Universal Robots Australia

Scott Automation & Robotics are an official distributor of Universals Robots in Australia. This new generation of collaborative robots (or “cobots”) are game changers for smaller manufacturers.

Collaborative Robots offer flexible robot arms providing you with increased production and improved safety.

The Universal Robot arms support Flexible Manufacturing initiatives.  Whether it is adjusting to seasonal lines, or to a variation in co-packing lines, employees can teach the robot new moves as production schedules change.

The portfolio of robots includes the collaborative UR3, UR5 and UR10 robot arms named after their payloads in kilos.

Automate almost anything with Collaborative robots

With the user-friendly robots now being sold in more than 50 countries worldwide and with an average payback period of only 195 days robots are finally affordable for small and mid-sized manufacturers.

Lightweight, small and compact robots

  • Robots have a payload range from 3kg to 10 kg.
  • Requiring only 1sqm, Universal Robots provides flexibility in integrating robots into your production line.
  • Minimal mounting and set up
  • Ideal for a High Mix – Low Volume manufacturing environment or the running of small batch and seasonal productions.

Highly collaborative and safe

  • Ability to work in close proximity to workers without the need for safety guarding (subject to safety risk assessment)

Simple to program

  • Operators with no programming experience can quickly program robotic movements based on logical process steps and using intuitive tools.


  • Initial ownership cost of Robots is low compared to many traditional robots.
  • Additional cost savings come the ease of programming, simplified integration and minimal after sales maintenance.
  • Average Payback on Investment – 195 days


With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth Scott Automation & Robotics have years of experience in robot automation and are an official Australian distributor for Universal Robots. Contact one of our Solution Engineers to discuss a solution to suit your manufacturing facility.


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