Palletize and stretch wrap on a single machine

Palletize and stretch wrap on a single machine

Flexible palletizing system with 3-year warranty now offers the ability to stretch wrap   For immediate release   Chalfont, PA – CSi Palletizing to exhibit it’s revolutionary i-Pal palletizing system with integrated stretch wrapper at PACK EXPO 2016.   As a response to market demand for packaging systems that “do more with less”, CSi has […]

Omnidirectional Mobile Robot Has Just Two Moving Parts

Omnidirectional Mobile Robot Has Just Two Moving Parts

Spherical Induction Motor Eliminates Robot’s Mechanical Drive System PITTSBURGH— More than a decade ago, Ralph Hollis invented the ballbot, an elegantly simple robot whose tall, thin body glides atop a sphere slightly smaller than a bowling ball. The latest version, called SIMbot, has an equally elegant motor with just one moving part: the ball. The […]

Robotic Trimmer by Evatech

Robotic Trimmer by Evatech

Tampa, FL – Evatech, Inc. has recently released the Robotic Trimmer Attachment, or RTA. It is a light commercial trimmer attachment for the Hybrid Goat 22T series that allows operators to reach small hard to reach spots, such as under guard rails. The 22T is a tracked remote controlled slope mower which features Evatech s […]

Servosila Robotic Arms launched

Servosila Robotic Arms launched

Servosila, a robotics technology company, announced a launch of a new line of robotic arm manipulators specifically targeted at mobile robotics market. “Servosila Robotic Arms are the first manipulators specifically designed for mobile robots,” – said the company’s spokesperson, – “it is very easy to retrofit any existing robotic chassis or a torso with a […]

Sarcos Robotics Secures Investment from Caterpillar, GE and Microsoft

Sarcos Robotics Secures Investment from Caterpillar, GE and Microsoft

BELLEVUE, WA and SALT LAKE CITY, UT (Business Wire) September 12, 2016 – Sarcos Robotics, a global leader in the development of dexterous industrial robots for use in unstructured environments, announced today it has secured funding from a group of top-tier strategic investors including Caterpillar Ventures, GE Ventures, and Microsoft Corporation. Additionally, Cottonwood Technology Fund […]

Soft Robotic grippers for packaging

Soft Robotic grippers for packaging

Tech start-up to exhibit their latest gripping technology in Booth 9901 – Looks to enable the snack & baking industries with packaging automation Cambridge, MA – Snack and bakery packaging automation has typically come with its own set of limitations. For example, many products have variable characteristics such as weight, size and shape – all […]

Integrating self-driving robots with delivery vans to provide local delivery

Integrating self-driving robots with delivery vans to provide local delivery

Stuttgart, Germany, September 7, 2016 – Starship Technologies, the start-up transforming the delivery industry with a fleet of friendly sidewalk robots, is announcing today its partnership with Mercedes-Benz Vans to develop ‘Robovan’, the world’s first transportation system integrating specially-adapted vans with autonomous delivery robots to allow efficient delivery of goods in neighbourhoods.   The semi-autonomous […]

Robotic autonomous shelf auditing and analytics solution

SAN FRANCISCO—August 16, 2016 – As part of its participation at this week’s Intel Developer Forum, Simbe Robotics today announced that it is now using the Intel RealSense camera in its pioneering Tally robot.   Simbe will be showcasing Tally, the world’s first robotic autonomous shelf auditing and analytics solution for retail, at IDF’s Technology […]

Plugging in precision

Plugging in precision

Plugging in precision   You can now integrate highly precise GPS into your electronics projects, without breaking the bank.   Whether you’re building robots or flying drones, you probably live with a compromise: positioning is either imprecise or requires expensive equipment. Now it’s possible to get much more precise positions, without the cost associated with […]

How a Financial Services Company Welcomed the Robots

How a Financial Services Company Welcomed the Robots

As the fourth industrial revolution takes hold, many fear that robots will take our jobs and force us to go against new labour economising technologies, like the Luddites. While this fear of the unknown is understandable, the reality is that robots can go a long way to helping organisations, and, as our case in point, […]