Cartesian Handling Systems - a Technical Comparison With Conventional Robots

| March 8, 2018

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The trend in conventional assembly and handling solutions is moving from robots to energy-efficient and cost-optimized systems. Conventional robot solutions are too large-scale for many applications and frequently offer more functions and degrees of freedom than are actually required. Energy-efficient and cost-optimized 2D and 3D systems can be adapted more easily and efficiently to linear and rotational applications.

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With almost 130 years of experience KCA Deutag is one of the world’s leading drilling and engineering contractors working onshore and offshore with a focus on safety, quality and operational performance. The group consists of four business units: Land, Offshore, RDS, our design and engineering specialists, and land rig and oilfield equipment manufacturer Bentec.

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