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Bundles bars tagging Polytec robot for Siderurgica Sevillana
SPAIN. Digital Transformation is deeply involving the Spanish plant Siderúrgica Sevillana, S.A. part of Gruppo Riva. After the first installation of a bundles bars tagging robotic cell POLYTEC in 2018, an identical robotized cell will be integrated at the end of the rolling mill, in order to fully automate the rolled products tagging. This robotic … Continue reading Bundles bars tagging Polytec robot for Siderurgica Sevillana
Polytec Robotics - January 24, 2021Open News
Steel sampling and oxygen temperature measurements robots for Mexican steelmaker
Important Mexican steelmaker confirmed to BM Group Polytec order for the supply of two robotic cells for the automatic steel sampling and oxygen / temperature measurements. The robotized cells will be installed by the EAF furnaces (Fuchs and Danieli) in the steel plant located in Monterrey. These systems by Polytec also called PolySAMPLE EAF allow greater safety … Continue reading Steel sampling and oxygen temperature measurements robots for Mexican steelmaker
Polytec Robotics - October 08, 2020Open News
FAT confirmed for the sampling & measurement robot PolyTEN destined to JSW Steel
Tenova signed Factory Acceptance Test for the sampling & measurement robot PolyTEN destined to JSW Steel. This smart robot by Polytec is a concrete example of 4.0 solution applied to the melt shop. The full automatic system will perform following operations: automatic upload and download of probes, adaptive measurement point and fast measurement cycle time. This investment will … Continue reading FAT confirmed for the sampling & measurement robot PolyTEN destined to JSW Steel
Polytec Robotics - September 30, 2020Open News
Carcano Antonio S.p.A. order to Polytec two robots
Carcano Antonio S.p.A, producer of hot rolled aluminium plates in various sizes, relies again on Polytec technologies to continue its technological innovation path in production, improving the safety and productivity moreover guarantying top quality products to his customers thanks to the implementation of two new robotics cells supplied by Polytec. The two robots will remove … Continue reading Carcano Antonio S.p.A. order to Polytec two robots
Polytec Robotics - September 22, 2020Open News
AST Terni chose slag monitoring system by BM Group Polytec
ITALY. AST Terni chose the BM Group Polytec system used for Real-time monitoring of slag during the AOD tapping phase. The camera will communicate in real time to a dedicated screen, installed in the existing operator console, the percentage of slag present in the flow during tapping.If the percentage exceeds a predefined threshold value, the solution … Continue reading AST Terni chose slag monitoring system by BM Group Polytec
Polytec Robotics - August 27, 2020Open News
BM Group Polytec lands in Turkey.
CEMTAS CELIK MAKINA SANAYI VE TICARET AS has chosen to install the automatic Hot Billets Tagging System provided by BM Group Polytec. The Robotized Cell will be installed in the Nilüfer/Bursa Plant and it will automatically tag the hot billets produced by the Continuous Casting Machine. Furthermore, Polytec will supply a Tag Reader System that … Continue reading BM Group Polytec lands in Turkey.
Polytec Robotics - August 15, 2020Open News
Bin Picking plant for Bayker Italia S.p.A.
BM Group Polytec has successfully completed the robotized Bin Picking plant for IPERCERAMICA, a brand of Bayker Italia S.p.A. Iperceramica, the largest Italian stores chain selling floors, walls, parquet and bathroom furnishings, has entrusted BM Group Polytec for the construction of the new robotized bin picking plant, a concrete example of solution 4.0. The objectives of … Continue reading Bin Picking plant for Bayker Italia S.p.A.
Polytec Robotics - August 04, 2020Open News
Strategic agreement with Pannier Corporation
Polytec USA, the US entity of the Italian BM Group, strengthens its after sales service in North America by signing a strategic agreement with Pannier Corporation, a USA based tag manufacturing company. Pannier will be authorized to manufacture its high temperature metal tags with Polytec’s patent-pending design for use in the Polytec robotic steel tagging … Continue reading Strategic agreement with Pannier Corporation
Polytec Robotics - July 07, 2020Open News
PolySANITIZE: A safe gate for all.
NEW SOLUTION by Polytec! The passage is completely automated and combines all steps required by the procedure in few seconds: temperature detection, hand hygiene, sanitizing clothing and accessories. Not only. The solution can be modulated and implemented with specific functions, on request, such as facial recognition and correct use of the mask. “BM Group Polytec found the … Continue reading PolySANITIZE: A safe gate for all.
