Robots & Automation

KUKA Webinar: Novel Robotic Applications for Material Handling & Processing

Join robotics and automation specialist KUKA UK and OAL on Tuesday 23rd March at 2:00 pm GMT for a free online webinar to discover the benefits of robotic automation in novel applications.

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JL Goor Offers Bespoke Customisation for FANUC Machines

A leading machinery supplier to the Irish polymer market – and FANUC strategic partner – JL Goor, has installed a new customisation centre in Mullingar to provide a more bespoke offering to its customers.

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Kawasaki Robot Wins on Aggregate

Haith, a leading special-purpose machine builder, has released a video showing a Kawasaki CP180L robot working as part of a flagship form-fill-seal bagging system in the aggregate industry.

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FANUC Expands its Range of Industrial Robots

FANUC has expanded its range of industrial robots with the introduction of two high-payload models: the M-20iD/35 multi-purpose handling robot and the ARC Mate 120iD/35 ARC welding robot.

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Case Study: Laser Marking and Inspection for Medical Device Assembly

In a recent case study, SP Automation and Robotics was called upon to design and manufacture a laser marking and inspection system for a component that was part of an overall assembly medical device assembly.

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Multi-Million Cycle Robot Replaced After Almost 20 Years

A new Kawasaki robot has just been installed to replace an older version which completed an estimated 2 million fault-free lifting cycles for one of Ireland’s leading producers of pallets.

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How UK Manufacturers Can Boost Productivity

2021 could be a pivotal year for the industry in the UK, and the extent to which manufacturers adopt automation may determine its long-term success. Starting 2021 with a positive mindset, Tom Bouchier, Managing Director […]

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KUKA: Focus on Competitiveness Will Make 2021 a Big Year for Robots

Looking ahead into 2021, KUKA UK & Ireland believes the robotics and automation sectors are set for significant growth in response to a range of factors, including labour shortages, Covid-19 measures and growth in the […]

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FANUC Introduces Powerful Compact General-Purpose Robot

FANUC has expanded its range of general-purpose industrial robots with the introduction of the highly compact M-10iD/16S, offering great operational versatility for compact spaces in production lines, including top-mount applications.

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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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