Custom Engineered and Integrated Solutions
Robotic Automation Systems provides solutions that are custom engineered, built and fully integrated into your application and process – from complete turnkey automation cells or systems, to specific automation application needs and tooling.
Our expertise and focus is automation of operations for plastics injection molding, insert molding, overmolding, in-mold decorating (IMD) and in-mold labeling (IML), and all associated on-line and off-line operations.
Insert Molding Automation Cell
Custom turnkey insert molding and assembly automation cell with upstream insert loading, cooling and conveyor and downstream vision inspection, air gauging and packaging
Part Retrieval & Stacking
Custom turnkey automation cell for part retrieval and stacking of plastic injection molded parts, employing a Staubli articulating 6-axis robot for retrieving, closing and stacking parts onto a flex link conveyor system with custom pallets
Turnkey Insert Molding Automation
Custom turnkey automation for automated plastic injection insert molding including upstream and downstream automation, hot stamping, and vision inspection
Turnkey Assembly Automation
Custom turnkey flexible redeployable plastic injection molding automated assembly cell with vision inspection, employing an Epson SCARA robot
We also provide custom automation for other industries and processes.
- Entry Level to Complex Projects
- Horizontal & Vertical Presses (15-6,000 tons)
- Robust, Custom Tooling
- State of the Art Robots
- Intuitive, Intelligent Human Machine Interface (HMI)
Robotic Automation Systems custom automation solutions provide competitive advantages including:
- Increased Productivity
- Accurate and Repeatable Placement
- Cycle Consistency
- Mold Protection
- Improved Part Quality
- Added Versatility
- Less Scrap
- Addressing Workfore Shortages
Robotic Automation Systems custom integrated solutions for the plastics industry include custom end of arm tooling (EOAT) and automation systems for insert loading, in-mold decorating (IMD) / in-mold labeling (IML), assembly, vision inspection, verification, packaging, palletizing, part handling, sorting, stacking, degating, routing, trimming, hot stamping, pad printing, pre-staging and overmolding (press to press transfer).
Robotic Automation Systems expertise with a wide range of robots and robot manufacturers enables us to select and integrate the best robots for the specific application – 3-axis robots (top entry robots), 6-axis robots (articulated robots), collaborative robots (cobots), 4-axis SCARA robots, side entry robots and servo sprue pickers – from manufacturers including WEMO Robots, ABB Robotics, Epson Robots and FANUC Robotics.
Custom Turnkey Automation Solutions
Our custom end of arm tooling (EOAT) and turnkey automation cells are robustly engineered and constructed with high-quality components to ensure long life and low maintenance.
Each solution includes custom PLC programming and human machine interface (HMI) designed for easy control and full interface within your operation, as well as complete installation, training and ongoing support.
Contact us for more examples of our solutions for plastic injection molding automation, or to start a conversation about how we might help you with your plastic molding automation needs.
Make Robotic Automation Systems your automation system integrator!