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Alex Owen-Hill is a freelance writer and blogger who writes about a large range of topics, including science, language, creativity and (of course) robotics. He completed a PhD in Telerobotics from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid as part of the PURESAFE project, in collaboration with CERN. As a recovering academic, he maintains a firm foot in the robotics world by blogging for gripper manufacturer Robotiq.

Collaborative Robots for Job Shops: How to Make it Work

Can you really use collaborative robots in a high-mix, low-volume process? Yes! … and here's how to make it work.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 17, 2018 7:00:00 AM
   
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Collaborative Robots for Job Shops: How to Make it Work

Can you really use collaborative robots in a high-mix, low-volume process? Yes! … and here's how to make it work.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 17, 2018 7:00:00 AM
How to Prove Robot ROI with Analytics

Can KPIs help to prove the ROI of your robotic cell? You bet!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 10, 2018 7:00:00 AM
Kaizen for Robots: The Handy Check List

What is Kaizen? How can you apply it to robotics? This handy check list makes sure you don't miss anything.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Five Ways Unilever Uses Robots to Keep Up

How can robots help consumer product manufacturers? Five examples from Unilever show how robots can help to provide product...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 7, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Job Shop vs Flow Shop: Can Robots Work for Both?

Are robots feasible for high-mix, low-volume job shops? What is the difference between job shops and flow shops? Here are...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 4, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How to Ensure Your Cells Are Talking to Each Other

Robot's not talking to each other. Families not talking to each other. It must be the festive season!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Nov 27, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 10 Challenges for Robot Vision

Robot vision solutions are getting easier and easier to use. Even so, there are several things which make it tricky. Here...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Nov 20, 2017 7:00:00 AM
6 Things That Are Possible With Dual Grippers (+ 3 That Aren't)

What can you do with a dual gripper? Decrease cycle time, increase payload, and much more… but a few things are just...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Nov 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Who is Lean Robotics For?

Is Lean Robotics for you? Who can use Lean Robotics? Here are eight examples of people who can use it!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Nov 6, 2017 7:00:00 AM
 
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