Seegrid Corporation (Pittsburgh, PA) has announced the availability of the Seegrid Palion Tow Tractor Series 8. This upgraded version of the company’s industry-leading automated tow tractor features enhanced Smart Path technology, increasing the robotic fleet’s ability to comprehend and make decisions while safely and reliably moving material in dynamic, high-traffic facilities. Advances in Seegrid’s artificial intelligence allow Palion AMRs to see, understand and learn using the company’s proprietary vision system. The robotic fleet has been performing and reporting on tasks safely and productively for more than 5 million autonomous miles for leading brands in manufacturing, e-commerce and logistics sectors.
The new Palion Tow Tractor Series 8 features enhanced understanding of its path and surroundings, an extended field of view and a shorter clearance height while still managing a variety of cart train and payload tugging applications with a 10,000 pound maximum load capacity. Seegrid’s Smart Path algorithm leverages the company’s advanced computer vision technology and sensor fusion models, providing Palion AMRs with the unmatched ability to understand and learn, as well as perform and report on tasks safely and productively.