Smart Manufacturing & Engineering Week 2024

On 5-6 June, the NEC Birmingham will host the Smart Manufacturing & Engineering Week 2024, transforming into a vibrant hub of innovation and entertainment. From guitar competitions, live performances, and smoothie making to the esteemed accolades of the manufacturing industry,…

Construction’s digital future

The construction industry’s digital transformation is reshaping how projects are managed, executed, and reported. This revolution is being fuelled by a sizeable appetite for construction technology, with the sector seeing investment of around $50 billion between 2020 and 2022. The…

Absolute EMS champions human and robot collaboration in modern manufacturing

Absolute EMS offers a factory environment that integrates robotic automation with human expertise. In the rapidly evolving industrial landscape, the collaboration of robots alongside human workers has become the standard. Yet, constructing a reliable robot entails more than just cutting-edge…

Smart material handling robots lend a hand in automation project

ESCATEC, a provider of electronics manufacturing services, has embraced the integration of material handling robots into its production processes in Malaysian factories. The deployment of PUDU Robotics’ material handling robots has taken place at ESCATEC’s facilities in Penang and Johor…

£2million boost for robotics research community

The UK’s RAS technician community has been given a major boost with the formal launch of the UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems Strategic Technical Platform (UKRAS STEPS) which has been given a £2 million award from a £16 million Engineering…

AI-equipped robots help logistics industry to fight labour shortages

The global logistics industry, integral to international trade and representing approximately 10% of the world’s GDP, is witnessing a surge in demand. This surge has propelled companies to significantly invest in robotics and automation, with sales of professional service robots…

IAR and NexCOBOT drive the future of smart manufacturing with collaborative robots

IAR, a provider of software solutions for embedded development, announces its partnership with NexCOBOT. As the Functional Safety solutions development partner for NexCOBOT, IAR will utilise the certified IAR Embedded Workbench for Arm to enhance the development of robots, propelling…

Suntec City Office Towers selects UnaBiz to enhance indoor air quality for tenant comfort

Suntec City Office Towers, an integrated commercial development located in the Marina Bay Precinct within Singapore’s Central Business District, embarks on a comprehensive refurbishment project with UnaBiz, Massive IoT service provider and integrator. The large-scale project between Suntec and UnaBiz…

Dexory to introduce robotics and AI technology solution into US market

Dexory has announced its first deployment of robotics and artificial intelligence solutions in the United States. The deployment takes place at a major site of DB Schenker in Utah, following Dexory’s early February announcement of its strategic expansion into the…

How tiny wireless bulbs could revolutionise clinical healthcare

Researchers at the University of St Andrews and the University of Cologne have unveiled a platform that paves the way for the implementation of diminutive wireless light sources within the human body. This development, detailed in the journal Science Advances,…