New automation techniques and robotic solutions are continuously being developed, and having a particularly significant impact in the beverage industry. There is a huge increase in food and beverage manufacturers of all sizes utilising the advantages robotic solutions in picking, packing, palletising and vision systems offer.
With 20 years robotic experience, MAR are experts in providing total end‐of‐line automation solutions. We offer a complete service, from design and...
New automation techniques and robotic solutions are continuously being developed, and having a particularly significant impact in the food industry. There is a huge increase in food and beverage manufacturers of all sizes utilising the advantages solutions in robotic picking, packing, palletising and vision systems offer.
For companies in the Food industry, efficient and accurate processes are paramount, second only to maintaining product quality.
MAR provides solutions for all aspects of the food industry ensuring our clients have the certainty of reliable and fast and accurate...
From the smallest 1kg to the vast 25 tonne furnace, MAR has the expertise to assist you. In addition to a strategic alliance with Inductotherm as its NSW service agent, MAR can provide you with a broad range of services including:
24 hour / 7 day breakdown service
Preventative maintenance including full reporting
Spare parts for all types of furnaces
Machinery Automation and Robotics (MAR) is a world leading provider of meat robot systems. With decades of robotic experience, the team at MAR has extensive experience in the meat industry to fulfill your automation and robotic requirements.
With a range of proven meat technology solutions available, MAR can assist with all of your meat cutting, packing, processing and slaughter automation needs. Our products and solutions cater to multiple meat industry segments, including but not limited to: beef technology, poultry technology, lamb and sheep technology along with...
Robotic welding and metal fabrication involves highly complex and sophisticated technology. With 22 years robotic and automation experience, MAR has the experience to offer a cutting edge easy-to-operate turn-key solution for metal fabrication.
MAR offers flexible and unique solutions for the metal fabrication industry, and can provide standard solutions such as our 'ReadyArc' welding range, as well as tailor made metal fabrication and welding systems to suit your specifications.
MAR operates in areas as diverse as:
Machinery Automation and Robotics (MAR) have developed a range of mining automation systems to assist the operational and mining safety needs of your mine site. With extensive experience across a range of industries MAR brings advanced robotics solutions to the mining industry saving time, money, and eliminating workplace health and safety risks.
With an extensive range of technologies developed specifically for the mining industry MAR should be your mine site’s first contact for...
MAR utilises advanced industrial robotics within our system design, manufacturing and commissioning of automated production jigs, assembly lines, conveyor and control systems.
MAR provides turnkey manufacturing lines to produce structures for Solar Thermal power stations and Photovoltaic (PV) Solar power stations, including:
Linear Fresnel frames
Assembly into frames
With the ability to sort and stack various lengths and weights of timber, place binding sticks and pick and stack multiple boards simultaneously, MAR can tailor a solution specifically to meet your needs.
With our automated and robotic solutions for the timber industry providing a wealth of benefits, MAR can help your business:
Reduce labour costs
Eliminate manual handling of timber and reducing OH&S risks - relieving staff from heavy and repetitive work
Utilise a flexible system able to cope with changing product and market requirements
Eliminate grade stacking errors...
Whether you manufacture for business or consumer, people expect nothing but the highest quality. Many companies implement manual processes to improve or maintain product quality, yet even the most stringent manual processes have one major flaw – human error.
Automating manufacturing and production processes removes the unknown and replaces it with certainty… the certainty...
With the continued pressures of output, quality and deadlines to be met, businesses must engage in ‘preventative maintenance’ and improvement at a company level. To compete successfully in today’s manufacturing environment, every part of the business needs to run at maximum efficiency. Having efficient operations is part of that equation and is vital to staying competitive. Companies...
We all know the impact an OH&S incident can cause to a business. The financial cost and lowered staff morale can disrupt the smoothest running facility.
Over the past few decades, the available solutions for increasing workplace safety have multiplied.
Robots have dramatically altered the industrial work environment. Through the use of robots you are able to decrease the likelihood of accidents caused by hazardous, repetitive and demanding tasks, saving workers from multiple...
High production costs translate to lower profits, and even in the most profitable of businesses it makes sense to reduce costs for a better bottom line
Whilst capital costs may be a major influence in the decision to automate, in actual fact automation and robotic solutions can not only decrease costs, they provide dramatic increases in production capabilities through increased speed, reduction of bottle necks and the capability to run 24/7.
Some industries in particular have high labor...
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Commission effortless energy efficiency across a broad range of your variable speed applications The introduction of the new all-compatible ABB ACS580 general purpose drive was made by a talented singer, Peppina with a live piano performance. “When they told me more about the drive I understood right away how someone could really fall in
As the 2014 FIFA World Cup draws to a close, there is another international soccer tournament about to kick off in Brazil. The only difference is that the stars of the game are robots! The RoboCup is an international annual robotics tournament founded by RoboCup Federation who’s ultimate goal is to collaboratively develop an autonomous
Since 10 July 2014, a KUKA robot has been displayed at Berlin’s Jewish Museum. The robot, equipped with a quill pen and ink, has been writing a manuscript of the Torah at the speed of a human scribe. This Torah-writing robot was developed by the German artistic group “robotlab”, which frequently uses industrial robots for
An in-store industrial robot that collects your preferred shoe model for you to try on. Best known for their sneakers and surprising their customers, Solebox, drew throngs of curious onlookers by deploying an ABB industrial robot to help sort and shelve its trendy shoes. Here’s how it works: If a customer is interested in
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“ROSSETA” RObot control for Skilled ExecuTion of Tasks in natural interaction with humans; based on Autonomy, cumulative knowledge and learning ABB’s dual-arm concept robot is part of a research program aimed to evaluating new robotic solutions for modern manufacturing concepts (FP7 Rosetta). The ROSETTA project develops “human-centric” technology for industrial robots that will not only appear
Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall, a double-domed pavilion, is an architectural prototype building and showcases the current developments in computational design and robotic fabrication for lightweight timber construction. The newly developed timber construction offers not only innovative architectural possibilities; it is also highly resource efficient, with the load bearing plate structure being just 50mm thin. The University’s
MAR’s Innovation Manager, Stuart Shaw, has just been elected as a new director to the board of the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA). Shaw joined MAR in 2004 and has developed his understanding of the industry over more than two and a half decades in automation, materials handling, packaging and processing technology development. He
The Food and Beverage industry is changing rapidly. ABB and MAR can provide the expertise and robotic solutions to meet the flexibility required by these new demands. If you’re involved in the Food and Beverage industry you know quite well that it has undergone some dramatic changes in the recent past—and have likely experienced