Polytec Robotics - June 11, 2020Open News
Gerdau and Polytec: Strategic Collaboration Agreement for Steel Digital Transformation and Robotics
A collaboration born five years ago evolved into a strategic alignment in innovation in the steelmaking process. Digital transformation and robotics are the heart of this pact, which aims to develop new innovative solutions, combining the know-how in engineering, process, and operations of Gerdau with the machine vision, AI, robotics, and advanced automation expertise of … Continue reading Gerdau and Polytec: Strategic Collaboration Agreement for Steel Digital Transformation and Robotics
Polytec Robotics - June 10, 2020Open News
Hot billets tagging robotic cell at AFV Beltrame
Italian steel: a stronger and safer restart. We’re really glad to close our week at work with a successful story. We’re in Vicenza at GRUPPO BELTRAME: the new hot billets tagging robotic cell by POLYTEC with double robot is working. It’s placed at the exit of the continuous casting and will be able to tag … Continue reading Hot billets tagging robotic cell at AFV Beltrame
Polytec Robotics - May 08, 2020Open News
Robotics by Polytec arrives in Japan
JAPAN. Tenova obtained from NIPPON STEEL an order that includes also an EAF Sampling and Measurement robot and one for EBT obstruction opening, both by POLYTEC. The first robotic system automatically manages the EAF sampling and measurement activities and the second one operates the oxygen opening of the EBT hole. Smart robotics allow steel producers to increase … Continue reading Robotics by Polytec arrives in Japan
Polytec Robotics - April 14, 2020Open News
GERDAU ACOS LONGOS S.A. chooses EBT obstruction opening robot by Polytec
SÃO PAULO (BRAZIL). The strategic partnership in robotics between Gerdau and BM Group Polytec extends to Latin America. The Brazilian plant GERDAU ACOS LONGOS S.A. situated in São Paulo committed to BM Group Polytec the supply of an EBT cleaning and obstruction opening Robot Polytec on EAF Furnace. This smart solution will allow operators’ safety … Continue reading GERDAU ACOS LONGOS S.A. chooses EBT obstruction opening robot by Polytec
Polytec Robotics - March 16, 2020Open News
Gerdau Monroe plans robotics Billet tagging implementation
MICHIGAN (USA). Gerdau Monroe, a special bar quality (SBQ) mill in MI, has awarded a contract to BMGroupUSA for the installation of a robotized cell Polytec for tagging steel blooms. The proven machine’s reliability and the new 3D machine vision system developed by Polytec is able to identify the bloom position and still allows for … Continue reading Gerdau Monroe plans robotics Billet tagging implementation
Polytec Robotics - January 29, 2020Open News
Zekelman chooses Polytec zinc block machines to increase productivity and safety.
Wheatland, PA. After installation of the first zinc block machine, a second one has been successfully delivered. Both handling stations manage automatically the zinc ingot loading into the zinc bath. Operators load the zinc block into the Polytec machine by crane; after that the machine automatically hooks the piece and immerses it into the zinc bath. The system … Continue reading Zekelman chooses Polytec zinc block machines to increase productivity and safety.
Polytec Robotics - January 13, 2020Open News
Alfa Acciai ordered to Polytec a robotized cell for EAF measurements
BRESCIA (IT). Alfa Acciai committed to BM Group Polytec a dedicated robot for EAF measurements. The robot is equipped with a camera tool that supplies a detailed vision of the external slag bucket to the main crane operator, for the hooking phases. Thanks to this robotized solution all operators can work in a safe area during … Continue reading Alfa Acciai ordered to Polytec a robotized cell for EAF measurements
Polytec Robotics - December 09, 2019Open News
Polytec and AFV Beltrame: a concrete partnership towards 4.0 process
VICENZA (IT). AFV Beltrame and Polytec consolidate the partnership in the 4.0 robotization and digitization process. The strategic collaboration has led to the development of a new PolyTAG BLE TWIN: this customized robotic cell for automatic hot billets tagging will be placed at the exit of the continuous casting and will be able to tag and … Continue reading Polytec and AFV Beltrame: a concrete partnership towards 4.0 process
Polytec Robotics - October 25, 2019Open News
Polytec: order for a double robotized tagging system for wire rods
GERMANY. Riva Brandenburger Elektrostahlwerke GmbH has committed to Polytec the supply of a double wire rods robotized cell, that will automatically manage the wire rods tagging in this high production rate plant. Each robotized cell will applicate 2 clips with two tags (one tag each) in a very fast cycle time. Each tag is customizable, size as … Continue reading Polytec: order for a double robotized tagging system for wire rods
Polytec Robotics - October 21, 2019Open News
PolyTAG BLE installed at Gerdau Cartersville obtained Final Acceptance Test
GEORGIA (USA). Gerdau Cartersville GA has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the PolyTAG BLE supplied by Polytec. The system is able with the 3D technology to detect the position of the billets, bloom and beam blanks produced and weld the tag on the cooling bed. Commissioning Team: Nicola Bertoni (PM) Massimo Cocca (Mechanical) Valentino Bazzoli (PLC … Continue reading PolyTAG BLE installed at Gerdau Cartersville obtained Final Acceptance Test
Polytec Robotics - October 07, 2019Open News
The robotic system for Carcano previewed at the Aluminum USA fair
ITALY. The robotized cell for automatic plate removal and replacement in the CFF (Ceramic Foam Filter) designed and manufactured by Polytec is going to be installed. The robot provides a reversible multifunction tool that allows: the vision system and supervision of filter’s internal area by the operator in the pulpit, the removal of the exhausted … Continue reading The robotic system for Carcano previewed at the Aluminum USA fair
Polytec Robotics - October 01, 2019Open News
Polytec: new order for a pallets stacking robot
TRENTO (IT). Casolla Legno, sawmill and pallets producer, committed to Polytec the supply of a pallets stacking robot that will automatically stack wooden pallets out of production line. The solution is part of the plant modernization’s project, aimed to increase workers’ safety & health and to improve productivity and quality.
