NRSC Has Gone International
RIA’s premier robot safety event is taking place at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center on October 9-11, 2018. This year marks the event’s 30th anniversary and as a result of a growing international attendance and perspective, RIA’s safety conference has been rebranded as the International Robot Safety Conference! Learn More
FINALLY – Teach Pendant Protection!
Introducing Pendant Armor® – The ultimate shock-absorbing bumper for industrial robot teach pendants.Learn More
Epsilon™ Tool Changers
Superior engineering means minimal maintenance, rotational repeatability, positive retract, drop prevention, and locks as securely at 5 million cycles as the first cycle.Learn More
Small enough to fit in a finger of a robotic hand, these fully customizable servo actuators utilize zero-backlash Harmonic Drive® precision gears, a brushless servo motor and an incremental encoder.Learn More
Multi-Axis Force/Torque Sensors
Six-Axis Force/Torque Sensors give robots a tactile sense of touch by sending force and torque feedback to control the robot's positioning.Learn More
DENSO Compact, High-Speed Assembly
Why do DENSO robots have such a low cost of ownership? —Because DENSO’s own manufacturing needs demand it.Learn More
Dual-Arm Collaborative Robot
With a small footprint and low price tag, the easy to program and deploy “duAro” offers robot automation possibilities to companies of all sizes.Learn More
Flexible robotic palletizing solutions handle a variety of layer pattern, product packaging, and container demands.Learn More
Smarter Robot Grasping with Sensors, Software, the Cloud
Robot grasping is becoming a multidisciplinary endeavor with mechatronics, soft robotics, sensors, AI, cloud robotics all having an impact.
The Robotmakers – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow – Part 2
After another record-breaking year for robotics, we offer this retrospective.
Service Robots on the World Stage
No longer a mere novelty, service robots are moving into retail, hospitality, food service and many other consumer-facing spaces.
Collaborative Robotics Puts People First
It doesn’t have to be all or nothing. Humans and robots can work together, safely.
Why AI Won’t Overtake the World, but Is Worth Watching
You probably encounter it on a daily basis. Though you’re not always aware. Your actions help it grow.
Weekly Bot Brief on Robotic Research and Investment Review 6-15-2018
In the wake of the U.S. Administration’s announced tariffs against Chinese goods, the domestic market took a decidedly negative turn.
OCTOPUZ presents the latest welding enhancements at AUTOMATICA 2018
From June 19th to 22nd 2018, OCTOPUZ will be exhibiting at Automatica. Taking place at Messe Munchen GmbH in Munich,
Taking a page out of Natures book
maxon’s driven magazine takes a look at bionics.
Kenos® KCS gripper - your flexible cobot friend
Piab's Kenos® KCS gripper enables a collaborative robot (cobot) that can handle just about anything, anywhere, at any time.
OCTOPUZ brings the latest in Robotic OLP and Simulation to FABTECH Canada 2018
OCTOPUZ will be at FABTECH Canada from June 12th to 14th.
- NEW - Collaborative Robots White Paper: Free Download
The field of collaborative robots is currently the hottest area of interest within the robotics industry, and with good reason.
- Infographic: Global Industrial Robotics Market Overview
As you plan for success in 2018 and beyond, it’s important to look back at the most powerful forces shaping the global industrial robotics market. Understanding the history of the current market can help you chart a course for the future.
- ARCHIVED WEBINARS: Catch up on our offerings on your schedule
It's never too late to watch a Robotics Webinar hosted by RIA. Watch from anywhere to take advantage of the free access to all of our archived webinars!
- Download the TR R15.606-2016 Robots and Robotic Devices - Collaborative Robots
Published on December 25, 2016, the RIA TR R15.606-2016, like its ISO predecessor ISO/TS 15066:2016, provides safety guidance for collaborative industrial robot systems where a robot system and people share the same workspace.
- In-House Safety Training
RIA's safety training can come to you! Click here for more information.
- A3 Why I Automate - Autodesk Robotics Lab
See how Autodesk Robotics Lab uses robotics in four unique research projects in the construction industry; human robot interactions, machine learning, drawing, and smart assembly systems.