Martes 6 de Marzo de 2018
Corte y soldaduras robotizados


18/01/2018
Industrial Robots: Encoders for Tool Center Point Accuracy
The use of secondary encoders on all of a robot’s axes, as well as the use of linear encoders for positioning the robot relative to the workpiece, enables a level of accuracy at the tool center point
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30/01/2018
SnapWeld Collaborative Robot Welding package
Another testament to the UR cobots’ flexible deployment potential is the new SnapWeld Collaborative Robot Welding package developed by ARC Specialties, exhibited at Universal Robots’ ATX booth by UR Certified Systems Integrator Robot 27. The cobot welder is the first integrated MIG welding system for cobots.
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17/01/2018
Steel cut on Max Bernays – Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel
The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and Irving Shipbuilding marked another milestone on the road to building Canada’s future naval fleet on Dec. 19, when officials gathered at Irving’s Marine Fabricators facility in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, to cut the first steel to be used in construction of the future HMCS Max Bernays.
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21/01/2018
Shipyard 4.0 Concept Features 3D Printing, Digital Twins, Advanced Technologies for Shipbuilding in Spain and Australia
One of the many industries that is increasingly using 3D printing technology is shipbuilding: we’ve seen everything from a 3D printed class-approved propeller to a heightening focus on high-tech and IP implications for the maritime industry.
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01/02/2018
LT-FREE Libertad de … cortar con láser cualquier pieza tridimensional
LT-Free permite cortar con láser cualquier pieza tridimensional. El láser de fibra supone menos costes y más márgenes.
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01/04/2016
Minimum time path planning of robotic manipulator in drilling/spot welding tasks
Proposed for multi points manufacturing problems in drilling/spot welding tasks. By optimizing the travelling schedule of the set points and the detailed transfer path between points, the minimum time manufacturing task is realized under fully utilizing the dynamic performance of robotic manipulator
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01/09/2017
Cálculo del volumen de uniones soldadas de tubos para construcción offshore en eólica marina
Descripción del software desarrollado para el cálculo de volúmenes, según diferentes normas, de uniones soldadas de tubos para la construcción de estructuras de soporte de elementos instalados en el mar alejados de la costa (offshore). El trabajo se ha desarrollado en el marco del proyecto Soluciones Eólicas Andaluzas para el Mar
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Digitalización 3D / Control dimensional sin contacto


11/12/2017
El nuevo escáner Leica Absolute LAS-XL define un nuevo segmento de mercado con un campo de captura mayor que cualquier otro escáner en el mercado.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence da a conocer el nuevo escáner láser portátil, Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-XL, un nuevo equipo a gran escala fabricado por el líder en metrología. Diseñado para aplicaciones de industria donde la velocidad de medición y nivel de precisión de metrología son indispensables
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19/01/2018
3D Industrial Object Recognition SDK FindSurface Released
CurvSurf, Inc. has announced the release of FindSurface 2018, an Intelligent 3D Industrial Object Recognition SDK, that can directly utilize unfiltered Dimensional Point Clouds. FindSurface brings Intelligent 3D object recognition to Reverse Engineering, Intelligent Robotics, and immersive 3D applications.
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24/01/2018
Intel Spacial Sensing Set To Change Future of 3D Imaging
Intel has begun shipping a pair of new RealSense D400 Depth Cameras for spacial sensing. The new cameras are from the next-gen Intel RealSense D400 family and include the D415 and the D435. The Intel cameras have 3D capabilities that make them ideal for OEM prototype development or as an end-user-ready device.
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24/01/2018
Entry-level Metrology Scanner Announced by Shining 3D
SHINING 3D has announce the official launch of EaScan II its the latest 3D metrology scanner that meets most 3D measurement and inspection’s requirements at a very appealing price. EaScan II is equipped with 3 sets of scan ranges in the units lightweight design and stands out when scanning heavy and large objects provider users full freedom to move around the part.
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05/01/2018
Requerimientos sobre la metrología dimensional para la mejora de los procesos de fabricación en el contexto industria 4.0
La organización ISO (International Organization for Standardization) realizó una revisión de la parte 2 de la norma técnica ISO 10360 en el año 2010
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26/02/2018
Metrology 360 Improves Automotive Quality and Productivity
The most advanced automotive manufacturers are now automating inspection and integrating the created inspection data within its total product management systems allowing the generated actionable data to provide intelligent manufacturing decisions real-time ensuring ongoing production quality is maintained.
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26/02/2018
Autonomous 3D Scanner Aimed At Highly Customized Mass Production
Let’s say the armrest is broken in your vintage car. As things stand, you would need a lot of luck and persistence to find the right spare part. But in the world of Industry 4.0 and production with batch sizes of one, you can simply scan the armrest and print it out. This is made possible by the first ever 3D scanner capable of working autonomously and in real time.
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19/02/2018
Safe Collision Tolerant Flying Robot for Industrial Inspection
Drone technology is steadily being incorporated as a sustainable practice for asset managers in various industries. Current solutions are unable to operate close to structures or in contact with operators, restricting effective inspection in complex environments. While conventional methods are still required for maintenance, preliminary inspection can be performed at lower inspection cost
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27/02/2018
Robot Scanner Performs Automated Emissions Assembly Inspection
Headquartered in Algona, Washington, USA Dynacraft is a diversified global manufacturer of PACCAR medium and heavy duty truck parts.. For more than 40 years, Dynacraft has provided the company’s truck manufacturing divisions and PACCAR parts division with high-quality components, sub-assemblies, and specialized services.
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17/01/2018
Machine Learning and Optical Modelling Revolutionizes Measurement Data Utilization
Nova, a leading innovator and a key provider of metrology solutions for advanced process control used in semiconductor manufacturing has launched its NOVAFit engine, which enhances traditional modelling capabilities with advanced machine learning algorithms. The new software improves metrology capabilities and accelerates time to solution in complex 3D and High Aspect Ratio devices.
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27/02/2018
Leica Geosystems introduces new laser distance meters
The new laser distance meters withstands drop tests from a height of 2 metres, are dust- and water-protected (IP 65) and therefore suitable for rugged job site conditions. Thanks to the extension possibilities with the Leica DST 360 adapter for Point-to-Point (P2P) measurements and the new DISTO™ Plan app, offer the highest level of flexibility and functionality.
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Integración de sistemas


