An unmanned aircraft has flown for the first time in public airspace, unaccompanied by a safety chase plane.
A fully automated order fulfilment solution from Swisslog signposted the future of warehousing and attracted attention at this year's CeMAT exhibition.
Researchers at non-profit AI research company OpenAI have taught an AI system called Dactyl to manipulate a robot hand with human-like dexterity.
The optoCONTROL 2520-46(090) optical micrometer from Micro-Epsilon has a receiver that is able to rotate by 90°, making it suitable for installations in limited and restricted space.
Robotic technology will transform the forklift industry, causing a colossal transfer of value towards spending on autonomous materials handling machines.
Swisslog's CarryStar fully automated order fulfilment system combines automatic guided vehicles (AGVs), KUKA Star robots and the latest Swisslog SynQ software.
Sensing different metals with traditional inductive sensors is difficult without physically moving the sensor, but factor 1 sensors can detect any metal at the same distance.
Omron has released a tablet edition of its MobilePlanner control centre software for mobile robots.
Arnott's has upgraded its Adelaide manufacturing plant to make its biscuit production more flexible and productive.