Sector: Aerospace, defence & maritime.
Application: Precision pipe fixturing.
Problem: Difficulties in manually measuring and assembling pipe flanges at awkward angles in confined spaces.
Solution: Automated hybrid collaborative and industrial robot cell engineered to accurately measure and manoeuvre pipe flanges for a series of pipework formations prior to manual welding process.
- Two Fanuc CR-15iA.
- Bespoke software and user interface by Active8 Robots.
- Bespoke auto-adjusting end of arm tooling by Active8 Robots for pipes 20-133mm OD.