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Extended Scope for Programming Wizard

May 13, 2024
ABB Robotics has extended the scope of its free Wizard Easy Programming software to include its six-axis industrial robots powered by an OmniCore controller in addition to its...

Severe Duty Motor

April 1, 2024
The ECP5000 severe duty motor can deliver up to 1000 hp or 745 kW. It was built to match NEMA dimensions to be compatible with existing installed bases. The design also enables...

Data Collection Software Platform

Feb. 20, 2024
The new OptiFact software platform enables users to collect, manage and analyze data from hundreds of factory devices, including ABB robots, to determine key performance indicators...

High Payload Cobots

Nov. 7, 2023
Two new variants of the GoFa cobot from ABB offer payloads of up to 10 and 12 kilograms. The GoFa 10 and 12 have also been designed with longer reach. These cobots offer tool ...
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75-Volt Rectifier

Sept. 8, 2023
The CC7500 from ABB Power Conversion is a liquid-cooled, three-phase, 75-volt rectifier designed for heavy pulse-load applications like industrial lasers. It features a low-line...

Articles & News

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Integrating B&R Controls with Codian Robots

The open nature of Codian robotics was on display at Pack Expo to show how the company’s array of delta robots can be integrated with B&R controls and mechatronic transport systems...
The new IE5 SynRM motors from ABB with smart sensors installed at Tatkett’s Ronneby, Sweden, facility.

Flooring Manufacturer Boosts Motor Energy Efficiency to 95%

July 26, 2023
Swedish manufacturer Tarkett saves 800 MWh of energy per year using ABB’s Ability data insights.
Matt Conklin with ABB demonstrates the Cobot Arc Welding Package with ABB's GoFa cobot at Automate 2023.

How ABB Makes Cobot Arc Welding Easier

ABB showcased the Easy Teach Device and Wizard Easy Programming software on its GoFa cobot to help first-time robot users create high-quality welds without the need for in-depth...
An aerial view of the former Siemens low-voltage motors facility in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Siemens Low-Voltage Motor Business Acquired by ABB

May 5, 2023
ABB says the Siemens line of severe duty and general-purpose motors will be re-branded and reintroduced during Q2 2023.
Rendering of ABB's planned New Berlin, Wis., plant to increase ABB’s U.S. production capacity of industrial electric drives.
Business Intelligence

ABB Announces $170 million in U.S. Investments

May 2, 2023
The company says its investments are driven by increased customer demand for electrification and automation products
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ABB Previews its Forthcoming Autonomous Operator Technology

With users in energy industries requesting more autonomous capabilities for their production operations, ABB is developing a new technology designed to aid human decision-making...
Endress+Hauser’s Open Integration partner program tested its field level devices, along with products from Pepperl+Fuchs, Honeywell and ABB, to verify Ethernet-APL's capabilities.

Multi-Vendor Ethernet-APL Test Proves the Technology’s Market Readiness

March 31, 2023
Ethernet-APL load tests conducted as part of Endress+Hauser’s Open Integration partner program proved that Ethernet-APL can be used in real world scenarios using components from...
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Maersk Oil Upgrades Its SCADA

Dec. 7, 2022
Maersk Oil gets a 12-year extension on the life of its North Sea platforms’ controllers by upgrading to new, backward-compatible ABB controllers and avoiding a rip-and-replace...
Endress+Hauser Promass I 300 Coriolis flowmeter combines in-line viscosity and flow measurement with a compact transmitter.

Smart Instruments Change Operations for the Better

Occidental Petroleum, Wildfire Energy, and Gore Nitrogen show how the ability to take multiple measurements with a single device make smart instruments a natural for enhancing...
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ABB Launches New App Powering Rapid, Remote Tech Support

Dec. 5, 2022
ABB, a global leader in technology, announces the launch of ABB Ability™ Mobile Connect for drives. This cloud-based software service, accessible through the ABB Drivetune mobile...

Videos & Resources

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Codian Delta Robots with B&R Controls

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ABB's Cobot Arc Welding Package

The Easy Teach Device and Wizard Easy Programming software from ABB is designed to help first-time robot users create high-quality welds without robot programming expertise.
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ABB's Autonomous Operator Demo

ABB's Joerg Schubert shows how the company's forthcoming Autonomous Operator software provides augmented data to operators to help them better react to abnormal situations.
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3 Robot Trends at IMTS 2022

Machine tending, automated path planning, and welding were among the most prominent robot trends in evidence at IMTS 2022.
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ABB Introduces Cobot Welding Application

Collaborative robots are increasingly being used in heavier industrial applications, such as welding, as demonstrated by ABB at IMTS 2022.
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3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing System from ABB

June 30, 2022
The MDPE10 particle extruder from Massive Dimension is capable of outputting 10 lbs of material per hour.
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Robot Predictions for 2022

April 22, 2022
Activity in the automotive industry, e-commerce, and other sectors will shape the growth of robotics technologies in the coming year.
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ABB's GoFa Collaborative Robot

At PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2021, ABB showcased its first fully collaborative robot for pick-and-place applications.

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Automation Use Expected to Surge with Reshoring and Legislative Support

Multiple reports indicate the most companies—across multiple industries—plan to expand their use of automation and robotics. The resulting effects on the automation industry are...
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Plant Maintenance

Minimizing Machine Downtime with Bluetooth Gateways and Smart Sensors

Using a combination of Bluetooth gateways from Cassia Networks and smart sensors from Dodge Industrial, Penn Waste provides its maintenance engineers with needed visibility into...
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ABB’s 3 Robotics Predictions for 2022

April 14, 2022
With activity in the robotics space showing no sign of slowing, ABB’s Mark Segura weighs in on the developments you can expect to see this year.
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The Next Generation of Cobots Will Transform the Workforce

April 7, 2022
Lean about the next generation of industrial and collaborative robots that will be integral components of Smart Manufacturing.
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New ABB Robots for Material Handling and Assembly

March 10, 2022
Powered by ABB’s OmniCore V250XT controller, the IRB 5710 and IRB 5720 self-optimizing robots feature multiple mounting options.
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The Case for More Colorful HMI Graphics

Feb. 3, 2022
Despite the trend toward more grayscale HMIs, a number of users cite a preference for high-intensity HMI graphics to enhance human interaction.
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Mobile Robots Make an Impact on Omnichannel Fulfillment

Oct. 26, 2021
ABB’s acquisition of ASTI Mobile Robotics Group positions the company to deliver a complete portfolio of AMRs, robots, and machine automation.
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Is the Future of Automation Modular?

As standards orgs and suppliers drive the modular automation concept forward, the future of automation looks toward the re-imagining of complex processes and automation infrastructures...