Dillman. He noted that the ROI for robotics investment can’t be determined in general terms. The equation must be done on a task-by-task basis. “Calculating the ROI in general terms is not valid. You need specific cases along with resource comparisons.”
To learn more about calculating the ROI of robotics investment, you can attend Brian Dillman’s session, Getting the Best ROI Out of a Collaborative Robot, at the Atlantic Design and Manufacturing show in New York, June 13-15.
Images courtesy of Universal Robots.
Rob Spiegel has covered automation and control for 17 years, 15 of them for Design News . Other topics he has covered include supply chain technology, alternative energy, and cyber security. For 10 years, he was owner and publisher of the food magazine Chile Pepper.