AUTOMATION NEWS

Injection Molding

Wittmann Battenfeld Moves Into New Brazilian Location

Originally planned for March, the move to the larger site was delayed until August due to COVID-19.

Automation

Sepro Group Launches Virtual Showroom

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.

Automation

Rethink Robotics Gets New Headquarters & Production Plant

New Hahn Group cobot subsidiary gets its own facilities, collaborates with Siemens.

Automation

Hahn Automation’s New Healthcare Technology Center

Hahn Automation in Germany, parent of Hahn Plastics Automation in Windsor, Conn., has a new technology center for the healthcare sector.

Automation

Robotics Consultation Service Launched

TM Robotics has created a free robotics consultation service to advise plastics manufacturers on how to add automation to their operations.

Automation

Engel Announces Virtual Event to Showcase Planned Fakuma Rollouts

The injection molding machine and automation supplier says its e-xperience virtual event to be held Oct. 13-16 will feature exhibits, a presentation program, and one-on-one meetings with local contacts and other experts.

Consumer Products

Metro Mold & Design Adds Four Injection Molding Machines

Minnesota based injection molder and blow molder invested a total of $4 million in equipment, including four Engel injection molding machines and Ilsemann Automation technology.

Automation

Sepro America to Offer Virtual Robot Training

Free training webinars made available to its customers using online meeting systems.
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Packaging

Brown Machine Group Acquires aXatronics Robotic Capabilities

BMG’s Nalle automation systems with aXatronics’ robotic offerings said to provide the ‘ultimate’ packaging manufacturing solution.

Injection Molding

Wittmann Battenfeld USA Cancels Open House and Technical Symposium

Citing Covid-19, the supplier of injection molding machines, automation and auxiliary equipment has canceled the event planned for September 24-25 at its U.S. headquarters in Torrington, Conn.