AUTO-MOULDING: FANUC UK TO HOST DEDICATED AUTOMATION INVITE FOR INJECTION MOULDERS FANUC UK is set to open its doors to the British moulding market with a dedicated automation open house at the end of September. The event will be held at its UK headquarters in Antsy Park, Coventry, on 29th September – 1st October, with…Details
FANUC is displaying its systems developed alongside its partner Hi-Tech Automation, at stand D70 at Interplas. The two companies are showcasing the ‘Easy Cell’ range of Plug and Play Automation machines. These include a 50-tonne ROBOSHOT injection-moulding machine, paired with an LR Mate Easy cell. Also on display is a 150-tonne ROBOSHOT machine alongside a…Details
FANUC, a leading maker of factory automation systems, will join forces with key strategic partner Hi-Tech Automation at the Interplas 2017 event at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. The two companies will showcase their ‘Easy Cell’ range of Plug and Play Automation solutions on stand D70. These will include a 50-tonne Roboshot injection-moulding machine paired…Details
We had the great pleasure of being introduced to, Chairman and CEO of Fanuc Corporation, Dr Yoshiharu Inaba and President and CEO of Fanuc Europe, Mr Shinichi Tanzawa at the opening of the new Fanuc UK Facility in Ansti Park on the 16th of May 2017.
Adjustable spectacle manufacturer Eyejusters, based in Oxford, has used automation expertise from FANUC to apply techniques in injection moulding and robotics. Eyejusters also partnered with automation provider, Hi-Tech, for its expertise in 3D simulation. Eyejusters product’s use a ‘SlideLens Technology’, a lens with a special profile containing both positive and negative power areas. When two…Details
Hi-Tech Automation finalists in 2 categories at the recent 2016 Plastics Awards ceremony in London picked up the winners trophy in the Supplier Partnership Ancillary Machinery category for its work in supporting Eyejusters.
Using FANUC’s common control and drive platform, together with proprietary machines and robots, Hi-Tech Automation will showcase the versatility it provides to users of its design and integration services. Focusing on machine load and unload, Hi-Tech Automation will feature its CR Machine Tending Robot with an all-electric FANUC S-2000i injection moulding machine and two robot…Details
Hi-Tech Automation showcase integration of six axes FANUC robot with latest ROBOSHOT injection moulding machine at PDM13 Exhibition
Hi-Tech Automation will showcase the integration of robotic automation with a high-speed load/unloader and an injection moulding machine at the PDM13 Exhibition, Telford, 18 -19 June. A strategic partner of FANUC UK, Hi-Tech Automation will demonstrate the flexibility offered by a six axes FANUC M-10iA robot, used in conjunction with a Hi-Tech manufactured high-speed side…Details
Using a high-speed side loader working with a FANUC six axes robot has increased the output of lid mouldings by 30% at Bury-based trade moulder, Champion Mouldings Limited. Developed in partnership with Hi-Tech Automation Limited, the new cell is an evolution in plastics automation combining the speed of the Cartesian loader with the dexterity of…Details
Injection moulding automation specialist, Hi-Tech Automation, will illustrate how multi-tasking robots can be effectively and safely deployed for lean moulding operations at this year’s Interplas exhibition. Teaming up with FANUC Robotics and FANUC ROBOSHOT, Hi-Tech Automation will demonstrate two automated cells each maximising control capabilities to optimise cell efficiency. A 150 ton FANUC ROBOSHOT moulding…Details