Assembly Lines

October 2008
Assembly;Oct2008, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p12
This section offers assembly lines news briefs as of October 2008. Data from the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) shows that robotics orders fell by 23 percent in the first half of 2008. Deere & Co. will be adding 103,000 square feet of production space for its high-horsepower tractor facility in Waterloo, Iowa. Fond du Lac, Wisconsin is the new regional center for sales, customer training and application support of Beckhoff Automation.


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