automated guided vehicle


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automated guided vehicle

[‚ȯd·ə¦mād·əd ¦gīd·əd ′vē·ə·kəl]
(industrial engineering)
In a flexible manufacturing system, a driverless computer-controlled vehicle equipped with guidance and collision-avoidance systems and used to transport workpieces and tools between work stations. Abbreviated AGV.
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Time required for an automated guided vehicle conveyance to prevent deviation from a certain route by remote control.
The cell also has a barcode printer to produce labels for each container of finished parts, and the cell sends a signal for an automated guided vehicle (AGV) to pick up the parts and deliver them to the packaging and shipping areas.
Seegrid's technology transforms industrial vehicles into un-manned, automated pallet trucks and tow tractors that operate without the need for wire, tape, laser or other costly automated guided vehicle (AGV) guidance systems.
The article, titled, “Eliminating the automation Bias,” argued that representing an automated guided vehicle (AGV) vendor is often a conflict of interest.
com) has acquired MobileRobots, a provider of autonomous robot and automated guided vehicle technologies.
com)-- No Risk Automation newsletter discussed automated guided vehicle (AGV) maintenance costs.
STVs are designed to help eliminate the sorting and transport delays that can occur with conveyor or automated guided vehicle systems.
Delivery, commissioning of automated guided vehicles (AGV: Automated guided vehicle)
Providing a reinforcing repair and a beautiful finish that is chemical resistant, seamless, slip resistant and easy to clean, the tensile reinforcement and optional static dissipative features of Tstrata are optimal for industrial warehousing and manufacturing facilities that utilize fork trucks and Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) material handling equipment.
Finnish warehouse trucks company Rocla Oyj said today (15 April) that its automated guided vehicle (AGV) business unit Rocla Robotruck was starting personnel negotiations in its Swedish subsidiary regarding the reduction of some 30 jobs.
Automated guided vehicle (AGV) is designed specifically for automated transport in the newspaper, printing and publishing industry.
ActivMedia Robotics and RMT Robotics have collaborated on an innovative new smart Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) based on ActivMedia Robotics' Control Systems (ARCS).

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