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Assa Abloy Case Study: Close the Skills Gap With In-House Robotics Expertise

David Maltais
by David Maltais. Last updated on Feb 20, 2018 8:00 AM
Posted on Feb 20, 2018 7:00 AM. 0 min read time

Want to tour one of Romania's biggest factories? Our brand new case study does just that! In the heart of Bucharest, Assa Abloy Romania produces locks and hinges to be sent to other Assa Abloy plants worldwide.

_MG_7059.jpgThe Robotiq 2-Finger Adaptive Robot Gripper and Wrist Camera at Assa Abloy Romania

But manufacturing workers are hard to find in the country's capital city. The skills gap is widening every year.

In the fall of 2015, Assa Abloy Romania's management invested in robotics to automate simple tasks and fill value-added positions with their workers. This generated in-house robotics expertise that set an example for the whole Assa Abloy Group.

Robotiq and Universal Robots were key players in what has been coined as "the automation revolution". Enjoy the video!

 

Read the full Assa Abloy case study

 

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David Maltais
Written by David Maltais
David is a PR specialist at Robotiq, where he focuses on sharing Robotiq's voice worldwide. David brings several years' experience as a journalist to his work. He enjoys interacting with partners and influencers in the automation and manufacturing industries.
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