Maximum safety for man and machine thanks to numerous sophisticated (safety) sensors
Based on data from laser scanners, the navigation algorithm developed in-house calculates the current position in space. The AGILOX vehicle uses the contours of the surroundings, even in complicated environments, to navigate with millimeter precision. Obstacles are automatically recognized as such by the AGILOX vehicle and, if the physical situation permits, are avoided while maintaining the safety zones. There are several (safety) scanners that help navigate the vehicle precisely and safely through the environment:
- Navigation laser scanner
- Distance sensor, load monitoring
- Safety laser scanner
- Distance sensors, fork tips
- Laser scanner, pallet detection
- Obstacle avoidance sensor
Everything in view with the safety laser scanner
The detection of people in the system’s area of movement is performed by three safety laser scanners installed at the front corner points on both sides of the vehicle and in the rear center, resulting in a monitoring area of 360° at a height of 80 mm. The monitoring of the surroundings and the automatic switching of the safety protective field takes place depending on operational requirements and conditions such as speed and direction of travel. As soon as an obstacle leaves its protective field, the AGILOX vehicle continues its journey without intervention by the operator. Manual confirmation is therefore not required. For the customer, this means maximum safety.
Additional safety thanks to multiple emergency stop buttons
An AGILOX has several emergency stop buttons which, when pressed, disconnect the drive units from their power supply. This means that both the travel motion of the vehicle and the movements of its lifting devices are stopped immediately. This means that really nothing can go wrong when using our Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs).
Precise navigation enables maximum safety
As if guided by an invisible hand, our green Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) are able to navigate through their environment. Our unique navigation system based on the AGILOX X-Swarm Technology makes this possible. Fixed tracks anchored …
The AGILOX X-SWARM Technology for maximum efficiency and flexibility
AGILOX stands for the development of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs), the revolutionary advancement of Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs). What sets our AMRs apart from conventional AGVs is the extensive basic intelligence of our logistics robots, our …