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Identification solutions for picking potted plants

Fully-automatic watering systems, placing robots for the potted plants, climate computers for perfect ambient conditions or picking of different plant types. The flower industry now uses automated high-tech solutions. A gardener with a spade and hose is a thing of the past. This is also the case in...

Smart: sensors control garbage disposal

A garbage truck driver is faced with challenges on a daily basis, including illegally parked cars, narrow roads, irritated motorists, heat, cold, and thunderstorms. It does not have to be like this any longer. The new smart garbage collection truck used in Asti, Northern Italy, makes life easier for...

Sensors for smart mobile machines

The rapid pace of progress in electronics and sensor technology is determining the level of innovation in mobile machines today. The manufacturers and users of agricultural and forestry, construction and mining machines as well as special and municipal vehicles are harnessing the potential of...

Caution on the apron

Multimillion-dollar damage that occurs during aircraft ground handling leads to high insurance payouts every year. As a result, ground handling services are encumbered with higher insurance premiums. In order to avoid damage, Lufthansa LEOS GmbH relies on SICK’s experience in laser scanners when...

Port of Tallinn moves to automated traffic flow management

The Old City Harbor of Tallinn is one of the busiest on the Baltic Sea. The wish to control the steadily increasing traffic volume and to improve the experience for passengers has prompted the port operator Port of Tallinn to install an automated traffic management system that includes SICK...

Continuous baggage tracking

Delayed, damaged or lost baggage is more than just a nuisance. It reduces customer satisfaction and constantly generates costs. The IATA Resolution 753, which will soon come into force, is to change all this – with the ambitious aim of an accurate inventory of baggage by monitoring the acquisition...

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