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New Robotics Technology Expected to Save Carmakers Time and Money

New Robotics Technology Expected to Save Carmakers Time and Money

GWANGJU, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean researchers have developed a robotic arm that can automatically finish molding processes, which are usually completed manually. A research team from the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) said Wednesday that it has succeeded in increasing the joint rigidity of robots with a special design. In [...]

Rising Costs Fueling Concerns Among Carmakers in S. Korea

Rising Costs Fueling Concerns Among Carmakers in S. Korea

SEOUL, Feb. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Rising costs have become a growing source of concern for carmakers operating in South Korea, with GM Korea Co. now eyeing financial assistance from the government here, an association said Monday. Carmakers in the country generally have lower hourly vehicle production rates than rivals in Japan and the United [...]