Daifuku North America Blog

What is a “Cobot”?

Posted by Chelsie Spencer on 5/2/16 10:32 AM

A cobot is also known as a collaborative robot that works side by side with a human being helping with any sort of task from washing dishes to assembly (source).  We recently announced our new Mobile Inspection Table (MIT) for Checked Baggage Resolution Areas (CBRAs) in airports where the MIT automatically delivers luggage that needs to be inspected by the Transportation Security Officer (TSO) right to the individual TSO stations.

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Topics: Automatic Guided Carts, Airport,, AGC

Enhancing SmartCart Assembly Systems Features

Posted by Jerry Chilson on 8/11/15 12:13 PM

Assembly systems implemented with SmartCart Automatic Guided Carts (AGC) are flexible, cost-effective. Assembly path layout and functions can be easily modified by the end users with AGCs. This is the first blog of a series that will talk about new and enhanced features for SmartCart Assembly systems. As we continue to install assembly systems with new features and functions we are continually evaluating which functions will be incorporated into our standard product offering.


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Topics: Automatic Guided Carts, Assembly Systems, SmartCart, AGC, SmartCart Assembly Systems