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Apr 21, 2015, 11:00 ET

KUKA Aerospace plans for growth with Michigan expansion

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems is expanding its facility in Clinton Township, MI, to support the further growth...

Apr 10, 2015, 11:00 ET

KUKA opens new, larger aerospace facility in France

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems Aerospace officially opened its new R&D and production...

Sep 15, 2014, 12:00 ET
The Fuselage Automated Upright Build (FAUB) is a robotic manufacturing system being developed by KUKA Systems Aerospace Group for The Boeing Co. FAUB will automate most riveting on future Boeing 777s, including the new 777X. The robots will install up to 60,000 fasteners per fuselage, quickly and with great precision. (PRNewsFoto/KUKA Systems Corporation Nort...)

KUKA Systems develops robotic riveting system for Boeing 777 wide-body fuselage assembly

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - When the Boeing 777X twin-aisle passenger jet goes into full production...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

KUKA Aerospace opens Everett, WA facility to support growth

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Aerospace, a leader in automated manufacturing systems for aircraft manufacturing and...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:00 ET
North American manufacturers embracing friction welding: High-tech friction welding machines like the KUKA RS300 join similar or different metals to manufacture strong, lighter weight components needed by automotive and other manufacturers today. Contact between both metal parts, one stationary and one rotating, heats the surface so they can be fused together under pressure.  (PRNewsFoto/KUKA Systems Corporation North America)

Taking the weight off: North American manufacturers embracing friction welding

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Automotive and other manufacturers have a strong interest in...

May 24, 2013, 11:15 ET
Production workers at KUKA Toledo Production Operations/KTPO gather around the 1,000,000th body-in-white Jeep Wrangler built at the seven-year-old plant in Ohio. The KTPO operation ranks consistently among the most efficient body shops in the North American auto industry - and is part of Chrysler's Toledo Supplier Park.  (PRNewsFoto/KUKA Systems Corporation North America)

One million and counting! KUKA Systems unit KTPO produces milestone Jeep® Wrangler JK car body

TOLEDO, OH and AUGSBURG, Germany, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - The KUKA Systems manufacturing operation in Toledo, Ohio, produced its one...

Apr 19, 2013, 15:00 ET

KUKA Systems becomes Number 1 automotive systems supplier in North America: Acquisition of Utica Companies' plant engineering business

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems Group, one of the world's largest systems integrators, has...

Sep 07, 2012, 14:00 ET

KUKA Systems books major orders as part of record second quarter sales

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI - AUGSBURG, Germany, Sept. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - As part of record second quarter sales, KUKA Systems, the global systems...

Jul 10, 2012, 12:30 ET
Bell Systems has named KUKA Systems North America its supplier partner for developing the production line for the new Bell 525 super medium class helicopter. This will be the second largest production line KUKA Systems has built in the North American aerospace sector.  (PRNewsFoto/KUKA Systems Corporation North America, Bell Helicopter)

KUKA Systems selected as supplier partner for Bell 525 Relentless production line

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI - AUGSBURG, Germany, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Bell Helicopters has named KUKA Systems, the global leader in assembly...

Apr 19, 2012, 12:24 ET
KUKA Systems, a global developer of body shop and other solutions for the auto industry, received a coveted General Motors Supplier of the Year award at a ceremony in March. In China, Shanghai Volkswagen also honored KUKA Systems with its silver award for Commercial Excellence for projects in that country.  (PRNewsFoto/KUKA Systems Corporation North America)

Two auto industry majors honor KUKA Systems for supplier excellence

AUGSBURG, Germany/STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems, a leading global systems integrator and developer of body...

Oct 24, 2011, 12:32 ET

Northrop Grumman names KUKA Systems top tooling supplier

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, and AUGSBURG, GERMANY, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems has earned supplier-of-the-year honors from Northrop...

Sep 13, 2011, 11:00 ET

KUKA Systems launches ground-breaking application systems to build better cars

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems, a world leader in assembly line innovation, has unveiled...

Aug 11, 2011, 15:44 ET

Automation from KUKA Systems helps beverage companies achieve major savings by streamlining distribution

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and Augsburg, Germany, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ - When leading beverage companies want to streamline retail distribution, they...

May 18, 2011, 15:30 ET

Automated assembly lines from KUKA Systems outfit Canada's largest solar panel plant

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI and AUGSBURG, Germany, May 18 /PRNewswire/ - KUKA Systems North America has made a successful entry into the burgeoning...

Sep 07, 2010, 14:58 ET

KUKA Systems unit KTPO produces milestone 500,000th Wrangler body

TOLEDO, OH and AUGSBURG, Germany, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ - The KUKA Systems manufacturing operation in Toledo, Ohio celebrated the production of its...

May 11, 2010, 12:00 ET

GlobalWatt, Inc. chooses KUKA Systems, local Michigan supplier, for the Advanced Liquid Encapsulant line in Saginaw, MI

STERLING HEIGHTS and SAGINAW, MI, May 11 /PRNewswire/ - GlobalWatt, Inc. announced today it has chosen KUKA Systems to be its supplier/equipment...

Nov 09, 2009, 15:32 ET

Order for F-35 fighter assembly line is KUKA Systems North America's largest aerospace contract

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI/AUGSBURG, Germany, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ - A contract from Northrop Grumman Corp worth over $100 million for installation of an...