Robot density rises globally


Data from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) shows that the automation of production is accelerating around the world, with 74 robot units per 10,000 employees now the new average of global robot density in ...

SOLIDCAM UK set to open a new Technology Centre


SolidCAM UK experienced a massive boost to its business when it moved to its new Barnsley offices in 2012 and now the firm is anticipating another growth spurt when it opens its Barnsley Technology Centre.

Stemmer Imaging acquires Data Vision


European machine vision technology provider Stemmer Imaging has acquired Netherlands-based Data Vision by means of an asset deal effective 31 January.

Sunnen Products Company acquires BTA Heller


US-based honing systems manufacturer Sunnen Products Company has acquired BTA Heller Incorporated, a US-based manufacturer of deep hole tooling and systems for primary hole generation.