Entries by Connie Carrier

KC Robotics Achieves Robot Integrator Certification from Robotics Industry Association (RIA)

KC Robotics, Inc. has achieved the prestigious Certified Robot Integrator status with the RIA. To become certified, integrators go through a rigorous process including an on-site audit and hands-on testing of key technical personnel. Robot integrators who are certified by the RIA are recognized in the industry as part of an elite group of accomplished, […]

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 […]