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Halter CNC Robotics Announces First US Scholarship for Veterans and Active U.S. Military

Halter CNC Robotics Announces First US Scholarship for Veterans and Active U.S. Military

February 25, 2021
Halter CNC Robotics, a CNC automation firm, announced it will be awarding a $2,500 scholarship to a U.S. veteran or active service member who wants to study manufacturing automation, engineering or robotics.
By Halter CNC Robotics Press Release
You're Never Too Small for Industrial Robots

You're Never Too Small for Industrial Robots

February 19, 2021
Claudia Jarrett, U.S. country manager at automation parts supplier EU Automation, explains why robots are more than affordable for small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs).
By Claudia Jarrett United States Country Manager, EU Automation
An OB7 cobot loads a raw blank into the main spindle of a nine-axis Quicktech S-32 ATM mill/turn center.

Automation for Everyone

February 18, 2021
Automating job shops is accelerating, driven by the combined influence of Industry 4.0, the continued shortage of skilled manufacturing labor and the COVID pandemic.
Geoff Giordano
By Geoff Giordano Contributing Editor, SME Media
The Mitsubishi Electric LoadMate cell is portable as well as capable.

Mitsubishi and Absolute Jointly Design the LoadMate Robotic Cell

February 16, 2021
The LoadMate Plus Robotic Cell From Mitsubishi Electric Streamlines Part Loading, Unloading, and Palletizing in Low-To-High Volume Applications
By Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. Press Release
Collaborative robots are easier to implement in part because they can be trained by manually dragging the robot head where you want it to go.

Automation in the Age of COVID-19

February 16, 2021
The longstanding trend toward manufacturing automation has understandably been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ed Sinkora
By Ed Sinkora Contributing Editor, SME Media

Is now the time to get a cobot?

February 15, 2021
In this podcast, Bruce Morey, Senior Technical Editor for Manufacturing Engineering Magazine discusses collaborative robots, or cobots, with Steve Apel. He is a Regional Automation Manager for Acieta. In this role, he helps solve customer challenges through the adoption of new robotic automation technologies.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
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