But the industry saw gains in other sectors as well. Sales to non-automotive customers grew 27%, led by metalworking industries (up 56%) and semiconductor/electronics/photonics (up 24%), according to the Robotic Industries Association.
Company applied technology developed in cars, such as precise control of motors at high speeds, in the design of the robots.
i.v.STATION automatically dispenses in ready-to-administer patient formats
Robots are now used to automate a multitude of processes required throughout the entire supply chain in producing a solar panel.
MIT debuts Nexi, a robot with facial expressions.