Training centers for collaborative robots launched
Universal Robots is opening authorized training centers (ATCs) to broaden users’ understanding of the collaborative robots' potential applications as well as cover a range of core and advanced collaborative robot programming skills.
Artificial intelligence pipe welding system launched
ARC Specialties' Artificial Intelligence Pipe Welding System (AIPW) incorporates a collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots to carry out challenging welds in the oil & gas industry. See video.
Industrial, lightweight cobot
UR20 is not just a bigger version of existing UR cobots; it's the cobot redefined, boasting a joint design increasing joint speeds by up to 65% with increased TCP speed of 100% (2 m/s versus 1 m/s). The UR20 handles heavier loads, up to 20 kg with a greater reach of 1,750 mm. It's the lightest robot on the market in its payload and reach class, weighing only 64 kg with a small footprint (~245 mm).