• Theme: Robotics

    / /

    Epson Robots used September’s Las Vegas Pack Expo to launch a new line of all-in-one SCARA robots. The first model, the T3, has a built-in controller to simplify setup and reduce its footprint. The line is designed to be cost-effective and easy to integrate into existing systems. The T3 is meant for assembly,...

    / /

    Service robots, AGVs, virtual reality. We’re at Industrie Lyon, the largest French industrial trade show. Every two years, 1000 small and medium-sized companies introduce their latest technologies. One of this year’s leading themes is cybersecurity. We’re talking to Manoel Bizien, a Stormshield engineer. Specializing...

    Hannover Messe saw SCHUNK win this year’s Hermes Creative Award for its Co-act Gripper JL1. One of a series of grippers designed for human-robot collaboration, the Co-act was conceived for smart production applications in the context of Industry 4.0, with software providing artificial intelligence. Co-act features...

    Roboy is a humanoid robot developed by the Universities of Munich and Zurich and 3D printed by EOS. Equipped with an advanced cable system that mimics muscles, it can exhibit human-like behaviors. DirectIndustry e-magazine shook hands with Roboy at Hannover Messe (watch our video) and met with Rafael Hostettler,...

    A regular exhibitor at Hannover Messe, the German leader is showcasing spectacular new bionic industrial robotics at this year’s fair. Octopus Gripper is a robotic structure inspired by the octopus. Watch our video interview.

    Robots and cobots dominate this year’s edition of Hannover Messe. And the trend toward low-cost robotics is growing. Last year, we discovered Franka Emika, the first affordable industrial cobot on the market. With an unbeatable price of less than 10,000 €, Franka Emika can compete with the big boys. The German company...

    / /

    After years of tests, researchers at the University of Illinois have just revealed a recipe for making your own bio-bots. The team explains each step of the 3D printing process, from the skeleton to the tissue and muscle actuator, as well as the tools required. Only eight days are needed to print these muscle-powered...

    /

    University of Pennsylvania’s GRASP Labs (General Robotics, Automation, Sensing & Perception) will see its leading-edge research on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) reach the market through Exyn Technologies. The IP developed at GRASP includes aerial robots not only generate maps of structures and spaces, but can work in...

    / / / /

    Various smart technologies are being developed to increase farming efficiency, with heavy focus on automated machines and GPS guidance.   Autonomous Farming Case IH, which provides innovative solutions for agribusiness, recently introduced an automated concept tractor in the US. The prototype driverless tractor was...

    /

    KUKA’s new platform allows customers to access and analyze robot data on any device. Built on open standards, it leverages the latest web and mobile technologies and big data analytics to maximize access to connected KUKA robots. There are two levels of service. KUKA Connect Lite offers condition monitoring, a...

    Style Switcher

    Highlight Color:

                   

    Backgrounds:

                        

    You can also set your own colors or background from the Admin Panel.