HONG KONG, November 30, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Geek+, a world AMR chief, is proud to announce that the way forward for automation is coming to DHL’s Asia Pacific Innovation Heart in Singapore. This yr, Geek+ will showcase built-in robotics options for full-scale automation utilizing RoboShuttle® RS2 single tote-picking robotic and collaborative robotic arm expertise, strengthening its position as an educator and innovator on the forefront of robotics R&D.
The venture is a collaboration between Geek+ and OSARO, an AI pioneer in industrial automation, and DHL’s Asia Pacific Innovation Heart in Singapore. The collaborative robotic arm, Motoman HC10DT, is offered by the robotic producer Yaskawa.
Lit Fung, Vice President of APAC, the UK and the Americas at Geek+, says: “Along with OSARO and DHL, we look ahead to educating provide chain leaders on the wide selection of alternatives that come from combining robotics and AI. By merging our options, we’ve achieved a brand new milestone, from Items-to-Individual to Items-to-Robotic, delivering versatile, secure, and environment friendly logistics operations.”
On the DHL Asia Pacific Innovation Heart, prospects of DHL and leaders in expertise and provide chain will be capable to expertise the newest improvements and options in logistics. The “Warehouse of the Future” exhibit reveals how a Geek+ RoboShuttle®, a tote-picking robotic constructed on AMR expertise, integrates with the Yaskawa cobot arm managed by OSARO’s imaginative and prescient system to supply absolutely automated logistics processes.
The answer can help each outbound and inbound logistics operations. For order success, the RoboShuttle® autonomously strikes to the shelf of the tote containing the ordered merchandise, picks the tote, and carries it to a selecting station utilizing its fork arms. As soon as on the selecting station, OSARO’s cobot arm picks gadgets from the tote, packs the order, and prepares it for outbound supply. The operational efficiency is displayed on dashboards all through the whole process.
RoboShuttle® can discover and switch the bins of the ordered gadgets autonomously, decreasing handbook strolling time by 75%. The cobot arm is supplied with OSARO’s distinctive imaginative and prescient system. It permits the cobot to acknowledge jumbled gadgets no matter materials of alignment.
Derik Pridmore, CEO of OSARO, says: “We’re excited to showcase the way forward for logistics robotics – robots working collectively, with every optimized as a part of a whole automation answer. The mix of Geek+ RoboShuttle® and our distinctive OSARO pick-and-place capabilities not solely reduces labor-intensive operations but additionally supplies a versatile, scalable answer with out mounted infrastructure.”
YingChuan Huang, Innovation Supervisor, Asia Pacific Innovation Heart at DHL —- “Buyer-centric innovation has a vital place in DHL and we drive this via shut partnerships with main firms in expertise, startups, business thinkers, and naturally our prospects. The Geek+ exhibit is the right showcase of how applied sciences equivalent to AI, Pc Visioning and Robotics are usually not solely converging, but additionally constructing off the strengths of every expertise to supply even larger worth to our prospects’ provide chains.”
Because the world of logistics evolves, Geek+, OSARO, and DHL have teamed as much as display sensible robotics options that construct operational resilience and convey flexibility to the worldwide provide chain.
Geek+ is a world expertise firm main the clever logistics revolution. We apply superior robotics and AI applied sciences to appreciate versatile, dependable, and extremely environment friendly options for warehouses and provide chain administration. Geek+ counts 300 world prospects and has bought greater than 20,000 robots worldwide. Based in 2015, Geek+ has over 1,500 staff and is headquartered in Beijing, with places of work in Germany, the UK, the US, Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
OSARO designs and deploys robotics automation options within the supplies dealing with business utilizing software-defined robotics with superior machine studying for object recognition and highly effective management software program. The corporate’s robotic piece-picking answer is optimized for grocery, beauty, and e-commerce markets, the place key challenges embrace excessive SKU inventories, complicated packaging, and fragile gadgets requiring delicate dealing with.
DHL is the main world model within the logistics business. Our DHL divisions supply an unequalled portfolio of logistics providers starting from nationwide and worldwide parcel supply, e-commerce delivery and success options, worldwide categorical, street, air, and ocean transport to industrial provide chain administration. With about 400,000 staff in additional than 220 nations and territories worldwide, DHL connects folks and companies securely and reliably, enabling world sustainable commerce flows. With specialised options for progress markets and industries together with expertise, life sciences, and healthcare, engineering, manufacturing & power, auto-mobility, and retail, DHL is decisively positioned as “The logistics firm for the world.”
Yaskawa Electrical is among the world’s main producers within the fields of drive expertise, industrial automation, and robotics with JPY389B in revenues and over 14,000 staff globally.
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