Robotic Industries Association
- MI, United States
- Tel: (734) 994-6088
- Fax: (734) 994-3338
- Member Since 1900
- Robotic Internal
Robotic Industries Association publishes Robotics Online which provides information to help engineers, managers and executives apply and justify robotics and flexible automation. The site includes a proprietary search engine algorithm that makes it easy to find and compare leading companies, products and services. Robotics Online is dedicated to news, articles and information specifically for the robotics industry.
RIA members contribute content, serve as experts for “Ask the Experts" and guide the Association with input from committees and volunteers that help write robot standards and technical reports. Publications, including safety standards and risk assessment software, are available from the online bookstore.
Founded in 1974, RIA is the only trade group in North America organized specifically to serve the robotics industry. Member companies include leading robot manufacturers, users, system integrators, component suppliers, research groups, and consulting firms.
Plastic injection molding for the medical industry is a hot application for robots and machine vision, and Automate 2011 had
In the food and beverage industry, those who most efficiently pack and ship specialty orders win. In this blog about robots for food and beverage applications, RIA examines some of the drivers and considerations for choosing robots for food and beverage
During the recent Automate 2011 Show, RIA sponsored a special pavilion that paid tribute to 50 Years of Robotics
Attendance surged at the recent Automate 2011 Show and Conference in Chicago (March 21-24) as three major trade associations combined
Recently, the IFR presented the first results of 2010 and forecasts up to 2014. A presentation of the preliminary results
AWS National Robotic Welding Conference & Exhibition 2011 - Overcoming Obstacles to Automation Through Innovation
A new assessment on the robotics industry has been reached by the International Federation of Robots that takes into account the earthquake and tsunami effect on northeast Japan. With all the chaos, a positive outlook continues for the robotics market.
RIA President Jeff Burnstein was interviewed on CNBC during Automate 2011 in Chicago last week. He discussed the impact
Sortation, order fulfillment, robotics and software the focus of in-booth demonstrations and seminars
Show starts Monday; Show admission is free
Joseph Engelberger and partner George Devol, Jr. sold the first American industrial robot, a Unimate, to General Motors which installed it in 1961. It was used for hot and heavy work in die cast operations. Automate 2011 honors robotics industry pioneers with a special
Automate 2011 is expected to fuel investments in robotics, machine vision, motion control and related automation technologies, according to sponsors
The robotics integrator program will be formally announced at a talk on the show floor
An emerging robotics pavilion focused on the future of robotics will be featured at Automate 2011 at McCormick Place in
The robotics industry is in the midst of a major upturn, with global sales up more than 50% last year.
Among the factors driving the rapid growth is the creation of new industry standards
The second annual National Robotics Week will be held from April 9-17 with a weeklong series of regional events and
The 50th anniversary of the installation of the first industrial robot at a General Motors plant in Trenton, New Jersey
IFR CEO Round Table Discussion on “Being competitive with robotics” and “The first results of World Robotics 2011”
A wide range of automation solutions designed for companies in every industry will highlight the Automate 2011 show in Chicago,