Manufacturing: Portland footwear maker Keen Inc. has partnered with Nampa’s House of Design LLC, a robotics engineering company, to explore ways to improve automated footwear manufacturing with the new Uneek Footwear Robot. Oscar Williamson, of House of Design; Rory Fuerst Jr., Keen’s director of innovation; and Shane Dittrich, of House of Design, work on the robotic cell, or control system. The cell is capable of producing a Keen Uneek-brand shoe in half the time of the current production process.
Manufacturing: Portland footwear maker Keen Inc. has partnered with Nampa’s House of Design LLC, a robotics engineering company, to explore ways to improve automated footwear manufacturing with the new Uneek Footwear Robot. Oscar Williamson, of House of Design; Rory Fuerst Jr., Keen’s director of innovation; and Shane Dittrich, of House of Design, work on the robotic cell, or control system. The cell is capable of producing a Keen Uneek-brand shoe in half the time of the current production process. Provided by House of Design
Manufacturing: Portland footwear maker Keen Inc. has partnered with Nampa’s House of Design LLC, a robotics engineering company, to explore ways to improve automated footwear manufacturing with the new Uneek Footwear Robot. Oscar Williamson, of House of Design; Rory Fuerst Jr., Keen’s director of innovation; and Shane Dittrich, of House of Design, work on the robotic cell, or control system. The cell is capable of producing a Keen Uneek-brand shoe in half the time of the current production process. Provided by House of Design

Achievements by Treasure Valley companies: July-August 2016

August 26, 2016 03:57 PM