07/11/2017
Intralogistic services
The robot forklift will be equipped with advanced computer vision and AI to detect, track and predict the behavior of humans and to plan movements based on the machine's own observations of warehouse lay-outs and patterns of activity.
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01/01/2018
Collaborative robots double production in limited floor space
Cobots and grippers work with existing human staff to boost volume and quality for precision manufacturer.
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01/02/2018
The New Robot Revolution in Manufacturing
A deep dive into the world of industrial robots, looking at how they’re changing manufacturing and affecting low-skilled workers
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19/01/2018
7 Common Applications for Cobots
Collaborative robots were on the rise in 2017 and are already starting to dominate the robot market.
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05/02/2018
Machine Tending - Collaborative Robots
Maximize efficiency on your cnc machine, Increase quality, Optimize production, and Improve performance.
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Mecanizado Robotizado


22/02/2017
tecnaLus: Tecnología láser para el sector aeronáutico
tecnaLUS, el sistema de inspección aeronáutico desarrollado por Tecnatom y Airbus alcanza el nivel TRL6 (Technology Readiness Level), de acuerdo con los procedimientos internos de Airbus Defense & Space.
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12/02/2018
Industrial Robots – The Metrology Solution Of The Future?
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is under way. An explosion in the installation of Industrial Robots is occurring as manufacturing industry automates production operations, enhancing flexibility and efficiency of manufacturing processes. All part of the migration path toward the digital factory.
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06/02/2018
Naval Shipyard Stars "Innovation Lab" to Drive Tech Adoption
Workers surveying an augmented reality 3-D model in advance of a shipcheck. Workers using laser ablators that can zap rust from a bulkhead in a matter of seconds.
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30/10/2017
NOVARC TECHNOLOGIES SOLVES GLOBAL PIPE WELDING LABOUR SHORTAGES WITH THE WORLD’S FIRST COLLABORATIVE WELDING ROBOT AT FABTECH 2017
This groundbreaking step for the pipe welding industry demonstrates that robots can enable companies to meet production requirements even where there isn’t a sufficient skilled workforce available. Novarc’s collaborative robot will be first available for exclusive demonstration at FABTECH, Booth #B25100.
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02/12/2015
Automatización en tareas de acondicionamiento de superficies de barcos
Se pretende desarrollar un conjunto de plataformas robóticas que introduzcan un mayor grado de automatización en este tipo de tareas, mejorando las condiciones de trabajo de los operarios, disminuyendo los costes de este tipo de operaciones y haciéndolas más respetuosas con el medio ambiente.
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01/12/2016
Welding Robot Applications in Shipbuilding Industry: Off-Line Programming, Virtual Reality Simulation, and Open Architecture
This book covers a wide range of topics relating to advanced industrial robotics, sensors and automation technologies. Although being highly technical and complex in nature, the papers presented in this book represent some of the latest cutting edge technologies and advancements in industrial robotics technology.
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24/06/2017
New Paths for Mobile Robotics
As shops face the pressures of mass customization, changing requirements and labor shortages, innovative autonomous industrial mobile manipulators are being introduced to relocate the robot arm throughout the facility to perform different tasks, such as part replenishment, machine loading or fulfillment, and more.
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Realidad Aumentada


