Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/25/2014 -- Seegrid, maker of automated guided vehicle (AGV), was featured in the current issue of Forkliftaction.com. Seegrid will make its Guided by Seegrid technology available to customers of Yale Materials Handling Corporation of Greenville, South Carolina. The MO50T tow tractor is the initial Yale product using the Guided by Seegrid technology. The Guided by Seegrid technology is already available in Europe under a different manufacturing relationship.
Brett Schemerhorn, Yale vice president of marketing, noted, "Our customers have materials handling challenges, and we’re looking to provide solutions that deliver efficiency to their business. Seegrid is the recognized industry leader for vision-guided technology, and the Guided by Seegrid technology will enhance efficiency and productivity for our customers’ day-to-day needs."
Anthony Horbal, Seegrid CEO, commented on the collaboration with Yale: "This is an important relationship for two strong companies with recognized brands. Seegrid delivers innovative and proven vision-guided navigation technology and with Yale’s sales and service networks and loyal brand customers, the Guided by Seegrid technology is poised for extraordinary success."
Seegrid Corporation (http://www.seegrid.com) provides simple, affordable, flexible vision-guided automated guided vehicles (AGVs) to the material handling industry. Seegrid robotic industrial trucks, flexible AGVs, are revolutionizing the movement of materials in manufacturing and distribution environments. Seegrid automated pallet trucks and tow tractors optimize workflow processes by increasing productivity and reducing costs, creating economic and operational advantages. Robotic industrial trucks deliver a rapid return on investment, improve facility safety, and reduce equipment and product damage. Recently named Manufacturer of the Year, Seegrid was also awarded the Gold Medal Award at the WBT Innovation Marketplace 2013 competitive event. Seegrid was named to the Food Logistics Top 100 software and technology providers. Seegrid is a Finalist for the 2014 Edison Award in the Applied Technology category and Industrial Productivity sub-category.
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