Delta machine vision system enables up to eight high-speed cameras to be connected

The latest Delta Machine Vision System DMV2000 Series is claimed to provide a “smart and user-friendly” operation interface of high-speed, high-precision (up to 12 MB), and multi-processing ability: up to eight high-speed cameras can be connected to this stand-alone system. It supports multi-input and output, standard industrial network interfaces (Ethernet, RS-232, RS-485) and various machine … Continue reading Delta machine vision system enables up to eight high-speed cameras to be connected

Delta says its Asda-A3 servo drive is ‘perfect’ for robots

Delta says its Asda-A3 Series AC Servo Drive is designed for applications that require high-speed response, great accuracy and smooth motion. Delta claims the drive’s built-in motion functions are “perfect” for machine-tools, electronics manufacturing, robots and packaging / printing / textiles machinery. The company adds that the Asda-A3 benefits from absolute type encoder features that deliver … Continue reading Delta says its Asda-A3 servo drive is ‘perfect’ for robots

Delta Electronics launches new range of drives

Delta Electronics, the second largest drive provider in the world in terms of quantity, manufacturing several million drives per year, has released the new M300 range of drives (main picture). The company says the new drives are suitable for “the simplest to the most advanced applications”, including: machine tools; textile machines; woodworking machines; packaging machines; … Continue reading Delta Electronics launches new range of drives

Calian’s systems engineering division wins contract from DCT Delta

Calian’s systems engineering division has been awarded a contract by DCT Delta. Under the contract, Calian will design and develop a cable network DocSis 3.0/3.1 Remote PHY hardware module for DCT Delta’s family of industry-leading hybrid fiber coax-based fibre node products. While the contract is not financially material to Calian, it represents a key win … Continue reading Calian’s systems engineering division wins contract from DCT Delta

Delta launches new IIoT-enabling platforms for automation at Pack Expo

  Delta, a provider of power and thermal management solutions, is launching three new internet of things platforms at Pack Expo.  The three new platforms are: the DIACloud platform; EtherCAT machine control network platform; and EtherNet/IP information connectivity network platform. The IIoT platforms are designed to support the growing IIoT and Industry 4.0 initiatives of … Continue reading Delta launches new IIoT-enabling platforms for automation at Pack Expo

Delta showcases smart production line at Taipei event

Delta Electronics has been demonstrating its high-flexibility multi-tasking smart production line at the Taipei International Industrial Automation Exhibition 2017. Delta, a provider of industrial automation solutions, has been promoting its theme of “Digitalization and Flexibility for Smart, Green Manufacturing” at the Taipei event. The company featured its brand new smart production Line with a customer-centric, … Continue reading Delta showcases smart production line at Taipei event

Delta presents its latest innovations in industrial automation at SPS IPC Drives Italia

Delta, a provider of power and thermal management solutions and industrial automation solutions, is showcasing its complete portfolio of next-generation industrial automation products and solutions at SPS IPC Drives Italia 2017. The company says its solutions are designed to augment the productivity of manufacturing and industrial processes in a broad spectrum of applications. These include … Continue reading Delta presents its latest innovations in industrial automation at SPS IPC Drives Italia

Smart buildings: Delta says it saved a lot of money for Telecom Italia

Delta says its smart building automation solutions delivered “substantial energy savings” for Telecom Italia’s office building in the Veneto Region of Italy Delta, which calls itself “a global leader in power and thermal management solutions”, says it has successfully implemented its Building Automation Solutions at an office site of Telecom Italia, Italy’s largest telecom operator and … Continue reading Smart buildings: Delta says it saved a lot of money for Telecom Italia

Delta launches new PLC series enabling ‘easy and advanced programming’

Delta Electronics has launched a new series of programmable logic controllers which it claims enables “easy and advanced programming” for sectors such as electronics manufacturing, labeling, food packaging and textile machines. The AS300 PLC series covers most automation applications at a very attractive price, says Delta. Delta adds that the AS300 series Compact Non-backplane Mid-range … Continue reading Delta launches new PLC series enabling ‘easy and advanced programming’

Chinese company Delta launches new industrial robot

Delta has unveiled the latest version of its articulated industrial robot. The Chinese company says its DRV90L / DRV 70L series can be “perfectly integrated with AC motor drives, motion control systems, sensors, machine vision systems, advanced host controllers and more, to construct high-end automation machines and systems”. Delta’s senior vice-president, Simon Chang, says: “Our articulated robot solutions … Continue reading Chinese company Delta launches new industrial robot

Delta launches new range of automation solutions for industrial internet

Delta says it has strengthened its portfolio of industrial automation solutions and is aiming at smart manufacturing. Delta has launched what it says is a “strengthened and highly diversified” set of industrial automation solutions.  manufacturing and industrial enterprises not only achieve higher productivity and energy The company says its solutions will help manufacturers and industrial enterprises … Continue reading Delta launches new range of automation solutions for industrial internet

Sector spotlight: Record growth of semiconductor market good sign for industrial robot manufacturers

The global semiconductor market is growing at a phenomenal rate, evidence of which can be seen by anyone who cares to look around them. Almost everyone on Earth either directly or indirectly uses some sort of device or machine which contains semiconductor technology. And in some ways, this is just the beginning of the semiconductor … Continue reading Sector spotlight: Record growth of semiconductor market good sign for industrial robot manufacturers

30 industrial robot manufacturers to watch in 2018

2018 looks all set to be a bumper year for sales of industrial robot arms across all categories – from the large, heavyweight class right down to the small desktop variety.  With established robot makers expanding their range, and with new startups launching innovative new models, the market is more dynamic than ever. Oversupply may … Continue reading 30 industrial robot manufacturers to watch in 2018

Chinese company launches new range of collaborative robots

A Chinese company called Han’s Robot has launched a new range of collaborative industrial robots.  Han’s Robot is a subsidiary of Han’s Laser, also linked to Han’s Motors, and the new collaborative robot is called Elfin. The robot is available in three variations according to payload – 3 kg, 5 kg and 10 kg. 

Warehouse management systems: A next-minute overview

With warehouses increasingly becoming a hub of robotic and automation innovation, we thought now would be a good time to take a closer look at this dynamic sector.  First, the basics. What is a warehouse management system? Basically, it’s a software application which enables the digital management of a warehouse.