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RBTX Low-Cost Robotics live workshop presents a journey into automation

RBTX Low-Cost Robotics live workshop presents a journey into automation

In a dynamic convergence of industry experts, innovators, and enthusiasts, igus, recently hosted the RBTX Low-Cost Robotics Live Workshop. This event, held at the North of England Robotics Innovation Centre (NERIC), brought together numerous users of low-cost robotics as well as automation novices.

12th April 2024

Meeting the needs of demanding food and beverage applications

Meeting the needs of demanding food and beverage applications

In the last of this week’s previews for May’s FoodManufacturing.Live, we look at some of the engineering products specifically developed to address the manufacturing challenges within this demanding sector, and their applications, focusing on track rollers from Schaeffler, sensing solutions from Baumer, robot dress packs from Murrplastik and flow meters from ifm electronic.

12th April 2024

Neura Robotics and OMRON forge strategic alliance

Neura Robotics and OMRON forge strategic alliance

Neura Robotics and OMRON Robotics and Safety Technologies are excited to announce their strategic partnership which aims to revolutionise the manufacturing industry by introducing cognitive robots into factory automation, leveraging advanced AI capabilities to enhance efficiency, flexibility, and safety.

11th April 2024

Festo and QM Systems collaborate to develop new automated mass testing system

Festo and QM Systems collaborate to develop new automated mass testing system

Industrial automation specialist Festo and systems integrator QM Systems have collaborated on the evolution of a new automated laboratory system that fills, caps and labels test vials at speeds of up to 3000 vials per hour.

11th April 2024

Boosting efficiency in food manufacturing

Boosting efficiency in food manufacturing

In the latest in our series of previews for FoodManufacturing.Live, we look at the topic of efficiency, and the solutions that will enable businesses to boost their productivity while saving energy. In particular, we focus on food portioning technology from Telsonic, energy efficiency solutions from Spooner Industries, vision systems from IDS and digital panel meters from London Electronics.

11th April 2024

Apex Designs Hydraulic Power Unit for Giant Steel Plate Cutting Machine

Apex Designs Hydraulic Power Unit for Giant Steel Plate Cutting Machine

Apex Hydraulics was approached by a client that had been partnering for many years with a local steel rolling mill. As machine designers, they had been commissioned to redesign, manufacture and install a new steel plate shear press with cutting plate.

10th April 2024

Addressing safety in food manufacturing applications

Addressing safety in food manufacturing applications

In the second in our series of previews for FoodManufacturing.Live, which opens its doors at the National Motorcycle Museum on 1 May 2024, we look specifically at the issue of safety within food and beverage production, highlighting solutions from SKF, Pilz and MachineSafe Compliance.

10th April 2024

SCADA-based energy management system and IIoT for Industry 4.0

SCADA-based energy management system and IIoT for Industry 4.0

Delta will be participating in the upcoming Advanced Factories 2024 with a showcase under the theme ‘Connecting Devices, Shaping Solutions.’ The exhibit will include the VTScada energy management solution and the IIoT Solution for Industry 4.0.

9th April 2024

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