April 9, 2018 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Apr. 9, 2018 – Tompkins Robotics, a division of Tompkins International, and SI Systems have introduced the t-Sort unit and parcel sortation system, describing it as the world’s first portable automated sortation system.
Tompkins Robotics’ t-Sort robots combined with SI Systems’ broadest portfolio of Robotic A-Frame dispensing technologies aims to create optimized order flow, the parties say, noting that the solutions can be up and running in weeks and reconfigured throughout a shift. The systems are shipped ready to pick up to 36,000 units/hour with the ability to sort to thousands of destinations, they add.