Polytec Robotics - July 17, 2019Open News
Polytec: new order for iron thread cutting & cellulose bales opening robot
ITALY. Polytec joins pulp & paper industry, obtaining an order from Sappi Group – Condino plant – of a smart robot for the automatic iron thread cutting and cellulose bales opening. The system will improve work cycle and will allow to reduce operator access to hazardous areas as well as his contact to wires, safety … Continue reading Polytec: new order for iron thread cutting & cellulose bales opening robot
Polytec Robotics - June 07, 2019Open News
Polytec obtained new order for a multitool robotic cell destinated to Calarasi.
Polytec will manufacture a robotic cell for the automatic steel sampling and oxygen/temperature measurements. It will be installed at the new trimming station of the Romanian steel plant. Next upgrades will add also the automatic picking of the new cartridges and unloading of the exhausted one, hydris measurement and the automatic opening of sample cartridges. PolySAMPLE system … Continue reading Polytec obtained new order for a multitool robotic cell destinated to Calarasi.
Polytec Robotics - May 23, 2019Open News
Polytec: Purchase Order for a 4’’ Tube Bending Cell for steel and aluminum elbows production from the Zekelman Industries
PICOMA Plant (Cambridge, Ohio). BMGroupUSA has received a purchase order for a complete cell that, through the use of two Tube Bending Machines and three handling Robots, will allow a high production and finishing of steel and aluminum elbows to connect steel EMT and rigid conduit, as well as aluminum rigid conduit, in a full … Continue reading Polytec: Purchase Order for a 4’’ Tube Bending Cell for steel and aluminum elbows production from the Zekelman Industries
Polytec Robotics - May 16, 2019Open News
Wheatland Tube Co. signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the Robotized cell for the automatic bundling of conduits
WHEATLAND PA (Council Plant). Wheatland Tube Co. has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the Robotized cell for the automatic bundling of conduits supplied by Polytec. The system is able to manage different bundle forming configurations, increasing safety and quality with a downtime reduction. Team: Nicola Bertoni (Project Manager) Loris Salvagni (Mechanical/ Electrical Supervisor) Omar Tomasi (PLC … Continue reading Wheatland Tube Co. signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the Robotized cell for the automatic bundling of conduits
Polytec Robotics - May 07, 2019Open News
Successful installation of second sampling and measurement robot at Villares Metals
SAO PAOLO_SUMARE’ (BRAZIL). Villares Metals operates in the production of special steels for over 70 years and is the largest producer of non-flat high alloy specialty steel in Latin America. This success is due to the expertise gained over time and also to all investment made in the factory, in people and in the Research and … Continue reading Successful installation of second sampling and measurement robot at Villares Metals
Polytec Robotics - May 02, 2019Open News
ArcelorMittal Bremen: two robotic cells Polytec for liquid steel measurement at deslagging station
BREMEN (D). The steel plant located in Bremen and part of giant steel producer Arcelor Mittal entrusted Polytec to supply and install twice robotic cells for liquid steel measurements at deslagging station. These robotic systems, that work also for probes load/download completely automatically, will increase operator’s safety and will be a first step for a future totally … Continue reading ArcelorMittal Bremen: two robotic cells Polytec for liquid steel measurement at deslagging station
Polytec Robotics - April 04, 2019Open News
Gerdau Midlothian signed PolyTAG BLE Final Acceptance Certificate
MIDLOTHIAN TX: Gerdau has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the PolyTAG BLE robot supplied by Polytec and installed in the MS. The system is able with the 3D technology to detect the position of billets and weld the tag. Team: Nicola Bertoni (Project Manager) Massimo Cocca (Mechanical Supervisor) Samir Tuda (PLC / Robot Technician) Alberto Bugna (Vision … Continue reading Gerdau Midlothian signed PolyTAG BLE Final Acceptance Certificate
Polytec Robotics - March 22, 2019Open News
Optimus Steel chooses billets tagging robot by Polytec
BEAUMONT, TX (USA). Optimus Steel LLC, high-quality wire rods, coiled rebars, and billets producer, has confirmed its first order to Polytec. The hot billets tagging robot will enable a faster tagging with full customizable tags thanks to the laser printing system, and increase the operator’s safety and the traceability. The cell will be installed in … Continue reading Optimus Steel chooses billets tagging robot by Polytec
Polytec Robotics - March 15, 2019Open News
Polytec: new order from ORI Martin
TRENTO (IT). Polytec consolidates the collaboration with ORI Martin, obtaining a new order for a machines tending robotic cell composed of three Fanuc robots that will allow to improve the plant’s productivity.
