As automation in general continues to proliferate in factory environments, so too does the role of robots and cobots. Now an integral part of nearly every manufacturing process, robots and cobots work together to overcome production hurdles and ultimately streamline productivity. But what are the distinctions between robots and cobots and how can they specifically work to help your business thrive? Below, we’ll break down how robots and cobots work to improve your production process thus saving you time and money.
Automation has streamlined the modern manufacturing process. Instead of spending hours manually assembling materials, specialized machines now have the ability to quickly and precisely construct products within minutes. This idea can be translated into the concept of virtual automation as well. Because of this, robotic process automation is a key component of almost every modern factory. Below, we’ll explore the basics of robotic process automation and delve into how this specific variant of automation can benefit your organization in the long run.
Ever been in one of those situations where you wished you just had a ‘pause’ button? Accidents on the plant floor can cause irreparable damage to equipment and personnel that can adversely affect your company’s productivity, profitability and safety.