Unleashing the Power of Ewellix CASM-100 High-Performance Actuators for the Next Era in Material Handling with AMRs and AGVs
Efficiency, precision, and reliability are crucial for operational success in the constantly evolving material handling and logistics landscape. The advent of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) and Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) equipped with innovative technology has ushered in a new era of streamlined pallet lifting, transforming warehouses, distribution centres, and manufacturing facilities worldwide. The CASM-100 High-Performance Actuators by Ewellix, a Schaeffler Company, lead this transformation, offering unparalleled capabilities and revolutionising pallet lifting environments.
Elevating AGV/AMR Efficiency with Cutting-Edge Technology
AGV/AMRs play a crucial role in modern material handling operations, allowing for efficient and swift movement of pallets within operational environments. The integration of Ewellix CASM-100 High-Performance Actuators elevates this efficiency to new heights, enabling AGVs and AMRs to lift to five tonnes with exceptional precision and recover energy through regenerative braking during descent. With such impressive lifting capacity, AGVs/AMRs have become indispensable workhorses in contemporary material handling processes.
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Setting Standards in Every Aspect
The CASM-100 actuators are renowned for their robust lifting capacity and precision engineering. Designed to prevent oil leakage, they ensure a clean and eco-friendly pallet lifting experience. This unique feature eliminates the risks associated with hydraulic systems, providing reliable and consistent performance without compromising sustainability or cleanliness.
Empowering Efficiency: The Transformative Impact of Electrification
The industry-wide shift towards electric power reshapes the pallet lifting landscape, with Ewellix CASM-100 actuators leading the way. Combined with the CAHB-2xS series, they allow the lift and auxiliary functions to be powered by electricity instead of hydraulic fluid. This makes it possible for AGVs/AMRs to operate more eco-friendly and efficiently, reducing costs and creating a cleaner and more sustainable work environment.
Embracing Emerging Trends in Pallet Lifting
Several trends are reshaping pallet lifting solutions as the industry evolves to meet new demands. These trends include automation integration, customisation and adaptability, safety and ergonomics, and sustainability:
- Automation integration: AGVs and AMRs are increasingly integrated with advanced automation systems that leverage AI and machine learning technologies. This integration helps optimise routing, improve efficiency, and enhance operational agility.
- Customisation and adaptability: Pallet lifting solutions are becoming more customisable to accommodate diverse load sizes and shapes. This customisation is meant to cater to the unique requirements of various industries and operational environments.
- Safety and ergonomics: There is a growing emphasis on enhancing safety features and ergonomic designs in pallet lifting equipment. This is aimed at reducing workplace accidents and improving operator comfort.
- Sustainability drive: Companies are now prioritising eco-friendly solutions in pallet lifting operations. They seek equipment that minimises environmental impact through reduced energy consumption and emissions.
Optimising AGV/AMR Efficiency with Ewellix CASM-100 Actuators
The integration of Ewellix CASM-100 actuators into AGVs/AMRs is the epitome of innovation, providing unmatched benefits:
- Enhanced performance: AGVs and AMRs equipped with CASM-100 actuators can lift up to five tonnes, ensuring the easy and efficient handling of heavy loads with precision and speed.
- Clean and leak-free operation: The innovative design of CASM-100 actuators eliminates oil leakage, creating a safe, clean, and environmentally friendly working environment and reducing maintenance needs.
- Reliability and consistency: CASM-100 actuators guarantee reliable pallet lifting operations with consistent performance without the unpredictability often seen in traditional hydraulic systems.
- Auxiliary function: In addition to the CASM-100, Ewellix offers the CAHB-2xS series for auxiliary tasks that require a force between 100 and 10,000 N, such as side shift, adjustable width, or extension of the forks.
Closing Thoughts: Redefining Standards in AGV/AMR Efficiency
Integrating AGVs and AMRs with Ewellix CASM-100 High-Performance Actuators has brought about a new era of efficiency, precision, and sustainability in pallet lifting operations. You can take advantage of these innovative actuators and embrace the forefront of technological advancements in the material handling industry.
The Ewellix CASM-100 actuators can unlock the full potential of your AGVs/AMRs, allowing you to take your pallet-lifting environment to new heights. Don't wait to revolutionise your material handling operations and embrace the future today. You can improve efficiency, enhance precision, and contribute to a sustainable future.
If interested, contact one of our experts today, Business Development Manager Mobile Machinery at Ewellix. They can help you explore how Ewellix CASM-100 actuators can be tailored to meet the unique needs of your operations. Act now and shape the landscape of modern logistics with innovation and progress.
Ewellix is owned by the Schaeffler Group which has been driving forward groundbreaking inventions and developments in the field of motion technology for over 75 years. With innovative technologies, products, and services for electric mobility, CO2-efficient drives, chassis solutions, Industry 4.0, digitalization, and renewable energies, the company is a reliable partner for making motion more efficient, intelligent, and sustainable – over the entire life cycle. The motion technology company manufactures high-precision components and systems for drive train and chassis applications as well as rolling and plain bearing solutions for a large number of industrial applications.