Events | Product News | Corporate News | Featured Article May 2013 Edition
   

Don't miss us at the AWS Conference and WMTS!

Yaskawa Motoman will have a tabletop display at the AWS National Robotic Arc Welding Conference & Exhibitation in Milwaukee, WI (June 4-5, 2013). This event will feature industry leaders in manufactuing presenting real-world innovations used to make automation projects successful. The conference has a focus on people making a difference, even in automated applications. Register now!
At the Western Manufacturing Technology Show (WMTS) in Edmonton, AB Canada (June 4-6, 2013), we will feature a flexible adaptive welding demonstration that tracks a contoured part in real time. Visit us at booth #1415. Register now!

 

Product News

MLX100 LoadWorld

New! MLX100 Robot Gateway with Enhanced Control

Yaskawa Motoman is pleased to announce enhanced functionality of dual-robot control with its MLX100 Robot Gateway™. MLX100 enables controlling and programming of Motoman® robots entirely within the ControlLogix® platform, eliminating the need for an additional controller or language for robotic application development.

LoadWorld

Improve your productivity with robotic machine tending! LoadWorld® is a pre-engineered standard robot solution that can be integrated with your new or existing machines. Robotic automation of the machining process improves productivity, party quality and worker safety. Learn more about LoadWorld in this video.

MotoPick Software

MotoPick™ software simplifies the implementation of high-speed packaging systems by tightly and seamlessly synchronizing part tracking, vision and robot pick and place scheduling. This synchronization can be accomplished with up to 4 robots and up to 2 conveyors with a single vision system. Watch a video presentation on its capabilities and benefits.

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Corporate News

National Robotics Week Sessions

To celebrate National Robotics Week, Yaskawa Motoman invited student groups from local high schools and universities to take facility tours, speak with automation professionals and interact with demos.Students were encouraged to become involved in STEM courses and learned about the roles they could play in the robotics industry.

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Nagatsu Named Senior Vice President

Yaskawa America, Inc., Motoman Robotics Division is pleased to announce that Hiroyuki Nagatsu has joined the Yaskawa Motoman team as Senior Vice President, Global Sales Team.
Mr. Nagatsu will serve as a board member and officer of the Motoman Robotics Division.

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Featured Article

Manual Press Brake Operation Goes to Lights Out with Automation

A manufacturer in the western United States had manually run its press break operations for years. Like many others, the company recognized that it had a problem, but couldn’t find the right solution that would meet all its needs for this system. After a substantial amount of research, they purchased a new press and robotic automation solution.

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