Tuesday, September 25, 2007
 
FANUC Robotics in the News - September 07
 
See FANUC Robotics and its integrators in the news

FANUC Robotics and its integrators are regularly featured in a variety of publications and Websites. The following lists recent articles in the news:

 

WVXU Cincinnati (NPR Affiliate) – Focus On Technology

  

FANUC Robotics’ Central SMART Center located in Cincinnati, Ohio recently hosted a very successful Intelligent Robotic Applications Forum.  The event offered visitors a chance to see robot system demonstrations, interactive presentations, and breakout seminars on our latest LR Mate 200iC LEAN (light, efficient, accurate, nimble) robot and iRVision products including examples of 2D and 3D robotic vision applications.  Also, attendees had the opportunity to meet with our automation experts to discuss their manufacturing challenges. 

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Injection Molding Magazine – Ghosts in the moldmaking machines

  

ATM—automated tool manufacturing—now allows the same number of moldmakers to produce twice as many technologically advanced molds in half the time it took them to produce half as many.  Read the article.

 

Modern Machine Shop – Robots Make A Clean Sweep

 

As one Escanaba, Michigan-based Tier 1 supplier to major diesel engine manufacturers demonstrates, using robots to adequately clean and deburr parts with cavities, cross-holes, deep, tapped holes or other internal features is a real and potentially effective possibility.  Read the article.

 

Tooling & Production – Renaissance for robots

  

In truth, there is a growing general reliance on robotics in manufacturing. Today, you’ll find 168,000 robots in use in U.S. factories, reports the Robotic Industries Association (RIA). Only Japan uses more robots.  Read the article.

 

Industry Week – Meet the New Robots

 

The latest generation of robots offers performance advances, growing integration of vision and an enlarging capability to transform manufacturing.

Read the article.