Industrial Robotics Case Studies
Industry : Metals
Midwest Engineering Systems Inc.
Bremen Castings, a precision CNC machine shop and foundry located in Bremen, Indiana, has a tough job to do.
Customer Information - The customer runs a precision machine shop manufacturing a great variety of parts for the industrial, commercial and aerospace markets.
Introduction The competitiveness among companies in the highly automated metal fabrication industry is tough in these days of global economical slowdown.
‘‘It would take four men to keep up with one of our new robotic welding cells,’‘ says Matt Tucker, Project Engineer in charge of all robotic applications at Tucker’s Machine & Steel Service Inc.
Summary A recent comparative vacuum technology study performed by Dr.
Republished with Permission from Automotive Manufacturing & Production magazine - copyright January 2000.
Increase Production with Machine Tending Cell Company: EPSON Factory Automation Robotics Submitted by: John Clark Contact: info@robots.
The KUKA robots in use at Südrad, a manufacturer of steel disc wheels, not only have a "firm grip" on the wheels produced there; they have also mastered the art of transferring them to a circular conveyor moving at a variable velocity.
Challenges Need to increase productivity to meet higher volume requirements, but difficult to find skilled welders.