Gerdau confirmed to Polytec a new order for a continuous casting machine robot
Midlothian, TX. Gerdau takes another step forward to the digital roadmap and confirms the trust in Polytec robotics ordering a new robotic cell for the Continuous Casting Machine. The multitool robot will be able to open the Slide gate with an oxygen lance, place the Ladle Shroud on the nozzle and take automatically temperatures and … Continue reading Gerdau confirmed to Polytec a new order for a continuous casting machine robot
Polytec wins order for a PolyTAG BLE from Feralpi Calvisano
BRESCIA (IT). The partnership between Polytec and Feralpi Group proceeds with a new order for a PolyTAG BLE billets tagging robot that will operate on two different cooling beds inside Calvisano plant. This solution will allow complete product’s traceability because integrated with the traceability system among more sites.
Polytec Robotics - February 27, 2019Open News
Megasider orders two tagging robots Polytec
SPAIN. The Spanish Steel Producer part of Megasa Group and located in Zaragoza has ordered two tagging robots Polytec, in order to increase products’ traceability and safety towards a 4.0 approach. The double-cell project consists of two smart robotic systems PolyTAG FCL for bundles tagging on chain conveyor, that applicate RFID tags to bundles bars by welding of a metal stud … Continue reading Megasider orders two tagging robots Polytec
Polytec Robotics - February 11, 2019Open News
ANGIE’S MAIN SPONSOR IS POLYTEC
ITALY. Angelica Bettoni, a rising 13 years old slalom skier will bring on her helmet as Main Sponsor Polytec brand for the seasons 2018/2019 – 2019/2020. The Italian young skier from Bergamo will compete in the next season in the regional, national and international races in her category and with her tenacity and hungry for victory will always aim at … Continue reading ANGIE’S MAIN SPONSOR IS POLYTEC
Polytec Robotics - February 07, 2019Open News
Duferdofin ordered to Polytec a track shoes palletizing robot.
ITALY. The innovation process of Duferdofin Valdarno plant continues with the integration in the new production line of a new palletizing robot Polytec, which will handle heavy work by moving track shoes of more than 100kg with great rapidity, making uniform and precise pallets.
Polytec Robotics - January 30, 2019Open News
Second PolySAMPLE LF for Villares Metals Brazil
BRAZIL VILLARES METALS. After successful installation of first robotic system Polytec Robotics for LF sampling and measurement in Villares Metals Sumarè, a new PolySAMPLE LF is ready to be installed in the Brazilian steel plant. Robotics plays a key role towards steel industry 4.0, contributing to operator safety, production data collection and greater production efficiency. Polytec Robotics range … Continue reading Second PolySAMPLE LF for Villares Metals Brazil
Polytec Robotics - January 09, 2019Open News
New robotized cell for the automatic bundling of conduits pipes ready to go.
WHEATLAND – PA. Completed with a full success the FAT of a new robotic solution for the Wheatland Tube Company (a Division of Zekelman Industries), in order to carry out an automatic and properly shaped bundling operation of Steel Rigid Metal Conduit (RMC). The new equipment will be installed at the end of February 2019 … Continue reading New robotized cell for the automatic bundling of conduits pipes ready to go.
Polytec Robotics - January 07, 2019Open News
BMGroupUSA: new order for a hot billets tagging robot PolyTAG BLE
CATERSVILLE GA. The American company BMGroupUSA, exclusive distributor of Polytec Robotics brand in North America, has won a new order from Gerdau GNL for the supply of a hot billets tagging robot PolyTAG BLE that will be installed at Catersville Steel Mill. This plug&play smart robotic system will use the best machine vision technologies to identify … Continue reading BMGroupUSA: new order for a hot billets tagging robot PolyTAG BLE
Polytec Robotics - November 26, 2018Open News
PolyTAG BLE ready for delivery and installation
BERGAMO (IT): The worldwide biggest producer of OCTG tube chose a Polytec Robotics solution for billets tagging. After Factory Acceptance Test, the billets tagging robot PolyTAG BLE manufactured by Polytec Robotics is ready for delivery and installation.
Final Acceptance Certificate for PolyTAG FC at Gerdau Midlothian TX
MIDLOTHIAN TX: Gerdau has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the robot PolyTAG FC installed in the MSM supplied by Polytec Robotics. The system is able to tag and to provide a dimensional control of different products as: Wide Flage, Bantam Beams, Standard Beams, Channel, Rail Tiens. Team: Vanni Scalvini / Nicola Bertoni (PM) Massimo Cocca (Mechanical … Continue reading Final Acceptance Certificate for PolyTAG FC at Gerdau Midlothian TX
Agreement between BM S.p.A. and Rea Jet
A new partnership has been signed between BM S.p.A. and Rea Jet, german group specialized in coding and marking solutions for various products and surfaces. The winning combination between Polytec Robotics’ Smart robots and Coding and Marking technology Rea Jet will allow better performances for traceability, quality assurance and counterfeit protection.
Polytec Robotics - October 24, 2018Open News
Polytec Robotics obtained order from Spanish Steel Producer for a PolyTAG FC
SPAIN: After successful motor & drive revamping supplied by BM AUTOMATION, the Spanish Steel Mill part of Riva Group has ordered to Polytec Robotics the bundle tagging robot PolyTAG FC, a smart solution for the automatic tagging of multiple profiles’ laminated bars, with welded stud and RFID tags. The finished products warehouse is managed by … Continue reading Polytec Robotics obtained order from Spanish Steel Producer for a PolyTAG FC
Polytec Robotics - October 16, 2018Open News
PolyTEN collection wins chinese Shandong Laigang Yongfeng Steel Corp.
