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QComp Wins ABB Inc. Award for Outstanding Performance



QComp was recently honored by ABB Inc. as its co-winner of the ABB 2016 North American Robotics Value Provider Award for Outstanding Performance. The awards were presented during ABB's annual Robotics Value Provider Conference held recently in Atlanta, GA. The award recognized QComp for its outstanding performance in automation integration. Greg Whitney, Vice President of Engineering and Manufacturing for QComp Technologies, accepted the award on behalf of the company.

"We have been working with ABB products and personnel for over 19 years and value our relationship with this leader in automation technologies," said Whitney. "We are delighted to be recognized for our team's commitment to providing the most advanced robotic solutions using ABB product."

The awards were presented by Gustavo Sepulveda, ABB's USA Robotics General Manager.

Sepulveda commented, "It is an honor to recognize our award winners. Each company demonstrated innovation, outstanding performance and leadership in their specific areas of expertise. We also strongly believe that their close working relationship with ABB is a key component of their success."

QComp is a preferred integrator to provide ABB's new YuMi dual-arm collaborative robots. QComp is using this inherently safe, accurate, and flexible automated solution for small parts assembly and has been trained to help end users integrate the robot into their small parts assembly applications. "The YuMi robot is the first truly collaborative dual-armed robot designed for a world in which humans and robots work together," said Tom Doyle, President of QComp Technologies.

Additional features and benefits of the YuMi robot:

  • Size of human torso, built in controller, 14 axes of motion
  • Dual arm allows multitasking, can process two tasks at once
  • High-speed 1,500 mm/sec.

For more information contact:

ABB Robotics, Inc.

1250 Brown Road

Auburn Hills, MI 48326

248-391-8622

www.abb.com/robotics

QComp Technologies

W6564 Quality Drive

Greenville, WI 54942 920757-0775

info@qcomptech.com

www.qcomptech.com

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