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Automation and Robotics

FANUC UK has launched the ninth version its 3D simulation software, Roboguide. more

Machinery

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ARBURG GmbH + Co KG

Industry 4.0, automation and fibre direct compounding will be the Arburg focus when it arrives at NPE2018 in Orlando. more

NPE 2018

EAL has launched a certificate that will allow engineers to install and repair robotic machinery themselves. more

Industry News

A robot ideal for tight spaces with speedy rotation is now on sale from FANUC. more

Machinery

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Andreas Klackl

Wittmann Group has shipped a record number of pick and place robots over 2017 after a period of factory expansion in Hungary. more

Machinery

An injection moulding and thermoforming business based in New Zealand has installed two new robots to streamline its production process more

Machinery

Engel UK says the growing number of projects undertaken involving complex supply and automation has led it to hire a specialist in the field. more

Industry News

Components specialist, ARRK, and Paintbox, a provider of paint solutions for the automotive industry have formed an alliance for parts production in the UK. more

Industry News

Cheap labour, expensive imports and business uncertainty have combined to reduce spending on manufacturing equipment, a survey by EEF and Santander has found. more

Industry News

Sepro Group has announced it has signed a new partnership agreement with Haitian for the supply of three- and five-axis robots with plastic injection moulding machines throughout Europe. more

Machinery

Wittmann Battenfeld has credited sales of all-electric injection moulding machinery and automation equipment as two of the drivers behind an eight percent growth in revenue for the firm in 2017. more

Machinery

Sepro UK will be showing its latest products and automation technology at Interplas, including the new CNC S5 Picker running on a moulding machine producing parts live on the stand, a 5X-25 5-axis CNC robot and recently launched Success 5. more

Interplas 2017

Automation solutions team up to feature at Interplas in September. more

Interplas 2017

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Willoughby

As robot builder FANUC UK opens its new, headquarters uniting all its British divisions, BP&R joined Managing Director Tom Bouchier to find out the future for FANUC… more

Industry News

A German manufacturer of large, premium quality optical parts has invested in a hybrid injection moulding machine from Wittmann Battenfeld that it is providing “excellent performance” in terms of quality and repeatability. more

Machinery

Following on from their successful US partnership, Sepro Group and Milacron have signed a new agreement for the sale of robots with injection moulding machines in Europe. more

Machinery

An upgraded range of LRX robots by KraussMaffei is designed with reliability and energy efficiency ambitions. more

Machinery

UK-based technical moulder, White Horse Plastics (WHP), has quadrupled its production capacity for an intricate over-moulded part following the implementation of a new automated production cell. more

Machinery

Misconceptions about the cost, flexibility and complexity of robots are holding many UK SMEs back from realising their true potential, says a supplier of industrial robotics and automation equipment. more

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A plastics manufacturing firm has invested more than £1m on fitting out a state-of-the-art new plant and offices in Washington, Tyne & Wear, following increasing demand. more

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