Hyundai Robotics receives an order for 370 industrial robots

Hyundai Robotics has won what it describes as “a giant deal” from Indonesian automaker Hyundai Motors for industrial robots.

Hyundai Robotics, which was officially launched as a new venture on May 1, 2020, says the order is for 370 industrial robotic arms for the new facility.

Located in the Deltamas industrial complex near Indonesia’s capital Jakarta, Hyundai Motors’ first manufacturing plant in Southeast Asia will be completed in 2022.

The plant will be built on an area of ​​776,000 m², with a manufacturing capacity of up to 250,000 cars. Hyundai Motors expects the plant to become a beachhead for its ASEAN business.

The key automotive market in major ASEAN countries – which includes Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore – is expected to reach around 4.49 million by 2026, from 3.16 million in 2017.

Hyundai Motors’ first manufacturing plant in Southeast Asia to be completed in 2022

That’s why Hyundai Robotics plans to supply around 370 vehicle-making robots and peripherals and carry out turnkey construction, from installation to test drives and more at Hyundai Motors’ new Indonesian factory. by 2022.

To build a smart factory, the new factory in Indonesia will be implemented with advanced technologies such as automatic recognition of car types and specifications, real-time equipment inspection and preventive diagnosis.

Hyundai Robotics won the order after bidding alongside major global companies in Japan, Germany and Switzerland and was able to prove its outstanding technological prowess.

A Hyundai Robotics official said, “We will do our best to make this construction an engine for developing the future by building the new ASEAN market.

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Mavis R. Bernier