Kuka: Cooperation between Workers and Robots
Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany, has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Kuka AG, Augsburg, German, a systems integrator and robotics manufacturing company. The partnership focuses on human-robot cooperation to achieve optimizations both for production workers and in manufacturing processes.
According to company information, Daimler is the first carmaker to use lightweight robots on series production. Employees of both companies are jointly conducting field tests to explore processes such as assembly and in-vehicle screw application. They are also developing systems concepts to make cooperation between humans and robots safe.
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