As a big believer in using all the benefits of a .ie domain, we would like to share a story about one of our favourite clients: Cobots.ie, writes Natalie Cooke.

Cobots.ie was launched in December 2018 by Dan Buckley and his brother Martin Buckley. They realised that there was huge scope for provision of Collaborative Robots (Cobots) in the Irish market. Cobots or Collaborative Robots were created so that man and robot could work and interact together harmoniously, side by side in a shared workplace, complimenting and collaborating so each can do what it does best. Cobots take on the dull, dirty or dangerous tasks, leaving workers free to get on with other activities, including managing the cobots themselves.

Manufacturing companies that implement Cobots report strong and impressive ROI’s and an increase in employee workplace satisfaction as their jobs are not so repetitive or strenuous and many have been engaged in more exciting roles. In contrast, industrial Robots are designed to operate autonomously or with limited guidance and usually in a caged area for safety reasons. The Buckley brothers pioneered the use of collaborative robots in Ireland some years ago, forming a partnership with the global leader and creator of Cobots: Universal Robots. Read complete article