Food/Drink & Agriculture
Keep food and ingredient wastage to a minimum with the e-Series, which works around the clock with precision and minimal errors.
Bring new levels of productivity to your food or agriculture business with our cobots
UR’s collaborative industrial robot arms are right at home in your food production chain. Along the food supply chain – including production, processing, and distribution – robot arms can be a great advantage for multiple application areas. Robot arms from Universal Robots update food and agriculture industries to the latest level of technology and fulfil the criteria that agriculture and food industries demand while improving the quality of food production.
Ideal design of the cobot: The outer casing of the cobots are specifically designed to reduce the risk of accumulation of dust and debris.
Our cobots can free up your work force from repetitive or dangerous tasks while saving them from working in harsh food production environments such as heat, cold, or unpleasant work. The robots from Universal Robots can take over dirty, dangerous, and dull jobs to reduce repetitive strain and accidental injuries, while freeing up human operators for qualitatively higher tasks.
Cobots are consistent workers and improve consistency while reducing waste.
Non-stop productivity in the food production chain
During busy seasons, robots from Universal Robots can operate around the clock, delivering non-stop productivity to your business. They can be deployed and re-programmed as needed across tasks and applications as often as needed.
A robot arm from Universal Robots in your production also helps reduce the risk of employee injury due to repetitive tasks. Heavy packaging tasks are no longer a challenge to employees or staffers, as the robots are always powered up and ready to work – with no need to rest.
Furniture and Equipment
Let the e-Series take over the labour intensive tasks on your furniture and equipment production line. On top of relieving workers of physical burdens, the e-Series also improves the fit and finish of your products by raising levels of precision and consistency in production.
Robots offer considerable benefits to the furniture and equipment industry along the production process to improve the quality of the fabricated product. A collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots delivers impressive levels of precision and consistency while reducing your margin of error. There are even more efficiency and quality benefits associated with the implementation of robot arms in the furniture-producing industry:
The production process of furnishings is often still manual work. Flexible deployment of a robot arm to produce individual products like furniture is key to competitiveness. Moving the robot arm from Universal Robots to new processes is fast and easy and gives you the agility to automate almost any manual task.
Production and distribution of furniture and equipment is labor-intensive, tedious, and physically stressful. Material handling of heavy furniture is one of the main robotic applications to avoid physical burdens for your workers.
The results are more consistent products. This also means improving the fit and finish of your goods while increasing productivity across the production line.
Robots take a seat in the furniture industry
Robots can be used in many aspects of building material production, including bonding, placing, mixing, packaging, all types of welding, palletising, packaging, and much more. A robot will always use exact measurements when mixing ingredients and is extremely precise with cutting and joining of materials.
A robot arm does not lift or carry the same way an employee does, reducing the risk of RSI and other ailments brought about by demanding work roles.
Electronics and Technology
The tech industry is a fast moving one with products constantly evolving to meet new needs. Keep up with the changes on your production line with a take on new tasks involving sensitive and dangerous machinery.
Increase precision and reduce your costs with collaborative robots
Modulate, mount, and fasten elements on PCBs with 0.1mm (0.004 in) accuracy. Quickly adapt production lines to new products with fast, flexible deployment of UR robots. For all stages from design, application, installation, manufacturing, operation, and maintenance, the tech industry needs to adapt quickly to changing conditions. The robot arms from Universal Robots are lightweight, space-saving, and easy to re-deploy to multiple applications without changing your production layout in the electronics and technology industries.
Lifting Engineering Technology to a new level
Robot arms give electronics and technology companies the agility to automate almost any manual task while adding value to your business with a collaborative robot arm that can pay for itself in well under a year. Finally, robotic automation has become affordable for small and medium-sized enterprises. Electronics and technology are booming industries that are in need of robot arms that can be integrated quickly and easily into all types of electronic and technology production, including lighting, mobile phones, computers, input devices, audio/visual, and much more.
Robot arms from Universal Robots reduce the risk of employee injury while increasing precision by using a robot to perform complex tasks that require working in close proximity to sensitive machinery. Move products through your production line without human interaction or contamination.
Metal and Machining
Multiple processes and specialised products – these common characteristics of the metal and machining industry pose no deterrence to the e-Series. The cobots are well-equipped to work with accuracy and efficiency to enhance production.
Improve the precision of your tools and parts by automating the metal and machining industry with robots.
Our collaborative robot arms are improving the quantity and quality of the output from manufacturers within the metal and machining industry. Robot arms make it possible for subtractive manufacturers to adjust the production line despite various processes, materials, and specialised products. In addition, they allow companies to be one step ahead of competitors in the metal and machining industry.
Machine tools and parts up to 0.1mm (0.004 in) accuracy – every time. Fast adaption to various processes of machining: Robot arms from Universal Robots make it possible to quickly adapt production lines to new products with UR’s fast, flexible deployment.
The collaborative robot arm quickly pays for itself. Robot arms from Universal Robots are affordable for small and medium sized enterprises.
Reduce the risk of employee injury while increasing precision by using a machining robot to perform complex tasks that require working in close proximity to dangerous machinery.
Using an industrial robot to complete metal and machining tasks can boost your productivity while reducing your time to market. This gives you a crucial advantage within your industry. The flexibility of the robot arms from Universal Robots allows
Automotive & Subcontractors
From laser-cutting rigs to engine foundries, automate almost any stage in your automotive production line with the highly versatile e-Series. Our cobots can be seamlessly integrated into existing production lines to take over critical and precision tasks while maintaining production quality.
Automotive robots put the car manufacturing industry in the fast lane.
