Westburne Announces Groundbreaking Partnership With Kinova
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Westburne Announces Groundbreaking Partnership With Kinova

February 15, 2024 Westburne is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking partnership that is set to redefine the landscape of collaborative robotics. Westburne has joined forces with Kinova, a global leader in robotics innovation, to deliver cutting-edge solutions that will transform industries and elevate our commitment to technological advancement. What This Partnership Means: This partnership marks…

Pushbutton and Selector Switches Platinum Series Ø22mm in KITs
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Pushbutton and Selector Switches Platinum Series Ø22mm in KITs

February 8, 2024 Platinum series from now on available in KITs. In order to offer an ever-complete range of options, LOVATO Electric introduces a great news within its Platinum series It is now even easier to order a selection of Platimun series pushbutton and selector codes due to their availability in KITs. Each Kit includes…

Festo Develops a New Flexible Pipetting Solution
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Festo Develops a New Flexible Pipetting Solution

This new solution is capable of pipette dispenses from 20 microliters up to 20 milliliters. February 1, 2024 Festo is now showing customers and prospects several new life science automation innovations including the company’s wide-range flexible pipetting. Each of the new and customizable solutions combines Festo components into dynamic subsystems. Festo collaborates with OEMs and…

Beckhoff Introduces CX5600 Embedded PCs with Powerful AMD Ryzen™ Processors
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Beckhoff Introduces CX5600 Embedded PCs with Powerful AMD Ryzen™ Processors

January 25, 2024 The CX5600 series offers expandable interfaces, operating system options and a familiar, rugged design for wide-ranging automation applications The new CX5600 Embedded PC series expands Beckhoff’s workhorse machine control line with powerful AMD Ryzen™ processors, additional interfaces and operating system options. Retaining the same form factor as previous generations, these DIN rail-mounted…

Delta Demonstrates Building Solutions to Enable Smart, Energy-efficient and Safe Commercial, Industrial and Residential Buildings at AHR Expo 2024
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Delta Demonstrates Building Solutions to Enable Smart, Energy-efficient and Safe Commercial, Industrial and Residential Buildings at AHR Expo 2024

January 23, 2024 Lighting the Path to Net Zero with cutting-edge solutions and unique domain expertise Delta, a global leader in power and thermal management technologies and a world-class provider of IoT-based Smart Green Solutions, now presents a unique showcase at the AHR Expo 2024 featuring three building venues — commercial, industrial, and residential —…

LEHR Series – New Electric Gripper for Collaborative Robots from SMC
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LEHR Series – New Electric Gripper for Collaborative Robots from SMC

January 22, 2024 These LEHR Series grippers are compatible with URCap plug-in software. By using the dedicated software certified for UniversalRobots, URCap, the teach pendant can conduct various operations of SMC grippers intuitively, allowing for sensor signals to be easily incorporated. Save a copy of the URCap software to a USB flash drive and insert it…

Unlock Efficiency with Rittal Automation Systems Webinar
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Unlock Efficiency with Rittal Automation Systems Webinar

January 19, 2024 Wednesday, January 24, 2024 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST Join Rittal on January 24th to discover how their Automation Systems can supercharge your workflow—making it smarter and faster! At Rittal, they offer a spectrum of solutions, from manual tools to fully automated machine technology, designed to enhance productivity. Here’s a glimpse…

Northvolt Chooses Canada for Its First EV Battery Plant in North America
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Northvolt Chooses Canada for Its First EV Battery Plant in North America

January 18, 2024 Northvolt has chosen Canada to establish its very first North American battery plant Sweden-based Northvolt will invest $7 billion in an EV battery hub in Saint-Basile-le-Grand and McMasterville, Québec, which will include a cathode active materials facility, a battery cell manufacturing facility and a battery recycling operation. This major investment in Northvolt is…

Siemens and AWS Join Forces to Democratize Generative AI in Software Development
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Siemens and AWS Join Forces to Democratize Generative AI in Software Development

January 10, 2024 Siemens to integrate Amazon Bedrock into its Mendix low-code development platform to allow customers to create new and upgrade existing applications with the power of generative AI Siemens and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are strengthening their partnership and making it easier for businesses of all sizes and industries to build and scale…

ABB Acquires Innovative Optical Sensor Company to Expand Smart Water Management Offering
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ABB Acquires Innovative Optical Sensor Company to Expand Smart Water Management Offering

January 8, 2024 ABB has announced that it has agreed to acquire Canadian company Real Tech, a leading supplier of innovative optical sensor technology that enables real-time water monitoring and testing. Through the acquisition, ABB will expand its strong presence in the water segment and complement its product portfolio with optical technology critical for smart…

Schneider Electric’s New Lexium Cobot in Canada
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Schneider Electric’s New Lexium Cobot in Canada

New robot leverages next-generation automation and advanced industrial robotics technologies for Canadian plants December 14, 2023 By Krystie Johnston The Lexium Cobot from Schneider Electric is designed to work safely alongside humans, performing gentle and dynamic movements with one of the smallest footprints on the market. Schneider Electric has launched its latest technological innovation: the…

Universal Robots Continues Its Innovation Journey by Launching New 30 Kg Collaborative Robot
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Universal Robots Continues Its Innovation Journey by Launching New 30 Kg Collaborative Robot

November 29, 2023 Universal Robots, the Danish manufacturer of collaborative robots (cobots), has announced that it will expand its leading product portfolio with a new 30 kg payload cobot. UR30 is the second in Universal Robot’s new series of innovative, next generation cobots and is built on the same architecture as the award-winning UR20. Despite…

ABB Launches IRB 930 SCARA Robot to Transform Pick-And-Place and Assembly Operations
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ABB Launches IRB 930 SCARA Robot to Transform Pick-And-Place and Assembly Operations

November 23, 2023 ABB Robotics is expanding its industrial SCARA robot portfolio with the addition of the IRB 930. The new robot, compromising three variants capable of handling 12 kg and 22 kg payloads, has been designed to meet the demands of new growth opportunities in traditional and new markets. “Our latest SCARA addition broadens…

Universal Robots Responds to Demand and Doubles UR20 Cobot Production Ahead of Schedule
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Universal Robots Responds to Demand and Doubles UR20 Cobot Production Ahead of Schedule

November 17, 2023 Universal Robots, a global leader in collaborative robotics, has announced that high demand for its new UR20 cobot has led the company to accelerate production timelines. The UR20 has quickly become the go-to choice for manufacturers seeking a long reach, heavy-payload cobot, prompting Universal Robots to double production capacity to meet customer…

Spot at Nestlé Purina – Boston Dynamics
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Spot at Nestlé Purina – Boston Dynamics

November 16, 2023 Discover why Spot was the right fit for Nestlé Purina Nestlé Purina deployed Spot to automate thermal and acoustic inspections in their packaging lines. Autonomous inspections allow them to give time back to the maintenance technicians, better predict and plan repairs, and ensure reliable operations. Discover why Spot was the right fit…

Red River College Polytechnic and Siemens Partnership
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Red River College Polytechnic and Siemens Partnership

November 13, 2023 Beginning in January 2024, students at Red River College Polytechnic (RRC Polytech) will have the opportunity to work towards Level One certification in the Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification Program (SMSCP), a globally recognized Siemens’ program. Beginning in January 2024, students at Red River College Polytechnic (RRC Polytech) will have the opportunity to…