The Existing Agv System Will Be Replaced In Stages To Expand System Capability And Increase Throughput
The replacement of the 32-vehicle E’gv® (Egemin Automated Guided Vehicle) system currently operating at the facility of a major US beverage & bottling company will be completed in stages, with the first ten vehicles being installed in late 2015.
Egemin’s Replacement E’gv® System To Provide Greater Functionality For A Major Us Beverage Company
The redesign will allow the new fleet to perform additional functions, such as load stacking. The system will utilize an automatic battery exchanger (ABEX) and the new vehicles will operate alongside the existing fleet until the older vehicles are decommissioned.
About Dematic Egemin
Dematic Egemin (formerly Egemin Automation) manufactures, implements and services mobile automation solutions that improve warehouse, production and distribution center processes to optimize the supply chain. Product solutions include Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs) and in-floor towing solutions. Dematic Egemin comprises the Mobile Automation group within Dematic, with a Center of Excellence located in Holland, Michigan.
Dematic is a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 6,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located across the globe. Dematic, Egemin and Retrotech, now integrated under the roof of KION Group, have implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services, and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centres. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.
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