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Hannover Messe opens!

Although the German Chancellor did not visit us this year during her opening tour, the SICK trade fair team still had a successful start to the Hannover Messe 2018.   “Driving your industry 4ward” is our motto again this year at the world’s largest industrial trade fair. SICK is presenting its own...

Cobots Claus and Clara: collaborative robotics with a SICK safety

Continental is one of the world’s leading automotive industry suppliers. The increasing variety of vehicle models, variants, and derivatives being produced and the shorter product life cycles in the automotive industry require suppliers to take a more dynamic approach. On conventional inflexible...

Hannover Messe 2018 - Industry 4.0 made by SICK

SICK is presenting its own smart factory that produces batch size 1 and serial products on the same line. This flexibility has been made possible by sensor intelligence: programmable and self-learning cameras, reliable safety sensors for human-robot collaboration, and complete solutions for...

SICK sensors controll pharmacy robot

Finnish company Capps Oy has developed an automated storage system for pharmacies that is based on completely new thinking. The machine takes only a fraction of the space of traditional storage but can hold many more products.   A pharmacy is a health-care service provider “The pharmacy business has...

Linear encoders for future-proof position measurement in hydraulic cylinders

There is an increase in the demand for linear sensors for mobile automation in general and even more so for hydraulically driven machines. But the quantitative aspect is just one side of the story. More and more vehicle manufacturers, integrators, and operations managers are setting their sights on...

RFID technology - automated tomato harvesting at KAGOME

Most of us enjoy the great taste of nutritious tomatoes – as pure and fresh crops, tomato sauce, or with pasta. Around 20 million Australians eat 22 kg of processed tomatoes per head annually. Founded in 1899, the Japanese tomato processor KAGOME boasts more than 100 years’ experience in the tomato...

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