Geek+, a global leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) and warehouse automation, and Universal Logic, a world-leading pioneer of an AI/sensor/machine-control software “brain” for robots, announce the beginning of a new partnership. Together, the two technology leaders declare a joint…
The Rockwell Automation Kinetix 5100 servo drive and Kinetix TLP servo motor standalone motion solution is now available in 480V for use in a wider range of OEM applications for packaging, converting, print and web, machine and assembly, and life sciences. The…
Scallog, one of the leading suppliers of logistics robots in France, has signed an integrator agreement with Bastian Solutions, a Toyota Advanced Logistics company, and a long-established intralogistics expert in the USA. The purpose of the agreement is to launch…
Hyundai Motor Group has agreed to acquire approximately 80% stake in American engineering and robotics design company Boston Dynamics from SoftBank Group for US$1.1bn. The move can fuel Hyundai’s long-term goal to become a smart mobility solutions provider by leveraging…
Customer focus, digital innovation and remote services were drivers for ABB’s leadership position in Distributed Control Systems (DCS) for the 21st consecutive year, according to analyst  Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are central to automation in the energy and process industries,…
Tuesday, 15 December 2020 09:41

Robots replacing jobs

Robots replacing jobs, reduced reliance on China and consumers shunning fast fashion will be the long term effects of COVID on the supply chain, predict industry leaders UK logistics industry claim British businesses will see big changes as a result…
Honda Motor Co., Inc (Honda Motor) witnessed an 80% jump in influencer conversations on Twitter during June-November 2020 over the previous six months, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Smitarani Tripathy, Influencer Analyst at GlobalData, comments: “In…
Today, Boris Johnson revealed his intentions to accelerate the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles, bringing it forward by five years to 2030, as part of a £4bn ‘green industrial revolution.’ £1.3bn of investment has also…
Konecranes has won an order to deliver over 40 next-generation lifting products to the Smart Technology Hub, a new integrated center of research, product development and production in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa owned by Wärtsilä Finland, with a preliminary agreement for additional…
Datalogic is pleased to introduce the new Memor™ K mobile computer, a powerful, pocketable companion for any data capture application, whether in the retail store, manufacturing floor, or distribution centre. The Memor K stands out in the market for its…
Wednesday, 11 November 2020 10:19

New range of ultra-compact harmonic filters

Supply installation and repair specialist, CP Automation has announced its new range of small-footprint Revcon harmonic filters and regen units.  To ensure equipment longevity and efficient energy consumption across oil and gas, water treatment and data centre sectors, the extended…
Halton will open the company's 10th product development center, the Halton Innovation Hub, on the grounds of its Lahti plant. The Hub will focus on the target environments of the company's Marine business: galleys and cabins, as well as energy…
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 11:32

Making the most of downtime

~ When a factory is in shutdown, sitting still shouldn’t be the first option ~ Injuries in sport are inevitable, but the greatest sporting comebacks haven’t been achieved by simply accepting the circumstances and waiting for recovery. The same philosophy…
Eficode named in Gartner research for the second time in 2020 Eficode, Europe’s leading DevOps company, was recognized as a representative vendor in Gartner’s Market Guide (1). According to the report, "this Market Guide explores the market and how it’s…
A shared frustration for ineffective client processes and lack of quality consultants in the tech world led partners Karl Leahlander and Ruben Teijeiro to found Youpal in Sweden in 2016. With a growing international client portfolio, their partnership was later…