RNA DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE ROBOTIC LOADING AND TESTING SYSTEM

A customer challenged RNA Automation to design and manufacture a fully automated robotic loading system with minimal operator intervention for the manufacture, test and packaging of a tyre pressure sensor. The system was required to automatically load components into a vertical moulding machine. Each mould tool (two off mounted to a rotary index table) had four mould […]

How to Turn Any Single-Use Plastic Container Into a Beautiful Eco-Friendly Planter

Anyone whose home is filled with plants knows buying a pot for every single one of those green beauties can get really expensive. But Megan McSherry, the creator of the sustainable living blog Acteevism, came up with a simple way to give your plant babies a pretty new home and help save the planet in the process. Single-use plastic is of […]

IBM Joins Alliance, Developing Platform To Track Plastic Waste Globally

You might say IBM has joined the Plastic Avengers. The technology giant’s superpower: Designing a new data platform to help track plastic waste and recovery on a global scale. The Avengers group in this example is officially called The Alliance to End Plastic Waste, and it includes 50 member companies. IBM’s platform is called the Plastics Recovery […]