Somerset Manufacturers Group: Numatic International Ltd site visit

Date — 
29th January 2019
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Numatic International Ltd, Chard
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Calling all Somerset manufacturers. Curious about cobots? Keen to see what fellow manufacturers are up to? Only 15 spaces are available for this best practice visit to Numatic International Ltd, home of the Henry, Hetty and Harry vacuums, and they're open only to manufacturers with a base in Somerset.

Numatic is the UK’s largest commercial cleaning equipment manufacturer and continues to invest and expand their UK manufacturing facility. Their professional cleaning products are packed full of innovation and are made right here in Somerset! Organised by the Somerset Manufacturers Group, this visit will give you access to fascinating insight from the makers of Henry, Hatty and Henry and a tour of the Numatic factory. Those interested in robotics in manufacturing will pick up on Numatics introduction of cobots and how this has changed their manufacturing processes. 

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The compact scrubber dryer from Numatic featured in the How Machines Work television programme


Proposed Visit Agenda

7.45am Arrival for registration/coffee

8.00am Welcome from SMG

8.15am Welcome to Numatic International Ltd

9.00am Factory Tour

10.00am Return to meeting area: Roundtable Discussion - how can robotics can add value to your business? Prompted by the Numatic tour, round up your thoughts on where robotics can take your business, explore the opportunities for support members of the SMG might need as they consider how robotics and automation could help the development of their businesses.

10.30am Wrap up from SMG, end of visit


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Those interested in robotics will be interested in following up their visit to Numatic with this interactive Intro to Robotics workshop, offered in partnership with the Bristol Robotics Laboratory.

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