Tapping the brakes on automationMon, 15, Aug 2016
Automakers are trying to find the right balance of human and robot workers.
Big data stirs visions of 'mobile machinery'Mon, 01, Aug 2016
The next vision for auto plant operations? Robots that cruise the factory floor deciding on their own what they'll do next.
Suppliers embrace, test 'collaborative' robotsMon, 01, Aug 2016
Manufacturers are preparing to take the next big step in automation -- so-called “collaborative” robots that can work in close proximity to human workers. Magna International's Ian Simmons says the Canadian supplier is testing such robots for eventual use on assembly lines.