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When a person approaches the robot, a horizontal safety laser scanner detects it early, slowing down the robot in a controlled manner to avert any possible danger
Supplier news
06/03/18 - Using microScan3 safety laser scanners as well as Flexi Soft safety controller, DESMA ensures safe operation of a robot on an injection moulding machine.
The Triflex RS robotic cable carrier system from igus was designed with the less is more approach in mind
Supplier news
03/02/18 - Robotic cable management is in focus today because of its impact on machine reliability.
The compact igus robolink system
Supplier news
29/01/18 - Treotham announces the release of a new compact robot arm from igus, designed for cost-effective automation of simple tasks.
igus’ drylin E linear robot
Supplier news
10/12/17 - The new range of compact linear robots has been developed by igus to accomplish automation tasks in limited space production processes.
Industrial Internet Consortium and oneM2M partner on IIoT
Editorial
28/09/17 - Under this agreement, the organisations will promote the digital economy by preventing fragmentation and by harmonising various aspects in the IIoT.
igus drylin ZLW eco
Supplier news
26/09/17 - igus has added to its range, the drylin ZLW eco, a new line of lubrication-free and maintenance-free toothed belt drive axes.
MB991 Micro ATX motherboard
Supplier news
23/09/17 - Backplane Systems Technology announces the release of iBase Technology's MB991 Micro ATX motherboards.
PGA460 supports wide-distance object detection at low power
Supplier news
09/08/17 - Mouser Electronics announces the availability of the PGA460 and PGA460-Q1 ultrasonic signal processors and drivers from Texas Instruments (TI).
The conceptual diagram shows how multiple load cells are being utilised to measure the tactile force produced by an industrial robot.
Supplier news
25/07/17 - FUTEK load cells and instrumentation will provide the accuracy and certainty required for this precision testing.
The new helipad is better positioned to provide quick access to transport patients for urgent treatment
Supplier news
24/10/16 - Boom gates from Rotech Group Pty Ltd have been installed in the vicinity of a new helicopter pad located at the Tamworth Hospital.
Solution offers real-time interface to batch control
Supplier news
02/10/16 - Global producers that expect a modern batch experience can now improve employee collaboration and system interactions that have been difficult to achieve.
Fabricator’s novel apprentice scheme gains recognition
Editorial
01/09/16 - Amid all the gloomy mainstream press about dwindling uptakes of apprenticeships by Australian industry, perhaps businesses could take a leaf

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