OTTO Motors provides autonomous mobile robots for material handling inside manufacturing facilities and warehouses. With over three million hours of driving experience, OTTO is trusted for mission-critical deliveries in the most demanding of industrial environments.
7th September 2022: Guidance Automation, an award-winning pioneer in guidance, navigation and control technologies, today announces that it has become the first reseller of OTTO Motors' autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) in the United Kingdom.
To help manufacturers tackle labour shortages, scale their business, and outperform the competition, Guidance Automation will be adding the OTTO 100, 750 and 1500 AMRs to its product portfolio.
The AMRs will be offered with Guidance Automation's attachments and support services for a complete solution for material handling automation. Guidance Automation's attachments includebriNgbot and iNcaart, which enable businesses to enhance their AMRs with new functionality. For example, briNgbot is equipped with light-directed picking modules and shelves to transport multiple totes or shipping cartons. Additionally, iNcaart provides a conveyor-top for AMRs for efficient and adaptable payload transfer from conveyor-to-conveyor or vehicle-to-vehicle loads.
Dr. Paul Rivers, Managing Director, Guidance Automation, comments on the partnership: "Using our experience, credibility and expertise to deliver tailored, holistic automation solutions, we are excited to be working with OTTO Motors, and are honoured to be the first UK reseller. Our partnership strives to help break down the barriers to automation, and to showcase the benefits of embracing innovative technologies and functionality to organisations of all sizes."
"Often, automation is seen as a complex disruption which will completely overhaul existing processes - particularly for SMEs (small and medium enterprises). But logistics businesses do not need to completely understand or have the skills and knowledge to achieve automation success. Instead, we will be doing this for the customer; we will ensure that the software is up to date, maintain the AMRs and provide additional functionality with our top modules, and provide the support required to make the transition to automation seamless."
"OTTO Motors has been at the forefront of material handling automation and a leader in North America since 2015," concludes Head of Dealer Relations, Dan Gill, OTTO Motors. "We're proud to partner with Guidance Automation, to be the first to bring OTTO material handling AMRs to the UK."
For more information, visit guidanceautomation.com or visit Guidance Automation's booth 5A90 at IMHX from September 6-8 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK.
About Guidance Automation
An award-winning pioneer in guidance, navigation and control technologies, Guidance Automation has over 30 years' experience in developing advanced solutions for the global robotic vehicle market and has thousands of systems in service.
Guidance Automation is proud to have enabled its clients to automate robotic vehicles, forklift trucks, floor cleaning equipment and all types of mobile moving systems. These solutions have been applied in a broad range of autonomous transport applications such as airports, warehousing, healthcare, production, bottling plants, printing, retail, marine and more.
Now with a focus of unlocking the automation potential for SME's, we continue to use our expertise to improve material handling and manufacturing operations.
Our future lies in unlocking automation potential for all, making it easy to access for everyone. Automation is no longer just for big business - any manufacturing or logistics company can, with our support and expertise, seamlessly create a hybrid workforce that truly is fit for the future.
About OTTO Motors
OTTO Motors provides autonomous mobile robots for material handling inside manufacturing facilities and warehouses. With over three million hours of driving experience, OTTO is trusted for mission-critical deliveries in the most demanding of industrial environments. Seventy percent of OTTO's customers are Fortune 500 companies and include some of the world's most recognized brands, including GE and Toyota. For more information, visit www.ottomotors.com.