Food & Drink Process & Packaging Issue 11 2016 - Page 16

Fastems Deepens Cooperation With Kuka Robotics To Meet Challenging Customer Demands The partnership of Fastems’ and KUKA ROBOTS HELP CREATE THE The Finnish provider of manufacturing KUKA is focusing on the development RIGHT SOLUTIONS FOR FASTEM’S systems, robot-based automation of robot based automation solutions. CUSTOMERS and a wide range of industrial services “We are happy to have KUKA as a is located in Tampere, but also has Finnish factory automation systems manufacturer Fastems Oy Ab has announced that KUKA Robotics will be their premium supplier of robot solutions. From this step, the company expects to meet the high demands of their customers regarding the provided automation systems in a wide spectrum of industries. strong and reliable partner to fulfill our customers’ wishes to be equipped with KUKA robots. manufacturing facilities in Germany. COOPERATION ALLOWS EARLY COORDINATION This helps us market our superior KUKA is looking forward to the ability to provide robot based intensified cooperation and the automation solutions for customers in benefits for the customers as well as machinery construction, aviation and the involved companies. “Fastems OY aerospace as well as metal working Ab is not only an important customer companies and their suppliers,” says for us. Markku Bollmann, Vice President of Marketing and Sales from Fastems. As a premium supplier we profit from the inclusion in Fastems’ customer projects at an early stage,” adds Joacim Lorentsson, Sales Manager from KUKA Nordic AB. Project transparency, mutual reliability, Fastems’ world leading automation expertise and KUKA’s strong robotics portfolio are the main pillars in this partnership. WRITTEN BY Kuka Robotics Kuka Robotics As a pioneer in robotics and automation technology, KUKA Robotics is one of the leading manufacturers of robotic systems worldwide. www.kuka-robotics.com 16 FDPP - www.fdpp.co.uk