All posts by Leea Huffine

Battery tools are the future in wind turbine manufacturing

The need for error-proofing and data collection in the Wind Energy industry continues to increase. We typically see high-level error-proofing on what are called “safety critical” bolts, where an improper assembly of the bolt could result in a failure that could cause an injury. Data is also collected on those safety critical bolts, so there ...

MicroTorque Focus 6000 applied in automated assembly

Low torque assembly is being automated at an unprecedented rate. Manufacturers in low torque operations making small electronics ranging from cell phones to car stereos are seeing opportunities to improve production efficiency and quality by automating assembly processes. The MicroTorque Focus 6000 controller and fixtured QMC tools from Atlas Copco provide an ideal fit for ...

Electric assembly coming to Aerospace

Electric assembly tools have been in widespread use in manufacturing for decades now. For many manufacturers, the improvements electric assembly tools provide in terms of production efficiency and quality control are a given, and we’re now figuring out how to optimize the tooling already in place. For most aerospace manufacturers, though, electric assembly tools, and ...

Improve your processes with a Tightening in Electronics seminar

Our MicroTorque tools and MicroTorque Focus 6000 controller are the foundation of our product offering for the Electronics and Low Torque Assembly segments. The MicroTorque system only scratches the surface of what we’re able to apply in these segments, and how we can assist manufacturers in improving low torque assembly processes. In order to show ...

The new TBP from Atlas Copco is taking the market by storm!

It’s not often that a tool is described by our customers as a “game changer,” but that is proving to be the case with the new TBP transducerized battery pulse tool. We have seen an extraordinary amount of positive feedback related to the TBP since it hit the market several months ago. Our most recent ...

Operator health and safety is important to Atlas Copco and our partners

Safety is one of our values at Atlas Copco, and it is also a key topic for our customers. For that reason, we have created an Expert Hub dedicated to health and safety where we share tips to optimize worker health and safety. A common source of worker discomfort and long-term injury is vibration. Common ...

Atlas Copco air motors provide specific benefits for the food industry

Atlas Copco has been manufacturing air motors for decades, and our air motors are recognized as the best in the world because of their quality and efficiency. Air motors are used in a variety of industries, including pipe cutting, mixing, transportation, cleaning and hydro blasting. Atlas Copco air motors are also specifically well suited for ...