Tooling & Workholding
The next frontier for robotic automation is near human workers.
This shop justified the robot solely through improved use of labor. Other benefits came to light after the automation arrived.
This video, which first appeared in the Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) during the 2014 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), was designed to help you discover ways that automation can move your manufacturing forward.
This video, which first appeared in the Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) during the 2014 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) was designed to address answer some quick questions about automation.
North American companies ordered more than 27,000 robots last year, says industry group—a 28-percent increase over the prior year.
Next-generation, new-generation, co-worker—call it whatever; there is a robotics revolution rolling into manufacturing, warehousing, materials handling and supply chains worldwide.
Edited By Russ Willcutt
BCG research predicts that by 2025, adoption of advanced robots will boost productivity by as much as 30 percent in many industries located in countries such as South Korea, China, the United States, Japan and Germany.