The Versatile Stacker Crane

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The Stacker Crane is a unique innovation catering to material handling challenges with heavy loads and large size products.Easy handling bulky materialsOptimum utilisation of space by value and floor area is critical whether it is a warehouse or a ma...

Surviving the Pandemic – Through Remote Control!

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Krithika Velan and Tamil Selvan describe a comprehensive IT-enabled remote troubleshooting and remedy package, the R-STAR.A typical SCADA screen showing the system.The Covid-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we now live our lives. Working...

Autonomous Robotic Solutions – The Future of Warehousing

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Adoption of autonomous and warehouse automation solutions assure uninterrupted fulfilment of orders, says Jabez Mendelson.The adoption of autonomous robots supports factory automation.Advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and sensor technologi...

Yard Management – How to Turn a Blind Spot into a Valuable Asset

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How much time and money is your organisation spending on hidden inefficiencies, asks Colin Mansfield.Yard visualisation through a live graphical depiction.Earlier this year when the impact of Covid-19 began changing the world around us, thousands of ...

Digital Transformation of MSMEs

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Darshana Thakkar makes a case for more automation in MSMEs for economic as well as safer operations.The importance of MSMEs.All over the world, we are talking about emerging technologies under automation – Digital Transformation, Artificial Int...

Making a Warehouse Future-Proof

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How Metabo made its production warehouse future-proof with good planning and teamwork for a successful retrofit.After 24 years, reliability was no longer entirely adequate at the warehouse.The year was 1995. Austria, Sweden and Finland had joined the...

To Be or Not To Be Automated – Lets Find The Answer!

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The decision to automate your processes depends on multiple factors, says Paras Arora.Is your enterprise ready for automation?With all the taglines reading, ‘robots are here’, they often fail to recognise the unique challenges and complex...

Material Handling, Logistics & Warehousing

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The crucial role material handling plays in production, logistics and warehousing.Material Handling Warehouse LogistivsFaith moves mountains, it is said. Unfortunately, faith does not move materials, which is what industry and commerce is all about. ...

Indian industry is graduating fast from go-downs to modern warehouses

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Sangeet Kumar, CEO and Co-Founder, Addverb.Sangeet KumarFrom manufacturing plants to retail stores, how important is material handling to the economy of a country?We can look at this in 4 stages starting from manufacturing plant to mother DCs, consum...

Material handling is one of the neglected building blocks in our economy

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Dharmesh Salian, Managing Director, KAUP India Material Handling Pvt Ltd.Dharmesh SalianFrom manufacturing plants to retail stores, how important is material handling to the economy of a country?Good question. Material handling is one of the neglecte...