Last month Hahn Automation began production of its linear robots as well as cooling and temperature control units in a new production plant in Reinheim, Germany, leaving behind an older facility in the same city. The new premises include a 5000-m² production area and 700-m² office area for the technical department and administration.
The company says it needed the new digs after acquisitions made in 2007 and 2009, and as a result of growing demand for its automation systems from injection molders. Its product range now includes everything necessary for cooling and temperature control of injection molds and machines, a linear robot program, and auxiliary equipment for parts handling and assembly. This offering is complemented by a new competence center for robotics and assembly technology in cleanroom environments....