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Monday, February 06, 2012
In a press conference yesterday, Sapient Automation (Booth 1000) unveiled a new automatic tray height scanning system and redesigned tray configuration in the Viper vertical lift module (VLM). The enhancements provide 50% more storage density, said Ed Romaine, chief marketing officer for Sapient.
Kiva Systems (Booth 2500) announced it has implemented and met the standards for ISO 9001 certification, encompassing the areas of solution design, testing, manufacturing, consulting, services delivery and technology support of software, firmware and hardware.
To round out its line of automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS), Kardex Remstar (Booth 2914) is showcasing the Element vertical lift module and the Megamat RS vertical carousel.
A new automatic guided vehicle (AGV) drive unit, AGV cart tugger and heavy-duty pipe system for constructing structures such as workstations, flowracks, carts and AGVs are on display at Creform’s exhibit (Booth 4705).
Friday, February 03, 2012
The company is building a 108,000 square-foot building, which company officials said will be dedicated to its engineering, customer service, and R&D staffing, and testing facilities.
Thursday, February 02, 2012
There's a lot of talk about manufacturing. But is our work force prepared for the job?
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
Conveyor purchases may be preparing for a pause, according to Modern’s annual survey of conveyor users.
Monday, January 30, 2012
New division includes Matthews Marking, Holjeron, IPTI and Lightning Pick
Friday, January 27, 2012
Dematic, supplier of logistics systems for the factory, warehouse, and distribution center, has announced that it has expanded its network of regional engineering offices to provide increased access and enhanced support to existing and potential users of automated material handling systems in North America.
Posted on 01/27 at 10:31 AM
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Look around and you'll see unprecedented investments in automation