Automation

By Bob Trebilcock · March 30, 2015
Conveyors, shuttles and robots were on display, but as with last year's Modex, software is where the action is in today’s materials handling industry.
<p>Chad Uplinger, GM of specialty markets for EnerSys, with a NexSys battery system installed in a sample burden carrier at the EnerSys booth.</p> By Roberto Michel · March 25, 2015
EnerSys (Booth 603) highlighted its NexSys battery and charger system for burden carriers, stock chasers, floor care and cleaning machines, automatic guided vehicles and other industrial utility vehicles.
<p>Bob Hosier, senior vice president of design engineering for Numina Group.</p>

By Josh Bond · March 24, 2015
At a press conference Tuesday afternoon, Numina Group (Booth 4709) and Ferretto Group demonstrated a vertical lift module (VLM) with integrated voice picking technologies.
By Sara Pearson Specter · March 24, 2015
Automated vertical storage solutions company Modula US (Booth 1026) announced a $6 million investment in manufacturing at its Lewiston, Maine, facility in a press conference on Tuesday.
By MMH Staff · March 24, 2015
Regal Power Transmission Solutions (Booth 968) is introducing a new turnkey retrofit program that transforms live-roller conveyor for sustainable, high-uptime performance.
By Roberto Michel · March 24, 2015
In a press conference on Tuesday, SI Systems (Booth 178) introduced its new VWare warehouse software suite that integrates warehouse execution, management and control functionality.
<p>Chris Cole, CEO, Intelligrated, and the OLS shuttle system.</p>

By Josh Bond · March 24, 2015
At a press conference Tuesday morning, Intelligrated (Booth 2903) showcased a series of solutions to optimize order fulfillment processes for e-commerce and omni-channel fulfillment operations.
<p>Matt Aprea, director of product management for first-time exhibitor Harvest Automation</p> By Josh Bond · March 24, 2015
Harvest Automation's OmniVeyor TM-100 is a mobile autonomous robot system for distribution and fulfillment that increases worker productivity and lowers order fulfillment costs.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Moving through angles of -30 degrees/+30 degrees, the new articulating conveyor extension from Caljan (Booth 5336) not only reduces the risk of injury significantly — it improves efficiency.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Egemin Automation (Booth 2359) has unveiled a new automated vehicle that is a small yet robust and designed to handle standard-sized loads at higher capacities than the AGCs (automatic guided carts) currently on the market: The E’gv Compact.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Retrotech (Booth 1041) has introduced the newest line of its PTS, a shuttle-based automated storage and retrieval (ASR) system specifically designed for the severe environments found in freezer warehouses.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz (Booth 5521) is making its North American debut at ProMat 2015 with a focus on automating e-commerce fulfillment centers.
By MMH Staff · March 23, 2015
Acquisition to enhance warehouse execution system offerings for wine and spirits industry.
<p>John Baysore, CEO of Dematic North America</p> By Josh Bond · March 23, 2015
At a press conference on Monday, Dematic (Booth 1203) featured a range of solutions for factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The new suite, powered by performance-optimizing software, encompasses receiving, storage, order fulfillment, buffer staging, packing and palletizing.
<p>Mark Dickinson, executive sales manager.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · March 23, 2015
In its automated systems and materials handling solutions exhibit, SSI Schaefer Systems International (Booth 2303) is showcasing the Navette scalable, multi-level shuttle.

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