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   Gear Manufacturing Technology Update       November 16, 2022

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WFL Millturn Develops Robot Automation Systems with FRAI Robotic Technologies

If you think about a smartphone, making a phone call is no longer the key function. The same is true of automation, in the sense that transporting a workpiece from A to B is not necessarily the main task in every application. Instead, the focus has shifted toward recognition, tracking, and multitasking. Camera recognition and gripper exchange systems combined with host computer solutions have become the core components of a flexible solution that is compatible with Industry 4.0. Globally, the trend will move towards a small-cell solution with high intelligence and a high proportion of IT.

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Next Level IIoT

Training and employee development can seem daunting to manufacturers still playing catch-up post-COVID and trying to move product out the door. Management wants to implement new IIoT and smart manufacturing strategies to increase manufacturing productivity, but a lack of time, money and available resources can complicate these goals.

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ECM Robotics & Advanced Automation

ECM Robotics & Advanced Automation

Break the barrier from FURNACE SYSTEM AUTOMATION to ADVANCED AUTOMATION with ECM Robotics. Incrementally upgrade with robotics specific to heat treating to ensure consistent production flow and managed labor expenses. Automate existing/new furnace systems with leading-edge technology (including washers, tempers, cryos…) for efficient part sorting, workload assembly/disassembly & AGV transport.

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A tailored solution for your measuring needs

A tailored solution for your measuring needs

WENZEL has been manufacturing metrology systems since 1968! Our new gear software bridges the gap our customers face and offers a common platform for both gear metrology and traditional inspection. Regardless of what you use, a traditional stand-alone CNC gear tester or a CMM-based gear inspection system, WENZEL has the solution for you.

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Machine Tool Builders: Your One-Stop Shop

Machine Tool Builders: Your One-Stop Shop

Take your production to the next level with Machine Tool Builders’ world-class lineup of new gear manufacturing technologies, featuring: horizontal and vertical hobbing, generative & profile grinding, chamfer/deburr & inspection, plus the industry-leading rebuilds, retrofits and service that we’ve built our reputation on since 1995.

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The key to greater transparency: LHWebPlatform

The key to greater transparency: LHWebPlatform

Gear cutting technology manufacturer Liebherr offers a unique platform of interfaces, data profiles and web apps for customized digitization solutions. It monitors in detail what, when, where, how and in what time something was manufactured. Evaluations and reports present essential indicators. It creates transparency for productions – and transparency creates productivity.

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A reliable partner for power transmission critical gears and bevel sets

A reliable partner for power transmission critical gears and bevel sets

CATTINI, a leading Italian gear and bevel sets manufacturer with one of the broadest custom gear production capabilities in the industry, is now proud to be serving the Americas. Many multi-national heavy-duty vehicle and machinery OEMs have been choosing Cattini for years.

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GWJ Technology Releases Latest Version of SystemManager

GWJ Technology Releases Latest Version of SystemManager

GWJ Technology GmbH presents the new version of its system calculation software SystemManager as an extension of its well-known solutions eAssistant as a web solution and TBK as a classic desktop application.

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