Category Archives: Robots

RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT WITH ABB ROBOTS

Professor Pedro Cárdenas, from the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering at the National University of Colombia (UNAL), and a group of students of Mechatronic Engineering—Juregn Krejci, Alejandro Marín, Sebastián Realpe, Johan Ramírez, and Luis Rodríguez—developed a new robotic classification system as part of the final project of their Robotics course. They used spare parts

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The Rise of Robots-as-a-Service

A common perception of robots is that they’re high-cost and high-maintenance resources. To some extent, this is true as most unused manufacturing robots can cost anywhere between USD 50,000 to 80,000 and require regular upgrades.

COVID-19 AND ROBOTIC AUTOMATION

We are living through one of the most difficult moments of humanity, as we fight against a highly contagious virus that has led us to isolate ourselves. COVID-19 has taken many lives, but during this trying time, we have identified something that is in favor of “technology.” The economy has suffered considerable variations. Millions of

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AUTHENTIC PORCELAIN BY MAJA SOBURA

The ceramic manufacturing application developed by industrial robots has adjusted the precision and flexibility for handling the different shapes and materials used thanks to the advances in technology. The potential that industrial robots have developed has been a collaborative tool for those artists with views focused on finding improvements and quality in their works. You

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PALED WITH SECOND HAND ROBOTS

New technologies have provided great advances and solutions to industrial and service processes. Palletization robots have contributed a great deal in increasing speeds, productivity, and efficiency. Acquiring a renewed robotic arm for palletizing can further reduce costs and generate the same benefits as a new one, such as facilitating transport and storage. Used robots help

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5 Places You Don’t Expect To Find Robots

With the worldwide sales of industrial robots reaching a whopping 384,000 units in 2018, global spending on robots is at an all-time high. More and more businesses are relying on the use of robots for effective and efficient work. Despite how much we’re used to having robots at work, there are still some unexpected sectors

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COMBINATION OF FANUC AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Automation with industrial robots is combined with artificial intelligence (AI), contributing to an increase in factory automation. The manufacture of FANUC industrial robots plans on designing a new tool based on artificial intelligence to facilitate the training of robots, thus gaining time efficiency. Today, taking advantage of the use of new technologies to optimize the

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WHEN TO AUTOMATE MATERIAL HANDLING

One of the most repetitive, monotonous and dangerous jobs for humans is handling materials throughout the factory. Here is where we turn to automation, the solution to this need. Robots are currently the ideal tool for moving any object in any direction, as many times as necessary. Automated technology has become increasingly essential in material

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