OSHINO, Japan—FANUC Corp. has produced its 750,000th industrial robot, representing a record high point in the robotics industry.
Currently, FANUC is capable of producing 11,000 robots per month in fully automated factories that use its own robots to make robots, controllers and machine tools.
“With 750,000 robots installed globally, FANUC has become a household name in manufacturing,” says Mike Cicco, president and CEO of FANUC America. “I’d like to thank our customers, Authorized System Integrators, suppliers and employees for helping us achieve such an impressive and important milestone.”
FANUC’s customer base covers a wide range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, food and beverage, consumer goods, medical and pharmaceutical and warehousing.
“Now more than ever manufacturers are embracing automation and robotics to solve production challenges,” says Cicco. “I’m proud to say that FANUC is in a position to meet the growing demands for easy-to-use automation solutions that help our customers increase efficiencies, improve their competitive position, and realize a quick ROI.”