Manufacturing Technologies

IIoT: get ready for ‘robolution’

More than 75% say they plan on tying machine-to-people devices , - image courtesy of HSO.
We are approaching a time when artificial intelligence and robotic systems will not only surpass humans in carrying out labour intensive and high-precision tasks, but also become ‘smart’ and able to come up with ideas, designs and solutions.

Robots don’t steal jobs, they create them

Smart Factories - image courtesy of University of Warwick WMG.
Contrary to popular speculation that robots could take British jobs, new data exclusively shared with The Manufacturer has revealed that the majority of industry professionals (63.3%) have never witnessed job losses as a result of the introduction of robots or automated processes.