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1
Aug

FPE/IMEC Breakfast with the Bots Event in Manufacturing News

FPE Automation and IMEC’s Upcoming Breakfast with the Bots at the Danville Area Community College is featured in Midwest Manufacturing News Midwest Manufacturing News ran an article about FPE Automation/IMEC’s Breakfast with the Bots. The event, taking place on August 21, is designed to help manufacturers who are faced with workforce shortages. Robotics can be used to address those challenges. Collaborative

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30
Jul

FPE Automation Tech Expo: Next Level Manufacturing

Announcing the FPE Automation Tech Expo: Next Level Manufacturing It’s our biggest event of the year! The very latest in automation and manufacturing on display, plus food and beverages, valuable prizes, fun activities and more.   October 15, 2019 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton-Chicago in Arlington Heights, Illinois REGISTER TODAY!    #fpetechexpo Source: FPE

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24
Jul

MiR Mobile Industrial Robots Van to Visit IRIS Custom Solutions

FPE Automation is bringing the MiR (Mobile Industrial Robots) van to our integrator partner IRIS Custom Solutions Autonomous mobile robots from MiR allow companies to automate low-value internal transportation tasks, freeing up employees to spend their time much more effectively. The MiR van is coming to IRIS! Don’t miss this opportunity to see the mobile industrial robots in action! FRIDAY, AUGUST 9, 2019 FROM NOON-3:00

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24
Jul

Construction Underway for FPE Automation Training and Technology Center

Located in Elk Grove just steps away from FPE Automation‘s corporate headquarters, construction is well underway for the new training and technology center! When completed, the facility will include over 6 collaborative robotics training stations, and a state-of-the-art vision lab along with fully functioning automation modules to help assist and train our existing and new customers.  More to come soon!

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18
Jul

Introducing the Pneu-Connect® X2 Dual Gripper – New Robotic End of Arm Tooling from PHD

The latest in the Pneu-Connect® family of Universal Robot UR+ Certified products by PHD: X2 Dual Gripper PHD recently announced the release of the Pneu-Connect® X2 with dual grippers. MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE HERE. Source: FPE Automation Blog

11
Jul

Piab’s Kenos KCS Robot Gripper EOAT – Now UR+ Certified

Piab Kenos KCS gripper – now UR+ Certified Piab’s KENOS® KCS VACUUM GRIPPER IS NOW UR+ CERTIFIED “UR+ is the premier product platform to help you automate your applications more easily than ever before. Hundreds of industry-leading products are tested and approved to work with cobots from Universal Robots to provide you with fast deployment, simple programming and reliable operation. From

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8
Jul

New Survey from Mobile Industrial Robots Can Help!

Find out how your procedures and internal logistics measure up to those of your peers.  Looking to give your business a competitive edge? We’d like to let you know about an interesting industry-wide survey our partner, Mobile Industrial Robots (better known as MiR) is carrying out. The questionnaire is anonymous and takes just 5 minutes to complete. When you submit

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2
Jul

Just Announced: FPE Automation Among Top MAC Valves Specialists

Congratulations to FPE Automation’s Scott Massie and Steve Carrera!  Mac Valves Inc. and MDN leadership has hand picked just 40 people from around the continent to be part of an elite team of specialists. These individuals have a unique expertise in Mac’s latest, revolutionary products. That includes Pulse Valves, Bullet Valves®, Liquid Valves, MI/O-67® and BViQ®. While Mac Valves is already the industry leader

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20
Jun

Limited Time Promotion: Cognex 3D and Laser Profile Vision Systems

Extremely Competitive Pricing on Cognex Products for 3D Applications and Laser Profile Applications Available now at FPE Automation! Cognex just announced what is probably the best ever promotional pricing for select InSight products for 2D and 3D machine vision inspection.Whether you’re just getting into the vision game, or you’re a seasoned professional, you’ll want to take advantage of these great deals! 

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20
Jun

MiR Offers New Leasing Program for Mobile Industrial Robots

Mobile Industrial Robots, the market leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), launched its new mobile robot leasing program.  Referred to as ”robots as a service” (RaaS), leasing lets companies of any size—from small start-ups to multinational enterprises—deploy mobile robot solutions with low (or no) upfront costs and low monthly payments. This lowers financial barriers for investing in AMRs and gives

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