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Meet ISMR at Blechexpo

Together with the 8th Schweisstec international trade fair for joining technology, the 15th Blechexpo international trade fair for sheet metal working will take place in Stuttgart, Germany, on 26-29 October 2021. Meet ISMR on its booth 1400 in Hall 1.

500 robots for Ford factory in Cologne

Automation specialist and industrial robot manufacturer, FANUC, has received another major order in the field of e-mobility. Scheduled for delivery in 2022, the company will supply Ford’s Cologne factory in Germany with around 500 robots to assist in the construction of electric car bodies.

Decarbonise the supply chain

The commitment to tackling climate change is accelerating in all sectors of society, with net-zero pledges from companies, cities, states and regions doubling in the past year. Decarbonising supply chains is a major opportunity for companies to put these commitments into practice.

Stainless steel growth drivers

High corrosion resistance, elasticity and ductility make stainless steel one of the most preferred materials for application in various end-use industries. Recent market analysis by ESOMAR-certified consulting firm Future Market Insights (FMI) reports that the stainless steel market is poised to expand at a steady 5.5% CAGR through to 2031.

Lasers cutting blanks for the Smart Press Shop

At the beginning of June, Porsche and Schuler started operation of a fully connected press shop in East German Halle (Saale). As well as a servo press line with an output of up to 20 strokes per minute, the Smart Press Shop also features a new Laser Blanking Line 2.18 equipped with two cutting heads for processing strip material with a width of up to 1,880mm.

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