Upstream sealing stations in the car manufacturing painting process are already highly automated. However, sealing is still performed manually for hard-to-reach car body parts. Dürr recently developed a solution to further increase the level of automation and significantly reduce the need for manual intervention.
Systems integration specialist SELLA CONTROLS, through its existing Mitsubishi Systems Integrator Program (MSIP) agreement, has now expanded its capability and offering by becoming a Mitsubishi Electric ICONICS Suite Integrator.
Kassow Robots, a developer of 7-axis cobot solutions for machine tending, material handling, and related applications, is pleased to announce its KR1018 7-axis cobot is being deployed as part of a solution to automate the textile industry.
The Ethernet based GigE Vision standard is still considered the most frequently used interface in machine vision. It offers a large variety of compatible standard network equipment and enables scaling the performance of the whole system over a wide range. This makes GigE Vision especially suitable for multi-camera systems.
After a construction time of just 16 months, Leuze has opened its new production site in Malacca (Malaysia). With immediate effect, Leuze sensors will be produced there for the international market. Leuze's Asian customers are primarily supplied from Malaysia.
Continental selects bio-attributed PVC BIOVYN for its production of surface materials for the automotive industry. BIOVYN resins help Continental to reduce its carbon footprint. Certified by the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials, BIOVYN delivers a reduction in carbon footprint of over 70%. The use of BIOVYN resins meets increasing customer demand for more sustainable raw materials.