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Robot and human hands almost touching - 3D render. A modern take on the famous Michelangelo painting in the Sistine Chapel; titled, "The Creation of Adam".

|28 June 2016|

USA 

Leading manufacturer of collaborative robots (cobots) – Universal Robots (UR) is opening a new American hub.

Cobots are able to work safely alongside their human counterparts, and the UR company website believes that “collaborative robotic technology can be used to benefit all aspects of task-based businesses – no matter what their size.”

On its new base in Irvine, California, UR Sales Manager Craig Tomita said: “Our cobots are already deployed in a wide range of industries here in Southern California; from medical device manufacturers to machine shops. Having a local presence brings us closer to our end users and sales channel partners, enabling us to offer unmatched service and support.”

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Iain is an experienced writer, journalist and lecturer, who held editorships with a number of business focussed publications before co-founding and becoming editor of Innovators Magazine. Iain is also the strategic director for OnePoint5Media.

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