Seegrid Supervisor New AGV Software Profiled in Industrial Machinery Digest
Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/29/2014 -- Seegrid Corporation, global leader of robotic vision-guided automated guided vehicles (AGVs), was featured in Industrial Machinery Digest. The AGV manufacturer announced the introduction of Seegrid Supervisor, an AGV software system for fleet optimization. Seegrid Supervisor communicates with a network appliance via wireless network and is configured through a local web browser to connect, monitor, and control vision-guided AGVs within a facility.
According to the article, Seegrid Supervisor is designed to provide visibility, improve efficiency, and optimize material flow using three components: Fleet Status, Intersection Manager, and Switchboard. The AGV software technology provides real-time visibility, control, and automation of the AGV fleet.
“Seegrid Supervisor offers unprecedented visibility into the operation of Seegrid AGVs and enables customers to quickly create more powerful and integrated applications with their fleet than ever before. We've taken our philosophy of simplicity, affordability, and flexibility to empower our customers to take control of their operations in new ways, which will multiply the value of their Seegrid AGVs,” explained Jeff Christensen, Director of Product Development.
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Industrial Machinery Digest is a monthly publication that serves the owners and managers of America’s most diversified job shops, contract manufacturers and manufacturing plants throughout the United States.
Seegrid Corporation (http://www.seegrid.com), global leader of robotic vision-guided automated guided vehicles (AGVs), designs, engineers, and manufactures AGVs for the materials handling industry to operate with simplicity, flexibility and affordability. The company’s state-of-the-art navigation technology requires no infrastructure for navigation—no wires, lasers, tapes, or magnets. Seegrid vision-guided AGVs are revolutionizing the movement of materials in manufacturing and distribution environments.
Creating economic and operational advantages, robotic pallet trucks, tow tractors, and walkie stackers optimize workflow processes by increasing productivity and reducing labor and operating costs. Seegrid AGVs improve workplace safety, reduce equipment and product damage, and deliver a rapid return on investment.
Maximize the efficiency and productivity of vision-guided AGVs by utilizing Seegrid Supervisor, a network appliance connecting, monitoring, and controlling a fleet of AGVs within an operation.
Recent acknowledgements include a 2014 Edison Award, Manufacturer of the Year award, and chosen as one of Food Logistics Top 100 software and technology providers. Seegrid was named to the list of Fast Company 50 Most Innovative Companies and Top 10 Most Innovative Robotic Companies 2013.
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