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Bionic Kangaroo Ready To Hop
2014-04-03 11:52:48

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Kangaroos seem to be really in vogue these days. Australian actress Rebel Wilson is now the voice of Hopper the Kangaroo for Dish Networks. Wilson appears as the animated Hopper in the first commercial as she tries to secretly watch TV on her tablet while at work. Now researchers at Festo have devised a different type of animated marsupial that is ready to hop to it. The BionicKangaroo, which is the automation technology company’s...

2013-09-20 23:22:16

Southwest Indiana's newest asset touts a Festo manufacturing system, helping narrow skills gap for region's strong manufacturing sector and beyond. Evansville, IN (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 The University of Southern Indiana cut the ribbon last week on its new state-of-the-art $3.3 million Applied Engineering Center and students began using the start of the fall semester. The Applied Engineering Center, featuring equipment not found elsewhere in North America, is a learning...

2013-06-08 23:01:20

Festo Corporation will build its new Regional Service Center (RSC), an estimated 175,000 square foot, $50 million state-of-the-art facility in Mason, Ohio Mason, Ohio (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 The efforts of regional, local, and state economic development organizations has succeeded in securing 250 new jobs in northern Cincinnati by attracting Festo Corporation, a German-based company who is locating its new Regional Service Center (RSC) in Ohio. The project win was achieved through...

2012-09-25 10:26:55

LEBANON, Ind., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Festool USA, the North American division of the esteemed German toolmaker, announced the October 1(st) release of three new innovative additions to their lineup. According to Michael Williams, Vice President of Product Marketing, each of these products retains the high level of workmanship and quality Festool is known for, and helps its users increase their own level of workmanship, quality, and efficiency. The new CMS Routing System...