Robots USA, Inc.

11 Technology Dr.
East Setauket, NY 11733 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Automation: New Cobot Does the Heavy Lifting
Universal Robots brings out new collaborative robot with higher payload capacity—35 lb.

Multi-brand EOAT compatibility simplifies programming, training and purchasing.

Use the Same End-of-Arm Tooling Across Cobot Brands
At east nine brands of cobots and light industrial robots can use the same OnRobot quick-change tooling.

Kassow 7-axis cobot.

People-Friendly Robotics: Another Danish Cobot Arrives on U.S. Market
Kassow Robots of Denmark is introducing seven-axis cobots here through Gibson Engineering.

Kassow offers 7-axis cobots in a range of sizes.

Another Danish Cobot Debuts in U.S.
Kassow Robots is now represented here by Gibson Engineering.

Six-axis articulated-arm robots get their name from the six distinct rotations that allow it to grip an object at almost any angle and at almost any point within its reach.

AUTOMATION—PART 2 When to Consider Six-Axis Articulated-Arm Robots
Extraordinary versatility suits articulated-arm robots to a wide variety of operations, from loading inserts and unloading parts to decorating, assembly and testing. They also pair well with Cartesian robots. Many mounting options and improved speed and ease of programming add to their flexibility.

UR cobot uses a vision system to pick up and orient caps before assembling them onto a molded part.

‘Cobot’ Molding Assistants Take on New Challenges
They’re not just for packing boxes anymore. Collaborative robots are proving themselves capable of more sophisticated machine-tending tasks.

At Dynamic Group, a small injection molder in Ramsey, Minn., a Universal Robots UR10 cobot handles the entire injection molding process.

AUTOMATION—PART 3 Cobots: The New Option for Injection Molders
Take all the versatility of an articulated-arm robot, and add the ability to work safely in proximity to humans without guarding, and you have a new option for freeing workers from repetitive operations.

Juergen van Holland (l.), president of Universal Robots, signing deal with Jean-Michel Renaudeau, CEO of Sepro Group.

Robot & Cobot Makers Are Pairing Up
Sepro adds its Visual controls to UR collaborative robots.

LiftKit adds a vertical seventh axis to UR robots.

Automation: New Accessories for Cobots
A vertical seventh axis and abrasive sander attachment for UR cobots.

UR5 cobot placing two tiny inserts into the mold, then demolding finished parts and runner.

Cobots Help Molder Find ‘Right Balance’ Between People and Automation
Short-run, quick-turn custom molder uses collaborative robots selectively to make people more productive.

Molding 2019 Robots and automation

The Automated Molding Shop Is Here; Are You Ready?
Robotic installation records are being smashed the world over, making it likely that your competitors (here and abroad) are automating—are you up on the latest technologies and best practices?

A dozen Markforged 3D printers for prototypes and short runs at EVCO Plastics.

Full Plate of New Technologies on the Table at EVCO Plastics
A new low-pressure molding process, 3D printing of production parts and prototype tooling, collaborative robots, and process monitoring with automatic QC are all on the menu.

OnRobot gripper on a Unversal Robots cobot.

OnRobot Opens U.S. Office in Dallas
Danish maker of electric grippers for many types of cobots.

UR e-Series cobots are more precise

Automation: Cobots Get Upgrades in Control & Precision
Universal Robots’ new e-Series cobots have tighter repeatability plus force control.

OnRobot gripper on Universal Robots cobot.

OnRobot Opens U.S. Office in Dallas
Danish maker of grippers for collaborative robots has new U.S. headquarters.

Piab Kenos KCS gripper for collaborative robots

Automation: New Grippers for Cobots
Two new gripper solutions for collaborative robots.

Universal Robots cobot feeds product into Kanga Poucher

‘Cobot’ Pioneer Makes NPE Debut
Universal Robots shows value of “collaborative” robots in form/fill/seal, box loading, and bottle packing/palletizing.

Industry 4.0 explained by VDMA

Injection Molding at NPE2018: A Showplace for the ‘Smart Factory’
In Orlando, you’ll glimpse the future, and it’s automated and interconnected. But don’t worry, there are plenty of ways for plants of all sizes to get in on these trends.

Proco Machinery’s Robo Packer case packer Universal Robots.

Collaborative Robots Help Automate Blow Molding Lines
Collaborative robot arm automates bottle/jar packing at half the cost of conventional automation.

Product Categories of Universal Robots USA, Inc.

General Purpose Robots and EOAT