Advanced Assembly

Assembly is the general term for applications that assemble and inspect the fundamental parts to form a final product or sub-component. Industry is increasingly seeking to automate complex manual assembly tasks in order to improve manufacturing flexibility, speed and quality, while also reducing costs.

The HVM Catapult brings together advanced technologies such as robotics, augmented reality and large volume metrology to develop innovative, integrated systems that ensure complex structures are assembled perfectly, first time and every time. The HVM Catapult is home to the process knowledge and modelling expertise to support industry optimise assembly processes across a number of sectors and for a range of parts. Not only parts for sectors such as aerospace and automotive but the HVM Catapult offers expertise in the area of battery assembly and assembly of electronic circuits.