Okuma America Corporation recently announced that ABB has joined Partners in THINC. ABB, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, operates in 53 countries and in more than 100 locations globally. ABB manufactures and supplies robots, robot software, peripheral equipment, process equipment, modular manufacturing cells and service tasks such as welding, handling, assembling and finishing just to name a few. Their target industries include automotive, energy, pharmaceutical, and food and beverage applications. “ABB’s technical expertise makes them a great addition to Partners in THINC as we strive to bring manufacturing solutions to companies across the country.” says Jeff Estes, director of Partners in THINC. As an established organization, ABB is committed to provide manufacturers with improved productivity, product quality and worker safety. Demonstrations will be available in early 2013 at the Okuma Tech Center in Houston.