ITALY. The collaboration between Polytec Robotics and Tenova proceeds with two robotic cells with automatic loading and unloading tools for temperature and oxygen measurement and sampling in EAF furnace. Both robots have got a warehouse with 60 cartridges, in order to operate without operators beside the furnace and will be installed in 2019. Tenova and … Continue reading PolyTEN collection wins chinese Shandong Laigang Yongfeng Steel Corp.
Polytec Robotics - October 08, 2018Open News
Arcelor Mittal chooses a Polytec Robotics’ solution for sampling and steel analyzing.
FRANCE. For the steel mill located in Dunkerque, Polytec Robotics will supply a PolySAMPLE RH + HYDRIS able to to manage, in a total automatic process, temperature measurement, oxygen measurement, sample picking and hydrogen measurement. The robotic tool for the hydrogen measurement is a new functionality on the market.
Polytec Robotics - October 02, 2018Open News
Final Acceptance Certificate for the robot PolySHAPE installed at Gerdau’s Petersburg mill
PETERSBURG VA: Gerdau has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the robot PolySHAPE supplied by Polytec Robotics. This smart solution integrates different technologies, including machine vision, predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and robotics. It allows the dimensional control of billets, slabs or blooms in order to improve quality prediction for Near Net Shape billets continuous cast at … Continue reading Final Acceptance Certificate for the robot PolySHAPE installed at Gerdau’s Petersburg mill
Polytec Robotics - September 27, 2018Open News
Order for a smart robot for loading/unloading couplings on phosphating line.
ROMANIA. Polytec Robotics won a new order for the supply of a smart robot PolyMOVE M that will automatically manage the loading and the unloading of couplings on the phosphating line. The solution will be installed in a tube mill located in Romania and will replace the operators’ difficult work due to the tight cycle … Continue reading Order for a smart robot for loading/unloading couplings on phosphating line.
Polytec Robotics - September 24, 2018Open News
A new Milestone towards 4.0 at HES Germany
BERLIN (D). Polytec Robotics obtained an order for a hot billets tagging robot PolyTAG BLE, integrated with the new system PolySHAPE, that’s able to scan and detect the billet’s surface measuring the diagonals, performing a 3D scanning on the upper and bottom faces of the billet. Matching the points, it retraces the profile. Calculating the difference … Continue reading A new Milestone towards 4.0 at HES Germany
Polytec Robotics - September 16, 2018Open News
Final Acceptance Certificate for the sampling and measurement robot PolySAMPLE EAF installed at LME Beltrame.
FRANCE. Polytec Robotics completed successfully the project of a robotic cell with manually loading and unloading for measurement and sampling. This solution allows more safety for the operator and is a new 4.0 milestone in the LME Beltrame plant.
Polytec Robotics - August 30, 2018Open News
Order for tagging robot for round billets
ITALY. Polytec Robotics is manufacturing a robot for the automatic tagging of round billets. PolyTAG BLE is a robotized cell “plug&play” for billets tagging through welded pin and has been specific developed for the customer. The billet exiting from 800° furnace must be processed at the center of the head and the solution Polytec Robotics provided … Continue reading Order for tagging robot for round billets
Polytec Robotics - August 21, 2018Open News
Order for a smart robot for greasing of threads and for the pin & box protectors application
ROMANIA. Polytec Robotics is supplying a robot able to grease threads and to put the pin and box protectors. PolyPRO is a robotic cell that greases internally and externally the pipe thread before the safety protector screwing in order not to damage the thread. This robot replaces the operators’ difficult work due to the very … Continue reading Order for a smart robot for greasing of threads and for the pin & box protectors application
Polytec Robotics - August 09, 2018Open News
Order of two robots for aluminum ingots palletizing
ITALY. Polytec Robotics is supplying a complete line of chain conveyors with two smart robots that automatically palletize aluminum ingots on pallets. PolyMOVE A will be installed in September 2018 in Italy.
Order for aluminum ingots packaging line
ITALY. Polytec Robotics is manufacturing a pallet loading line for aluminum ingots, equipped with pallet separation spanning, strapping station, weighing station, tagging station, pallet bagging, elevators to move pallets upstairs, pallet stackers and evacuation for detachment. It will be installed in October 2018 in Italy.
