The Csepel Machine Tool Company in Budapest has installed a flexible manufacturing system in which a robot, mounted on a carriage traveling on rails, moves between a series of machining centers feeding the machines with pallets carrying components. The components, mostly gearboxes, and their pallets weight up to 1,000 kg. and the robot can serve the machines in any sequence.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Control and Systems Engineering
- Computer Science Applications
- Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering