For safety when working with robot assistants, the BMW Group works together with Pilz: the automation company carries out the conformity assessment including final CE marking.
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have found new evidence suggesting that batteries based on sodium and potassium hold promise as a potential alternative to lithium-based batteries.
A new system spearheaded by researchers from MIT CSAIL allows users to instantly correct robot mistakes with nothing more than brain signals and the flick of a finger.
Global sales of industrial robots reached the new record of 380,550 units in 2017 – an increase of 29 percent compared to the previous year (2016: 294,300 units).
UK manufacturers are increasingly outsourcing critical areas of plant management in an attempt to plug a growing skills gap.