PolySHAPE: the robot for the dimensional control of billets, blooms, beam blanks and slabs surfaces
PETERSBURG VA. The new robotic system PolySHAPE developed by Polytec Robotics is engineered and developed to have a dimensional scan of the billet, bloom, beam blank and slab surface, in order to identify a range of dimensional and cutting defects. Specific algorithms concatenate few scans of the part, elaborate this information acquired and generate a … Continue reading PolySHAPE: the robot for the dimensional control of billets, blooms, beam blanks and slabs surfaces
Polytec Robotics - August 01, 2018Open News
Final Acceptance Certificate for PolyTAG FC installed at Gerdau Jackson
JACKSON TN: Gerdau has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the PolyTAG FC robot supplied by Polytec Robotics. This smart robot system automatically tags and counts different types of bundles (flat, angle, square, channel, rebar). Another functionality, implemented after the robot’s installation, is the missing strapped feature search, that allows the identification of the missing strap in the … Continue reading Final Acceptance Certificate for PolyTAG FC installed at Gerdau Jackson
Polytec Robotics - July 31, 2018Open News
Final Acceptance Certificate for the hot billets tagging robot installed at Gerdau Sayreville
SAYREVILLE NJ: Gerdau has signed the Final Acceptance Certificate for the robot PolyTAG BLE supplied by Polytec Robotics. This hot billets tagging robot is equipped with a specific warehouse for the tags, in order to manage a charge up to five billets, with a cycle time reduction. PolyREAD is a tag-reader solution implemented by Polytec Robotics to read each tag … Continue reading Final Acceptance Certificate for the hot billets tagging robot installed at Gerdau Sayreville
Order for a smart robot for greasing of threads and for the pin & box protectors application
SAUDI ARABIA. Polytec Robotics is supplying a robot able to grease threads and to automatically applicate the pin and box protectors. PolyPRO is a robotic cell that greases internally and externally the pipe thread before the safety protector screwing in order not to damage the thread. This robot replaces the operators’ difficult work due to the very … Continue reading Order for a smart robot for greasing of threads and for the pin & box protectors application
ORDER FOR WIRE RODS TAGGING ROBOT FROM ITALIAN QUALITY STEELMAKER ORI MARTIN
ITALY. Ori Martin robotics’ investment goes on with the installation of a wire rods tagging robot “Polytec Robotics”. This smart solution will be part of “Lighthouse plant” projects of the Ministry of Economic Development. Sensors (not easy to apply when dealing with materials at high temperatures) and smart robots with most advanced sensors and machine vision tools, … Continue reading ORDER FOR WIRE RODS TAGGING ROBOT FROM ITALIAN QUALITY STEELMAKER ORI MARTIN
Polytec Robotics - July 18, 2018Open News
BMGroupUSA Corp. will supply Polytec Robotics brand’s solutions to american steel producers
USA. BM Group has appointed Gianluca Maccani as the Chief Executive Officer of BMGroupUSA CORP, the american company that supplies the brands Polytec Robotics and BM Automation in USA. The new CEO comes to BMGroupUSA CORP. with a wealth of project management and sales accounting and as active member of AIST, the most relevant American … Continue reading BMGroupUSA Corp. will supply Polytec Robotics brand’s solutions to american steel producers
Polytec Robotics - June 29, 2018Open News
POLYTEC: ORDER FOR AN EBT OXYGEN OPENING ROBOT
BELGIUM. Polytec obtained the order from a wire rods producer for an EBT oxygen opening robot. The customer confirms the investment trend in robotics, installing its 4th robot manufactured by Polytec, in order to increase the production process performances.
Polytec Robotics - January 25, 2018Open News
POLYTEC, WORLD LEADER WITH 100 ROBOTS INSTALLED WORLDWIDE
Polytec has reached quota 100 robotic solutions installed in steelmaking plants all over the world becoming World Leader in this branch. This italian story of success begins in 2012: Polytec specializes in the production of highly technological robotic cells for the steel market. The deep knowledge of the steelmaking process acquired in the steel sector … Continue reading POLYTEC, WORLD LEADER WITH 100 ROBOTS INSTALLED WORLDWIDE
Polytec Robotics - January 01, 2018Open News
POLYTEC: NEW BILLETS TAGGING SYSTEM FOR FERALPI SIDERURGICA
BRESCIA (ITALY). Feralpi bought the third robotized cell manufactured by Polytec. The robotic system for the automatic hot billets tagging will be installed in Lonato and placed at the exit of ccm. The process digitization and product tracking will be increased, thanks to the integrated solutions supplied by BM Group.
Polytec Robotics - July 25, 2017Open News
POLYTEC: NEW ORDER FOR A POLYTAG FC INTENDED TO GERDAU MIDLOTHIAN
USA. Polytec has won an order for his reliable robotic bundles tagging machine from Gerdau Midlothian in the U.S. Polytec will supply a new robotized cell for the bundles tagging in the Medium Section Mill, the cell will include a 3D machine vision system able to check the profile shapes and communicate the information to … Continue reading POLYTEC: NEW ORDER FOR A POLYTAG FC INTENDED TO GERDAU MIDLOTHIAN
Polytec Robotics - July 01, 2017Open News
POLYTEC: A PolyMARK FOR SLABS TO CREMONA
CREMONA (ITA). Polytec will supply a full robotic cell for the ink jet marking of aluminum slabs. The solution will be installed in an Italian steel mill situated in Cremona.
POLYTEC: NEW ORDER FOR A ROBOTIZED BUNDLE BARS STACKER
BOLZANO (ITA). Polytec will supply a full robotic cell able to weigh and stack bars in a bundle. The solution will be installed in an Italian steel mill situated in Bolzano.
