HepcoMotionHepcoMotion are world leaders in linear motion technology. We manufacture many variations of the Vee guide from light high precision systems for accurate positioning at high speed to heavy load slow moving applications in hostile, no maintenance installations.
In order to satisfy the widest range of engineering challenges HepcoMotion also offer a range of driven products or complete machine gantries, and systems that utilise assembled HepcoMotion components to provide the basis of a complete machine solution.
Small batch sizes and a competitive market characterise the cosmetics industry. To survive in this market, producers must strive for maximum efficiency, capitalising on flexible production methods. Top class engineering and the most modern drive and control methods play a major role in achieving (more...)
The design challenge in a new unscrambler system for plastic bottles: to achieve a cycle of 200 containers per minute, whilst also ensuring high reliability and low maintenance. With over 40 years of experience in the packaging sector, Packfeeder specialises in the design and manufacture of (more...)
France-based Riber, the world's leading provider of molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) equipment for depositing crystals in semiconductor manufacture, is using vacuum grade bearings and slides from HepcoMotion in one of its systems. Replacing an in-house unit that was proving unreliable, the solution from (more...)
To meet the growing demand for its products, Harvey Water Softeners based in Woking, Surrey, has recently automated the manual process responsible for the assembly of its popular push fit connectors. These connectors are an integral part in the water softener product; there are approximately 12 (more...)
Published: - 28th June 2017
Automation systems provider HepcoAutomation and robot manufacturer Kuka have announced a partnership agreement that the companies believe will broaden the appeal of robots for a whole host of tasks, from heavy load lifting to light assembly operations.Kuka has a wide range of industrial robots and a (more...)
Published: - 26th May 2015
When Mike Weber, general manager of Robotronic, was looking for flexible product transportation through a new design of robot cell, he turned to the HepcoMotion. Now HepcoMotion's DTS2 dynamic track system is playing a key role on the MRT (modular robot technology) robot cell, which provides a (more...)
Published: - 1st April 2015
HepcoMotion's DTS2 scroll driven track system has been developed from the successful original DTS system to cater for high speed applications with significantly larger driving forces. Typical uses would include high speed indexing applications for the rapid transfer of components within the (more...)
Handling solar tubes requires careful handling and accurate positioning especially at high duty cycles and in an environment where lubrication needs to be kept to a minimum. Any oil or grease residue from the guidance systems coming into contact with the tube panel could affect the function of the (more...)
Published: - 30th January 2015