Assembly & Processing


Applications for Pick and Place Robots

By Ashley Belliveau Picking and placing parts or assemblies is often a simple, repetitive, and monotonous task in most industrial…

How to Improve Lot Traceability in Manufacturing

By Ashley Belliveau We’ve all read headlines about product recalls in highly-regulated industries, such as automotive, food processing, medical, and…

Capabilities and Benefits of Robotic Inspection Technologies and Systems

By Ashley Belliveau Inspections are crucial to ensure quality products, yet the need for accurate and reliable inspections can often…

Assembly Robots 101: The What, Where, and How of Assembly Robots in Manufacturing

By Ashley Belliveau Steven Douglas Corp. (SDC) offers manufacturers a wide range of solutions for high-speed precision assembly automation. For…

What’s the Difference Between Six-Axis, SCARA, and Cartesian Robots?

Robotic arms are on the rise, with many manufacturers seeking to automate tasks to increase speed and productivity and improve…

What It Takes to Create a Custom Medical Tube Handling and Assembly Machine

By Eric Anderson   What It Takes to Create a Custom Medical Tube Handling and Assembly Machine   It can…

Vision-Guided Robotics in Automated Machines

By Steve Belliveau   Vision-Guided Robotics in Automated Machines   Automation technology has dramatically advanced over the past few decades.…

3 Types of Part Feeding Systems

By Eric Anderson   3 Types of Part Feeding Systems   The manufacturing of a product may involve a variety…