The Benefits of CNC Machine Tending With Collaborative Robots

April 16, 2019

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Machine tending is the process of loading and unloading parts into a computer numerical control machine. Traditionally, this process has been completed manually by a human worker. Over time, machine tending has proven to be repetitive and potentially dangerous for workers, and manufacturers are having an increasingly difficult time finding workers willing to tend machines.

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Hatch Mott MacDonald is an award-winning engineering firm that operates in North America. With roots that date back more than 100 years, Hatch Mott MacDonald has earned a reputation for technical excellence, innovation, and customer responsiveness. We have a track record of major accomplishments in transportation, tunnels, water supply, wastewater, environment, pipelines, and utilities.

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Hatch Mott MacDonald

Hatch Mott MacDonald is an award-winning engineering firm that operates in North America. With roots that date back more than 100 years, Hatch Mott MacDonald has earned a reputation for technical excellence, innovation, and customer responsiveness. We have a track record of major accomplishments in transportation, tunnels, water supply, wastewater, environment, pipelines, and utilities.

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