PICK-PLACE focuses on flexible, safe and dependable robotic part-handling in industrial environments. The project proposes a combination of human and robot capabilities in order to achieve this efficient hybrid pick-and-place / pick-and-package solution. It includes dynamic package configuration, flexible grasping strategies using an innovative multifunctional gripper, robust environment perception and mechanisms and strategies for human-robot collaboration.
ULMA Handling Systems has attended this fair since 2015, the last two years exhibiting our own machinery in the stand.
From the logistic point of view, LOGIMAT is the most important fair in Europe and one of the most recognized events around the world.Read more
The Institute of Intelligent Industrial Technologies and Systems for Advanced Manufacturing (STIIMA) belongs to the National Research Council of Italy (CNR), the largest public research center in Italy.
The research activities of STIIMA are focused on the Manufacturing sector, which is a fundamental pillar for the technological progress and economic and social prosperity of modern countries. The strategic goal of CNR-STIIMA is to support the manufacturing sector competitiveness through innovation of factories and their relative production, thus enhancing man’s knowledge and innovation skills.Read more
Source: The Robot Report / by Steve Crowe
Holy mobile manipulation, Batman!
Boston Dynamics just released a new video
Source: MIT News / by Rachel Gordon
Gripper device inspired by “origami magic ball” can grasp wide array