Kuka Roboter awards Nexans robotic-cables contract

Cable manufacturer Nexans has been awarded a €1.6m (£1.4m) contract by robot producer Kuka Roboter to supply its specialised Motionline robotic cables for use in the construction of 3D industrial robots.

A wide range of Motionline cables will be used by Kuka in a variety of applications, including welding and assembly robots used across all stages of automotive production, as well as machine tending, processing, production-line pick and place and palletising applications.