|FANUC Robotics received the award
for the development of an automated paint
Robotics America, Inc. has received SsangYong Motor Company’s
Supplier Appreciation Award for the development of an
automated paint system installed in 2006.
Robotics had turnkey responsibility for the flexible system
that includes paint robots and automated door/hood openers for
interior and exterior vehicle painting. The system allows
SsangYong, a premier manufacturer of sport utility vehicles
(SUV) and recreational vehicles (RV) in the Asian market, to
switch quickly between significantly different types of paint
materials while maintaining high paint transfer
proud to be one of just 12 suppliers to receive this
prestigious award from SsangYong Motor,” said Jon Karr, vice
president, paintshop automation, FANUC Robotics.
award was presented to FANUC Robotics at a Feb. 15, 2007
ceremony held at the SsangYong Pyung Taek Plant in Korea.