Short description of the organisation
EUROIMPIANTI S.p.A., incorporated in 1973, became rapidly successful among the producers of integrated end line automation systems with its registered brand Skilled®.
EUROIMPIANTI’s headquarter is located in Schio (Vicenza), in the heart of an area with one of the highest densities of industry in Europe. Its significant positioning on the international market can be clearly seen in the approximately 1.500 systems installed on 5 continents and by the trusted network of agents and distributors in over 30 countries.
The customer’s satisfaction is guaranteed by a single source of responsibility for design, product, commissioning and customer service. The quality of EUROIMPIANTI products, which bear the CE mark, and the policy of customer satisfaction can be found in the Quality Certification according to the UNI EN ISO 9001/2008 standards obtained in 1996.
In 2008, EUROIMPIANTI, to expand its presence in North America, acquired C&D Robotics Inc., a Texas company leader for more than 40 years in the production of robotics systems for packaging, handling, palletizing and distribution. The company has currently 39 employees.
Role in the project and main tasks
EURORIM will be the leader of the Work package 8 “testing and validation of methods for the cooperation of multiple mobile vehicles” and particularly of the task “Distributed Autonomous Warehousing Management”. Furthermore, EUROIM also has significant role in the Exploitation aspects of WP9 and also in the industrial part of the WP10 on Training Activities and Assessment of best Practices.
Relevant previous experience
EUROIMPIANTI designs and produces:
- Automatic palletising systems based on its Skilled® robots.
- Logistic systems with Skilled® Laser Guided Vehicles (LGV).
- Automatic Truck Loading (ATL) systems by Skilled® LGV.
- Turn-key integrated end line systems combining palletising solutions with logistic applications.
The above products are directly related to warehousing systems to be researched and developed in the EC-SAFEMOBIL Project.
EUROIMPIANTI have been participating in several research and development projects on industrial robots including warehouse automatic guided vehicles (fork lift AGV), warehouse AGV traffic management with dynamic routing, anthropomorphic robot with heavy payload for automatic palletizing, position estimation and navigation of warehouse AGV inside trucks..The results of these projects are currently included on EUROIMPIANTI commercial product lines (Skilled® robots and Skilled® LGV).