FANUC Holds Grand Opening in Auburn Hills, MI

FANUC America held a grand opening celebration at its new North Campus facility on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Over 500 customers and other guests attended the morning celebration featuring an official program, ribbon-cutting ceremony and a facility tour.  Special guests included Michigan’s Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Auburn Hills Mayor Kevin McDaniel, and Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett.  The tour route of the 461,000 square-foot facility featured over 20 robotic demonstrations including a work cell that used FANUC cobots to pack 1,500 bags of food for a local Michigan chapter of Blessings in a Backpack.  
Arc Welding Cobots - Reliable Because They're Built by FANUC

FANUC now offers c ollaborative r obots for arc welding applications - built with the same quality and high performance as our long-standing line of welding robots. By infusing collaborative operation into FANUC’s arc welding robots, we’re offering customers the unique ability to work closely with their welding processes. Our arc welding cobots come with FANUC’s proven, easy to use ArcTool s oftware designed to improve your bottom line by reducing programming time. The easy-to-program interface supports both simple and complex applications, including FANUC's advanced features such as Weaving, iRVision, Seam Tracking, TAST and Multi-pass.
Robotic Solutions for EV Manufacturing

As the electric vehicle (EV) evolution grows, manufactures can trust FANUC to help with automating their processes. From lithium-ion battery production, to structure/drive train/motor assembly and more, no one has more experience automating EV than FANUC. We are the only manufacturer with a globally-dedicated propulsion group, proven engineering expertise, and solutions to support every EV application. Our support network includes expansive regional facilities in North and South America, as well as the largest network of line builders and Authorized System Integrators in the industry.
2019 Rockwell Automation Fair

Look for FANUC in booth #318 at the Rockwell Automation Fair, Nov. 20-21 in Chicago. At the show, an LR Mate 200 i D/7L compact robot and easy-to-use PLC Motion Interface will demonstrate an interactive load/unload operation. The new PLC Motion Interface makes it easy for operators with no robot programming experience to teach programs using a Rockwell PLC.  

In addition, we’ll feature the FANUC Power Motion i -MODEL A, a high-performance motion controller designed for a wide range of multi-axis general motion applications.  We will also highlight our award-winning Zero Down Time (ZDT) Industrial IoT solution.