FANUC is Set to Bring Innovation to the 2016 IMTS


Come one; come all, to the IMTS at McCormick Place, Chicago. Sept. 12 - 17, 2016.  This is a trade show that you don’t want to miss!  The IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) does a fantastic job of presenting the most useful, up-to-date, technical information available. It also provides an excellent opportunity to network with experts and peers in the field and the chance to experience these technologies, first-hand.

You can be sure that you will walk away from this trade show inspired. Each year offers new ideas, informative sessions, more insight in how to improve your production and operations, and the latest education from professionals currently dealing with and solving your manufacturing challenges. A few of the conference topics this year will include new materials, R&D, water jet, 3-D printing, Grinding, energy efficiency, lean manufacturing, and cost justification.

FANUC, as always, is going to be a big hitter at the 2016 IMTS Show.  They never fail to offer some of the best innovative solutions in the market; consistently providing unrivaled performance and reliability. FANUC is looking forward to introducing multiple new technologies at IMTS this year. 

1. To begin with, the simple, efficient, and intuitive HMI CNC touch panel face for FANUC 30-B Series. This is a new operator interface for the next generation of  manufacturing employees. After seeing this in action, you will quickly realize this new technology needs to find itself on your manufacturing floor! 

2. FANUC strives to create solutions that will help decrease system downtime. One way they are doing this is by enhancing the automation connectivity features. They will be featuring the new FIELD system IoT technology that offers advanced analytics and incredible learning capabilities for FANUC CNCs, robots, peripheral devices, and sensors used in automation systems.

3. ROBOMACHINES by FANUC offer unmatched quality and precision. They provide compact milling,tapping, and drilling solutions and some of the shortest cycle times for most milling and drilling tasks. ROBODRILL machining centers are very robust and reliable, and provide enormous versatility.  They address all machining needs for its class while offering high-precision and high-speeds.  Be sure to check their demonstrations out at  2016 IMTS.

4. Some of the most exciting items on the lineup at IMTS will be the introduction of FANUC’s expanded collaborative robot lineup.  After being the first automation supplier to bring a 35kg collaborative robot, the CR-35iA,they look forward to introduce the other members of the family. Combining strength, precision, and safety makes this collaborative family incredibly reliable for robot/human interactions for a wide range of applications.  A display you don't want to miss!

The IMTS is an event that seamlessly unites Business and Technology with people from across the globe. It ends up being one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, and is most definitely one you do not want to miss. Every two years, the IMTS successfully helps people find new products, solve manufacturing problems, and make new business contacts. This year will be so good you will be begging for more, so be sure to mark your calendars for the next IMTS,taking place Sept. 10 - 15, 2018.

For more information on FANUC robotics, contact RobotWorx representatives online or give them a call at 740-251-4312.

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