Hai Robotics, a technology-led warehousing logistics start-up has won the robotics category for the 2021 NextGen Supply Chain Solution Provider Awards, awarded by Supply Chain Management Review. Shenzhen-based Hai is a global leader in autonomous case-handling robotics (ACR) that provides efficient, intelligent, flexible, and customized warehouse automation solutions through robotics technology and AI algorithms.
Hai’s ACR system supports automatic warehouse management and is well-suited for various warehousing scenarios by employing automated transportation, retrieval, storage and sorting. The picking robots, built with multiple sensors capable of integrated positioning, boasts a good control precision of ±3mm to allow intelligent picking, transport, auto-navigation, obstacle avoidance and auto-charging with high stability and high-accuracy. The robots can pick and place totes as well as cartons on storage shelves up to 10 meters high. They can carry up to 8 loads to continuously feed goods-to-person picking stations.
“Our breakthrough ACR technology enables customers to achieve Next-Generation Logistics like increasing operating efficiency 300 – 400%, increasing storage density by 230%, and obtaining high efficiency operations,” said Richie Chen, the company’s founder and CEO.
Hai’s ACR system, developed in 2015, is the world’s first of its kind. The company has a yearly turnout of 10,000 robots with an 18,000 sqm factory in Dongguan, China.