Manufacturing Archive

A3 forum for robotics leaders runs through Friday in Orlando

The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) Business Forum, which seeks to explore how robotics is changing businesses for the better, begins today at the

Robotic Industries Association shares safety regulation info

As a follow up to the 25th annual National Robot Safety Conference in mid-October, the Robotic Industries Association is looking for ways to deliver

Motorola, 3D Systems partner to create customized phones

One of the ways Motorola, which was acquired by Google last year, is attempting to set itself apart in the crowded mobile marketplace is

Robotic arc welding company expands reach with acquisition

Lincoln Electric Holdings, an Ohio-based company that specializes in arc welding products, reported today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Robolution GmbH,

Baxter Research Robot signs Japanese distribution partner

Rethink Robotics reported today that it has signed an exclusive partnership with Nihon Binary to distribute the Baxter Research Robot in Japan. The Baxter

North American robotics shipments up, orders down

In a report released this week, the Robotic Industries Association said that for the first nine months of the year, North American robotics orders

Arduino announces first board created with Intel architecture

Arduino, the open-source electronics hardware and software favored by many hobbyist, makers and professional roboticists alike, is getting a new family of “Arduino Certified”

Rethink Robotics takes Baxter to next level with version 2.0

On the heels of Apple’s report that 200 million people have already adopted iOS 7, the robotics world got its own update news with

Study: Industrial robot sales to increase 2% globally in 2013

Global sales of industrial robots will increase by about 2 percent in 2013 to 162,000 units, according to a study released today by the

Adept opens new demo center to serve East Coast customers

Adept Technology this week opened an application and demonstration center within the company’s Amherst, N.H., facility. The center is designed to give end users firsthand