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Robots & Automation

Countdown to FANUC UK’s Inaugural Virtual Injection Moulding Event

From Monday 23rd to Friday 27th November, FANUC UK will be hosting its first-ever virtual event, focusing on unlocking the benefits of automation for the injection moulding market.

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Wittmann Battenfeld Robotics Works for Alltrista Plastics

Dorset-based Alltrista Plastics (formerly Jarden Plastics), part of the JADEX Group is increasingly sourcing robotic solutions and ancillary equipment from Wittmann Battenfeld UK.

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5 Factors that Influence the Cost of Automating Medical Device Manufacturing

There are many major benefits for automating within the medical device industry, including speed, cleanliness, but more importantly, having control of the process. In this highly regulated sector, which factors will influence costs, and how […]

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New Kawasaki Robot is Fastest in its Class – Sneak Preview Video

The all-new Kawasaki RS13N industrial robot is about to be introduced to UK users and a sneak preview video has emerged showing it in action.

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FANUC UK: Robotics Report Must Be a Wake-Up Call for UK Manufacturing

Tom Bouchier, Managing Director at FANUC UK, thinks that the latest report from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) needs to be a wake-up call for the UK manufacturing industry. The report details the extent […]

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FANUC UK to Host Virtual Injection Moulding Technology Event

FANUC UK is hosting a virtual event focusing on automation for the injection moulding industry at the end of November, allowing moulding companies to get to grips with emerging automation technology from the comfort of […]

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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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