Entries by Connie Carrier

My Daddy’s Robots Are Orange!

Last Friday, I received an email from KUKA – celebrating 120 years of providing innovative ideas and solutions for manufacturing processes. The feature picture (see below) says, “Thinking Orange”. It reminded me of a story I heard from Jerry Schrott, Applications Engineer at KC Robotics. When five-year-old Mallory Schrott colored a robot picture at her […]

Aluminum Arc Welding Case Study

Project Challenges Provide a flexible robotic welding system to automate welding of new designs of fence posts and gates. Provide a complete turnkey robotic welding system that is able to accommodate xx variations of parts with minimal tooling change over. Large awkward parts consist of .250” aluminum welded to .060” aluminum tube and .020” wall […]

Will robots take my job? Fact or Fiction

PUBLIC DEBATE The public debate over the effect robots on jobs continues every day on radio talk shows, TV news, and academic research, to name a few. According to a study conducted by Pew Research in May, 2017, 77% of Americans think robots will take over many jobs in coming decades, but only 6% of […]

“Imagine Amazon on Steroids”

I recently read John Slater’s post at http://capmatters.com – Is Industry 4.0 the New DotCom Boom?  “Imagine Amazon on Steroids” are his words. John is describing a new world in the not so distant future where digital automation will transform the global economy and create better jobs and better lives. Throughout the article, John describes how advances in […]


KC ROBOTICS IS EXPANDING AGAIN! We’re looking for an Automation Sales Account Manager. Are you ready to make a difference in the world of industrial automation? Join KC Robotics, Inc. as we change the face of industry by creating a safer, cleaner and more productive manufacturing environment. An Automation Sales Account Manager is needed for […]