POLYTEC: NEW ORDER FOR A ROBOTIZED CELL FOR ARABIAN TUBE MILL
SAUDI ARABIA. Polytec will supply a full robotized solution for coupling pre-screwing and protector screwing; the cell will be able to de-palletize autonomously from its production box. The solution will be installed in Saudi Arabia.
POLYTEC: NEW ORDER FOR A PolySAMPLE EAF UPGRADE
MEXICO. Polytec will upgrade the full robotized cell for measurement and samples picking already installed. The upgrade includes a system that automatically changes the tools and a new cameras tool for the internal furnace 360° view just after tapping. The solution will be installed in a Mexican steel mill.
ARVEDI ORDERS THE SECOND POLYSAMPLE EAF
CREMONA (ITA). Arvedi improves towards 4.0, investing in robotics and automation, in order to increase safety, efficiency and quality. The second PolySAMPLE EAF, full automatic system for sampling and temperature measurement manufactured by Polytec, is going to be installed on the 370 Ton Electric Arc Furnace in the steel plant situated in Cremona.
Polytec Robotics - June 14, 2017Open News
POLYTEC: A POLYTAG BLE TO ROMANIA
ROMANIA. Polytec is going to install a new PolyTAG BLE, the full automatic system for billets tagging, in a Melt shop in Romania. PolyTAG BLE is an innovative robotic cell for high temperature billets and slabs tagging, with 100% reliability.
POLYTEC: A POLYCAST FOR UGITECH
FRANCE. Ugitech, a world leader in stainless steel products, invests in the robotic solution PolyCAST, manufactured by Polytec. The solution is a new antropomorphic robot for shroud handling in continuous casting. PolyCAST will be installed during the next outage.
POLYTEC: A POLYTAG FC TO JACKSON (USA)
JACKSON (USA). Polytec receives a new order for the robotic solution PolyTAG FC, an innovative bars tagging and counting system.
POLYTEC: PolySAMPLE EAF + PolyEYE FOR USA
VIRGINIA (USA). Polytec installed PolySAMPLE EAF + PolyEYE, the complete solution for EAF sample picking, temperature measurement and internal furnace 360° view, in the steel plant Gerdau Petersburg.
Polytec: a PolyTAG FC to MEGASA GROUP
PORTUGAL. A PolyTAG FC, full automatic system for bundle rods tagging, is going to reach the steel plant MAIA of MEGASA GROUP in Portugal.
Polytec Robotics - May 29, 2017Open News
USA. PolyTAG BLE SUCCESSFULLY INSTALLED
Virginia (USA). PolyTAG BLE, the full automatic billets tagging system, is perfectly running. Polytec: world leader in robotic solutions for steel industry.
Polytec Robotics - May 21, 2017Open News
POLYTEC: NEW BILLETS IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM INSTALLED
LONATO (ITA). Feralpi Lonato implements its production facility with PolyREAD, the system able to identify incoming billets in the reheating furnace, by reading the Labels printed by robot PolyTAG BLE, manufactured by Polytec. The solution can read billets in motion at a speed of 1.2 m/s and the labels applied by robots can be detected by … Continue reading POLYTEC: NEW BILLETS IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM INSTALLED
Polytec Robotics - May 20, 2017Open News
MOVING TOWARDS INDUSTRY 4.0
In the not-too-distant future, the digitisation of industry will change the way our society works, produces and consumes. BM Group, through the work of its companies, anticipated the concept of Industry 4.0 and, investing a lot in R&D projects, developed day by day solutions tailored to the needs of tomorrow industry. On market requests of SAFETY – … Continue reading MOVING TOWARDS INDUSTRY 4.0
POLYTEC COMPLETED THE COMMISSIONING OF PolyEYE
PETERSBURG (USA). PolyEYE implements the operations of PolySAMPLE EAF, including a specific lance equipped with 6 cameras, able to enter in the furnace and inspect, with a 360° view, the refractories, burners, injectors and water cooled panels. The solution automatically manages the temperature measurement, the sample picking and the furnace inspection. Operator controls the activities … Continue reading POLYTEC COMPLETED THE COMMISSIONING OF PolyEYE
POLYTEC WELCOMES POLYCAST
During the last AIM Conference, held in Parma on 22th September, Polytec together with Acciaierie Beltrame presented PolyCAST. PolyCAST is a multi tool robotic application able to automize the operations on CCM like: Lancing in case of metal cork, ladle shroud positioning, ladle shroud cleaning, T&S lance for measuring and sampling, powder distribution. A new … Continue reading POLYTEC WELCOMES POLYCAST
DUFERDOFIN NUCOR INVESTS IN ROBOTIC SOLUTIONS POLYTEC
Duferdofin Nucor invests in robotic solutions produced by Polytec. Towards smart manufacturing, the group will insert three robotic solutions manufactured by Polytec, in order to increase productivity, flexibility and security and to reduce costs. A concrete example of Industry 4.0.
Polytec Robotics - July 12, 2016Open News
POLYTEC CONQUERS RUSSIA
RUSSIA. The cutting edge technology of sampling specimens and the temperature in the ladle arrives always in Russia presenting itself more as a reliable standard, able to increase productivity and safety in advanced systems .
