Survey results of effect of robotics on jobs

CIEHF study shows majority of UK manufacturing industry professionals believe the link between robotics, factory automation and job losses is a fallac... read more

Building the collaborative robot population

Andy Pye discovers how ABB Robotics is preparing to help UK manufacturers get ready for increased penetration of next generation robots. The introd... read more

Visual intelligence aids robots in cleanroom conditions

Object recognition technology is helping to employ robots in traditionally difficult cleanroom bin-picking operations. Visual intelligence, or obje... read more

Robots in collaboration with humans

Andy Pye looks at the emerging technology of collaborative robotics and some of the safety implications which need to be addressed. Traditionally, ... read more

Cleanroom certification for collaborative robots

Collaborative robot arms from Universal Robots have been certified for use in ISO 5 cleanrooms. Universal Robots’ lightweight collaborative robot... read more