United services union ver.di visits ZeMA

On April 26, the Saarland United Services Union ver.di visited ZeMA. The participants of the academy’s advanced training module were able to inform themselves about the latest Industry 4.0 technologies and human-robot collaboration. After a short theoretical introduction, the visitors had the opportunity to see the latest application examples of COTEMACO and Robotix-Academy during a hands-on demonstration…

EU Commissioner Corina Crețu meets the COTEMACO team at ZeMA

On Tuesday April 16, Corina Crețu, the EU Commissioner for Regional Policy, visited Saarland after an invite from Saarland Minister for Economic Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister, Anke Rehlinger. The Minister had invited the Romanian Commissioner to talk to her about the current ERDF funding period and the priorities and funding opportunities of the forthcoming…

Food processing industry offers great opportunities for robotics industry, but has a few specific rules

The COTEMACO kick-off meeting for the robotics industry, held at HighTechNL last week, attracted a great deal of interest. The challenges, market size and often harsh working conditions in the food processing industry offer great potential for technology providers of flexible automation and robotics. However, it is not a market that can be accessed without the necessary…