Monday, July 02, 2007
FANUC Robotics in the News - July 2007
FANUC Robotics on the cover of Concrete Products

FANUC Robotics and its integrators are regularly featured in a variety of publications and Websites. The following lists recent articles in the news:


Packaging Digest - Chemical company automates cleaner bottle case packing with robotics


A robotic cell that packs chemical containers into corrugated shippers eliminates repetitive manual tasks at U.S. Chemical’s plant in Watertown, WI. The system’s six-axis robot was integrated with existing filling, capping and conveying equipment.


Vision Systems DesignFANUC to host robotics forum


FANUC Robotics will demonstrate its latest intelligent robotic solutions for assembly, machine tending, packaging, bin picking, painting, and arc welding at the company's facility in Hoffman Estates, IL, (Chicago), USA, June 27--28, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


 Robotics Online NewsThe Challenges of Robotic Aluminum MIG Welding


Robotic Aluminum MIG Welding presents many challenges. The aluminum MIG process is not as forgiving as steel and requires unique control to achieve successful results.  A good understanding of the welding process and how to control it from the robot are critical.  From a robotic perspective, the welding process can be broken down into defined steps.


Great Lakes IT Report – FANUC to show off new welding robots


The six-axis ARC Mate 100iC features a compact design, and offers an integrated welding system with class-leading operation efficiency, speed, load capacity, and enhanced performance for welding parts of all shapes and sizes.


Packaging Digest – Wrapping pallets after Hurricane Katrina


After devastating Hurricane Katrina, American Sugar Refining, maker of Domino Sugar, restores its refinery near New Orleans to output more than ever. Its new pallet wrappers do in two shifts what used to take three.