Month: March 2018

Manufacturing Industry Outlook - 2017

New Report shows Manufacturing Output Hit $35 Trillion in 2017

We are excited to share some findings from our first Manufacturing Industry Outlook report relating to manufacturing output, the sliding growth of machinery production, and the top performing sectors in industrial production.   It was enormously challenging to produce global data for manufacturing and at the same time, provide the...

/ March 27, 2018

Skycatch and DJI to Supply 1,000 Custom Drones to Komatsu

Commercial drone data company Skycatch, and DJI, the world’s largest commercial drone manufacturer, have extended an existing partnership to manufacture and deliver a fleet of up to 1,000 drones for Komatsu Smart Construction. Each drone is manufactured by DJI and combined with Skycatch’s RTK base station and is the first...

/ March 26, 2018

Mobile Robots in Logistics Centers Forecast to Surpass $3bn in 2022

Despite the market being worth just $300m in 2017, automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) used in logistics applications are forecast to enjoy massive growth in the next five years and grow ten-fold to exceed $3bn in 2022, according to a new report from Interact Analysis. The...

/ March 21, 2018
Autonomous mobile robots in factory

Mobile Robots – 2018

An analysis of the opportunity for AGVs and AMRs in manufacturing and logistics material handling applications.

/ March 18, 2018
Cities and internet driving commercial vehicle market

Cities and internet reshaping the global truck market

With the recent ruling from German legislators that Stuttgart and Dusseldorf could ban older, diesel vehicles and the news that Rome plans to ban diesel cars from its historic centre by 2024, a substantial and growing number of cities and urban areas around the world are looking to limit the...

/ March 1, 2018