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Assessing Navigation Systems at Trade Shows

March 21, 2022

To help you assess the autonomous navigation systems you might see at trade shows, we’ve rounded up the top 7 tips from our CEO, Nicola Tomatis.

4 Reasons to Choose ANT Navigation

4 Reasons to Choose ANT® Feature Matching Navigation

February 15, 2022

Why choose our ANT® navigation for your next autonomous vehicle? Here are four reasons why partnering with us could be the right choice.

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How Viessmann’s Forklift Tracking System Reduced Vehicle use by 20%

August 30, 2021

Viessmann Group’s new forklift tracking system guides drivers to the right pallet, at the right time – reducing the number of forklifts per shift by 20%.

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17 Questions to ask any AGV Navigation Supplier

August 19, 2021

If you are developing or upgrading an automated vehicle, your company’s choice of autonomous navigation technology will be crucial. Asking these questions should ensure you choose the right partner.

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Natural Navigation Explained: Scan Matching vs Feature Matching

June 23, 2021

Vehicle automation projects succeed or fail on the strength of their navigation technology. This article explores the difference between the two main types of natural navigation and their respective pros and cons.

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Safe Automation: How Manufacturers Can Design for AGV Safety

May 19, 2021

There’s a lot of information out there about staying safe around automated vehicles as they work. But how can a manufacturer ensure their AGV is safe before it hits the shop floor?

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Is it SLAM Navigation? 6 ANT® Navigation Myths Busted

May 10, 2021

We dispel the most common myths about BlueBotics’ ANT® navigation technology, starting with that SLAM question…

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Automated Supply Chain Projects to Celebrate Supply Chain Day

April 15, 2021

Efficiency and accuracy are key to the logistics sector, so it makes sense that the global supply chain is embracing automation. Supply Chain Day showcases logistics by showing the public what goes on behind the scenes of the global supply chain.

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AGV Navigation Methods 2: Virtual Path Following

January 14, 2021

In part 2 of our guide to AGV navigation methods we explore virtual path following technologies like laser triangulation, vision guidance and natural navigation.

Line following AGV technology

AGV Navigation Methods 1: Line Following and Tags

January 14, 2021

In part 1 of this guide to AGV navigation methods we explore physical line following technologies and tags.


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