The UR16e is the latest edition to the e-series family of cobots from Universal Robots . UR16e combines the high 16 kg payload with a reach of 900 mm and pose repeatability of +/- 0.05 mm. The UR16e is the Cobot we’ve been waiting for, it is ideal for automating tasks such as heavy-duty material handling, heavy-part handling, and machine tending.
The Limerick and Galway stops of our Automation Tour in conjunction with UR were a huge success. A special word of thank to all our technology partners for their support and impressive demonstrations on both days.
Next stops on the tour are Mullingar and Dublin in September!
Universal Robots and Reliance are pleased to announce we will be running workshops nationwide to demonstrate innovative automation solutions.
Our aim is to show you how production efficiencies can be optimised through Universal Robots Cobots and related automation technologies.
At our workshop you will have the unique opportunity to discuss application specific queries in depth with our key automation partners who offer a wealth of experience ranging from different end-effector technologies and tooling.
Even more, you will have the opportunity to program the flexible and user-friendly robots yourself.
Our Roadshows will take place in May (Limerick and Galway) and September (Midlands and Dublin)
These events are free, register below today!
May 28th Limerick Roadshow
May 29th Galway Roadshow
Sept 11th Midlands Roadshow
Sept 12th Dublin Roadshow
Reliance is delighted to announce our new partnership with Soft Robotics Inc. Soft Robotics is an innovative end of arm tooling manufacturing company whose pneumatic gripping system has human hand-like dexterity – meaning it can manipulate items that vary in size, shape & weight!
mGrip allows quick tool builds with limitless configurations and spacing options. Each mGrip kit comes equipped with the components needed to build, validate and install production-ready systems in minutes.
Bondioli & Pavesi are a global leading manufacturer of PTO shafts, PTO spares and agricultural gearboxes.
Contact Reliance today to discuss your power transmission needs!
Visit Reliance and Bondioli at the FTMTA show
We are exhibiting at the FTMTA show in Punchestown. Visit us at stand 218 in Pavilion 2.
On Friday 11th January Tánaiste Simon Coveney, officially opened Reliance Limerick Ballysimon.
The morning also marked the distribution partnership between Reliance and Universal Robots. A UR arm collaborated with Mr Coveney cutting the ribbon in front of a gathering of Reliance customers, Politicians, Limerick sporting heroes and media.
Below are links to some of the media coverage of the event
Great opening in Limerick this morning of the new Reliance facility and a recognition of the new Reliance/Universal Robotics partnership. pic.twitter.com/lBNANtMA2y
— Simon Coveney (@simoncoveney) January 11, 2019
We are delighted Tánaiste Simon Coveney will officiate the opening of our new Limerick premises in Ballysimon on Friday 11th January at 11.30am followed by a unique demonstration by Universal Robots.
Reliance have been appointed as an authorised distributor for Universal Robots.
Universal Robots is the world’s number 1 manufacturer of collaborative robots.
Universal Robots develop and manufacture easy-to-use 6-axis industrial robotic arms suitable for businesses of every size.
UR cobots are cost-effective, flexible, safe, and easy-to-use delivering a speedy return on investment.
Click here for details on UR e-series collaborative robots
RELIANCE Limerick is moving to serve you better than ever! Our new premises opens for business Monday 10th September.
*Carrying a wider range of stock
*Easy to get to – located just around the corner from the NCT centre
Our New premises will be located at;
Unit 1 Eastway Bus. Park,
Ballysimon Road, V94 DW74
(opposite Finucanes Electrical & Beside Rexel)
GDPR is in force from 25th May 2018 – see our PRIVACY NOTICE. Reliance is GDPR ready and fully compliant.
Reliance recently upgraded our building signage for both Dublin and Cork branches. We hope you like our new look!
We have updated our Terms & Conditions. You can download a copy of our new Terms and Conditions in the link below
Whatever the weather Reliance have been providing technical solutions since 1925!
Reliance now stock a range of two phase and three phase Lovato Soft Starters.
The new Lovato ADXL series is equipped with a backlit LCD icon display and NFC connectivity for quick and easy configuration, even from smartphones and tablets.
