Robotics Market

2016 Breaks Records for North American Robot Orders and Shipments

2016 Breaks Records for North American Robot Orders and Shipments

Jan 31, 2017 @ 18:55 Robot Orders surged 61 percent in assembly applications while food & consumer goods orders increased 32 percent. The Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the leading advocate in North America for safety and innovation in robotics, announced today that in 2016 the North American robotics market broke all-time records for orders and […]

US-Industry: 135,000 New Robots Bring Manufacturing Jobs Back Home

US-Industry: 135,000 New Robots Bring Manufacturing Jobs Back Home

Nov 23, 2016 @ 15:05 |  The US automotive industry is leading the automation charge: between 2010 and 2015, more than 60,000 industrial robots were installed in the United States. Only in China were there more industrial robots installed during the same period – almost 90,000 units. In the last six years, (2010-2015), the US […]

Erle Robotics Acquired By Acutronic Robotics

Erle Robotics Acquired By Acutronic Robotics

Nov 3, 2016 @ 00:19 |  Erle Robotics Acquired By Acutronic Robotics In Push For Next Generation Robotics Solutions Erle Robotics, S.L. (“Erle”), a start-up company incorporated in Spain’s Basque region, has been wholly acquired by Acutronic Link Robotics AG (“Acutronic Robotics”), a company incorporated in Zurich Canton, Switzerland and co-founded by J.A. Technologies AG (“J.A.T.”) […]

2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap Released

2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap Released

Nov 2, 2016 @ 19:42 |  2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap focuses on autonomous vehicles, eldercare, manufacturing, application of internet of things in robotics and more. A new U.S. Robotics Roadmap released Oct. 31 calls for better policy frameworks to safely integrate new technologies, such as self-driving cars and commercial drones, into everyday life. The document […]