Metal industry Loading/Unloading

Loading and unloading of machine tools

Our experience in machine tool loading/unloading lets us work with manufacturers and system integrators to design industrial robots for applications on all machine types: single, twin and multi-spindle lathes, rotary/linear transfer machines, machining/tapping centers, and grinding, honing, boring, cutting as well as superfinishing machines.


  • IP65-rated, completely enclosed structure
    Ability to work in difficult environments (oils, chips, etc.)
  • Compact arm
    Small footprint
  • Take up very little space
    Operators are free to work without hindrance
  • Wrist joint adapted to machine tool applications
    No chip build-up on wrist
  • High repeatability levels
    Better quality
  • High speed
    Improved productivity
  • Push for proper part positioning or pull for press unloading using joint releases
    Perfect part loading
  • Flexibility
    Suitable for short runs (100 parts or more)
  • Simplified programming
    User friendliness


Success stories
Maching tending at Strausak
Honing in on autonomy (Strausak)

Strausak delivers more than 500 grinders a year to customers worldwide. The Stäubli TX60L 6-axis robot is compact, easy to use and performs loading and unloading operations with precision and flexibility.

Maching tending at Obut
A high-performance robotics solution (Obut)

La Boule Obut, the biggest name in petanque since 1955, turns to Stäubli Robotics for industrial robots to automate and carry out its quality control processes.