The 2 phase ADXL series are ideal for simple “plug and play” applications and also for applications that demand high-performance in terms of control and protection during motor start-up and operation.
The 3 phase ADX series meets heavy duty requirements, used to start and gradually stop three-phase asynchronous squirrel-cage motors.
This complements our existing stock range of DOL starters, contactors and thermal overloads. Learn more about Lovato soft starters here
Customer Open Day
Reliance recently held a Customer Open Day in our Cork facility.
Customers were invited to visit us at Little Island to see the extensive range of products that is stocked and in particular the view the newer technologies Reliance specialises in.
Many of our key supply partners were also there on the day to demonstrate our core product offerings and latest technologies from energy efficient pneumatic solutions to next generation automation and Robotics!
Reliance have been appointed as an authorised distributor of SMC Pneumatic products.
SMC is the world market leader in the manufacture of pneumatic components.
Reliance now stock a range of actuators, valves, fittings, tubing and flow controls in our Cork, Dublin and Limerick branches. Ex stock items can be sourced at short lead times.
- Reliance now offer a range of Premium Stephan Industrial Geared Motors from our Dublin branch.
- Gearboxes can be assembled from stock at short notice.
- This is in addition to having an assembly centre for Radicon Industrial Geared Motors in our Cork Branch.
- Both Radicon and Premium Stephan are interchangeable with all major brands on the market. Allowing for easy replacement of existing geared motors.
- Both brands utilise standard IEC motors to allow for a dry fit between motor and gearbox and flexibility with motor options.
Premium Stephan Bevel Helical, Helical Inline and Helical Parallel Shaft gearboxes can be assembled from Dublin at short notice.
BARE-Co PTO Guards have won an EIMA Mention Award at the EIMA 2016 Agricultural Exhibition in Bologna!
The award recognises machinery that show an original improvement compared to machinery already manufactured or patented, both as a whole and in one or more essential elements to their design.
We are delighted that BARE-Co continues to impress with its unique and patented PTO Guard that makes conducting maintenance on a PTO shaft very quick, easy and safe.
Reliance Automation is proud to add SMAC, The World’s Largest Manufacturer of Moving Coil Actuators to our range of Automation solutions.
SMAC actuators offer many unique features including complete control of position, acceleration, velocity and force for each and every movement in cycle times that are too fast to see.
SMAC offers a wide range of programmable electric actuators based on Moving Coil linear servo motors.
All SMAC actuators are fully programmable permitting the user to exert complete control over
- Force,( up to 300N )
- Acceleration, ( up to 50G )
- Position,( sub micron repeatability )
Ideal for implementation in industries where SMAC’s patented ‘Soft-Land’ procedure allows the actuator to both measure and manipulate very delicate and high value components with ease.
Reliance is proud to be part of Diarmuid Gavin’s team to design & supply the mechanical movement elements of his unique & awe inspiring garden at this years Chelsea Flower Show.
Diarmuid Gavin’s remarkable garden features pop-up flower beds, twirling bay trees, a hidden sundial that reveals itself every 15 minutes and a rotating herb bed
Inspired by the drawings of cartoonist Heath Robinson, the Harrods British Eccentrics garden, Diarmuid says he mixed traditional themes with “a little bit of madness”. Adding that, Behind the magic “There are motors, upon motors, upon motors.”
New Automation brochure now available
Reliance is a leading Automation Technology Solutions provider representing a comprehensive range of mechanical and electrical components dedicated to the demands of Irish automation sector.
Our experienced automation engineers are on hand to advise on a wide range of global leading technologies. We can help specify the latest innovative products from such leading edge automation manufacturers as IAI, NACHI and THK as well as many more. We specialise in helping our customers from design stage right through to commissioning.
Contact us today to experience how Reliance Automation can assist you with all your automation requirements
Join Reliance at the National Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition on the 26th of January 2016 to hear from an impressive line-up of manufacturing leaders, academics and government agencies who will engage in a stimulating blend of key note addresses and debates.
We are very pleased to invite you to visit us at stand 36 and see the Worlds Fastest Small Industrial Robot for the very first time in Ireland.
For limited time free entry to the exhibition register here or contact your Reliance representative.
