AUTOMATION

 

Marriage / Powertrain - new fully automatic assembly system

At the BMW Group plant Dingolfing, the marriage line has been replaced by a new, innovative and extremely flexible assembly system. Read more...

Weisswurst meets green tire at TIRE EXPO 2017

SAR Group exhibited two automated cells at the Tire Expo in Hannover. Both based on the same technology, but they couldn't be more different. Read more...

SAR Environmental technology also successful in geothermal systems sector

SAR will in future also be offering its entire product and service range in geothermal energy sector. Read more...

Smart Automation by SAR at the AUTOMATICA 2016

In June SAR presented interesting robot cells on the topic "Smart Automation" at the Automatica in Munich. Read more...

Modernization of hatch dryer at automotive manufacturer

Body shop standard extended to process engineering applications for the first time in the TIA Portal. Read more...

SAR Solutions for the Tire Industry

An overview of the Tire Expo 2016 in Hannover.
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Major Power Station Project in Plymouth Completed Successfully

This included the entire electrical, instrumentation and control technology, but even more than the usual scope - starting from lighting all the way to telecommunication. Read more...

A step towards industry 4.0 - CNC program implemented directly by robot

SAR implements Sinumerik controlled robot cell at Siemens Process Industries and Drives in Nuremberg. Read more...

First SAR-Test Stand for Premium Vehicles at Audi Neckarsulm

SAR test stands are already widely used by many renowned automobile manufacturers. Read more...

Flexible Assembly Lines for the Front and Rear Ends of the new X5 and X6

The existing bodyshell line at the BMW works in Spartanburg has had to be modified for production of the latest versions of the BMW X5and X6. Read more...

Compact High-Performance Dispensing Cell for Valve Assemblies

Co-engineered for success by taking into account the latest application technologies, automation and our customers. Read more...

SAR supplies control system for world's largest CDP-dryer

The increased usage of new materials in automotive production brings with it a particular challenge in terms of dryer design. Read more...

SAR provides control technology for biogas plants in England and Kenya

Two plants in England are already in operation and one plant in Kenya is put into service, more plants are planned. Read more...

The new SNCR control system by SAR

Counter the tightening of the NOx limit values for thermal waste and biomass power plants with our SNCR control system for flue gas cleaning systems. Read more...

A head start in know-how for the new generation Siemens controllers

SAR involved in the introduction of the TIA portal into BMW Group Production.
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SAR at AUTOMATICA 2014 in Munich

Automation for Industry 4.0, innovative robotics, e-mobility and lightweight construction were this year's key aspects at the SAR booth. Read more...

SAR Environmental Technology at IFAT in Munich

3,081 exhibitors from 59 countries and more than 135,000 visitors make the IFAT world's most important trade fair for environmental technology. Read more...

Hybrid solution for off-grid power supply

SAR Green Energy offers a hybrid solution for off-grid power supply in remote locations. Read more...

Mobile head-up display tester for prototype development or pre-production

SAR Test and Measuring Technologies offers HUD testing as a service.
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Fine sealing at VW in Hanover

The production of the new Volkswagen Amarok and Porsche Panamera in Hanover was automated in two steps. Read more...

Certified expertise in the renewable energy sector

SAR has been certified to upgrade photovoltaic inverters SIEMENS SINVERT PVM. Read more...

Continuing success of the SAR-FLR combustion control system

SAR-FLR convinces three of four plants in Hamburg, is in use at Sweden's west coast and for the first time in the UK. Read more...

Sprayable insulation for VW in Wolfsburg

CO2 reduction and improved acoustics at pilot project in Europe's largest paint shop. Read more...

Impressions of the SAR open day

Some pictures of our "open week-end" in October.
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SAR acquires an interest in TECCAD

SAR has acquired a substantial interest in TECCAD engineering GmbH.
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SAR Environmental Technology at Power-Gen Europe 2012 in Cologne

Focus on the booth were innovations in SAR's business activities like f.e. SNCR flue gas cleaning, the provision of SIL ratings, certificates and consultations. Read more...

Used robots and spot welding guns

SAR offers refurbished KUKA industrial robots KR2000 series and Düring spot welding guns incl. BOSCH welding timers.

SCC certification helps make our customers' operations trouble-free

At the start of June, employees from SAR Environmental Technology completed an SCC programme (Safety Certificate Contractors). Read more...

SAR awarded A-Supplier status by Continental

Continental recognized the outstanding service provided by SAR during the delivery of systems used in the production of tires. Read more...

Power and Electricity 2012 - SAR at the Energy Exposition in South Africa

SAR took part in the Power & Electricity World African Exposition, one of the largest and most important energy trade expositions in Africa. Read more...

Successful debut for SAR at the Tire Expo 2012 in Cologne

The Tire Technology Expo is Europe's leading international exhibition and conference for tire design and manufacturing. Read more...

Automation of the production of highly complex plastic components
for injection molding

SAR automates injection molding processes for Borscheid+Wenig. Read more...

