On the road to self-driving trucks, Starsky Robotics built a traditional trucking business – TechCrunch

By |June 8th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] More than three years ago, self-driving trucks startup Starsky Robotics was founded to solve a fundamental issue with freight — a solution that CEO Stefan Seltz-Axmacher believes hinges on getting the human driver out from behind the wheel. But a funny thing happened along the way. Starsky Robotics started a regular ol’ trucking company. [...]

Robots emerge as an alternative to the traditional welding positioner

By |May 17th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] This material handling robot not only moves the large weldment into the cell, it also positions the part for the two welding robots to complete their welds. Photos courtesy of Acieta. Welding positioners are ubiquitous in heavy-duty metal fabricating operations. They are incredibly useful for maneuvering large weldments into position to make life easier [...]