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Autonomous Transport Vehicle Revolutionizes BMW Plant

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🔖 Topics: Material Handling, Autonomous Mobile Robot

🏢 Organizations: BMW, Aitonomi, PEFRA

BMW Group Plant Regensburg has implemented an autonomous transport vehicle, enhancing digitalization and automation in its manufacturing processes. This innovation is a significant stride towards the intelligently connected BMW iFACTORY, with the driverless platform truck autonomously transporting press tools and steel blanks, boasting a payload capacity of up to 55 tonnes. The vehicle’s navigation, facilitated by state-of-the-art sensor technology, ensures precise and autonomous movement within the production facilities, operating at four kilometers per hour.

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