ABB Inc., Robotics Division

ABB Robotics unveiled its latest foundry robot for material handling and machine tending, the IRB 1200 Foundry Plus 2. This compact robot can increase flexibility and reduce cycle times for precision die casting processes such as smartphone cases and other electrical components.
ABB Robotics has introduced the IRB 1200, a new family of small robots that features a compact footprint and a large work envelope, providing flexibility, ease of use and short cycle times to a wide range of material handling, machine tending and small parts assembly applications.
ABB has unveiled a collaborative robot: YuMi.
ABB Robotics has introduced the FlexMT, a flexible, pre-engineered system designed to load and unload machine tools using vision guided robotics.
ABB Robotics has introduced the IRB 6700 robot family, its seventh generation of large industrial robots.
How robots help to qualify for the workplace of the future.  
Michael C. Anderson
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