A Cobot Named ‘Eve’ Elevates CNC Machining at 110 Metalworks
In the heart of 110 Metalworks, innovation and progress unfold as our team embarks on a transformative journey into machine automation. We are pleased to commemorate the successful inaugural trial run of a CNC machined part using a Cobot, marking a pivotal milestone in our pursuit of excellence and cutting-edge technology in contract manufacturing.
As the echoes of success resonate through the workshop, it becomes apparent that our venture into automation will redefine our approach to CNC machining and sheet metal fabrication.
Going Beyond Automation: A Catalyst for Continuous Improvement
It all began with the team installing our first collaborative robot, or Cobot. In a symbolic gesture, our team voted to name our Cobot “Eve,” drawing inspiration from the WALL-E movie.
Much like WALL-E played a pivotal role in transforming a desolate environment into a thriving one, Eve at 110 Metalworks symbolizes progress, collaboration, and a commitment to shaping a future where automation and human expertise harmoniously coexist.
As the machinery hums throughout our workshop, Eve assumes the role of a silent collaborator, liberating skilled trades machinists from the monotony of mundane tasks. The integration of Cobots at 110 Metalworks goes beyond mere automation; it is a catalyst for continuous improvement.
The implementation of Cobots heralds a new era for our skilled teammates. Expanding this cutting-edge technology will create a safer and more engaging environment for our machinists. They will no longer be confined to the repetitive cycle of pushing green and red buttons and loading and unloading identical parts all day.
Freed from the burden of physically repetitive tasks, team members can now extend their expertise beyond the confines of the machining station. Harnessing their skills and talents, they can take on the challenge of setting up and running more complex parts.
Using Cobots has proven to be a game-changer, enabling quick reprogramming for various assignments and seamless collaboration with different CNC machines. The newfound freedom allows teammates to engage in innovative practices, driving efficiency and productivity gains.
Transformative Advances in Worker Well-Being and Productivity
The data speaks for itself as we delve into the impact of using Cobots. Research shows that cobots significantly reduce worker fatigue and strain, resulting in a more sustainable and healthy work environment. Additional statistics show increased productivity, which will allow our team to take on more projects and deliver results with unprecedented efficiency.
Eve is a testament to our team’s unwavering commitment to innovation and excellence in contract manufacturing. As 110 Metalworks successfully concludes its inaugural trial of machining using a Cobot, we are actively engaged in the ongoing process of acquiring and implementing best practices.
Introducing Cobots to our team is a narrative of empowerment, growth, and a promising future for 110 Metalworks in manufacturing. Our enthusiasm is palpable as we anticipate the positive impact this cutting-edge technology will have in supporting our internal team and, by extension, our valued customers.
About 110 Metalworks
At 110 Metalworks, our journey is not just about growth; it’s a relentless pursuit of excellence. As we evolve, our commitment to unwavering values remains the heartbeat of our identity. Passion for manufacturing runs deep in our dedicated team, uniting with collective expertise to establish us as your steadfast ally.
Our mission? Crafting quality metal parts for the world’s best. Diving into our extensive experience with metals and diverse materials, we provide OEMs with more than a service – we offer a comprehensive production solution, from simple components to intricate assemblies. No matter your business size, we’re geared to deliver unparalleled value.
We’re not just a supplier; we’re the supply chain partner you can count on. Your success is our success. Ready to elevate your manufacturing journey? Contact us today– let’s build excellence together.