KUKA robot production line

Production of robots

Almost all KUKA robot types are produced on a single 140-meter production line

KUKA LBR iiwa lightweight robot as an assistant in the “CarryPick” application from Swisslog

Human-robot collaboration

The KUKA LBR iiwa lightweight robot as an assistant in the automated storage and picking systems from Swisslog

Robotic system for automatic riveting for aircraft assembly

Automated production and assembly solutions

KUKA Systems developed a robotic system for automatic riveting for aircraft assembly, for example at Boeing

Swisslog as a Member of the KUKA Group

KUKA is a globally active automation company with sales of around 2.1 billion euro and a workforce of about 12,000 worldwide. KUKA offers its customers around the globe automation solutions ranging from components and cells to fully automated systems. The company is one of the world`s leading suppliers in the fields of robotics, automation and systems engineering. KUKA`s technologies set standards the world over. In addition to the headquarters at the production and development site in Augsburg, Bavaria, KUKA is internationally represented with about 100 companies.

KUKA - the global "Automation Powerhouse"

The Automation Powerhouse of the KUKA Group

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In the Robotics division, the focus lies on the core component for automation, the robot. Robotics develops, assembles and sells industrial and service robots together with robot controllers, software and services.

KUKA robot KR Agilus

The Systems division offers its customers customized solutions for automation of production processes. Systems plans and builds automated systems as well as individual production cells and upgrades existing systems.

Arc welding system

Industries is the reliable partner for intelligent, process- and customer-oriented cells and solutions for general industry. From the initial idea up to the production support, customers receive all products and solutions from a single source. With comprehensive automation competence and profound process expertise, KUKA Industries helps its customers to ensure the decisive advantage to compete in the market.

KUKA lightweight robot LBR iiwa as a flexible assistant in the Siemens factory

Through Swisslog, KUKA can access particularly attractive growth markets such as warehouse logistics and the healthcare sector.  Together, the companies form a global, full-service provider of automation solutions relying on the same competitive advantages: quality, innovation and technology. The two companies complement each other extremely well.

Visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel to KUKA

In March 2015, German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited KUKA to discuss Industry 4.0 and the factory of the future.


  • Industry 4.0 brochure 5826831