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Automation, Robotics & AI

Oregon-based robotics company Agility Robotics has launched Digit - a bipedal robot designed to work alongside humans for commercial sale - and automotive giant Ford has become its first customer, receiving the first two robots off the production... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

Founded in St. Petersburg in 2001 as a tool distributor, Green Tools is now a major force in the manufacture of cutting tools, providing circular saws and other woodcutting machines for the sawmill, furniture, and woodworking industries throughout... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

UK engineering and design company Plextek has partnered with Norwegian drone specialist Griff Aviation for the development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) with a load capacity of up to 250 kg for use in the construction sector... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

The Agricultural Robots Market is projected to grow from $7.4-billion (€6.65-billion) in 2020 to $20.6-billion (€18.5-billion) by 2025 according to the new market research report by MarketsandMarkets... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

The RPA industry is growing at a rate like no other. Gartner has coined RPA as ‘the fastest-growing segment of the global enterprise software market’ – and predicted that the global market for RPA services will hit an estimated £5.98 billion... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

Denmark's Universal Robots, one of the largest collaborative robot (cobot) manufacturers in the world, has announced that the Danish division of major global brewery group Carlsberg has significantly improved staff safety since integrating cobots... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

A world-first in pipeline technology that is set to revolutionise performance and safety will feature at a robotics conference in the UK later this month... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

In 2020, more than 70% of manufacturers will accelerate their smart factories journey to boost revenue and productivity... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

Systems Applications and Products (SAP) is fundamental to the way many of the world’s largest brands run their manufacturing warehousing and supply chain operations. That is why it is key that automated labelling runs seamlessly and efficiently... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

For about a year, Palmia has been testing a cleaning robot imported by Kiilto. The Finnish provider of restaurant, security, cleaning and facility services say the robot has proven itself to be an effective tool for the professional cleaning of... Read more

HYGIENE, MEDICAL & PHARMACEUTICALS

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing a €50-million loan to Prodrive Technologies, a Dutch tech company active in the design and manufacturing of electronics, software and mechanics... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

The robotics market is set to transform over the next 10 years, based on the most comprehensive robotics tracker yet released by global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research... Read more

At this year's Automation Fair in Chicago, Industry Europe had the chance to sit down with Rockwell Automation CEO Blake Moret in a discussion which covered a range of topics including collaborations with other companies, changes in manufacturing... Read more

AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS & AI

It is arguable that we are currently in the midst of an automation revolution. Most things are becoming digitised and everywhere you turn, it seems that technology is doing a job once reserved for a human... Read more

Changes to the world of modern manufacturing are elevating industry leaders and leaving incumbents behind. Today's "smart factory" is fitted with technologies such as 3D printing and Internet of Things (IoT)-compatible machinery. The systems... Read more

IAG Cargo has announced that it has successfully trialled autonomous drone technology within its warehouse facility in Madrid. Designed around the automation of freight checks, the technology will help improve efficiency and reliability of its... Read more

Continental has a long tradition in automotive, and it supplies a wide range of components for major global brands. Since 2017, their new warehousing hall has let them concentrate all of their logistics processes into one place. Read more

On first sight, Chicago’s Pullman District may not seem like the place you might expect to find one of the United States’ most progressive factories. Passing a giant Walmart and dilapidated buildings on a once prosperous brownfield site in a... Read more

One of the key events in the run up to the Automation Fair hosted by Rockwell Automation was the Perspectives media event where journalists, and Rockwell management heard from top brass about the company's achievements and plans for the future... Read more

Last week, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) proposed that the EU should develop a system of certification for trusted applications and products using artificial intelligence (AI), to be delivered by an independent body... Read more

  • A woodworking milling cutter being programmed in ESPRIT

  • Preparing for the start of part processing on a HAAS UMC-750SS machine

  • An array of cutting tools made by Green Tools

  • Drones construction

  • Agricultural Robots Market Worth $20.6bn by 2025 says report

  • RPA