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PTDA Foundation opens nominations for 2022 leadership awards

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) announced that the PTDA Foundation, its charitable arm, is accepting nominations for its Wendy B. McDonald Woman of the Year Award and Robert (Bob) K. Callahan Future Leaders Award.

Universal Robots reports a very successful first quarter in 2022

Universal Robots recently reported that it has achieved record results for the first quarter of the year with a revenue of USD 85 million. This is up 30 percent from the first quarter of 2021.

Allied Motion announces merger agreement with ThinGap

Allied Motion Technologies has announced that it reached a merger agreement with ThinGap. Allied Motion designs and manufactures precision and specialty controlled motion products and solutions for a global customer base.
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An Industrial Robot Arm with high payload (12.5kg) and long reach (1300mm)

The Universal Robots UR10e is an extremely versatile collaborative industrial robot arm with its high payload (12.5kg) and long reach capability. Its 1300mm reach spans wide workspaces without compromising precision or payload performance. UR10e addresses a wide range of applications in machine tending, palletizing, and packaging. The UR10e collaborative industrial robot is easy to program, offers fast set-up, is collaborative and safe, and like our other collaborative robots, offers one of the fastest payback times in the industry.

The UR10e makes collaborative automation accessible to your business. » Learn more

The rise of SME-friendly robotics

Advances in collaborative robotics are allowing manufacturers to deploy automation in finely targeted areas. This incremental approach is allowing SMEs to get into the game. » Read more
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Robotiq manufacture a family of Robotic Grippers for a variety of collaborative robots

Robotiq's tools and know-how simplify collaborative robot applications, allowing factories to begin production faster. Robotiq's core product offerings are grippers, sensing, vision, sanding and production monitoring. Robotiq also carries a number of pre-configured application kits and solutions that utilize the Universal Robots product line we also carry. This includes palletizing, screwdriving, sanding, CNC, and bin picking. » Learn more

Building the case for robotic automation

This paper lists the steps you’ll need to analyze the benefits of collaborative automation, and how to quantify those benefits to secure funding approval within your organization. » More info

Collaborative robots and machine tending: The prosperous path forward

Cobots help machine shops free up valuable personnel, increase capacity while improving quality, and breathe newlife into idle equipment. » More info

Webinar: Cobots, Labour and Manufacturing

Date: May 18, 2022
Location: Online
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Date: June 1-2, 2022
Location: Ottawa, ON
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PTDA Canadian Conference

Date: June 7-9, 2022
Location: Montreal, QC
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MMTS 2022

Date: June 14-16, 2022
Location: Montreal, QC
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