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Robots & Automation

Long Reach with a High Payload: FANUC Expands M-900 Series

FANUC has expanded its heavy payload M-900 six-axis robot series with the introduction of the long-reach M-900iB/330L.

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How Can a Vision Inspection System Exceed Your Expectations?

In the world of automation, perfection is paramount, and you shouldn’t settle for anything less than the best. With this in mind, how can an automated system exceed your expectations?

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Automation Case Study: Medical Device Assembly Cell

A client of SP Automation & Robotics required a system to automatically assemble a medical device within a cleanroom, comprising of a series of vessels secured in an enclosure. In addition to the assembly, the […]

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A Robot for All Tasks in the Medium Payload Category: the New KR IONTEC from KUKA

Robotics and automation specialist KUKA is launching a new product series to the market. As the successor to the KR 60-3, the KR IONTEC sets new standards in terms of flexibility in the medium payload […]

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KUKA KR 4 AGILUS: Compact Performance Wherever it is Needed

The new, ultra-compact KR 4 AGILUS small robot from KUKA impresses with its utmost precision, small footprint, and low maintenance requirements.

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Can Machine Automation Help us Recover from the Pandemic?

During such uncertain times, investing may not be at the top of many companies’ agendas, but could Automation and Robotics be the key to helping many UK Manufacturing companies’ recovery plans for the future?

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ES-1400II the Star of the Show at B&H Mouldings

When B&H Mouldings needed to urgently replace two ageing Cartesian robots, the company utilised PlastikCity’s online procurement platform to contact automation suppliers, leading to the installation of two new Star robots courtesy of Plastech Solutions.

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New FANUC Cobot Now Available to UK Customers

FANUC’s new lightweight collaborative robot, the CRX-10iA, offers solutions for post-lockdown manufacturing and is now available to UK customers.

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Robots Lift Pastry Sales in Italy

Italian pastry manufacturer, Sfoglia Torino, needed a robotic solution to speed up the packaging of its vol-au-vents. Despite the delicate and irregular nature of the payload, Kawasaki Robotics provided a solution that significantly improved pastry […]

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FANUC UK to Host Dedicated Automation Event for Injection Moulders

FANUC UK is set to open its doors to the British injection moulding market with a dedicated automation open house at the end of September.

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