Tag: mate

  • Comau’s exoskeleton producing ‘significant, measurable benefits’ at Pintarelli

    Comau’s exoskeleton producing ‘significant, measurable benefits’ at Pintarelli

    Comau’s wearable exoskeleton with its news model, the MATE-XT, aims to satisfy the special needs of those working in harsh conditions in industry, other sectors and even outdoors. Comau’s MATE exoskeleton is the first and still the only exoskeleton in the world to be EAWS (Ergonomic Assessment Work-Sheet) certified. This confirms its effectiveness in reducing…

  • Fanuc launches new ‘tabletop’ industrial robot

    Fanuc launches new ‘tabletop’ industrial robot

    Fanuc America, a supplier of CNCs, robotics, and RoboMachines, has introduced the LR Mate 200iD/14L, the 10th model variation of the popular LR Mate series of tabletop industrial robots.   Since the LR Mate series was launched nearly 30 years ago, it has become one of Fanuc’s biggest sellers, with over 70,000 units installed across the…

  • Comau exoskeleton ‘first’ to be awarded EAWS certification

    Comau exoskeleton ‘first’ to be awarded EAWS certification

    Comau Robotics & Automation claims its “MATE” exoskeleton is the first on the market to receive the Ergonomic Assessment Work-Sheet certification. The company says the certification provides clear evidence of its exoskeleton’s effectiveness in reducing the “risk of biomechanical overload” of the upper limbs. Based on the evaluation system promoted by Ergo Foundation, Italy’s reference…

  • ABB expands RobotStudio with ability to control SCARA robots from PC

    ABB expands RobotStudio with ability to control SCARA robots from PC

    ABB says it has “simplified” the use of its popular SCARA robots by giving users the ability to commission and control the robots from their PC through RobotStudio, ABB’s simulation and offline programming software. Robot Control Mate is an add-on to RobotStudio, enabling users to jog, teach and calibrate robots from their computer, making it…

  • Comau features its exoskeleton in Pack Expo robotics showcase

    Comau features its exoskeleton in Pack Expo robotics showcase

    Comau, an industrial automation company and part of the Fiat Chrysler Group, is presenting its Muscular Aiding Tech Exoskeleton (Mate) in the all new Robotic Zone (booth N-850G) at Pack Expo Las Vegas. Visitors to Comau’s interactive booth will have the opportunity to experience firsthand the benefit of incorporating exoskeletons into material handling processes by…

  • Comau ‘Mate’ exoskeleton used in CC Jensen’s manufacturing processes

    Comau ‘Mate’ exoskeleton used in CC Jensen’s manufacturing processes

    Danish company CC Jensen is using exoskeletons from Comau in its manufacturing processes. Comau calls its exoskeleton ‘Mate’ and has been supplying it to the market for around a year. CC Jensen specialises in the design and manufacturing of oil filtration solutions, and says it uses Mate to better support workers in carrying out their…

  • Comau launches exoskeleton for factory workers

    Comau launches exoskeleton for factory workers

    Comau has released the first Muscular Aiding Tech Exoskeleton – MATE, which is a lightweight, passive, portable upper-limb exoskeleton. Released in China, it was developed in collaboration with ÖSSUR, an Icelandic leading non-invasive orthopedic company, and IUVO, a spin-off company of the Italian BioRobotics Institute specialized in wearable technologies. MATE can reproduce shoulder movement with…