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Annual Salary Survey eBook from Machine Design

The latest salary and career insights from mechanical engineers and other industry professionals from the engineering community.

Intelligent Assistant Platforms Improve Conversations with Industrial Robots

Communication with robots in industrial settings demands safety mechanisms that protect people. Conversational language assistants can broker a safer interface.
OnRobot

Heavy-Duty Collaborative Palletizing System Addresses Potato Industry’s Labor Shortages

A limited labor pool compels a potato farmer to think outside the box. The solution? Two rugged electric finger grippers mounted to a cobot arm that handle the 52.5-lb boxes.
Universal Robots

Universal Robots Unveils UR30: Relief for Heavy Lifting

The UR30 is a cobot that will lift heavy payloads while maintaining a compact footprint in a collaborative setting.
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Deliver Robust Automated Systems Through Servo Maintenance

Servo motors are critical to the function of many automated systems, so they require optimal maintenance. Discover how to refine servo motor maintenance strategies.

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Mobile robots like these, also called jack bots, are typically used in warehouses to move large stacks of product shelves and identify products and shelves.
Mobile robots like these, also called jack bots, are typically used in warehouses to move large stacks of product shelves and identify products and shelves.
Mobile robots like these, also called jack bots, are typically used in warehouses to move large stacks of product shelves and identify products and shelves.
Mobile robots like these, also called jack bots, are typically used in warehouses to move large stacks of product shelves and identify products and shelves.
Mobile robots like these, also called jack bots, are typically used in warehouses to move large stacks of product shelves and identify products and shelves.

Emergent Robotics: Pioneering Solutions in Modern Industrial Automation

Collaborative, mobile autonomous, swarm and vision-guided robots are redefining planned work and intralogistics operations.
Avianna
Avianna is a start-up focusing on creating drone software that will support and commercialize UAV operations. The company used advanced AI technologies to boost drone functionality and to unlock previously inaccessible robotics capabilities.
Avianna is a start-up focusing on creating drone software that will support and commercialize UAV operations. The company used advanced AI technologies to boost drone functionality and to unlock previously inaccessible robotics capabilities.
Avianna is a start-up focusing on creating drone software that will support and commercialize UAV operations. The company used advanced AI technologies to boost drone functionality and to unlock previously inaccessible robotics capabilities.
Avianna is a start-up focusing on creating drone software that will support and commercialize UAV operations. The company used advanced AI technologies to boost drone functionality and to unlock previously inaccessible robotics capabilities.
Avianna is a start-up focusing on creating drone software that will support and commercialize UAV operations. The company used advanced AI technologies to boost drone functionality and to unlock previously inaccessible robotics capabilities.

Pushing the Limits of Drone Capabilities

With the promise of operational efficiency and cost savings, the latest autonomous drone functionality and capabilities are prepping industries for greater integration.
Festo U.S.
A notable feature of Festo’s automation platform is its flexible topology. All the distributed and decentralized I/O are under a single IP address.
A notable feature of Festo’s automation platform is its flexible topology. All the distributed and decentralized I/O are under a single IP address.
A notable feature of Festo’s automation platform is its flexible topology. All the distributed and decentralized I/O are under a single IP address.
A notable feature of Festo’s automation platform is its flexible topology. All the distributed and decentralized I/O are under a single IP address.
A notable feature of Festo’s automation platform is its flexible topology. All the distributed and decentralized I/O are under a single IP address.

Emergent Technologies That Improve Productivity and Flexibility

A positive-sum automation strategy demands that next-generation robotics, hardware and automation software improve both productivity and flexibility.
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Dallas manufacturer Aircraft Tooling uses a collaborative robot from Universal Robots to handle plasma and metal powder spray processes, freeing up employees to take on other tasks. With the Waves of Innovation event, Olympus Controls wants to show more manufacturers how robotics and automation deliver benefits such as workforce optimization, and increased productivity.
Dallas manufacturer Aircraft Tooling uses a collaborative robot from Universal Robots to handle plasma and metal powder spray processes, freeing up employees to take on other tasks. With the Waves of Innovation event, Olympus Controls wants to show more manufacturers how robotics and automation deliver benefits such as workforce optimization, and increased productivity.
Dallas manufacturer Aircraft Tooling uses a collaborative robot from Universal Robots to handle plasma and metal powder spray processes, freeing up employees to take on other tasks. With the Waves of Innovation event, Olympus Controls wants to show more manufacturers how robotics and automation deliver benefits such as workforce optimization, and increased productivity.
Dallas manufacturer Aircraft Tooling uses a collaborative robot from Universal Robots to handle plasma and metal powder spray processes, freeing up employees to take on other tasks. With the Waves of Innovation event, Olympus Controls wants to show more manufacturers how robotics and automation deliver benefits such as workforce optimization, and increased productivity.
Dallas manufacturer Aircraft Tooling uses a collaborative robot from Universal Robots to handle plasma and metal powder spray processes, freeing up employees to take on other tasks. With the Waves of Innovation event, Olympus Controls wants to show more manufacturers how robotics and automation deliver benefits such as workforce optimization, and increased productivity.

Robotics and Football: Automation Event Comes to Cowboys Stadium

Olympus Controls invites robotics, automation and manufacturing industries to its inaugural event hosted at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Tex. on Nov. 15.