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Production in the fast lane at the Scania body shop

With a 95 per cent degree of automation, the Scania body shop in Oskarshamn, Sweden, is one of the most modern vehicle manufacturing plants...

A fish caused wonder

The undulating fin movements of marine animals such as the cuttlefish have provided the inspiration for a new Bionic concept swimming robot from Festo....

Digitisation has arrived in the agriculture sector

Digitisation has arrived in the agriculture sector. In Cowshed 4.0, robots are feeding and milking the animals. The digital systems also record important measurements...

Never losing sight of our customers’ needs

Always keeping sight of our customers’ needs is the primary principle for Festo. We have identified four areas that are vital to maintaining a...

Saving time with smart drive packages

When you analyse the processes along the entire value chain, you clearly see just how much time can be saved with automation modules. The...

Festo invests in artificial intelligence

Festo signed a contract with Resolto Informatik GmbH on 17 April 2018, taking a further important step towards implementation of the smart factory. We...

New Quick Check Tool from Festo helps companies prepare for Industry...

Festo has developed an online tool to help companies assess their readiness for Industry 4.0 adoption. Called Industry 4.0 Quick Check, it enables companies...

Packaging machines with digital pneumatics

Coffee, sugar, pharmaceuticals - nowadays, virtually everything is packed in small, low-cost sachets. The flexible flat pouch machine from Bosch Packaging Technology ensures correct...

Digital maintenance of facilities with Smartenance

Preventive facility maintenance is important to prevent problems that can lead to the machine standing still. In many producing plants, technicians still document maintenance...

Large amounts of data – little effort

The Festo product portfolio is huge: there are over 30,000 catalogue products, some of which are available in millions of variants, as well as...