Automation Industry Articles

RoboTape At FoamExpo Adhesives & Bonding Expo

RoboTape At FoamExpo Adhesives & Bonding Expo

This week you’ll find Innovative Automation at FoamExpo Connect | Adhesives & Bonding Expo Connect 2020. We’ll be introducing RoboTape, our patent-pending automatic tape system for feeding and installing adhesive-backed tapes, to the foam and adhesives industry....

What Lies ahead for the automotive industry?

What Lies ahead for the automotive industry?

Automotive industry trends for 2021 and beyond can pave the way to an optimistic future for the industry in Canada, but a strategic combination of resilience and collaboration must be utilized to get there. As quickly as you found yourself conducting team meetings...

3M and Innovative Automation Collaboration Announced

3M and Innovative Automation Collaboration Announced

3M and Innovative Automation collaborate to help customers automate key bonding applications with Robotic Tape System Solution automates tape applications to improve quality, enhance productivity and reduce labor reliance. St. Paul, Minn. – (April 26, 2022) – 3M, a...

How Electric Vehicles are Driving Automotive Interior Trends

How Electric Vehicles are Driving Automotive Interior Trends

Without the restriction of a cumbersome internal combustion engine or fuel tank, electric vehicles have begun a new trend in automotive interiors. Of course, there needs to be space for the batteries and electric motor in EV’s, but many EV auto manufacturers are...

Automating Industrial Tape Application Processes

Automating Industrial Tape Application Processes

Historically, applying adhesive tape has had to be a manual process due to the difficulty of feeding and managing continuous level-wound spools. As more tape is designed into products it is going to be crucial to design a cost-effective installation method.Most tape...

Designing for Tape Automation: Selecting Industrial Tapes

Designing for Tape Automation: Selecting Industrial Tapes

Uses & Types of Industrial Tape  Foam and felt adhesive tapes are utilized in a variety of industries, including automotive, aviation, consumer goods, medical, appliances, windows and doors, industrial components and electronics. Typical uses for tape include...

What Is Plastic Vehicle Cladding and Why Do We Need It?

What Is Plastic Vehicle Cladding and Why Do We Need It?

The Automotive Dictionary defines cladding as decorative elements applied to a vehicle. While this is true, vehicle cladding offers more than just making your vehicle look sporty. Cladding also refers to portions of the build of the vehicle, and the process that...

 What Lies Ahead For The Automotive Industry?

 What Lies Ahead For The Automotive Industry?

Automotive industry trends for 2021 and beyond can pave the way to an optimistic future for the industry in Canada, but a strategic combination of resilience and collaboration must be utilized to get there. As quickly as you found yourself conducting team meetings...

Robotics In Automotive Manufacturing

Robotics In Automotive Manufacturing

As technology advances, automation continues to improve manufacturing processes in the automotive industry. We’re seeing advantages including improved quality, increased capacity, lower production costs and more. Since the 1980s, robotics in automotive manufacturing...