Industrial Robotics Case Studies
Engineered Machined Products (EMP), based in Escanaba, Mich.
A robotic cell that packs chemical containers into cardboard cases is eliminating repetitive manual operations at a US Chemical plant in southern Wisconsin.
What is one of the most sophisticated Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) assembly factories doing at a Museum? ToyMaker 3000, now open permanently at The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) in Chicago, produces an assembled Gravitron toy top at a rate of 300 pieces per hour, starting from a recipe of plastic parts.
The use of robots for placing products in containers, transferring those containers between different stations in the packaging lines and palletizing them is becoming increasingly prevalent in all industries.
Company: Stäubli Corporation Industry: Consumer Goods Application: Assembly Product or Part Automated: Cell phones Robot Model or Type: RX 60 Robot Integrator: EIMO Americas Key Peripheral Supplier (special tooling, machine vision, etc.