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2020.07.30

Realized 3 Process Automation at AS ONE’s Latest Logistics Center

Mujin has installed 4 robots at the latest logistics center, “Smart DC,” operated by AS ONE  Corporation, and successfully automated 3 types of processes there.

3 kinds of robots

・Case Palletizing Robot × 2

・Folding Container Palletizing Robot × 1

・Case Depalletizing Robot × 1

These 4 robots have freed people from hard labor and prevented human error and accidents. 

Features of the robots

Case Palletizing Robot

Automate the case palletizing to the cage carts at the shipping process

Features:

・Automatically calculate the suitable loading pattern based on the size and the weight of the cases, loading efficiency and set preconditions

・Switch to random palletizing when there are displacements of loads

・Moniter the palletizing side with 3D so that the robot can stop when load collapse happens

・Moniter the frame of the cage carts to correct the positions

・Link to AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle)

 

 

Folding Container Palletizing Robot

Automate the folding container palletizing to the cage carts at the shipping process

Features:

・The world’s first folding container palletizing solution

・Detect the load collapse with the sensor at the robot hand

・Moniter the frame of the cage carts to correct the positions

・Link to AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle)

Case Depalletizing Robot

Automate the case depalletizing at the inventory replenishment process during the night

Features:

・Handle the random loading conditions

・Fully automate the inventory replenishment process during the night by combined with the automatic warehouse system and conveyor

 

About Smart DC

“Smart DC” is the latest logistics center in Chiba opened on May 28, 2020. Compared to the existing “Tokyo Logistics Center ,” the storage capacity increased by 1.5 times, and shipping capacity increased  by 2 times.

It realizes the automation in 70% as “a people-friendly logistics center” with the latest technologies and creativity.

“Smart DC” introduction movie by AS ONE Corporation

[Corporate Profile]
Corporate Name: Mujin, Inc.
Establishment: July, 2011
CEO & Co-Founder: Issei Takino
Description of Business: Intelligent robot controller development and sales
URL:https://www.mujin.co.jp/en/

 

[Inquiries should be directed to]
Yuzuki Ishihara
Public Relations, Mujin, Inc.
TEL:(+81)3-4577-7596
E-mail:media@mujin.co.jp
Address: 3-8-5 Tatsumi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0053 JAPAN

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