Smart and connected – The MicroTorque Focus 6000

The MicroTorque Focus 6000, or MTF6000, is the latest low-torque electric tool controller from Atlas Copco. There is now a small screwdriver that is truly able to exist in a networked environment and communicate with the devices and software around it! It fully aligns with Smart Connected Assembly, our vision of Industry 4.0. Industry 4.0 ...

How a “QA Walk the Line” can help improve production and quality

“Walking the line” is something we have been doing at Atlas Copco for years. In partnership with our customers, we will walk up and down their assembly line, working together with engineering and production personnel at the plant to find opportunities for improvement. When we walk the line, we are typically looking for production improvements ...

Atlas Copco exhibits at the AWEA Wind Show

Atlas Copco recently had a booth at the AWEA Windpower Expo for the 5th consecutive year, where we displayed new and innovative assembly tools focused on the wind industry. The AWEA Windpower Expo is a premier event in the wind industry and is attended by professionals from wind and renewable energy from all over the ...

Did you miss our ‘Tightening ergonomics’ webinar? You can still view it!

Ben Hanawalt, product specialist for Atlas Copco electric assembly tools, recently conducted a webinar on what ergonomics are, why ergonomics are important and how the new Atlas Copco strategy TurboTight can improve an assembly station’s ergonomics. This webinar was open to the public and free of charge. The goal of the webinar was to increase our ...

Atlas Copco Service Olympics a hit

The Atlas Copco Service organization is holding an ongoing event that spans the globe and tests the capability of our best and brightest service technicians. The Atlas Copco Service Olympics is held every two years and gives our technicians a chance to prove that they truly are the best in the world at what they ...

Atlas Copco holds one-of-a-kind event at Lambeau Field

Atlas Copco recently hosted a unique event at the iconic Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers. Working together with our local distributor, we arranged a show-and-tell of our tooling for many of our partners in the surrounding area. Tool demo stations were set up in a restaurant overlooking the stadium, which provided a ...

Introducing the PTI Pulse tool from Atlas Copco

Hydraulic pulse tools are commonplace in factories around the world. As a low-reaction tool that can be run to high torque, yet still held in one hand by an operator without the risk of injury, pulse tools fill critical needs in many plants where a low reaction option is needed. The biggest challenge for manufacturers ...