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AGV Solutions will attend ProMat 2017

AGV Solutions announces it will attend ProMat 2017

April 3-6, 2017, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL.

Exciting information on our current line of Automated Guided Vehicles – one of which will be showcased in our Booth # S4666 during the ProMat 2017 show!

AGV Solutions is part of the AGVE Group of Companies and offers affordable automated guided vehicles to streamline your manufacturing and increase your profits! Our installed base of over 2500 AGVs worldwide includes our standard line of forklift, unit load, and tugger AGVs as well as over 130 unique designs customized to meet the needs of all industries.
AGV Solutions designs and installs highly sophisticated AGVs and covers the entire life cycle of your AGV system including, but not limited to, concept design, production and commissioning required in your project, as well as the support and maintenance afterwards and during the many years of operation.
Our new real-time AGV Control System called AGV Manager (AGVM) is a stand-alone, MS Windows based package and is used in multiple major AGV projects around the world.
This system provides AGV traffic control and monitoring, graphical user interface (GUI) for system overview, transport order management, system and equipment I/O interface, and extensive event logging and diagnostics.
Stop by our Booth #S4666 for additional information and to have all of your AGV questions answered.

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AGV system for Linde Gas

The AGVE Group has received an order for a 2 vehicle AGV-system of A4 FLC’s (Counter-balanced) for Linde Gas, the largest gases and engineering company in the world.

The customer supplies a wide range of compressed and liquefied gases as well as chemicals. The AGV system will be part of the production and filling process, a process with unique requirements for capacity and quality.

The customer generated a revenue of EUR 17.047 billion in 2014, and has approximately 65,500 employees working in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Delivery will take place during the second quarter of 2017

AGV system with 16 AGV’s for the Volvo Car Group

The AGVE Group has received an order for an AGV-system including 16 large conveyor vehicles for the Volvo Car Group in Sweden.

Volvo Cars is a premium car manufacturer owned by the Geely Holding Group and producing more than 500,000 cars per year with its main factories in Sweden, Belgium and China. The group has a turnover of SEK 125 billion and approximately 28,000 employees worldwide.

The AGV system will be part of Volvo’s material supply system.

Delivery will take place during the first quarter of 2017

AGV system IFÖ

AGVE has received an order from IFÖ in Sweden, part of the Geberit Group, for further development and extension of the existing IFÖ AGV system involving A4 FL vehicles and layout changes. AGVE has 15 vehicles running in the IFÖ plant within 6 AGV systems.

The Geberit Group is a European leader in the field of sanitary products and bathroom ceramics.

Their production network encompasses 35 production facilities with more than 12,000 employees in over 40 countries. Geberit generates net sales of CHF 2.6 billion.

Delivery will take place during first quarter 2017

The largest AGV order in the history of AGVE Group for Lamborghini

The AGVE Group has received an order for 32 large and tailored AGV’s from CPM. This is the largest order within the AGVE Group’s 30 year history and the installation will be part of the CPM production line system at Lamborghini.

CPM started in business in 1967 in the industrial equipment field. Initially concentrating on supplying manufacturing material handling systems, CPM is now a turn-key supplier of final assembly systems for the automotive industry. Since 1999, CPM have been part of the Dürr group that mainly focuses on paint and final assembly systems with a turnover of EUR 3,468 million (2015) and approximately 15,000 employees worldwide.

Delivery will take place during the second quarter of 2017

AGV system Pratt & Whitney

AGV Solutions, part of AGVE Group, has received an order for an AGV-system of A4 FLC’s (Counter-balanced) from Pratt & Whitney in the US.

Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company, is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units.

The AGV system will be part of their production and storage system with the capability of lifting tailored pallets.

Pratt & Whitney had a revenue of USD 14 billion in 2015 and they employ approximately 33,500 employees working worldwide.

Delivery will take place during the first quarter of 2017

 

Two AGV systems for ABB

AGVE has received an order for two AGV systems from ABB in Norway. One system will include 3 tailored A4 FL’s and the other system is supplied with a high lifting A8 with side-loading telescopic forks. AGVE already has one system with A4 FL’s running at ABB.

ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility, industry, transport and infrastructure customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in roughly 100 countries and employs about 140,000 people.

Delivery will take place during the fourth quarter of 2016

AGV system for Elkem

The AGVE Group has received an order for a 2 vehicle AGV-system of A4 FLs for Elkem in Norway.

Elkem is one of the world’s leading companies for environmentally responsible production of materials. Its principal products are silicon, silicones, ferrosilicon, foundry alloys, carbon materials and microsilica. The company has four business areas with a 2015 turnover of NOK 14.5 billion. Elkem has approximately 3600 employees worldwide.

Delivery will take place during the fourth quarter of 2016

The LogiMAT 2016 fair turned out to be a big succes for AGVE

At the beginning of March AGVE attended the LogiMAT 2016 at Stuttgart, THE international fair for the logistic sector. With its 43.466 visitors the fair turned out to be a big success, also for AGVE. During these 3 inspiring days, AGVE found the possibility to conversate with international professionals from the logistic sector and inspire them with our Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) solutions. Furthermore, we showed interested visitors the benefits of an AGV and demonstrated this with one of our Self Driving Fork Trucks.

We are very satisfied with this successful outcome and would like to thank all our visitors for your interest.

Hopefully until next year at the LogiMAT 2017!

The AGVE Group

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AGV system for Van Genechten Packaging, Kempten

The AGVE Group has received an order for a 4 vehicle system of A4 FLC’s from Van Genechten in Germany. Van Genechten Packaging is a leading independent packaging company providing custom folding carton products with an annual turnover of MEUR 300 (2014) and it employs about 1500 people in the group.

Delivery will take place during the third quarter of 2016