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Roboticist Chronicles: The Future of Robotics in a Post-Pandemic World

Because they deal primarily with physical products, anyone in manufacturing knows that the industry as a whole has taken a hit from the effects of the pandemic. “But COVID isn’t the only Read more

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Will Chipotle’s Investment In Education Pay Off For Its Employees?
April 20, 2021
Chipotle launched its new debt-free tuition program for its employees. The program will cover those majoring in agriculture, culinary, and hospitality industries. The move shows intention for how the Read more
Track to the Future: Array Technologies Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification
April 20, 2021
Array Technologies recently completed its ISO audits and ISO certification. This exciting step in Array Technologies' growth was the main topic of conversation for this episode of Track to the Future. Travis Read more
E2B: Energy Industry Cybersecurity Threats In The Digital Age
April 20, 2021
  Are energy companies taking cybersecurity seriously? Are they shifting focus to application security? E2B host Daniel Litwin speaks with Dan Cornell, Chief Technology Officer of the Denim Group and Kent Read more
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Roboticist Chronicles: The Future of Robotics in a Post-Pandemic World
February 2, 2021
Because they deal primarily with physical products, anyone in manufacturing knows that the industry as a whole has taken a hit from the effects of the pandemic. “But COVID isn’t the only Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: How Arc Helps Engineering Students Get Hands-On Experience
August 12, 2020
Sitting in a classroom and learning about engineering is much different from actually being on the job. That’s why Dr. Peter Loos, Professor in the Practice of Materials Science and Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: Chewing the Fat on Automation In the Meat Processing Industry
July 27, 2020
ARC Specialties President Dan Allford often refers to the “three Ds” of automation, looking into industries that are dirty, dull and dangerous and seeing if robotics can step in. Allford is Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: The Strengths and Weaknesses of Collaborative Robots
June 29, 2020
We all can use a little help from our friends – but what if that friend is a robot? With collaborative robots, robots with safety features that allow more human interaction or for humans to Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: The Difference Between Robots on Earth and Robots in Outer Space
June 10, 2020
Some things are challenging enough, but an extra element takes the degree of difficulty up several notches. That’s how it is for Josh Sooknanan, an aerospace engineer with NASA, who takes Read more
Roboticist Chronicles: A Beautiful Blend of Cutting and Motion Control Technologies
May 26, 2020
Dan Allford, President, Arc Specialties, and Brett Hubbard, OEM Sales Manager, Hypertherm joined the Roboticist chronicles to detail the long-standing partnership between Arc Specialties and Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: Getting Dirty and Dangerous with Abrasive Finishing
May 11, 2020
Robots are perfect for abrasive finishing, because they work well in situations that possess all three of the “Big Ds” – dull, dirty and dangerous. Even so, while more companies are embracing Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: Robots Aren’t Stealing Your Jobs, They’re Creating Them
February 19, 2020
As technology advances at an exponential rate, a common fearful sentiment among Americans is that robots are stealing human jobs. But, this long standing rumor couldn’t be farther from the Read more
The Roboticist Chronicles: Talking Tariffs, Subsidies, and Free Market Capitalism
October 22, 2019
Tariffs and subsidies are a hot topic at the moment, with global trade affecting the market each day. But who exactly are tariffs hurting and helping? Dan Allford, president and founder of Read more