Bengaluru, India - ABB India has opened a new robotics facility to support the digital transformation of manufacturing in India. Spread over 3,600 sqm at the ABB Nelamangala factory premises in Bengaluru, the new facility will enable the company to deliver robotic applications and digital solutions for industries including Automotive, Food & Beverage, Electronics and other upcoming sectors. The facility houses a state-of-the-art shop floor that can run proof of concepts and factory acceptance tests for 1000 ABB robots every year, which doubles the company’s capacity.
“With the help of the new and improved robotics facility, we will be able to share our knowledge and encourage Indian manufacturers to embrace our game changing technologies and become best-in-class manufacturers for local and global markets,” said Sanjeev Sharma, Managing Director, ABB India.
The facility includes a demonstration center to showcase the latest technologies in robotic welding, gluing and material handling and carry out joint prove-out sessions with customers. ABB will also integrate an ABB AbilityTM Connected Services team that can remotely monitor an installed base of ABB robots to conduct predictive maintenance and high uptime.
Source : ABB