02/01/2018
Amazon’s blended-reality mirror shows you wearing virtual clothes in virtual locales
Amazon has a patented technology for that: a blended-reality display that puts your image into a virtual scene, and puts you in a virtual version of the dress.
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27/01/2018
How This Remote AR Assistance App Wants to Transform Business
Scope AR offers cross-platform live support video calling on the HoloLens, for real-time, 3D remote collaboration.
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08/01/2018
HTC Vive Pro VR: prepárate para su realidad virtual en alta resolución
La resolución es más del doble que en el modelo original
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09/01/2018
Xiaomi fabricará las gafas de realidad virtual Oculus Go
Xiaomi fabricará las Oculus Go y las Mi VR, versión exclusiva de dichas gafas que se venderá solo en China.
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20/12/2017
Magic Leap shows off its Magic Leap One ‘Creator Edition’ AR headset, shipping in 2018
Today, the highly valued augmented reality startup shared early details on the Magic Leap One “Creator Edition,” an AR headset for developers (“Built for Creators”) that the company says it will ship in 2018. No details on price as of yet or when a consumer version could emerge, but hey, something exists!
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06/01/2018
Renault Trucks Integrates Mixed Reality into Production Process
Augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) have already proven their worth when it comes to productivity in busy environments with complex machinery, small, complicated devices or even the surgery room, and Renault Trucks have been working with virtual reality (VR) technology in its design and production process for years
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08/01/2018
Cars Could Soon be Getting a Serious Upgrade With NVIDIA Drive AR
NVIDIA aims to revolutionise the driving experience though AR
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08/01/2018
Cerevo Bringing “Almost-Final” Taclim Prototype To CES 2018
Technology events often develop a theme, even when that is not necessarily their intention. Sometimes of course it is, with dedicated new areas, but on other occasions it is merely coincidental or a sign of the times. Both virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality have had these ‘moments in the sun’, as it were, over the last couple of years.
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10/01/2018
WaveOptics Announces AR Module Program
Previously this week, we brought you news coming out of UK based technology company WaveOptics. WaveOptics’ business centres around the use of its waveguides as a key component in augmented reality (AR) enabled wearable devices and previously in this, CES 2018 week, it has revealed a new partnership with the Taiwanese firm Coretronic.
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10/01/2018
Hands-on: Pimax “8K” Has Come a Long Way but There’s Still Real Kinks to Iron Out
Pimax is said to soon be shipping the first Pimax “8K” headsets to Kickstarter backers. While the company executed a very successful Kickstarted and parlayed that into a healthy investment, it remains to be seen if Pimax can go the final mile to meet the fevered expectations set upon it by the West’s high-end VR community.
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30/01/2018
Google Launch Update for Blocks VR Modelling App
Google’s attempt to democratise 3D modelling so it was usable by everyone was launched six months ago, going by the name Blocks, also known as Google Blocks or Blocks by Google. In the period since launch, a number of fascinating and wonderful creations have emerged, but as have some limitations and issues with the software. Google is attempting to address those issues with its latest update.
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30/10/2017
Virtek Debuts Innovative Vision Driven Laser Technology in EMEA Market, Opens New Office in UK
Virtek brings its latest advancement to the EMEA region for the composites and aerospace industry segments. The new Virtek® Iris™ 3D with the Vision Positioning System (VPS) is an innovative combination of vision and projection, all in one integrated system. This new technology brings new levels of efficiencies only achievable with vision.
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30/01/2018
DAQRI Smart Glasses Ready for Prime Time
DAQRI showed us what the future of AR wearables looks like with the Smart Helmet. With the more accessible Smart Glasses, they offer a professional grade AR platform industry can use today.
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02/01/2018
Aimen trabaja para aplicar la realidad aumentada en procesos de transformación y reparación naval
Aimen Centro Tecnológico participa como entidad colaboradora en el proyecto Mástil, una iniciativa orientada a aumentar la eficiencia del sector naval mediante la incorporación de novedosas herramientas de gestión y asistencia para la transformación y reparación de buques empleando nuevas tecnologías, como la realidad aumentada.
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01/12/2017
El sector del metal andaluz apuesta por la realidad aumentada para la formación en soldadura
Fedeme y Augmented Training firman un convenio de colaboración para dar respuesta a la escasez de soldadores homologados entre las empresas de este sector
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26/02/2018
A Closer Look at IQ3Connect’s Virtual Reality Platform for Engineers
For CAD designs to be reviewed by a distributed team in the best manner possible, two things must happen. First, the designer must be able to explain how this project meets a certain criterion set out in the beginning of the projects development. Second, the team must see the presentation up close. There are many advantages to having a distributed team, but design reviews are not one of them.
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27/02/2018
India enters the Mixed Reality Headset Market with AjnaLens
There are a number of names associated with augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) headsets, with well-funded companies such as Microsoft and Magic Leap being the top of the list. A Start-up in India is aiming to compete with the big boys in the MR/AR realm with the AjnaLens.
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20/02/2018
The State of Industrial Innovation Research Series
Given the rapidly evolving nature of both markets, the State of Industrial Innovation series will be published twice a year to provide a current assessment of emerging technology markets, and provide an up to date, data-driven view as value continues to be unlocked across the value chain.
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22/02/2018
A New Way Augmented Reality is Meeting Artificial Intelligence
Augmented reality applications are limited by the tools that developers use to build them. In any field, people are limited by the capabilities of the tools they possess. The tools you use make a difference in the quality and scope of your work, and limit what you can build and accomplish.
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06/02/2018
SOLIDWORKS and Meta Partner to Bring 3D CAD in AR
vice president of strategy and business development for SOLIDWORKS, demoed SOLIDWORKS in AR for the first time on a Meta 2 Development Kit headset during a keynote session at the event. The Meta 2 is making strong alliances lately, including an industry-first partnership with Dell.
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