The ASSEMBLY Show
The ASSEMBLY Show

Automation abounds at The ASSEMBLY Show, By Alan Richter

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October 25, 2018, Cutting Tool Engineering - While attending The Assembly Show, it seems that I saw robots and other automation equipment everywhere I turned. The trade show and conference took place Oct. 23-25 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois.

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The 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show Concludes in Rosemont, IL with nearly 9,000 Registered Industry-Leading Manufacturing Professionals

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Attendance up 12% and Exhibit Space up 15%

ROSEMONT, IL, October 26, 2018 - The 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show closed its annual Conference and Expo at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL with nearly 9,000 registered participants.  BNP Media, publishers of ASSEMBLY Magazine and producers of the event announced growth in all areas at the recent trade show and conference. The three-day event offered a dynamic educational program, the largest exhibit hall in the history of the event offering hundreds of new products and several exciting networking events all with the focus on the future of manufacturing.

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New Product Demonstrations, Education Sessions and Networking Abound at 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show

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ROSEMONT, IL, October 25, 2018 - Over 8,000 suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment in manufacturing plants are at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center this week for the 6th Annual  ASSEMBLY Show.   The event runs today from 10 am to 3 pm with guided tours of the Exhibit Hall, the announcement of the winner of the New Products Awards, learning theater presentations, and the opportunity to meet with over 300 exhibiting companies.  For details about the event visit  www.theassemblyshow.com. 

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The ASSEMBLY Show 2018 Brings Together Thousands of Manufacturing Professionals to Rosemont, IL for 6th Annual Event

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Trade Show Open Today from 10 am - 5 pm

ROSEMONT, IL, October 24, 2018 - Returning for its sixth year, The ASSEMBLY Show is bringing together thousands of manufacturing professionals from every segment of the industry this week to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.   Engineers from automobile assembly to medical products to consumer technology are in attendance to participate in timely educational sessions, visit hundreds of exhibiting companies displaying products and services for manufacturing plants, and attend a dynamic keynote presentation and two exciting networking receptions.  Below are images from the Opening Day of The ASSEMBLY Show.  The event runs through Thursday, October 25.

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Global System Integrator, Lyric Robot, Chooses the 2018 ASSEMBLY Show to Announce North American Expansion

Reshoring Draws China-based Global Factory Automation Firm to North America

ROSEMONT, IL, October 23, 2018 - Reshoring is a hot topic in the US. The idea of manufacturing lines being brought to US manufacturing sites by US companies that have off-shore manufacturing is exciting. We must remember that all of the equipment being brought to the US is not being "reshored". Some of this equipment will be sophisticated machines designed, developed and fabricated in China. Many Americans imagine manufacturing facilities in China to be large facilities filled with manual labor, and while this indeed can be found, there has been a long running evolution of automated manufacturing in China. Most Americans are unaware that precision manufacturing on the scale of manufacturing found in China makes it one of the worlds most challenging and sophisticated automation markets. As US firms begin to reshore, they will be bringing manufacturing lines to the US. This lines will often be sophisticated factory automation and robotics systems, and due to Lyric Robot's marketshare in China, they will most likely be bringing equipment

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Global System Integrator, Lyric Robot, Demonstrates R&D into Digital Twin Automation for Factory Automation & Robotics Market

Digital Twin Technology will China-based Global Factory Automation Firm to Expand in North America

ROSEMONT, IL, October 23, 2018 - Being a large globally oriented system integrator gives Lyric Robot the resources to have an R&D group. It has 18 PhD's among its staff of 1000 of which 70% have a bachelors or higher. It also boasts relationships with 8 Universities and holds more than 150 patents. Among the technologies being developed by Lyric Robot is a version of Digital Twin technology for Factory Automation and Robotics (FAR). Lyric Robot chose The Assembly Show to demonstrate some of this technology in their booth with live feeds to a robotic system in China.

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WEISS North America Announces the Addition of Precision Link Conveyors to Solutions Offering

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WILLOUGHBY, OH, October 22, 2018 - Today at The Assembly Show at Donald Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont IL booth 113, WEISS North America announces the addition of Precision Link Conveyors to their solutions offering. The addition of these products will further extend the value of WEISS automation solutions to their customers by offering complete transfer and handling platforms as a single line item.

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WEISS North America Announces the Addition of Linear Units and Electric Cylinders to Solutions Offering

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WILLOUGHBY, OH, October 22, 2018 - Today at The Assembly Show at Donald Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont IL booth 113, WEISS North America announces the addition of Linear Units and Electric Cylinders to their solutions offering. The addition of these products will further extend the value of WEISS automation solutions to their customers by offering complete multi-axis motion platforms as a single line item.

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WEISS North America Announces New CR Heavy-duty Rings to Solutions Offering

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WILLOUGHBY, OH, October 22, 2018 - Today at The Assembly Show at Donald Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont IL booth 113, WEISS North America announces new heavy-duty rings to their solutions offering. The addition of these new products will further extend the value of WEISS automation solutions to their customers by offering additional capacity and flexibility from their rotary indexing solutions platform.

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NEW INFICON LEAK DETECTOR IS IDEAL FOR ROBOTIC APPLICATIONS

Industry-First System is Faster, More Accurate than Conventional Devices ROSEMONT, Ill. – INFICON, one of the world's leading suppliers of leak-detection equipment for the auto industry, has developed an industry-first leak detector ideally suited for high-speed robotic test applications.

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