What to Consider Before Purchasing a Cobot

Cobots, or collaborative robots, can be a big investment for a machine shop to make. So, here are some tips for things to consider before you take that leap. Which Applications? First, consider what applications you would like a cobot …

Amper Technologies Achieves Forbes 30 Under 30 Listing

Amper Technologies has made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list! Quite impressive and we understand why, being one of their customers. Amper Technologies provides end-to-end machine monitoring software for your factory floor. Their non-invasive sensors give you real time data …

FABTECH Chicago 2019 Recap

Fusion was at the Universal Robots booth at FABTECH last week at McCormick Place in Chicago. We showcased a pre-configured machine tending solution with a UR16e and Schunk Grippers. We spoke about how utilizing the FC-Series equipment for efficient, reliable, …

Getting Millennials in the Door

In this industry we have all been hearing about how the baby boomer generation is retiring and there aren’t enough people to replace those jobs, mainly the millennials who are few and far between in pursing this field. By 2025, …

Cobot Installation: Systems Integrator vs. Do It Yourself

According to a McKinsey & Company article, “Industry 4.0 could have an estimated value-creation potential for manufacturers and suppliers of $3.7 trillion in 2025, and hopes are high that it could bring the next industrial revolution to discrete manufacturing. Yet …