M2 PRESSWIRE-September 2, 2019-: Global Automated Guided Vehicle
Markets, 2019-2024: Key Players are Daifuku, JBT, KION, KUKA, and Toyota Industries
With this investment, ZF is executing its Next Generation Mobility strategy to strengthen its foothold in the Mobility-as-a-Service and automated guided vehicle
growth markets, complementing its existing activities.
As a result, for conveying operations in plants and warehouses, it becomes possible to transport parcels of various shapes and weights, not by a large, high-cost automated guided vehicle
, but through the combination and collaboration of multiple small, low-cost automated guided vehicles
"Automated guided vehicle
market expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period"
THE AUTOMATED GUIDED VEHICLE
SYSTEMS (AGVS) Industry Group of the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) reported at Modex that its member companies saw a 25% increase in sales of AGVs in 2011, totaling $108 million.
Two suppliers have combined forces to produce LaserTrucks+, an integrated solution that combines a picking and voice software suite with automated guided vehicle
guidance technology and applies it to the PC 4500 series rider pallet truck.
They outline examples to illustrate concepts, theories, and approaches for solving actual application problems and cover applications to automated and reconfigurable manufacturing systems, and automated guided vehicle
, semiconductor manufacturing, and flexible assembly systems.
The HyBot combines features of an automated guided vehicle
(AGV) system with those of a manually operated motorized pallet jack or "walkie." Through an agreement between FMG Technologies and Hyster Company, the unit incorporates FMC's automation controls into Hyster's B60Z walkie model.