Information Encyclopedia


Information on forthcoming and previous BARA events and those from our Supplier Members.

Press Releases

Latest news and oress releases from BARA members.

Case Studies

Case Studies Resource provided by BARA members (including ABB, Cognex, Delmia, Kawasaki, Metavision and Motoman) highlighting applications of robotics and automation within industry.


BARA newsletters issued every quarter.


Consultants recommended by BARA to assist with different aspects of robotics and automation.

Employment Opportunities

Vacancies within the British Automation and Robotics industry. People with an automation and robotic background who are seeking work.

Intorduction to Industrial Robots

An industrial robot is a re-programmable device designed to both manipulate and transport parts, tools, or specialised manufacturing implements through variable programmed motions for the performance of specific manufacturing tasks.


Statistics on the British and International robotics and automation market.

Machinery & Robotics Safety

Find information on all aspects of machine and robotic safety, including risk assessment, safety systems, safety networks and training at the BARA's Safety Special Interest Group. Visit SIG members websites for further information and to download guides.


To look at careers and training in robotics please click here.

Digital Manufacturing

Digital Manufacturing is the use of computer simulation for the design, testing and programming of automation systems. We have been granted permission to reproduce a recent report on the benefits from the use of these systems here.


Downloadabe application videos provided by our member companies.