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Fuji Introduces Multitasking Machine

Fuji Introduces Multitasking Machine

January 14, 2021
Fuji Machine has introduced its GYROFLEX Ultimate Multitasking Machine. According to Fuji, the GYROFLEX offers the flexibility to meet a variety of production demands, from low production volume and parts prototyping to high-volume and high-mixed production.
By Fuji Machine Press Release
Rosyth dockyard

Babcock Orders Three PEMA Shipbuilding Automation Lines

January 8, 2021
Babcock International Group has placed an order for a set of PEMA welding and production lines for shipbuilding at its Rosyth site in Scotland. In total, the order includes three lines; PEMA Thin plate panel line, PEMA Micro panel line, and PEMA T-beam fabrication line.
By Pemamek Press Release
The F-35 Lightning II. Image source and copyright: Lockheed Martin. Used with permission.

Fastems to Deliver a Laser Cleaner Robot for F-35 Lightning II Wing Assembly Line

December 18, 2020
Fastems is delivering two Automated Structure Laser Cleaner (AutoSLC) units for the F-35 Lightning II Wing Line.
By Fastems LLC Press Release
Thorsten Wuest  Assistant Professor and  J. Wayne & Kathy Richards  Faculty Fellow in Engineering, West Virginia University

To program robots is human, to problem-solve is divine

December 17, 2020
The COVID-19 black swan event disrupted the global economy and forced companies to rapidly rethink their processes, operations and supply networks.
Thorsten Wuest  Assistant Professor and  J. Wayne & Kathy Richards  Faculty Fellow in Engineering, West Virginia University
By Thorsten Wuest Assistant Professor and J. Wayne & Kathy Richards Faculty Fellow in Engineering, West Virginia University
Interior and exterior of Promess’ new facility acquisition.

Promess Adds Manufacturing Space to Meet Growing Product Demand

December 16, 2020
Promess Inc. has implemented a significant expansion of its manufacturing capabilities with the acquisition of a fully-equipped, 45,000 square foot facility in Brighton, Mich.
By Promess Inc. Press Release
Ramy Harik Mechanical engineering professor, University of South Carolina

Pairing AI and robotics with multiple inspection systems

December 11, 2020
Long gone are the days where the only solution to human error was human correction. As engineers today, we have access to smart technology that no other generation could have ever imagined.
Ramy Harik Mechanical engineering professor, University of South Carolina
By Ramy Harik Mechanical engineering professor, University of South Carolina
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