Tag: robotics

facility management

FM Profile: The Pursuit Of Excellence

A facility manager in higher education shares his experience in the facility management industry and his priorities as a facilities leader.
AI robotics workplace

The Future Of AI And Robotics In The Workplace

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robotics evolve, they're certain to have a huge impact on the workplace and facilities in 2023.
Pharmaceutical Facilities

The Future Of Pharmaceutical Facilities

Flexible, resilient pharmaceutical facilities can save your company time, money, and allow you to take on new projects efficiently.
3D Collision Avoidance

Ultrasonic Echolocation Sensor for 3D Collision Avoidance

ECHO ONE DK enables AGV, robot, or other applications to avoid collisions with various obstacles using time-of-flight echolocation data for 3D detection and safety improvements.
Commercial Cleaning

Advanced Technologies for Commercial Cleaning

With many new products and technologies on the market, business owners may need help understanding which work best for commercial cleaning and disinfection.
Automation Analytics Software

SoftBank Robotics Automation Analytics Software

Whiz Connect automation analytics software introduced as part of robotics-as-a-service solution for Whiz commercial robot vacuums.
robotics

ViaBot Provides Facilities With Automated Outdoor Maintenance

The San Francisco-based company is offering facility maintenance and management robot-as-a-service for large properties.
handheld HMI

IDEC HG1P Handheld HMI

The HG1P handheld human-machine interface (HMI) has a 4.3" LCD screen and is lightweight and robust to enhance operator interactions for automated machine tending and robotics applications.
UVC Disinfection

Intelligent UVC Disinfection Products From Safe Space Technologies

Safe Space Technologies uses UVC disinfection and a GPS-enabled robotic device to provide effective solutions for safer environments in less time.
robotics interface platform

thyssenkrupp Launches Robotics Interface Platform

Incorporating the elevator interface with delivery robots allows them to move freely throughout hotels, hospitals and other buildings.
mowing

Friday Funny: This Summer, Work Smarter, Not Harder

If chilling in a lawn chair at the zoo and posting on social media while not mowing the lawn sounds like the perfect day, Husqvarna's got the job for you!
Vented Exhaust Enclosures

EnviroMax Vented Exhaust Enclosures

EnviroMax Vented Exhaust Enclosures are built to protect robotic processes from contamination and personnel from potentially hazardous fumes, vapors, and odors.
robot

Friday Funny: Can A Robot Hold Down A Desk Job?

Sure, it can do a backflip – but can a robot fold a piece of paper, pick up a paper clip, or laugh at your boss's jokes?
occupational safety

EU-OSHA Report Looks To Workplace Trends In 2025

The agency has shared the findings of a two-year project to anticipate the effects of digitalization on occupational safety and health in the European Union.
warehouse management

Fire Protection For Robot-Driven Warehouses

For warehouse facility managers operating automatic storage and retrieval systems (ASRS), related guidelines on fire safety are available from insurer FM Global.
artificial intelligence

Navigant Research Looks At AI For Buildings

A new report analyzes the outlook for six key types of artificial intelligence in the commercial building landscape
virtual reality

Five Tech Trends Impacting Facility Management

From virtual reality to drones and AI, developments in the broader technology space have increasing relevance and presence in facility management.

Robotic Software Is Revolutionizing the Workforce, Driving Up Efficiency

A new wave of robotic software is revolutionizing the way businesses approach staffing and changing the services demanded of outsourcing providers, according to a new research report from Mindfields Consulting.
No Chair

Friday Funny: Sitting Without A Chair

Would you trust a Chairless Chair to support your body weight? Or is it just a gimmick that's cashing in on the robotics craze? What do facility managers and engineers think?

High-Tech Facility Case Study: High-Tech Housing

This storage facility in southern Florida provides a secure climate for high value items.
Workforce Shortages Webinar

Worried About Workforce Shortages? Effective Strategies To Stay Ahead

During this free webinar, you'll learn the top 5 strategies that facility maintenance pros are implementing to overcome workforce shortages.
Webinar, Facility Capital Improvements

View This Free Video Webinar: Maximizing Value For Facility Master Planning

A panel of Facility Management leaders discuss long-term planning challenges and answer questions about maximizing the value of conducting a Facility Condition Assessments (FCA).

[VIDEO] Collect Asset Data at the Speed of Walking a Building

AI powered data collection with AkitaBox Capture. Take a picture of the asset nameplate, touch the floor plan to locate the asset and move to the next asset. Save up to 90% of your time in the field with AkitaBox Capture AI.