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Demag crane technology for the largest paper-roll shipping store in the world

Innovative gripper concept for simultaneous handling of up to four paper rolls Demag Cranes received the order to supply eight fully automated process cranes and a warehouse management system from the Chinese […]

TGW cooperates with Schönenberger

The TGW Logistics Group GmbH has concluded an exclusive cooperation agreement with Schönenberger Systeme GmbH. With this step, TGW complements the range of solutions as systems integrator by the field of hanging […]

WEG commissions longest VSD-driven conveyor in Africa

WEG successfully commissioned the longest VSD-driven material handling solution in Africa for Anglo Thermal’s Zibulo Coal Mine near Witbank in Mpumalanga. The conveyor transports coal from Zibulo mine to the Phola coal […]

Packaging with considerable added benefit

BEUMER presents innovative packaging technology for the brick industry at Ceramitec BEUMER Group, headquartered in Beckum, Germany, presents its innovative stretch hooding system BEUMER stretch hood® M at the Ceramitec (Munich, 22 […]


Biobelt – Forbo Siegling produces the first sustainable conveyor belt

Forbo Movement Systems  showcased the first sustainable conveyor belt at the LogiMAT in Stuttgart. More types, currently in development, will be added to the product range. The new product is made of […]


TOSHIBA MACHINE launch its THL Series, lightweight scara robots

The latest Toshiba Machine Scara robots will be on display at Automatica taking place from 22-25 May 2012 at the new Munich Trade Fair Centre. In Hall B2, Booth 308, we will […]


Customer specific highly adaptable linear motion axis Type TMF

Attending the Hannover exhibition 2012 GÜDEL presents his brand spanking new generation of linear axis – Trackmotion TMF. Linear axes have been a part of the GÜDEL Product range for many years. […]


Amazon.com to Acquire Kiva Systems, Inc.

Amazon.com, Inc. today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Kiva Systems, Inc., a leading innovator of material handling technology. “Amazon has long used automation in its fulfillment centers, and […]


MX-X order picker: On the road to success with intelligence and ergonomics

The MX-X from STILL is an order picker that will definitely stay on the road to success on the way to the warehouse of the future. And while getting there, the lift […]


New Adept courier delivers a ROI never before seen in automated manual handling

Adept Technology Introduces New Autonomous Transporter at MODEX 2012 Adept Technology, Inc., a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile solutions, announced their launch of the new Adept Courier, a groundbreaking […]


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Launch of new modular wide belt conveyor

The new modular plastic belt conveyor system from FlexLink is the efficient solution for the transportation of large individual items and flows of smaller products. Everything in the wide belt conveyor, from […]


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Retraction system for cable guidance in multi-axis robot applications

From small welding robots to large palletizing robots, energy chain specialist igus GmbH offers rapid-assembly echain packages for all applications. Now the Cologne company has developed a new „RSP“ adjustable retraction system for secure […]


BlueBotics: Smart navigation for AGV

In only 10 years, a team spinning-off from the EPF Lausanne stirred up the market with a new generation of mobile robotics technologies off the beaten tracks. With their company BlueBotics they […]