Productivity is one of the main words that people use when they talk about the advantages of integrating industrial robots into their production line. Robots help to boost the productivity of not only their applications, but also boost the productivity of the human workers that are interacting with and around them during the production process.
How does a robot boost the productivity of a human worker? That is simple. When a robot is integrated into a production line, human workers are alleviated of tedious, dull and dangerous jobs, and are put to better use in jobs that give them more job skills and more responsibility, which raises morale and allows them to be more productive. Many of these workers go on to be robot operators, learning viable skills that they wouldn’t have otherwise.
However, that is the only way that robots boost the productivity in a shop. Robots are also highly productive themselves. Many, if not all, industrial robots are able to improve the speed and accuracy of any production line. This not only improves the amount of products that are made, but also the quality of the products being made. This translates into happier customers and a better reputation for the company.
All in all, robotic productivity is a win-win for the manufacturer. They have happier workers and faster, more accurate production. This means they save money, as well as time, while improving their products.
Are you interested in ramping up your productivity with robotic systems? Then you should contact RobotWorx, a certified integrator for several different robotics companies, including ABB, Motoman, KUKA and FANUC. Our staff will work with you to help you find the right system for the right price.