Reliance is pleased to announce we have been appointed as the main distributor for Dunlop BTL in Ireland, allowing us to provide a much wider range of quality Power Transmission products at very competitive price levels.
Please contact us today for more details!
Dunlop BTL Transmission Range
- V Belts, Timing Belt and Polly Vee Pulleys
- Shaft Couplings
- Taperlock Bushes & Locking Devices
- Weld on and Bolt on Hubs
- Tensioners & Idlers
- V Link Belting
Dunlop BTL Linkages Range
- Male Rod Ends
- Female Rod Ends
- Spherical Plain Bearings
- Ball Joints
- Ball Studs
- Clevis Joints
Reliance is a stockist of Fuchs Lube Cube. The Lube Cube offers an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional 20 litre plastic containers
The Lube Cube is easy to handle, easy to use, easy to store. Using the Fuchs Lube Cube you will easily achieve savings by reducing disposal costs and reducing spills and waste.
- Environmentally friendly -100% recyclable cardboard
- Reduced disposal costs – eliminates need for plastic containers
- Space efficient – easily stackable, cubes are 52% more space efficient compared to plastic containers.
- Improved carbon footprint -manufactured from 98% recyclable materials
- Efficient use of transport -reducing your carbon footprint
- Easy to use – anti-glug taps dispense the product when required and eliminate spills and waste
Stock is available in any of our 3 branches, contact us today for further information!
Reliance is delighted to be an official distribution partner of Nachi Robots in Ireland. Nachi-Fujikoshi are the established world leader manufacturer of industrial robotics.
Nachi Robots are the world’s fastest, lightest 6-Axis robots, with incredible accuracy and reliability.
Reliance has trained Nachi Engineers to assist with specifying, installing and programming a Nachi solution for your specific requirement.
Whatever your automation task, Nachi has a robot to suit:
• Picking Robots
• Packaging/Casing Robots
• Sealing Robots
• Machine Loading Robots
• Assembling Robots
• Deburring Robots
• Finishing Robots
• Inspection Robots
• Palletising Robots
• Vision System Robots
• Welding Robots
Contact us today for more information on Nachi Robots
The Reliance Limerick branch sponsored the club singles in Munster club of the year Ballyneety Golf Club on the weekend of 9-10th May 2015 in very testing conditions. The competition saw 200 entrants competing over the 2 days, the eventual winner was 8 handicapper Mr. Gary Leslie with 41 points just pipping Mr. Michael Butler on a back nine count back.
Well done to all who competed in such trying conditions and the best of luck to all for the rest of the season.
Irish Milling has traditionally encountered lubrication problems due to the extreme manufacturing conditions that are prevalent in Mills throughout Ireland.
Fuchs tested their Renolit EPX2 High temperature, Extreme Pressure lithium based grease and have found it to be a superior performer to all other brands previously used.
Fuchs is now proud to announce their Renolit EPX2 Grease is the No. 1 choice for the milling sector in Ireland.
At the 2014 Ploughing Championships Doreen was the fastest person to unclip a BARE-Co PTO Guard from a PTO shaft and reassemble it again. Doreen completed the task in just under 16 seconds as she beat stiff competition from hundreds of farmers at the 2014 Ploughing Champs in Athy. Doreen demonstrated to all farmers just how easy it is to conduct PTO maintenance with BARE-Co PTO Guards while at the same time ensuring maximum safety is maintained. Traditionally Farmettes may have been discouraged from conducting the ever necessary PTO Maintenance however Doreen has shown this should not be the case with BARE-Co PTO Guards.
Well Done Doreen from everyone at BARE-Co and Best of Luck for the 2015 Challenge!
As a distributor of Molykote in Ireland, we supply the most complete range of Molykote High
Performance Industrial Lubricants.
Molykote High Performance Lubricants from Dow Corning help reduce friction and wear,
extend lubrication time and reduce maintenance and replacement costs in applications that would
defeat conventional oils and greases. Formulated to withstand the rigors of heavy loads, dirty, dusty
or chemically harsh environments, temperature and speed extremes, Molykote lubricants are also
ideal for normal service lubrication.
