Automating Non-Destructive Testing

Build With Robots partners with Albuquerque-based Vibrant Corporation to automate Vibrant’s Resonance Ultrasound Spectroscopy test systems using collaborative robots. This third generation robot solution uses CoBots to greatly reduce the automation complexity, system cost and integration effort. Notice that this new CoBot automation solution eliminates the safety caging and interlocking required for conventional robots. Vibrant’s non-destructive [...]

2019-12-03T11:00:01-07:00December 3rd, 2019|Economic Development, New Mexico, Partners|

NM Entrepreneurs Club Podcast

Chris Ziomek, founder of Build With Robots, joins the NM Entrepreneurs Club for the inaugural episode of their podcast series. Learn more about the future of robotics, the founding story behind Build With Robots, and the company's ambitious goals. The NM Entrepreneurs Club podcast series features innovative, dynamic personalities and industry leaders from our great [...]

2019-07-16T12:15:08-06:00July 16th, 2019|Economic Development, New Mexico|

Robot Adopters vs. Non-Adopters

A comprehensive study based upon data from Spain shows a stark contrast between firms that adopt robot technology and those that do not. Spain has one of the highest robot density levels per worker in Europe. The data come from the Encuesta Sobre Estrategias Empresariales (ESEE), an annual survey of around 1,900 Spanish manufacturing firms [...]

2019-07-15T14:47:11-06:00July 10th, 2019|Cobot Market Trends, Economic Development|

Opportunity in Automation

Read about the opportunity in automation -- for businesses and workers -- described by New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NM-MEP). Two years ago, NM-MEP teamed up with Build With Robots (BWR) to offer CoBot seminars and hands-on CoBot application demonstrations.Today, NM-MEP and BWR continue to work together to build New Mexico’s manufacturing sector, helping companies [...]

2019-03-28T16:40:31-06:00March 28th, 2019|Economic Development, New Mexico, Partners|

Kane Robotics Selects Albuquerque for its New Headquarters

Kane Robotics Inc. announced that it has selected Albuquerque, New Mexico, for the company’s new headquarters. Kane will hire and train workers in Albuquerque to develop robotic systems that finish aerospace structures using technology developed in partnership with Build With Robots (BWR). Kane Robotics is a spinoff of Kane Aerospace, which is located in Chino, [...]

2019-01-28T10:19:15-07:00January 25th, 2019|Economic Development, New Mexico, Partners|

2018 Manufacturing Skills Gap Study

This 2018 study by Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute highlights the seismic shift that will occur over the next decade as the Fourth Industrial Revolution completes its transformation of the manufacturing industry. Manufacturing is experiencing an exponential change, as technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and Internet of Things (IoT) rapidly change the workplace. While [...]

2019-01-02T07:51:17-07:00January 2nd, 2019|Economic Development, Training|

Robots help bicycle factory move from China to U.S.

Bicycle Corporation of America (BCA) is moving skilled manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. from China by leveraging robotic automation. Wage increases in China and advances in automation efficiency make BCA's new factory in South Carolina immediately cost competitive with China. In the future, this U.S. cost advantage will continue to increase.

2018-11-26T14:10:02-07:00November 26th, 2018|Cobot Market Trends, Economic Development|

Robots will take old jobs and create new ones, says World Economic Forum

This Robotics & Automation article summarizes a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) focused on robots and jobs. The article is very upbeat and emphasizes that low-skilled labor will be replaced by high-skilled, higher-wage jobs. Within its report titled Reskilling Revolution: A Future of Jobs for All, the WEF strongly advocates for lifelong learning. Here is [...]

2019-01-10T19:44:37-07:00September 17th, 2018|Cobot Market Trends, Economic Development|

Our Story, Mission & Challenges

See the video of our story, mission and challenges as presented at One Million Cups Albuquerque. Chris Ziomek, co-founder of Build With Robots presented to a fantastic group from the Albuquerque business community. In this video, we discuss and explore options to create a CoBot-based economic engine in New Mexico.

2018-08-17T15:50:06-06:00August 17th, 2018|Economic Development, New Mexico, Partners|

Build With Robots at One Million Cups

Come see Chris Ziomek present the history and status of Build With Robots at One Million Cups Albuquerque. We will provide insight into the benefits and challenges of bringing Collaborative Robots (CoBots) to the New Mexico region. You will be able to ask questions and offer advice as part of this interactive discussion. Location: FatPipe ABQ, [...]

2018-08-11T21:46:36-06:00August 11th, 2018|Economic Development, New Mexico|