13 December 2018 Developing the industrial assembly station for Industry 4.0 environment
“Developing the industrial assembly station for Industry 4.0 environment” is the title of the seminar that was held by Fiam at its premises in Vicenza on 5 December. The director of Industria Italiana magazine, Filippo Astone, has moderated the work. The seminar has been a training occasion for production companies wishing to improve their assembly processes to achieve enhanced productivity and competitiveness by using strategies that involve the adequate design of flexible production systems, the study of machine tending logics and the provision of tightening stations with a view towards the use of new robot technologies.
The seminar, sponsored by the Veneto Region, has been part of the planned activities for business internationalisation and has aimed to offer industrial partners knowledge and experience on themes associated with the concept of Industry 4.0 within the framework of strategies for competitive development in globalised environments. Seminar speakers have been Maurizio Faccio, Professor of Mechanical Systems and Industrial Plant Management and Giulio Rosati, Professor of Mechanics Applied to Machinery and Industrial Robotics, both from the University of Padua. There have been question and answer sessions as well as practical workshops with collaborative robots to accompany the teaching activities.