Category: featured

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...