New standard establishes guidelines for the design, implementation, set-up, operation, maintenance and modification of robots in use with injection molding machine systems.
Muller Technology says the self-contained case packer is built around an Omron 6-axis collaborative robot.
Dynamic Conveyor says this specialized line addresses four key preform molder areas of need.
Yaskawa Motoman introduces smallest model in GP series.
Sepro Group says its MED Series of 3-, 5- and 6-axis robots is equipped with the features medical customers have been requesting for robots sold into ISO 7 and 8 clean room applications.
The Denver-based custom injection molder added the Toyo all-electric presses in support of new business in the packaging, consumer and industrial goods segments.
The Danish manufacturer of collaborative robots announced that Kim Povlsen will become president effective March 1.
The global pandemic invigorated longstanding trends and new market forces to push broad-based adoption of automation and robotics from the incremental to the inexorable.
ATI Industrial Automation offers a variety of end-effector kits for Fanuc CRX cobots.
Building off the display of a prototype at K 2019, Sepro has finished the redesign of its Success robot range with three models, including ones with five-axis operation.
TechnoMed is now Tecnoideal America.
Campetella’s open house showcases enhancements in performance and service.
Engel is offerings its injection molding machine and linear robot customers six individually configurable maintenance packages.
OnRobot’s 2FG7 gripper is well suited for low-volume, high-mix production and many different applications, including machine tending, material handling and assembly.
What does it take to automate a horizontal injection molding cell to handle micro-sized inserts and molded parts? General-purpose top-entry robots and tooling may not be up to the job.
Curriculum provides cobot training as part of an integrated course and awards industry-recognized certification.
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic could force plastics processors to revisit technologies previously overlooked, many of which will be on display at May’s NPE2021 show. In part one of a series on emerging trends and technologies to explore during the triennial event, we look at digital manufacturing.
Originally planned for March, the move to the larger site was delayed until August due to COVID-19.
There is no “one size fits all” solution in automation. When considering what it would look like in your plant, hone in on the staff, products, space, and goals that are specific to you and the automation system that you will be installing.
The robot and automation supplier has assembled an array of equipment and technical expertise in a ‘Virtual Showroom’ that will be live at least through 2020.
New Hahn Group cobot subsidiary gets its own facilities, collaborates with Siemens.
A newly developed direct drive from Wittmann Battenfeld and a re-design of the supporting structure has lightened the unit by 40% over its predecessor.
Wittmann Battenfeld latest Primus robot—48/48T—can support injection molding machines with up to 1200 tons of clamping force.