Annual sales of robots and automation in China have beaten the highest level ever recorded for a single country – surging by 27% in 2016 to 87,000 units.
A Danish printing company has reduced non-productive wait time while improving the work environment and freeing up two labour hours in capacity per day by investing in a new collaborative robot arm.
A team of scientists has seen success growing vaccines in plants which have been 'hijacked' to produce new compounds.
Automotive plastics supplier, Nifco, has partnered with German firm toolcraft to develop autonomous robot cells to manufacture innovative car interiors.
Technology conglomerate Alphabet has revealed that it is actively investigating new methods of storing energy.
The Government of South Australia announced today that the world's largest solar thermal plant will be built in Port Augusta.
A note released this month by Swiss bank UBS has stated that airlines stand to save billions of dollars if they make the switch to deploying pilotless aircraft.
In his keynote at LiveWorx17, PTC CEO Jim Heppelmann demonstrated how close physical objects and their digital twins have become.
The first full inspection of Airlander’s hull was completed last week by Hybrid Air Vehicles’ team of aerospace technicians as part of ongoing analysis during the Flight Test Progamme.
Electric aircraft company Volocopter has announced this week that it has managed to accrue at least €25m in funding from a number of sources.