Loading and Unloading Improved with Scara Robotics

FANUC SCARA robots provide the ideal technology for high-speed, precision processes including assembly, pick and place, testing and inspection, as well as packaging processes. Remtec recently designed a robotic system using two to provide visual line tracking to randomly pick tubes of pet flea drops from a custom feeding system. The robots can pick and […]

New Video Highlights Robotic Sanding System

Wood Furniture Sanding System Developed by Remtec FANUC recently released a new video highlighting an automated robotic sanding system for wood chairs, which was developed by Remtec Automation. This automated system utilizes two FANUC M-10iA/10M robots equipped with FANUC FS-15iA Force Sensors to effectively and efficiently sand wooden chairs of varying profiles and styles.  The […]

Leveraging the Remtec Advantage for Robotic Integration

The International Federation of Robotics (IFR) reports that investments in industrial robots are on the rise. According to Robotics Business Review,  “The IFR’s longer term outlook shows that the ongoing automation trend and continued technical improvements will result in double digit growth – with an estimate of about 584,000 units in 2022.” If you are […]

Five Automation Problems Commonly Solved with Robotic Integration

Many industrial manufacturing processes have been difficult to adapt to automation for a variety of reasons. A new generation of more sophisticated robotic technology is now overcoming many of those obstacles through robotic integration. In this post we will highlight five common automation problems that can be solved with advanced robotic technology and a robotic […]

Increase Efficiency with Remtec High Speed Packing Systems

Flexible robotic automation with Remtec high speed packaging systems provides a wide range of manufacturers with significant increases in efficiency and productivity. Our case packing systems and packing robots offer a high-speed solution for placing products in trays or loading cartons, bottles, and pouches into cases. Traditionally, shorter product life cycles and changes to products […]

Robotic System Planning and Risk Assessment

The decision to add robotics to any work environment must be preceded by system planning and risk assessment. Conducting the risk assessment involves identifying the purpose of the robot, determining how it will be used, and determining how it could be misused. Risk assessment also provides an opportunity to identify the physical and operational limitations […]

Maintaining a Safe Robotic Work Environment

Robots have become widely used by many manufacturers to improve productivity and efficiency. Newer developments such as machine vision technology have expanded robotic automation to include an even wider array of applications. In some cases collaborative robots work directly with people to optimize processes. As the use of robotics becomes more common, consideration must be […]

How Machine Vision Technology Can Improve Your Business

When you think of ways to improve your business operation, you are likely to think of things like enhancing product quality, increasing process efficiency, eliminating errors, and expanding productivity. Did you know that machine vision technology can help your business do all of these things? Machine vision technology brings an unprecedented level of quality control […]

Robotic Sanding Simplifies Key Manufacturing Process

In order to achieve optimal product quality, proper sanding is an essential step in the manufacture of many products. Traditionally, sanding has been a labor intensive process, requiring great care and attention to detail to maintain desirable and consistent results. For laborers, sanding work carries the risk of injury as well as exposure to hazardous […]

Robotic Assembly Is a Quality Investment

Manufacturing has turned to automation to bring efficiency and increased productivity to a wide range of operations. Automation has allowed manufacturers to lower costs and remain competitive, while also relieving human labor of burdensome tasks that lead to strain and injury. While applicable for many functions, automation has not always been conducive for many precision […]