Add flexibility and safety to your automotive production line with a collaborative robot arm from Universal Robots. Robot arms from Universal Robots can add value to many stages of the production within the automotive and aerospace industry.
A robot arm from Universal Robots gives you an industrial advantage by reducing production time on your assembly line.
The robot arm is lightweight, space-saving, and easy to re-deploy to multiple applications without changing your production layout. The average set-up time reported by our customers is only half a day. This gives a new level of flexibility to the automotive industry.
The manufacturing process of a car is time- and cost-intensive. Automotive cobots give you all the advantages of advanced robotic automation with none of the added costs associated with traditional robotics. Robot arms from Universal Robots have the fastest payback in the industry.
Application areas for car manufacturing robots
Our three different collaborative robot arms are easily integrated into existing production environments in the automotive and subcontractor industries. A robot arm from Universal Robots can be used in robotic car manufacturing systems just like any other car manufacturing or automobile robot. They can be used in dangerous environments where high quality and precision are business-critical, including engine foundries, laser-cutting rigs, forming presses, molding machines, and packaging and palletizing lines.
In addition, robot arms from Universal Robot can also be used in screw driving, assembling, labelling, handling, and quality control applications.
Plastic and Polymers
With materials requiring different processing and temperature ranges, flexibility is crucial on the plastic and polymers production line. The highly agile e-Series can be used across all areas of plastic and polymer production to meet changing demands, extending production capabilities.
Adding value and increasing the safety of plastic and polymer production with collaborative robots.
Industrial robots from Universal Robots can be used across all areas of plastic and polymer production, including de-gating, PCB loading and unloading, and pick and place projects. Plastic and polymer manufacturing requires high flexibility since different materials require different processing and temperature ranges.
Multiple stages in your production can be automated – even when there is no one around. Robot arms from Universal Robots reduce employee exposure to noxious gases given off during the production of plastics and polymers. UR robots also increase safety since they protect employees on the production lines from plastic shavings and handling of sharp objects. Collaborative robot arms also reduce repetitive work for employees while being able to extend production capabilities.
Flexible Processing of plastics and polymers
Because of the different types of plastics and polymers with different production processes, when plastics are made, production needs to change often. With robot arms from Universal Robots you can increase or decrease production in your company without having to adjust staff levels.
Universal Robots robot arms are lightweight, space-saving, and easy to re-deploy to multiple applications without changing your production layout. It is fast and easy to move the robot to a new process – this gives you the agility to automate almost any task – including those with small batches or fast change-overs in plastic and polymer production and other areas.
Pharma and Chemistry
Designed to meet the healthcare industry’s specifications for accuracy, precision and hygiene, the e-Series takes on mundane tasks like product dispensing and sorting with minimal error. The risk of human contamination in highly delicate tasks can also be reduced by deploying the e-Series in environments which require sterile handling.
Maintain high quality levels in your production with a collaborative robot from Universal Robots.
UR robots keep your environments clean while increasing employee satisfaction. Robots from Universal Robots are designed to meet the healthcare industry’s specifications for accuracy, precision, and hygiene.
Robotics in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries are performing a wide range of tasks from packaging in medical devices and implants to assisting in surgeries. Robot arms from Universal Robots can be used for mixing, counting, dispensing, and inspection to deliver consistent results for business-critical products. They can also be used for sterile handling and assembly of the small, delicate parts that are used in prosthetics, implants, and medical devices.
How robotic automation maintains high quality levels in pharma and chemistry.
An essential benefit of robot arms from Universal Robots is the easy deployment: Universal Robots has revolutionized robot set-up, reducing typical robotic deployment measured in weeks to a matter of hours. This is key in an industry that is committed to providing the best healthcare solutions for all people to enhance their lives. The average set-up time reported by our customers is only half a day.
Scientific and Research
Accuracy and repeatability make the e-Series optimal for scientific research and analysis, where objective information gathering is crucial. The highly affordable cobots serve as valuable tools for teaching and development of innovative solutions at an increasing number of research institutes and universities.
Precision Automated by robot arms
UR robots are used throughout the scientific and research communities to help develop innovative solutions and create a foundation for objective information-gathering and analysis. Robotic technologies have become relevant like never before for science and research. Due to its affordable price, Universal Robots robot arms can be found in several research institutes and universities. robot Colleague in science.
Science is always entering new technological areas. Robot arms from Universal Robots can replace human researchers and operators in dirty, dangerous, and dull jobs to reduce repetitive strain and accidental injuries. Eighty percent of the thousands of UR robots worldwide operate with no safety guarding (after successful risk assessment), right beside human operators. The safety system of our robots is approved and certified by TÜV (The German Technical Inspection Association).
If precision and consistency are the key to your project’s success, then a robot may be the answer. A Universal Robots robot arm will consistently and repeatedly follow exact processes and pre-defined workflows with miniscule deviation, providing optimum conditions for study or analysis with to 0.1mm (0.004 in) accuracy – every time
Every industry has its own unique challenges, but there is no industry that we cannot provide the answer for either directly or through one of our trusted integrator partners.
Every industry has unique challenges, but there is no industry for which we can’t provide the answer. Companies need one simple solution to their challenge: robots. Automation is key in today’s fast-changing production environments. Even if your industry is not on our list, we are positive that there are ways we can make your business work smarter, faster, safer, and more efficiently than ever before.
Our Cobots can be adjusted and programmed to add value to any environment by taking over repetitive, high-precision tasks. Or, as we prefer to say: Collaborative robots automate almost anything. We, along with our Integrators have a wide range of experience in creating customised solutions that open up new frontiers for businesses of all sizes.