See the Army of Robots It Takes to Build a BMW

Automakers depend on a lot to get consumers to buy their wares: quality, performance, design, technology. But the single most important factor in keeping an automaker profitable in the long term is likely manufacturing. Investing in a new model—and the plants and components that of into making them a reality—can easily run into the billions of dollars.

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Fairchild

Fairchild has a rich history as a pioneer in the semiconductor industry and that pioneering spirit endures today. In an era where diversity can dilute focus and hamper innovation, we specialize in the development and manufacturing of a complete portfolio of low- to high-power solutions for the mobile, industrial, cloud, automotive, lighting, and computing industries. Fairchild is one of the most reliable partners in the industry, offering the shortest time from concept to silicon, expert FAEs for customer support, and a flexible, multi-source supply chain. Our vision is clear – anticipate the power efficiencies demanded by tomorrow’s electronic products and deliver an amazing design experience.

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Bin-picking application with MVTec HALCON boosts productivity

video | August 9, 2022

For a customer in the field of veterinary medicine, Pose Automation GmbH, a Certified Integration Partner of MVTec, developed a tailor-made robotic cell in which catheters are sorted into a packaging machine. The robust and flexible machine vision software MVTec HALCON was used to locate the position and orientation of the objects to be gripped. Adaptable to almost any manufacturing process, the software integrated in the application is designed for harsh environmental conditions and contains interfaces to various other common systems – entirely in the spirit of industry 4.0....

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Additive Manufacturing support rapid prototyping plastic injection molding product OEM manufacturer

video | August 5, 2022

With our 26 years of mold manufacturing capabilities in the medical device, and automotive industry, we are a pretty professional Chinese tool-making factory...

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Which trends are driving the Industrial Automation and Power Conversion industry?

video | August 1, 2022

Around the world and across industries, automation is delivering efficiencies and productivity promised by Industry 4.0. Watch the video to find out key trends that are driving Industrial Automation & Power Conversion and what is Henkel’s role in enabling manufacturers to design systems that fulfill consumer needs and address production realities....

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Smart global blade manufacturing software by GURIT

video | July 4, 2022

This smart global blade manufacturing software solution developed by Gurit's Manufacturing Automation solutions team is connecting moulds into Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices, connecting them to the cloud and facilitating global monitoring of manufacturing process cycles and preventive maintenance. The software support wind blade manufacturing customers to further reduce their cost and cycle times....

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Fairchild

Fairchild has a rich history as a pioneer in the semiconductor industry and that pioneering spirit endures today. In an era where diversity can dilute focus and hamper innovation, we specialize in the development and manufacturing of a complete portfolio of low- to high-power solutions for the mobile, industrial, cloud, automotive, lighting, and computing industries. Fairchild is one of the most reliable partners in the industry, offering the shortest time from concept to silicon, expert FAEs for customer support, and a flexible, multi-source supply chain. Our vision is clear – anticipate the power efficiencies demanded by tomorrow’s electronic products and deliver an amazing design experience.

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