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Robot and Controller for Harsh Environments
ABB’s IRB 1100 robot, powered by the new OmniCore C90XT controller, is IP67-rated.
Feb 3rd, 2020
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Meeting E-commerce Expectations with Automation
As online retailers shape consumer buying behavior by offering customized goods, manufacturers are turning to technology suppliers and machine builders to add flexibility into production, packaging, and supply chain processes.
Jan 28th, 2020
SPS 2019 Highlights
Automation World Director of Content David Greenfield reports from the SPS (Smart Production Solutions) 2019 event in Nuremberg, Germany.
Dec 19th, 2019
B&R Integrates ABB Robotics for Machine Builders
The merger of ABB’s robotics with B&R’s machine control components into one software architecture is designed to ease the component purchasing and development process for OEMs creating highly synchronized automation applications.
Dec 8th, 2019
Digital Twin Technology Reduces Commissioning Times
ABB’s PickMaster aims to shorten commissioning times from days to hours.
Sep 23rd, 2019
Compact and Lightweight 6-Axis Robot
The IRB 1100 from ABB is aimed at fast, accurate small parts assembly.
Nov 12th, 2018
Robots Become More Collaborative, Intuitive and Capable
Robotic technologies are finding a place across the industrial spectrum, driven in large part by a lack of humans available to get the job done. A variety of robotic improvements also help.
Nov 9th, 2018
Robot Cuts Maintenance Costs
The IRB 6790 Foundry Prime robot from ABB targets high-pressure water jet cleaning applications in harsh industrial environments with 100 percent humidity.
Aug 14th, 2018
Finding the Fit for Automation
For manufacturers like Taylor Guitars, where intensive handwork is part of the company’s brand, the application of automation can be a tricky—but much needed—challenge.
Jul 5th, 2017