WELCOME TO THE NEW RIA!
RIA Launches Redesigned Website and New Logo
The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) is excited to introduce our new look! Robotics Online, your online resource for industrial robotics, has been completely overhauled. And along with our new website, we are introducing RIA’s new logo! READ MORE
Industry Leading SCARA Robots
Industry leading selection, performance and ease of use with EPSON G-Series SCARA Robots.Learn More
High-Speed & Compact 6-Axis Robots
Kawasaki's R-Series robots are setting the benchmark for all small to medium duty industrial robots – 3 to 80 kg payloadLearn More
QC-001 Micro Robotic Tool Changer
Features an extremely compact and lightweight design for high-speed "spider" or delta robots.Learn More
Program Motoman robots with Rockwell Automation PACsLearn More
Robotic mixed-load palletizing
Intelligrated's latest advancements in robotic integration, end-of-arm tooling, vision, software and controls enable automated mixed-load pallet creation to meet retail and consumer demands.Learn More
World's Fastest 6-Axis Robots
DENSO's new VS-Series 6-axis robots are the world's fastest in their class, with cycle times as low as 0.33 sec.Learn More
The Realm of Collaborative Robots – Empowering Us in Many Forms
No area of industrial robotics has attracted more fanfare than human-robot collaboration.
Take My Hand, Behold the Future of Robot End Effectors
Robot end-of-arm tooling (EOAT) is a hotbed for development right now. It’s also one of the most critical parts
Robots, Cameras and Cables: Avoiding Catastrophic VGR Failures
By themselves, robots lack perspective. Pair them with vision. Now you’re cruising. Welcome to the Big Dance in vision guided
Robots with an Appetite for Food
Too often in the food industry we hear the term Dirty Dozen. Usually it refers to unsavory hygienic practices.
Virtual Sales Support From Better Packaging and QR Codes
Have you ever stood in front of a rack of similar products in a big box store?
Yaskawa Motoman Introduces Bulk Sorter for High-Volume Commercial Laboratories
AutoSorter™ 2000BB is Yaskawa Motoman’s new high-speed bulk sorter for high-volume commercial laboratories.
Siemens Hosts Free Expert Webcast on Industry Automation Support Tools
Siemens Industry Services announced today its webcast, “Maximize Operations with Innovative Support Tools,” on Thursday, July 24 at 1 p.m.
igus Introduces the Chainflex® Guarantee Program
When it comes to cables, energy supply system specialist igus® is the first- and only –manufacturer to provide a guarantee
Midwest Engineering Systems Exhibiting at IMTS with KUKA Robotics
Midwest Engineering Systems will be featured in the Kuka Robotics Corporation exhibit at IMTS 2014 (International Manufacturing Technology Show).
Midwest Engineering Systems Opens Two New Facilities
Midwest Engineering Systems Inc., is proud to announce the opening of two new facilities in Wisconsin and Colorado.
- Best Practices for Robot Integrators - Advanced
Upcoming webinar on July 24, 2014. Register today!
- Robot Safety - Advanced
Upcoming webinar on August 14, 2014. Register today!
- RIA National Robot Safety Conference
The leading event for industrial robot safety and compliance. October 14-16, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan
- In-House Safety Training
RIA's safety training can come to you! Click here for more information.
- Archived Webinars
View any of our archived webinars today. Subjects range from robot end effectors to robotic welding
- Robotics in 2014: Market Diversity, Cobots and Global Investment
Read this RIA Industry Insight article for an updated overview on the robotics industry
- A3 Why I Automate Video Series and Blog
View A3's video series on automation success stories, along with our blog with the latest on automation