10,000 COMAU robots controlled by B&R Comau and B&R celebrate a productive partnership with a promising future

TURIN, October 27th 2015 – As the collaboration between COMAU Robotics and B&R continues to mature and expand, the companies can already boast ten thousand units installed and operating all around the globe. This achievement underscores the quality of COMAU products, which rely on powerful, accurate and reliable control electronics from automation specialist B&R.

The two companies have been working for years to revolutionize the integration of robotics into production lines. OEMs and end users benefit from excellent synchronization and the resulting responsiveness of the combined system.

“This is the concrete result of an intense collaboration that has allowed both companies to become key players in the market, with the aim to continuously improve in technologies and grow in new market sectors,” says Tobias Daniel, Head of Robotics Europe and Americas at COMAU.

“We are pleased to say that this cooperation is yielding tangible results on a growing market,” says Walter Burgstaller, B&R’s European sales director. “More and more companies are looking to robotics as a means to optimize production and respond to the ever increasing flexibility and complexity of their plants.”





About Comau


Comau is the worldwide leader in manufacturing flexible, automatic systems and integrating products, processes and services that increase efficiency while lowering overall costs. Headquartered in Turin, Italy, with an international network that spans 17 countries that employ more than 13,500 employees, Comau uses the latest technology and processes to deliver advanced turnkey systems that consistently exceed the expectations of its customers. Comau specializes in body joining & assembly, powertrain machining & assembly, robotics and maintenance, as well as advanced production systems and environmental services for a wide range of industrial sectors. The continuous development of its products and services enables Comau to lead the automation industry in meeting the unique requirements of each customer, and through all phases of the project – from design, implementation and installation, to production start-up and maintenance services.