4 Extreme Application Environments Today’s Industrial Robots are Automating

| March 14, 2019

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Industrial robots are notorious for their ability to tackle tough, dirty, and dangerous applications. In the early days of automation, these were some of the most profitable tasks for robotic automation. Since then, they’ve made their way into a wide range of applications inside and outside of the factory setting. Today, industrial robots are still automating some of the toughest and most dangerous tasks out there, every day saving human laborers from extremely high temperatures, toxic chemicals, and overly strenuous jobs that can cause injury or sickness.

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