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    National Robotics Challenge winner

    April 26, 2011 by Staff

    Watch this video of a fantastic manufacturing cell in action, as designed by engineering students at Indiana Tech University

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    Robots scout Japan’s crippled reactors

    April 18, 2011 by The CANADAN PRESS

    Utility workers at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant are deploying robots to measure radiation, temperatures and other conditions inside the reactors.

  • Robot could improve slapshots

    April 6, 2011 by Matt Powell

    Stick-testing robot can fire a puck up to 110 miles per hour

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    FANUC and Rockwell to merge manufacturing technologies

    September 15, 2010 by staff

    Two major software providers plan to combine their technologies for specialized manufacturing markets like automotive and aerospace. FANUC FA America, a CNC supplier, and Rockwell Automation, Inc., a provider of industrial automation solutions, will work together to integrate CNC with

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    OPG gets a 360 degree view inside nuclear reactors

    August 27, 2010 by Noelle Stapinsky

    Nuclear power plants have been operating in Canada since the early 1970s. According to the Canada Nuclear Safety Commission there are about seven currently in operation across the country, using uranium as fuel and heavy water as a coolant and

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    Auto manufacturing through robotic eyes

    February 10, 2010 by Noelle Stapinsky, Features Editor

    With just two tiny cameras connected to a circuit board and a three-minute technology pitch, Siddhant Ahuja was handed a $10,000 scholarship. The PhD student from the University of Windsor presented his work on smart cameras used for quality control,