Collaborative robots (cobots) are on everyone’s minds as it continues to grow in popularity. Naturally, world leaders in automation, SMC Corporation has embraced this trend and is producing components to complement these applications.
Mikael Sandell, OEM & Key Account Manager for SMC Corporation Australia New Zealand (ANZ) in Sydney firmly believes in the power of collaboration. “Sharing expertise and insights between both cobot manufacturers and end effector (suppliers looks to improve flexibility, versatility and productivity in today’s modern manufacturing environment”,
“Today it is all about efficient, quality manufacturing with no room for error. At the same time, manufacturers are thinking of new ways to ensure social distancing and to deal with challenges around shortened supply chains, lights out manufacturing and reshoring.”