Collaborative Robots

Empow­er­ing Human-Robot Col­lab­o­ra­tion with Cobots

Redefin­ing Work­space Effi­cien­cy and Safety

Col­lab­o­ra­tive robots, or cobots, rep­re­sent a ground­break­ing shift in the indus­tri­al land­scape, offer­ing flex­i­ble automa­tion solu­tions that work along­side human oper­a­tors safe­ly and effi­cient­ly. T.I.E. Indus­tri­al is at the fore­front of this rev­o­lu­tion, pro­vid­ing a wide range of both new and expert­ly refur­bished cobots from lead­ing man­u­fac­tur­ers such as Fanuc, ABB, KUKA, and Motoman. These inno­v­a­tive robot­ic sys­tems are designed to enhance pro­duc­tiv­i­ty, flex­i­bil­i­ty, and safe­ty in a vari­ety of appli­ca­tions, seam­less­ly inte­grat­ing into exist­ing work­flows with­out the need for tra­di­tion­al safe­ty barriers.

Key Ben­e­fits of Col­lab­o­ra­tive Robots

  • Enhanced Safe­ty: Equipped with advanced sen­sors and soft­ware, cobots can detect and adapt to human pres­ence in their work­space, ensur­ing oper­a­tions are con­duct­ed safely.
  • Increased Flex­i­bil­i­ty: Cobots are eas­i­ly repro­gram­ma­ble and can be rede­ployed to per­form a vari­ety of tasks, mak­ing them ide­al for small batch pro­duc­tion and tasks requir­ing human-robot interaction.
  • Improved Effi­cien­cy: By work­ing along­side humans, cobots can take over repet­i­tive and phys­i­cal­ly demand­ing tasks, allow­ing human work­ers to focus on more com­plex and val­ue-added activities.
  • Ease of Inte­gra­tion: Cobots are designed for easy inte­gra­tion into exist­ing pro­duc­tion lines, often requir­ing min­i­mal changes to work­place lay­outs and workflows.

Lead­ing Cobot Mod­els for Col­lab­o­ra­tive Applications

Our selec­tion includes cobot mod­els that excel in col­lab­o­ra­tive applications:

  • Fanuc CR Series: Known for their reli­a­bil­i­ty and pre­ci­sion, Fanuc’s CR cobots are ide­al for a wide range of col­lab­o­ra­tive tasks, from assem­bly to inspection.
  • ABB YuMi: Specif­i­cal­ly designed for small parts assem­bly, YuMi is a dual-arm cobot that can safe­ly work side-by-side with humans, offer­ing excep­tion­al accu­ra­cy and flexibility.
  • KUKA LBR iiwa: Stands for intel­li­gent indus­tri­al work assis­tant,” the LBR iiwa is designed for del­i­cate assem­bly work, capa­ble of sens­ing its way around com­plex tasks and environments.
  • Motoman HC10DT: This mod­el is designed for direct human-cobot inter­ac­tion, with a design that ensures safe­ty and effi­cien­cy in tasks such as machine tend­ing, loading/​unloading, and packaging.

Cobots Across Industries

Col­lab­o­ra­tive robots are trans­form­ing a vari­ety of sectors:

  • Auto­mo­tive Man­u­fac­tur­ing: Cobots assist with assem­bly, machine tend­ing, and qual­i­ty inspec­tion, work­ing along­side humans to enhance pro­duc­tiv­i­ty and flexibility.
  • Elec­tron­ics: In assem­bling small, del­i­cate com­po­nents, cobots pro­vide the pre­ci­sion and adapt­abil­i­ty required for rapid prod­uct changes and customization.
  • Phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals and Health­care: For pack­ag­ing, lab analy­sis, and han­dling del­i­cate prod­ucts, cobots ensure accu­ra­cy and com­pli­ance with strict indus­try standards.
  • Food and Bev­er­age: Cobots are uti­lized in pick­ing, pack­ing, and sort­ing oper­a­tions, improv­ing effi­cien­cy while adher­ing to hygiene standards.

Tai­lored Solu­tions for Opti­mal Performance

Under­stand­ing the unique needs of col­lab­o­ra­tive appli­ca­tions, T.I.E. Indus­tri­al offers cus­tomized cobot solu­tions. From select­ing the right mod­el and end-of-arm tool­ing (EOAT) to inte­gra­tion and pro­gram­ming sup­port, our team ensures seam­less oper­a­tion that enhances pro­duc­tiv­i­ty and safety.

Com­mit­ment to Qual­i­ty and Support

Whether opt­ing for a new sys­tem or a recon­di­tioned mod­el, clients can trust in the qual­i­ty and per­for­mance of our col­lab­o­ra­tive robots. Each refur­bished cobot under­goes a com­pre­hen­sive inspec­tion and refur­bish­ment process, ensur­ing they meet the high­est stan­dards of func­tion­al­i­ty and safety.

Unlock­ing New Pos­si­bil­i­ties with Col­lab­o­ra­tive Robots

The advent of cobots is unlock­ing new pos­si­bil­i­ties in man­u­fac­tur­ing and beyond, offer­ing solu­tions that enhance human-robot col­lab­o­ra­tion, improve effi­cien­cy, and ensure safe­ty. With T.I.E. Indus­tri­al’s exper­tise and a wide selec­tion of cobot solu­tions, busi­ness­es can unlock new lev­els of pro­duc­tiv­i­ty and inno­va­tion in their operations.

Dis­cov­er how col­lab­o­ra­tive robots can trans­form your work­place. Vis­it Robots​.com for more infor­ma­tion and to explore our com­pre­hen­sive range of robot­ic solu­tions tai­lored to meet the chal­lenges of mod­ern manufacturing.