AUTOMATION ON THE FAST TRACK
The key factor in the widespread introduction of e-mobility is the automated production of batteries. Festo, the automation specialist, supplies innovative solutions based on pneumatic and electric drive technology that allow reliable and cost-efficient serial production. System modules are used for working with battery cells and in battery module assembly but also in the production of new drive and control systems for electric vehicles.Festo is a partner in the AutoSpEM project spon-sored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, a joint project for "automation for the reliable and economic production of storage batteries for electric mobility". Its focus is on finding solutions for the high-speed handling of sensitive battery cells, using vacuum technology in battery assembly. Festo leads worldwide in automation technology and is the market leader in basic technical and advanced training. Festo`s pneumatic and electric drive technology stands for innovation and quality in industry and process automation - from single product to turnkey solution.