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04/19/2017

Ground-breaking ceremony for the Yaskawa extension complex in Allershausen

Yaskawa is expanding its site in Allershausen near Munich, the headquarters of the European Robotics Division: five years after the Japanese...

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03/22/2017

Yaskawa invests in large-capacity kinetic energy storage company, Teraloop

Yaskawa Electric Corporation has completed a strategic investment in Helsinki-based Teraloop, a startup grid- and utility-scale kinetic energy storage...

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03/21/2017

Optimised retooling times, output and space requirements

Four Yaskawa Motoman handling robots feed two turning machines for the manufacture of malleable cast iron fittings

For over 15 years HK-CON...

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02/23/2017

Bin-picking solution by ASS with Yaskawa Motoman MH5LF handling robot - Speed, flexibility and process reliability

Robot-based bin-picking is one of the most sophisticated automation tasks of them all. That is even more so when the parts to be handled are only a...

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02/14/2017

Yaskawa to represent CeBIT partner country Japan - Solutions for the digital factory

Japanese technology group Yaskawa will be represented for the first time at CeBIT in Hanover from 20–24 March 2017. Background to the premiere: this...

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02/14/2017

Cost-efficient and flexible robotic solution for the machine tool industry

When it comes to the automated feeding of machine tools, the choice of the right robot set-up and manipulator is a key element in the planning...

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02/02/2017

Production of precision components in the high-wage country of Switzerland - It's all down to automation

Allegedly, the strong currency and high wage levels in Switzerland significantly impair the competitiveness of the country's production plants. But...

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01/30/2017

Fichter Maschinen GmbH places its trust in Yaskawa: High-end robotics automate the market success

A highly complex assembly unit developed for an automotive supplier has established new technological standards for both the user and the manufacturer...

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01/23/2017

MECHATROLINK is adopted and goes into effect as one of the Chinese National Standards

Thanks to its technical superiority and track record in China, MECHATROLINK, an open motion-control communications network protocol developed in...

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01/18/2017

Robot-assisted automation of a cold rolling mill - Unconventional solution

A renowned automotive supplier is pursuing an unorthodox solution for the manufacture of profiles on cardan shafts: in addition to high-tech...

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