Polytec Robotics - July 07, 2016Open News
SUCCESSFULL PRESENTATIONS AT AISTECH 2016
PITTSBURGH (US). BM Automation and Polytec are exhibiting at AISTECH 2016. Fully booked the booth 3239 where American visitors can see the new robotic solutions for steel industry, discover the most innovative automation systems and know more about industrial cyber security. Big participation to the technical speeches. Join US!
Polytec Robotics - May 17, 2016Open News
POLYTAG FC IMPROVES ITS PERFORMANCES
PolyTAG FC improves its performances in order to optimize the labeling process of bundle rods. The new solution is 30% faster, includes the AWT (adaptive welding technology) with the anti rotate tag application (patent pending).
Polytec Robotics - April 27, 2016Open News
THE NEW POLYTAG FC INSTALLED IN FERALPI IS RUNNING
LONATO DEL GARDA, ITALY. After the successfull commissioning step, the PolyTAG FC (Plug&Play solution) runs and automatically labels bundle rods 8-40 mm and, thanks to an advanced 3D vision system that identifies the best welding position, increases process performances.
Polytec Robotics - April 05, 2016Open News
A POLYSAMPLE EAF FOR THE BIGGEST ITALIAN STEELPLANT
ITALY. A new PolySAMPLE EAF, the Polytec robotic solution for sample picking and temperature measurement for EAF, was installed in biggest italian steel plant.
Polytec Robotics - March 15, 2016Open News
A POLISH DELEGATION VISITED POLYTEC AND BM AUTOMATION WORKSHOPS
BM Group welcomed ten delegates of the Secondary School of Energy, Information Technology and Electronic from Krakow, Poland. Within a training program financed by the Polish Ministry, the group of teachers had the opportunity to meet an italian school attending some lessons and to visit an italian worldwide known company, specialized in automation systems, IT solutions and … Continue reading A POLISH DELEGATION VISITED POLYTEC AND BM AUTOMATION WORKSHOPS
Polytec Robotics - February 24, 2016Open News
BM GROUP BOOTH FULLY BOOKED AT METAFO 2015
TEHERAN, IRAN. Big interest in the BM technological packages and in the machine intelligence solutions by Polytec. The booth has been visited by Engineering companies, EPC Contractors and by the most important iranian steel producers.
POLYTEC INSTALLED A NEW POLYTAG BLE
BRESCIA, ITALY. Last upgrade of the important italian company involved the new robotic cell for billet laser labeling PolyTAG BLE by Polytec.
POLYSKIM TO REMOVE THE SLAG DURING ZINC BLOCK SINKING
ITALY. Arcelor Mittal Poland undersigned the Factory Acceptance Test for Polytec’s solution that includes an automatic ingots (2 T) charger integrated in a robotic cell able to remove automatically the slag produced after the zinc block sinking, during the galvanizing process. The installation in Swietochlowice is going to start.
Polytec arrives in the US
The US steel market has been gained by the technology and the experience of Polytec. GERDAU, global giant in the steel production has chosen its first robot, the robot PolyEYE of Polytec, for its plant in Petersburg (VA). The interest in high performing robotics solutions, able to guarantee maximum operator safety, an increase in productivity … Continue reading Polytec arrives in the US
Polytec Robotics - September 02, 2015Open News
THE STEEL MARKET DEMANDS ROBOTS
The market confirms the revolution of robotics applied to the steel production process. Polytec is realizing two PolySAMPLE EAF for a furnace in Slovenia and in Italy and is building a billet labeling robot, the PolyTAG_BL with high reliability for the special steels market. Polytec is building bundle rods labeling robot, the PolyTAG_F for an italian steel group.
Polytec Robotics - July 01, 2015Open News
New PolyTAG T: robot labeling bundles of pipe
The robot replaces the operator in all processes of finishing and packaging of the tubes, molded case etc … Before application to the world with the autonomy of 3D vision for automatic labeling bundles of tubular products, the label is applied through a cotter pin to the product as before with the operator. Another step towards … Continue reading New PolyTAG T: robot labeling bundles of pipe
Polytec Robotics - October 03, 2014Open News
PolySAMPLE_EAF : New construction in south america
Polytec concludes the installation of a new PolySAMPLE_EAF in south america . The American continent , increasing the use of robots in the steel industry. The high flexibility and modularity of the products confirms Polytec the top producers of highly automated machines for the steel .
Polytec Robotics - September 26, 2014Open News
PolyMARK_T : 4 cells for maximum traceability of establishment
Polytec manufactures 4 robot cells marking multi- tube , directly into the production process . The marking , which is alphanumeric Datamatrix ECC200 allows full traceability of the product right from the production with automatic recognition by computer vision .
Polytec Robotics - August 22, 2014Open News
Success stories : put in service the new PolyTAG_F
Success stories : put in service the new PolyTAG_F http://youtu.be/7olZom2aGuw
Polytec Robotics - October 05, 2013Open News
PolyLab & Polyclean
PolyLAB is paired with PolyCLEAN only fully automatic system of opening and cleaning cartridge audition metal made ??available in output for automatic analysis through PolyLAB.
Polytec Robotics - August 20, 2013Open News