See How Automation Helped Bad Boy Mowers Become a Good Old USA Success Story A resurgence in home-grown manufacturing is now taking root in the U.S., largely driven by advanced technology and a thriving economy. Through a combination of determination, solid management, and robotic technology from ABB, Bad Boy Mowers, based in Batesville, Arkansas, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year – and is one example of this resurgent manufacturing success. Full Article
World's Largest Jet Engine 3D printing and advanced composites are just two of the key factors in the development of the world's largest jet engine. GE's mammoth 134" engine recently took its maiden flight over the Mojave Desert. As wide as the body of an entire Boeing 737, the engine is expected to receive certification next year. Full Article
ABB's full line of compact, standardized FlexLoader™ robotic machine tool tending cells are fully equipped, featuring a 6-axis robot ideally suited to the reach and payload requirements of the specific application. Ideal for both low and high volume production, serving vertical lathes, horizontal and vertical machining centers, 5-axis machines and grinders.
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