Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/22/2016 -- Seegrid, the pioneer and leader in three-dimensional vision navigation and maker of vision guided vehicles (VGVs), pallet trucks and tow tractors, operate free of wires, lasers, tape, or magnets to easily accommodate workflow changes. These flexible VGVs use route-training techniques by trained staff operators, simply walking or driving the vehicle on the desired route.
VGVs are a lean automation solution for transporting parts to and from the line in manufacturing facilities or transporting pallets for put-away in distribution facilities. VGVs optimize workflow processes, increase productivity and throughout while they reduce labor and operating costs.
Pair VGVs with Seegrid Supervisor software to deliver real-time monitoring and live status updates. The system manages and controls intersections, and enables the creation of powerful business rules.
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.
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