Ingersoll Rand to Showcase Innovative Assembly Solutions at Motek 2018 in Germany

Ingersoll Rand®, a global leader in reliable and innovative power tools will address customer needs for efficient, reliable and productive assembly systems at Motek...

Ford unveils electric autonomous F-Vision semi concept

Ford has unveiled a new concept heavy-duty truck at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 show in Hannover, Germany. The F-Vision concept is a large...

The Present and Future of AI in the Industrial Sector

Industrial companies see artificial intelligence (AI) as a key enabler for profitable growth through increasing efficiency, flexibility and differentiation – however, insufficient quantity and...

Front of Mind – AI in Manufacturing

Long a hot topic in IT departments, artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly is finding its way into boardroom discussions. Examinations of the ways to implement...

World’s first autonomous tram swings into action

The world's first autonomous tram entered operation last week, albeit as part of an initial demonstration showcasing its AI-powered driving capabilities. Taking to the...

Riderless BMW R1200GS eerily makes its way around a test track

Yamaha's Motobot is not alone, it seems. Behind closed doors, BMW has also been working on autonomous motorcycle technology for the last couple of years....

HP’s New Metal 3D Printing Platform Could Revolutionize Auto Industry

HP has unveiled the world's most advanced metals 3D printing platform. New 'Metal Jet' will make 3D printing of final parts cheaper and faster. HP...

Fraunhofer opens new project center for lightweight automotive construction at the Opole University of...

On September 6, 2018, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft opened its inaugural project center at the Opole University of Technology in Poland. The newly established research platform...

Robotic system identifies EVs and charges them up

In order to make electric cars more appealing to consumers, automakers have been experimenting with robotic chargers that automatically plug themselves into specific cars...

Mitsubishi Electric acquires ASTES4 SA in Switzerland

The strategic purchase of ASTES4 SA automated sheet metal sorting systems will strengthen Mitsubishi Electric’s global laser processing machine business Based in Switzerland ASTES4 SA...