Tag Archive: technology trends

Dec 20 2018

Stephane Rolland

The Value of Simulation for Collaborative Robots – Part 2

This is the second of a 2-part series on Cobotics simulation. In a previous blog I introduced the concept of Cobotics, or the use of Collaborative Robots and described the benefits of cobotics work cell simulation which include: Secure accessibility for both humans and robots Secure human tasks using ergonomics validation Human / robot interaction …

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Dec 05 2018

Introducing AGVs on the Shop Floor? Here is What You Need to Keep in Mind (Part 2)

This is the second of a 2-part series on the implementation of AGVs on the shop floor. Things to Consider When Planning the Introduction of an AGV System What to Automate? First, companies need to identify a candidate process to automate, the material flow paths within the process and the load to be transported automatically. …

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Oct 31 2018

ELDER DESIGN – Simplifying life for an aging population

Working to reshape the world for a rapidly aging global population, designers and engineers are learning to apply the concepts and technologies of their fields to address the clouding eyes, aching bodies and broad life experiences of the elderly. Modern design reflects the fact that today’s designers and engineers are being asked to do something …

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Oct 17 2018

The What, Why and How of Digital Twin in Discrete Manufacturing

The goal of a Digital Twin is to have a software copy that behaves as closely as possible to its real-world twin, capturing every single attribute of that physical thing. We are often focused on Digital Twin of a product – because as products evolve their Digital Twin can be updated to reflect the new …

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Aug 29 2018

COMPLEMENTARY GROWTH: Offering related products and services can help platforms keep expanding

Late in 2016, Airbnb, the platform that disrupted the hospitality industry by matching travelers with short-stay accommodations in private homes, announced that it was expanding its travel offerings to include restaurant reservations, audio walking tours – perhaps even car rental reservations. Airbnb’s expansion of its platform’s wildly successful formula into related travel services was part …

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