May 2019

20
May

FPE South Tough Mudder

FPE Takes Part in Tough Mudder Endurance Event   By: Sandia Harrison Tough Mudder is a an endurance test to chance to test your teamwork, conquer obstacles for up to 10 miles, have some fun and get a little muddy! FPE Automation’s St. Louis team took part in one over the weekend. Here they are at the finish, still smiling. Love

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18
May

BViQ by MAC Valves

The latest product release from MAC Valves: Introducing BViQ By: Sandia Harrison. BViQ® brings the Bullet Valve® to the masses with a modular plug-in approach. MAC Valves multi patented Bullet Valve® and subsequent products utilizing Bullet Valve® Technology  have brought innovation to the air valve industry with MAC’s patented balanced lifting-type solenoid design resulting in superior life, reliability, and repeatability,

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15
May

Factory Automation Process Improvement Seminar in Ottawa, Illinois

PROCESS IMPROVEMENT SEMINAR Interact with our experts and see the latest from Cognex, Epson, Universal Robots, Omron, QC Conveyors and MiR, with products from PHD, Robotiq and OnRobot featured as well. Discuss your own applications. We’ll incorporate your real-life examples and show you the cutting edge technology that is transforming the workplace in unprecedented ways. All in a relaxed, hands-on

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15
May

Collaborative Robots in Manufacturing Event Coming to St. Louis

Breakfast with the Bots FPE Automation is bringing Universal Robots, the worlds #1 collaborative robots, to the Tapawingo Golf Club in St. Louis! Wednesday, June 26, 20198:00 am – noon Is your company faced with a workforce shortage? Are you having difficulties finding qualified people who can do the job? Come learn how collaborative robotics can help solve your workforce

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10
May

Cobots: Solving the Manufacturing Labor Challenge

Collaborative Robot Open House with Presenters FPE Automation and Universal Robots FPE Automation’s Carson Weaver and Universal Robots’ Misa Ilkhechi are guest speakers at the Fusion Cobotics Open House on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Sponsored by Fusion and IMEC, this special event will feature: Machine shop tours (see the cobots in action) Feature presentations (FPE Automation and Universal Robots, plus

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10
May

Happy Hour with the Cognex Van in Arlington Heights

The Cognex Van is Coming to Arlington Heights! Vision/ID Happy Hour – Drinks & Appetizers at the Rack House in Arlington Heights with the Cognex van FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019 3:00-6:00 Rack House Kitchen and Tavern222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005Join FPE Automation for drinks & appetizers and check out the Cognex van! Experience the latest in cutting-edge technology; machine

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8
May

3D Bin Picking at Schaumburg Trade Show

FPE Automation is at the Greater Chicago Design-2-part show May 8-9! Our Automation Controls team put together a live, working 3D bin-picking demo with Universal Robots, Canon, and much more!If you’re in the area, be sure to stop by our booth at the Schaumburg Convention Center. D2P is a local contract manufacturing trade show.  REGISTER HERE FOR FREE SHOW ADMISSION Source:

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6
May

Collaborative Robot CNC Machine Tending

Load and unload parts from your CNC equipment with Fusion Cobotics’ complete Universal Robots solution. Fusion Cobotics incorporates Universal Robots for a turn-key CNC solution. An already-configured, flexible machine tending solution designed to work with your CNC milling and turning equipment. Geared for high-mix, low-volume production. Get it from FPE Automation.  Learn more:  VIEW THE FC01 DATASHEET VIEW THE FC02 DATASHEET Source:

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1
May

Machine Vision Training Seminar with Cognex and FPE Automation

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Special one-day event and lunch at FPE Automation Machine Vision Concepts and Cognex EasyBuilder Programming HANDS ON OPTICAL INSPECTION WITH THE EXPERTS In-Sight is Cognex’s powerfully and fully integrated vision sensor software. The In-Sight/EasyBuilder® software allows you to connect, configure, emulate, operate, maintain, and expand all from an integrated user environment. With no programming needed, applications are

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1
May

FPE Automation to Expand St. Louis Operation

FPE Automation, Sunset Hills, MO FPE Automation’s St. Louis Area Location is Expanding Plans include a robotics training center. By: David BardosThanks to our valued customers, employees and suppliers, FPE Automation is expanding  operations in the St. Louis area. Construction will start in late Summer, 2019. The updated facility will feature a state-of-the-art robotics training center for our clients, as

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