ON 7th of May 2013 took place on Zaragoza the MOLDEXPO, MATIC and EXPORECICLA exhibitions, related to Mould and Die, automation and robotics and Waste management respectively.

Fundación AITIIP, as MEGAROB Project coordinator entity and dissemination manager, was involved on the Technical conferences of MATIC 2013, “Automation, Industrial and Service Robotics”, invited by the event organizers, Feria de Zaragoza and I3A, Aragón Institute for Engineering Research.


Jose Antonio Dieste, the project coordinator and technical responsible, was in charge of the speech, showing the contents and objectives of the project and explaining the progress made so far, leading at the end to a round of questions from the audience.

Developments till month 6 of the project, resulting from the collaborative work of all participating entities, include by the time being the definition of the specifications to be met throughout the system and the selection of items: robot, crane, laser tracker, high and low level software structure as well as environmental indicators to be kept in mind in the final demonstrator. In addition, Jose Antonio showed the process of force and torque calculation on the robot arm with different manufacturing processes on several materials being carried in Fundación AITIIP for dimensioning the structure and system.