• Bearing Greases
• Thread Pastes
• Chain Lubrication
• Cleaners & Protecting Agents
• Assembly Pastes
• Anti-Stick & General Purpose Lubricants
• Semi & Synthetic Greases
• Silicone Compounds
• Food and Non-Food Approved
• Gear Compression
• Hydraulic Oils
• Dry Film Lubricants
Reliance will be exhibiting at the Millstreet Farm Machinery Show 2014 on the 22nd and 23rd of January.
The show takes place in the Green Glens Arena. Reliance will be exhibiting PTO shafts, PTO safety covers and Lanoprotect at the show. We would be delighted if you popped by our stand (Hall 3, stand H316).
Reliance wish to confirm the following label updates has been made to all our Driveline PTO stock.
1. Manufacturer name and address on each shaft.
2. An updated label placed on each shaft.
3. Manufacturer’s Certificate of Conformity placed with each shaft.
Reliance would also like to confirm all our Driveline PTO stock is now updated and fully compliant as per HSA requirements, Machinery Directives EN12965 and EN 5674.
We would like for our customers to make contact with us if you have any unsold
Driveline PTO shafts in your premises and we will arrange to come on site to update the labeling for you.
We would also like to reiterate the label issues raised in recent times in no way undermines the quality or safety of Driveline PTO shafts and do wish to re-iterate all Driveline that they are fully mechanically compliant.
Recent Farmers Journal articles has highlighted some brands of PTO shafts being sold on the Irish Market may be not be CE compliant and may even be illegal. We wish to confirm all PTO shafts Reliance represent and distribute meet with the appropriate EU legislation and have passed all safety tests. We wish to acknowledge the labeling on our Driveline PTO shaft does require an update and will be working closely with the HSA this week to ensure the information on the label will satisfy all requirements. Please click on the following link to view our clarification letter (https://www.reliancebearing.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/reliance-letter.pdf)
To view our Driveline Certificate of Conformance please click on the following link (https://www.reliancebearing.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Driveline-CE-Certificate.pdf)
Reliance are now distributors for MLS fuel purifiers. The MLS Fuel Purifier (FP) will remove water and solid particulates from even the dirtiest, most contaminated fuel. Keeping your diesel fuel free from water and other contamination is fundamental to ensuring the life of the engine on your equipment.
Reliance will be exhibiting our range of Agricultural Saftey Equipment at The National Ploughing Championships in New Ross, which will be held from the 25th to the 27th of September. You will be able to find us at the HSA Stand.
Reliance are delighted to now be an official distributor of Tsubaki chains in Ireland.Tsubaki’s main products are industrial drive chains, attachment chains and large size conveyor chains. Related products such as cam clutches, sprockets, shaft couplings, safety devices, toothed belts & pulleys compliment the program.
The new Reliance Agripack for 2012 is now out. Please contact your nearest branch for a copy.
Just to let all customers know that there is only a couple of weeks left in our 2011 Agripack so please hurry up to avail of the many great offers included in it!
Reliance are delighted to be a new Loctite Irish agent. The preferred global brands for high-performance adhesive, sealant and surface treatment solutions in industrial manufacturing and maintenance. Loctite, Teroson and Bonderite are known all over the world for proven high reliability and performance
Reliance will be exhibiting both the Bare-Co (standard and wide angle) PTO Guards and the Access Protect. We will be at stand 105, and will be exhibiting these products from 10am til 9pm on Tuesday and Wednesday next week (7th and 8th February). We really look forward to seeing you there!
Reliance will be exhibiting at LAMMA 2012, which will take place in Newark, Nottingham this Wednesday and Thursday (18th and 19th February). We will be exhibiting the Bare-Co PTO Guards, both standard and wide angle, and also the brand new Access Protect safety device. So come and visit our stand 142 in hall number 1. You can see for yourself how easy these devices are to use!
The Bare-Co PTO Guards were a huge hit at the Ploughing Champs last month. This was epitomised by Simon Coveney spending some time at our exhibition area and also the RTE news airing a brief demo of the guard on the 6 0′ clock news.
Also, there is big news in relation to the Bare-Co Wide Angle PTO Guards as we will have them in stock in early 2012. There is huge anticipation for these guards as they will increase farm safety dramatically.
