But only a quarter of British industrial companies are ready to take advantage.
Dorchester-based Loop Technology has developed a self-contained robot cell as an innovative solution to industrial robotics, based on machine vision and motion control systems.
Global manufacturer of automation and industrial robotic solutions, FANUC UK, has opened the doors on its new £19m advanced headquarters at Ansty Park, Coventry.
A number of high-profile manufacturers and machine builders were given an insight into how modern manufacturing could look as part of the latest interactive workshop by PP Control & Automation.
The Annual Manufacturing Report 2017 shone a spotlight on what funding options UK manufacturers prefer to use when funding their investments in automation.
The Manufacturer is proud to have supported the two young engineers behind ‘Robot Roy’, who have returned from the US after competing in the Vex Robotics World Championships.
Globally celebrated plumbing systems company, John Guest, operates in a market that champions strategic outsourcing. Yet the firm’s products are 100% manufactured here in the UK.
European aerospace company Airbus Group last week announced the creation of a new startup intended to provide drone imaging solutions.
Global supplier of linear motion systems and automation components, HepcoMotion is realising significant operational gains thanks to the arrival of a collaborative robot – or 'cobot'.
Precision engineering specialist, JJ Churchill has announced the completion of a multi-million-pound investment in new technology, people and systems to serve niche areas of the aerospace market.