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Intralogistics 4.0 in the commercial vehicle area.

MAN Truck & Bus AG digitalises internal material flow with Jungheinrich.

The employees of commercial vehicle manufacturer MAN have welcomed a powerful new assistant at the company's Salzgitter site: The Jungheinrich ERC 215a automated stacker truck, a versatile automated guided vehicle system, is ensuring a continuous flow of goods in three-shift warehouse operation. 

Challenges

  • Optimisation of the parts supply in a 1.1 million square metre component manufacturing plant.
  • Automated flow of goods between a raw material warehouse, 12 processing centres and a finished parts warehouse.
  • Compatibility with the in-house SAP system of MAN Truck & Bus AG.
  • Flawless communication between the systems to facilitate efficient order processing.

Solutions

  • ERC 215a automated guided vehicle system as a flexible, scalable and complete solution.
  • Advanced lithium-ion technology with automatic charging.
  • Logistics interface for reliable communication between the truck and WMS.
  • Innovative RFID process solution with fully automatic readers for order processing.

Successes

  • Maximum added value through optimisation of working conditions.
  • Simplified issuing of transport orders via handheld scanners.
  • Minimisation of time losses and increased efficiency of processes.
  • Rapid, trouble-free software integration without unnecessary costs.



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