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Autonomous Robots Changing How Manufacturers Build and Move Products Around the World

Autonomous Robots Changing How Manufacturers Build and Move Products around the World


Jonesboro, AR -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/08/2016 -- Seegrid Corporation, a leader in three-dimensional vision navigation, was featured in TechCrunch magazine titled, "Autonomous Robots are Changing the Way We Build and Move Products Around the World," authored by Jim Rock, Seegrid president.

Automated systems, which employ the world's most innovative advancements in software, artificial intelligence and machine learning, are transforming the core process of how each and every product is produced and delivered.

According to Rock, "Beyond amazing developments within robotics, we need to recognize the equally significant advancements in machine vision that are driving the vast applications transforming industries today. Vision guided vehicles (VGVs) are becoming more necessary to transport heavy loads autonomously and ensure two-day, next-day and same-day deliveries. We're seeing deployment of VGVs throughout manufacturing and advanced fulfillment facilities across multiple industries, including automotive, industrial product development and retail."

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About Seegrid
Seegrid (http://www.seegrid.com), the pioneer and leader in three-dimensional vision navigation, provides unique and revolutionary automation technology for materials handling.? Engineered with state-of-the-art Seegrid Vision, industrial trucks are transformed into the next generation of AGVs: vision guided vehicles (VGVs).? VGVs navigate without wires, lasers, magnets, or tape, and deliver unmatched flexibility.? Designed for simplicity and reliability, the Seegrid flexible automation solution is offered in a line of pallet trucks and tow tractors.??

Experience the maximum benefits of VGVs with Seegrid Supervisor to manage, monitor, and control a fleet of vehicles in context of your operation.?Generating economic advantages and operational efficiencies, VGVs optimize workflow processes, increase productivity and throughput, labor optimization and operating costs.?An award-winning organization, Seegrid is experiencing significant growth both in employees and clients. Multi-billion dollar organizations focused on lean manufacturing best-practices are turning to the Pittsburgh-based robotics leader.?From large automotive operations to retail distribution centers, Seegrid VGVs are advancing the reality of a Fork Truck Free approach.?VGVs improve workplace safety, reduce equipment and product damage, and deliver a rapid return on investment. Follow Seegrid on Twitter at @Seegrid.