TÜV Rheinland APAC / IMEA Blog

Robotics: Industrial Application

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on May 9, 2017 10:06:44 AM

The Robotics industry is growing at a rapid rate, especially as industry demand continues to increase. There are rapid technological advancements leading to faster and less expensive production, new and more precise applications, and job creation. This raises some unique challenges. For example, companies must now consider how to best implement automation for their industrial applications.

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Topics: Industrial, robotics

A Collaborative Robot – closer to humans, safer to work with

Posted by TUV Rheinland Asia Pacific on Mar 10, 2017 5:00:00 AM

Industrial robots are generally used at some distance from people, to ensure human safety. Along with advancement in sensors and control technology, the latest version of the International Standard covering robots (ISO 10218) permits people to collaborate with robots. In Japan, as well, a partial revision of the Occupational Safety and Health Regulations of 2013 makes the regulation of safety fences and other protections less strict, which makes collaborative work between workers and robots possible.

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Topics: robots, robotics