Harwin PLC makes high quality connectors for electronics applications. When investing in a new production line for its premium Gecko range, the company chose Festo technology to deliver the high levels of automation and flexibility it needed.
An evaluation of the current status for realising Industry 4.0 from Chris Evans Marketing & Operations Group Manager at Mitsubishi Electric - Automation Systems Division – UK.
The selection of which type of robot to choose is not always clear-cut, but Cyan Tec Systems can recommend the best solution for the particular automation requirement.
Robotics have, to a greater or lesser degree, been a feature of manufacturing for several decades.
Buoyed by today’s smart cities and the need for the world’s 1.2 billion motor vehicles to be able to navigate the world’s streets more safely, there has been a substantial rise of what is commonly referred to as the ‘connected car’.
Awareness of the value of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is spreading but there’s still a lot of information to digest. Now, companies need to learn how to apply this awareness to their business strategy.
Heiko Luckhaupt, Industry Sector Marketing Manager at RS Components discusses the gap between the IoT and the industrial world and a new open Arduino-compatible development platform for students and other learners to help bridge the divide.
For those looking to bring Industry 4.0 to life, Rockwell Automation’s ‘Connected Enterprise’ journey will highlight how to make the most out of technologies and solutions to create flexible, efficient, responsive and secure operations.
Chris Evans, Marketing & Operations Group Manager at Mitsubishi Electric explores what is actually meant by “smart manufacturing” by considering the benefits of adopting the concept and what challenges may lie ahead.