SAR SA builds Solar Array to stabilize power supply in Swaziland

SAR South Africa builds a solar array to stabilize and secure the power supply for Bulembu, a charity project in Swaziland. Read more...

Filtration plant for power station cooling in Saudi Arabia

SAR UK installed a filtration plant for Ovivo UK Ltd. in Saudi Arabia.
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Solar Array in South Carolina is in operation

A solar array for Itron in West Union, South Carolina (USA) went into operation.
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Robot measurement cell in operation

The new robot measurement cell at the BMW plant in Dingolfing is able to acquire and measure complete vehicles with high accuracy. Read more...

SAR-UBS/GAD at VW

The SAR flat-stream application - an automatic joint, bead and area sealing system is in action in the VW factory in Wolfsburg. Read more...

Strong order book in the photovoltaics field

SAR is building new PV plants in Italy, South Africa and the USA. Read more...

A-arm production automation at Georg Fischer in Friedrichshafen

SAR, as turnkey supplier, delivered a conveying and handling system for the automation of a cast parts production line. Read more...

New fork lift calling system for an automotive manufacturer

SAR has commissioned a new fork lift calling system in the press shop of the BMW factory in Dingolfing. Read more...

Cockpit testing cell for Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls in Lüneburg utilizes ten Ethernet cameras to test up to 50 specifications in three variants of a passenger vehicle cockpit. Read more...

SAR - occupational health and safety successfully certified

SAR occupational health and safety management system was certified successfully in May, by DEKRA Stuttgart. Read more...

Sun-TV - soccer worldcup without public grid

Television utilizing power from the sun in remote areas.
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Television utilizing power from the sun in remote areas

SAR was represented as an exhibitor at the international energy fair Power & Electricity World Africa 2010. Read more...

SAR - Premium partner of ACRON

SAR is premium partner of ACRON, a software for analyzing and archiving data of automated systems. Read more...

40th SAR combustion control system goes online in Switzerland

The beginning of February 2010 marked the start up of the 40th implementation of a SAR-FLR combustion control system. Read more...

Research and development for climate protection

SAR is a project partner in a European research project with the goal of reducing CO2 emissions of thermal waste utilization.
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First photovoltaic project in South Africa

SAR will supply luxury chalets in a private game reserve in South Africa with clean energy. Read more...

Optical characteristics test inside the vehicle

SAR offers reliable, praxis proven test systems for head-up displays. Read more...

New photovoltaic project in the USA

The co-operation of SAR with Terrafix is showing the first positive results in the US market, in Gainsville in Florida, to be more exact. Read more...

Bodyshop Z4 at BMW Regensburg

SAR received the order to supply the complete electrics including robot programming for the BMW Z4 in the bodyshop plant 6.11 in Regensburg. Read more...

New I&C and control technology for sewage sludge incineration Munich North

Reconstruction within 12 days for more efficient maintenance and fault finding.
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Flexiline at BMW Regensburg - Flexibility in production

The final coat line "Flexiline" at BMW Regensburg ensures flexibility in production.
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INTRAC: Implementation of a continuous MES system at the BMW dashboard manufacturing

SAR developed a complete MES-system for BMW Landshut and BMW Dingolfing at the dashboard and leather skin production facilities. Read more...

Automation of under body protection at BMW Regensburg

SAR automated the under body protection line at BMW Regensburg as the turnkey supplier. Read more...

Relocation and re-engineering of the 6-series production line at BMW Dingolfing

The main framing lines of the 6- and 7- series at BMW Plant 2.4 in Dingolfing were re-engineered and relocated by SAR with partner FFT EDAG in record time. Read more...

99% identification of parts by lasermarking

SAR achieves a nearly perfect identification rate of 99% compared to regular needle marking systems. Read more...

Weld Gun Test Stand for BMW South Africa

BMW SA required a test station to verify the functionality of all spot welding guns leaving the Maintenance Work Shop. Read more...

Non-destructive material testing at ZF Friedrichshafen

SAR received an order from ZF Friedrichshafen for a test stand for the quality control of synchronising discs. Read more...

Andon light control system for Volvo USA - world's largest amount of HCS fiber cable installed

SAR USA installed production PLCs for two production lines at Volvo CE in Asheville/USA using the world's largest amount of HCS fiber cable. Read more...
 

Final acceptance - Paper manufacturer Palm in Eltmann

In March 2007 the first project kicked off in scope power industry were SAR supplied the complete electrical, process and control systems. Read more...

SAR UK completes first project

The new branch SAR UK Ltd. as general contractor to MINI in Oxford, supplied and commissioned a complete new second seam seal line. Read more...

SAR receives accolade in the field of Process Control

SAR certified as a Siemens "System Partner Specialist". The number of Siemens Partners that have received this award is limited to 40 companies worldwide. Read more...

Drag chain conveyor for Volvo USA

SAR USA in collaboration with company Stotz installed a drag chain conveyor at Volvo in North Carolina. Read more...

Automatic release agent application at a tyre manufacturer

SAR commissioned a process that applies release agent for a tyre manufacturer. Read more...