09 Dec 2019
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How Far Will My Wireless Network Go?

The question I get asked the most regarding Wireless Networking is: “How far will it go?” The answer? It depends.   There are many variables that affect how far wireless will actually go. If an “expert” quickly gives you a fixed number — such as 1500 feet — run away.   SIGNAL QUALITY IS EVERYTHING […]

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09 Dec 2019
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Precise Automation: Cobots for Programmers

In the powdered metal industry, machine vision is being used for defect detection. Defects can include anything from missing teeth on a gear, to detecting debris on an item after it is manufactured. A large amount of powdered metal products are supplied to the automotive industry, which has very stringent quality requirements. This high level […]

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16 Jul 2019

Mobile Autonomous Robots: The Top Benefits of Having Them in Your Workplace

Venture capitalists have invested $313 million in autonomous mobile robots for use in production and labor processes in the past several years.  American manufacturing is evolving, and autonomous robots have arrived on the assembly line. But is this really a good thing? Is this something we should be moving toward? The short answer is yes.  Here are […]

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12 Jul 2019

The Top Automation Trends in Manufacturing

Manufacturing businesses are replacing human resource with robots. Robots are more efficient production processes. It’s estimated that the robotics market will have grown by 175% in the next ten years. Ten years from now, most manufacturing companies will have many industrial robots. This will cause an increase in demand for robotics engineers. Robotic technicians must have […]

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12 Jul 2019

What is Collaborative Robotics?: Everything You Need to Know

Collaboration is the ability to work together safely and towards a similar goal or objective. For many years now, man has been afraid to work with robots because of their unsafe nature, untethered capabilities, and inability to understand humans. Well, not anymore. Introducing Cobots, a collaborative robot that’s been designed to work safely, effectively and […]

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11 Jul 2019

The Labor Problem: How Automation is Helping to Solve Labor Issues

You’ve probably heard in the news and from others that automation is going to hurt the labor market. What you may not have heard is all of the ways that it can help. A study done by Manpower indicates that employers are expecting to increase their staff by 87% because of automation. Many of these roles will […]

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21 May 2019

YOU’RE INVITED: AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGY DEMO DAY

Join us for an exciting event featuring the latest collaborative robots from Doosan Robotics and other technologies. Collaborative Robots or COBOTs can help you automate quickly, easily, and cost-effectively, with resources that bridge the gap with minimal effort. You gain all the advantages of automation so you can reinvest in growing your business. Existing employees can be moved to […]

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11 Apr 2019
RG Group become a Doosan Distributor York PA

RG Group announces distribution and integration partnership with Doosan Robotics

York, PA – Rich Freeh, President and CEO of RG Group, headquartered in York, PA, announced the agreement with a global leader in collaborative robotics, Doosan Robotics, to be the first to integrate their collaborative robot lines in the United States, specifically throughout the Mid-Atlantic states. Doosan Robotics offers COBOTs that can be useful in different […]

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05 Feb 2019
Proud Automation Joins the RG Group

RG Group acquires The Proud Company

February 4, 2019 York, Pa. –  Rich Freeh, President and CEO of RG Group, headquartered ?in York, PA, announced today the acquisition of The Proud Company, an industrial automation solution provider located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on February 4, 2019. The Proud Company  The Proud Company, founded in 1993, is a leading provider of industrial automation products […]

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10 Jan 2019
Cognex InSight Vision System

New Year’s Resolution: Get a 12 MP Vision System

Capturing exceptionally detailed 12 MP images, the In-Sight 9912 from Cognex delivers high accuracy part location, measurement, and inspection over a large area — even when mounted at longer distances. The In-Sight 9912 is Cognex’s first standalone, ultra-high-resolution area scan vision system. IN-SIGHT 9912 FEATURES The In-Sight 9912 offers: Large field of view without sacrificing […]

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