January 11th 2019
Switching from gantry line to a fleet of AGVs, an IAC facility near Liverpool has brought swift and smart adaptability to its instrument panel assembly process.
January 4th 2019
The Audi R8 series of sports cars is described as being closer to motor racing than any other on-the-road vehicles. Mike Farish takes a closer look at the manufacturing operation
November 21st 2018
Germany – In preparation for ramp up of the new BMW 3 Series, virtual reality technology has enabled the OEM to set up cockpit preassembly workstations.
June 23rd 2017
Complex parts, precision fits, no margin for error; it’s no wonder automation is such a vital ingredient of successful powertrain assembly lines
January 8th 2016
PennEngineering’s new PEM self-clinching flush-head studs feature X-Press threads that the company says enables quick mating with push-on plastic nuts, wire tie products, or other plastic fasteners in thin metal assemblies, reducing assembly time…