Table Of Contents: Volume 5 Issue 4
Orders from the USA, orders from the USSR but little from the UK is the current scenario of John Brown Automation. It is a big change from five years ago as Brian Rooks…
Last April International Computers introduced a new range of mainframe computers which represented a major advance in design and presented a new challenge to efficient…
, E.M. Wolf
In the electronics industry of the Federal Republic of Germany 286,000 employees are working in assembly twice as many as in the automotive or machine building industries.
Thomas A. Howell
Cylindrical connectors are assembled automatically by robot at a rate of 12 seconds per termination.
THE phrase ‘designed by computer, built by robots’ was a nice marketing approach which made the most of the high‐technology attributes of the product—a family car. The…
The Automation and Robotics Centre at UWIST marks the latest stage in the Institute's progress towards becoming a German‐style technical university in South Wales.
Assembly was in the background at conferences in Tokyo, despite the emergence of more robots aimed at this type of work.
, Wolf‐Dietmar Ziersch
Detailed study of the causes of stoppages in 40 automatic assembly systems has led to the development of guidelines for improving their availability