Reliance and Bare-Co will be exhibiting at the Ploughing Champs in Athy this year (20th to 22nd September) at the H.S.A. stand in the Farm Safety Village. We will have a demonstration, and loads of information about the Bare-Co products. Also, it will be the first chance to see the new Bare-Co Wide Angle PTO Safety Guard. We really look forward to seeing you at our stand!!
Have a listen to last Saturdays Countrywide programme on RTE Radio 1 where the hot topic is farm safety and a mention for Reliance and the Bare-Co PTO Safety Covers (go to about 36 minutes and listen from there!). Just click on the link below:
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Please click on the link below to listen to the recent Reliance interview on RTE radios Countrywide programme.
Our very own Gerry Murphy and George Egan speak about farm safety and how our new line of PTO safety covers will benefit farms nationwide. Reliance also have a stand (216) at the upcoming FTMTA show on in the Punchestown Convention centre from the 10th until the 12th of February 2011.
Reliance are delighted to announce their new association with Bare-Co.
An innovative PTO safety cover, which will be launched at the FTMTA Machinery show in Punchestown on 10th, 11th and 12th of February. Bare-Co patent lever release shaft guard allows guards to be pulled back to facilitate safe engagement of PTO shaft yokes and regular joint maintenance. Supplied complete with all bearings.
Just two part numbers cover virtually every brand of shaft sold in Europe.
Reliance are delighted to announce their new association with Ambersil.
The Ambersil range includes lubricants, corrosion inhibitors, metal cutting fluids, inspection and detection products, welding aids and the most comprehensive range of industrial cleaners available anywhere. Ambersil has grown to become a ‘true single source supply’ for industrial aerosols and chemicals for engineers and maintenance professionals who require exceptional product quality and performance, whilst maximising value for money. The Ambersil brand is going from strength-to-strength with unsurpassed research, development, and manufacturing resources.
We hope you enjoy our new website and we are planning on updating it and adding to it over time
The group is focused on producing all varieties of standard roller chains and special chains, such as conveyor chain, stainless steel chain, agricultural chain and has not just sold its products all over china, but also sold more than 65% products to oversees, including Europe, America, South-east Asia, and it also has set up several storage logistics in Europe. With Donghua brand registered in more than 70 countries such America , UK , Japan and so on, it has partners among world top enterprises, such as JOHNDEERE, NEW HOLLAND, CLAAS, HONDA, KUBOTA, YANMAR, etc.
Woolube Lanolin products have been designed by nature and rigorously tested for centuries. Lanolin, a unique natural substance derived from the greasy coating on raw wool, is an all-natural, highly effective substance which acts as a moisture barrier and lubricant. This natural, non-toxic product has virtually limitless applications in the modern boating industry and endless uses on farm machinery and irrigation equipment, in metal fabrication, for motor vehicle component protection, trailers, leather, sporting equipment, as a welding anti-spatter agent and for a multitude of household chores. Common uses for woolube include chains, hinges and outboard motors but the uses are endless. Woolube is available in lanolin greases, sprays, concrete products and ezicut cutting fluid.
To see the Woolube website please click here.
To see a Woolube video please click here.
As a specialist in high-quality replacement parts for all brands, GRANIT provide agricultural machinery specialist dealers throughout Europe with top service and top products. GRANIT is a wholesaler that gives you a competitive edge by providing you with replacement parts at low prices. GRANIT supplies replacement parts, accessories and components for agricultural machinery which includes such brands as FAG, HELLA and PERKINS. GRANIT offers a repair service for pumps and alternators. Also, GRANIT allows Reliance to offer customers an additional 4.5 million agricultural items.
To see the Granit parts website please click here.
Reliance is delighted to announce that we now stock a comprehensive range of Regatta corporate wear. Regatta is a market leader in outdoor clothing, manufactured to extremely high standards at very competitive prices.
The lining in the range of clothing can be easily removed allowing for embroidery to be stitched on in a clean and professional manner. This service is also available from Reliance at very competitive prices.
Regatta Outdoor clothing and Corporate wear is a great addition to the Reliance offering and we are pleased that our customers will now benefit even further by being able to consolidate shipments and offer yet another quality product range to their customers in turn.
To see the Regatta website please click here.