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Mechatronics and Motion Control July 5, 2018

Applying artificial intelligence and machine learning in robotics

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have only been applied in limited ways so far, but are already making an impact with robotic automation and will continue to do so over the next few decades.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics June 26, 2018

Industrial robotic safety risk assessment tips

Assessing safety risks from industrial robots is important, but knowing where to start can be difficult, but the long-term benefits make it worthwhile.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics March 30, 2018

Robots’ impact on construction industry

Traditional challenges to automating construction tasks are slowly disappearing, and robots are leaving their mark on construction processes.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics January 26, 2015

Robotics group names 2015 board of directors

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) announced its board of directors for 2015 along with its executive committee during the A3 Business Forum in Orlando, Fla.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics July 29, 2014

Robotics market sets record for first half of 2014

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) reported a total of 14,135 robots, valued at $788 million, were sold in the first half of 2014 with 8,197 robots sold in the second quarter of 2014 alone. Robots save jobs, the organization said.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics May 29, 2014

Two companies achieve robotic integrator recertification

Wolf Robotics and Motion Controls Robotics, Inc. (MCRI) achieved recertification for the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) Certified Robot Integrator program.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics May 29, 2014

Robots nearly reach record high for orders in 1st quarter 2014

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) reported a total of 5,938 robots valued at $338 million were ordered by companies in North America in first quarter 2014, which falls a few hundred robots short of the record set in fourth quarter 2012.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics July 31, 2013

Robotics sales reach record highs

The Robotics Industries Association (RIA) reported an increase in robotic company sales for the first half of 2013 thanks to strong sales in several non-automotive industries.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics July 18, 2013

Robotic safety conference, Oct. 14-16

The 25th National Robot Safety Conference, which will be held from October 14-16, 2013 in Indianapolis, will focus on the first update to the American National Safety Standard since 1999.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics April 29, 2013

Robotics sales reach new record

The Robotic Industries Association reports a record high for robotic sales and orders in first-quarter 2013 thanks to increased orders in automotive and OEM suppliers as well as non-automotive companies.

By Robotic Industries Association
System Integrators April 12, 2013

Company becomes certified robot integrator

Factory Automation System was named as a Certified Robot Integrator by the Robotic Industries Association; they are the 12th systems integrator to receive RIA certification.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics February 26, 2013

Board of directors for robotics group announced

The RIA Board of Directors for the 2013-2014 term were announced during the Robotics Industry Forum.

By Robotic Industries Association
Robotics February 5, 2013

North American robotics market sets new records in 2012

A total of 22,598 robots, valued at $1.48 billion were sold to companies in North America in 2012, beating the previous record of 19,337 robots sold in 2011, Robotic Industries Association said.

By Robotic Industries Association