Blackbird Robotics opens laser application lab in China

Blackbird Robotersysteme, which offers system solutions for remote laser welding, continues its robust growth in Asian markets.

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Blackbird Robotersysteme (Garching, Germany), which offers system solutions for remote laser welding, continues its robust growth in Asian markets. The company recently dedicated and moved into a new facility in Shanghai, China, which features a laser laboratory for providing user training and customer-specific application support.

In 2015, Blackbird Robotics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. commenced operations as a sales and service center. Two years later, first results are very positive and will be fortified further by the move to much larger offices. Keys to success are a growing demand for remote laser welding solutions across various industrial sectors. The Chinese site's new, thoroughly equipped laser application laboratory provides space for four laser cells.

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Blackbird's new facility in Shanghai.

In recent months, system integrators and other industrial customers have shown considerable interest for 3D laser welding solutions. Systems that offer scan heads and control units are unique in offering high-powered, on-the-fly operation, as well as optional abilities to vary laser spot size and dynamically track seams and contours. The company's system solutions also provide customized control interfaces for all robot systems, such as KUKA, ABB, Fanuc, Yasakawa, and Comau.

For more information, please visit www.blackbird-robotics.de.

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