Dematic's laser guided vehicles handle a wide range of load weights, heights, aisle widths, and load types (including multiple loads).
- High Reach Counterbalance Forked AGVs
- Very Narrow Aisle Counterbalance Fork AGVs
Our counterbalance forked AGVs handle many different types of storage, including:
- Single deep racking
- Push back racking
- Drive-in racking
- Deep lane floor storage
- Deep lane racking w/mole
- VNA rack storage
Automated Material Movement Solutions
For horizontal transportation, Dematic’s AGVs use both magnet guidance and laser guidance. Many of the AGVs can handle multiple unit loads or loads up to 3,600 kg.
- Pallet truck AGVs
- Counterbalance forked AGVs
- Unit load AGVs
- Tugger AGVs
Our AGVs support many types of movements within the manufacturing warehouse or distribution facility.
- Receiving to warehouse
- Manufacturing to warehouse
- Warehouse to manufacturing
- Work cell to work cell
- Warehouse to picking
- Picking to shipping
- Long haul transportation
Why consider AGVs vs other material handling equipment
AGVs have a strong history as a flexible and redundant horizontal transportation solution. With recent enhancements, AGVs provide a strategic solution for automating warehousing versus conventional fork trucks.
- Space - Provide reliable horizontal transportation without impeding other traffic
- Economical - Long distance delivery without fixed assets such as conveyor
- Agile - Intelligently completes complex multi-point moves
- Flexible - Capable of interfacing to a variety of stands, automation, manufacturing operations
- Dynamic - Easy path modifications in changing environments
- Redundancy - Natural redundancy built in due to multiple AGVs on same guide path
- Labour - 100% Labour reduction, overtime and turnover cost eliminated
- Damage - Elimination of facility and equipment damage by conventional fork trucks
- Shipping Accuracy - Reduction in miss-shipments and product loss
- Energy - Potential savings associated with lights out operations
- Safety - Elimination of fork truck related accidents
Flex Series of Automated Guided Vehicles
Dematic provides complete integrated automated guided vehicle solutions which may include Warehouse Management Systems, AGV Control Systems, Picking Systems, Charging Systems and other automated material handling applications.
All of our vehicles are manufactured in our Salt Lake City factory in accordance with ISO standards and incorporate the latest compliant safety devices. Our equipment management software is designed, developed and supported by Dematic. The software orchestrates, optimises and tracks material movement, storage, personnel, and equipment with real-time performance diagnostics in automated warehouse, manufacturing or distribution environments. The software is designed to be scalable and requires no custom software for path and traffic management, which minimises risk and enhances customer service and ability to upgrade.