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Sensor solutions for robotics - Universal Robots and SICK head towards the factory of the future

Outstanding robot specialist Universal Robots and leading sensor solutions provider SICK have joined forces in order to create two innovative applications for collaborative robots.     The applications in question combine both companies’ virtues and allow for people and robots to work within the...

Developers’ Conference 2018: The SICK AppSpace is growing

The SICK AppSpace Developers’ Conference 2018 at the Messe Freiburg revolved around networking and sharing. The 124 attendees – with twice as many external participants as last year – used the presentations, interactive marketplaces, LIVE hacking sessions, and BarCamp workshops for intensive...

The W16 and W26 product families a new generation of SICK photoelectric sensors

With the W16 and W26 product family, a new generation of photoelectric sensors is dawning which is equipped with everything that can make work easier and processes safer, and therefore more efficient. From the innovative BluePilot operating concept with feedback LED to a standardized service...

Bulkscan® LMS511 from SICK: Steel scrap adds color to cities

Concrete is the most commonly used construction material in the world. Roof tiles, ceilings, stacks, facades, paving stones, staircases, cellars, garages, and trash cans are all made from it. The material is currently enjoying a change of image as regards its aesthetic appearance. Among other...

South african natural gas distributor counts on SICK flow meters

“Brilliant, great! I battled for two years for a solution. SICK understood our requirements exactly and delivered!” – was the reaction of Emmanuel Matodzi, Technical Manager of the Egoli Gas Company, after they are now also working with the ultrasonic gas flow meters of SICK.     Emmanuel Matodzi,...

Ultrasonic sensors stabilize construction and foundation pits

Excavating construction and foundation pits is an essential stage in all kinds of construction projects, from building underground tunnels for traffic to erecting buildings or bridges. These projects are often associated with long lead times, during which the pit walls are exposed to numerous...

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