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Automated guided vehicles (AGVS)

Joferi, Ahmad Firdhaus and Sulong, Rosfaziana and Khaled, Nadia Husna and Yusof, Nur Syafawati and Rajemi, Mohamad Farizal (2013) Automated guided vehicles (AGVS). In: Simposium Pengurusan Teknologi, Operasi & Logistik (SIPTIK IV), 14-16 Mei 2013, Foyer Perpustakaan Sultanah Bahiyah UUM.

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This study is about material handling system, AGV robot. AGVs are material handling system that used automated vehicles which are programmed to move materials or goods.This study focus on; concept and operation of AGV; AGVs contribution in productivity and flexibility of the operations; importance of AGVs in the industry; disadvantages and advantages of AGVs. Concepts that are applied in AGVs operation are Just in Time (JIT) and Kaizen.AGVs operations involved are sensing system; magnet tape and AGV routing. AGV is a machine that really helps not only in manufacturing industry, but also in services industry.They can improve the production line, reduce overall cost of production, increase employee satisfaction, and maintain employee motivation all at the same time. AGVs also can maintain quality and reduce labor cost.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Penyunting Fadhilah Mat Yamin, Noorulsadiqin Azbiya Yaacob, Chong Khai Lin, Faizatul Akmar Abdul Nifa & Suria Musa. e-ISBN 978-983-2078-77-7 Anjuran Pusat Pengajian Pengurusan Teknologi dan Logistik (STML) dengan kerjasama Pusat Kerjasama Universiti-Industri (CUIC) Diterbitkan oleh: Universiti Utara Malaysia 06010 UUM Sintok, Kedah MALAYSIA
Uncontrolled Keywords: Material Handling system, AGV sensing system, AGV operation, carry mouse AGV, Hybrid AGV
Subjects: T Technology > TL Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Dr. Mohamad Farizal Rajemi
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2014 07:22
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2017 08:31

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