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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Over the last few years, the global automated guided vehicle market has seen a tremendous growth and served companies with its technological advancements, automation, and integrating the entire value chain of the modern material handling industry.
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They outline examples to illustrate concepts, theories, and approaches for solving actual application problems and cover applications to automated and reconfigurable manufacturing systems, and automated guided vehicle, semiconductor manufacturing, and flexible assembly systems.
NEW YORK, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The automated guided vehicle (AGV) market is expected to grow at a rapid pace in most of the regions of the world, due to growing automation investments across all major industries.
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Although a large percentage of automated guided vehicle installations--about 40%, reckons Garry Koff, manager, AGV Systems, Siemens Logistics and Assembly Systems (www.
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.
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The article, titled, “Eliminating the automation Bias,” argued that representing an automated guided vehicle (AGV) vendor is often a conflict of interest.

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