Best wishes for 2017!

christmas-card_2016Once again, 2016 has been a record year in terms of starting new projects with trustful partners and number of ANT® driven vehicles installed by our customers around the world!
2016 has also been a year of intense development with the release of our new ANT® localization+ product and the enhancement of our existing hardware and software solutions.
We really look forward to partnering with you in the year ahead and wish you a festive Holiday Season and a Happy New Year 2017 filled with prosperity and success!

FM das Logistik Magazine

FM das Logistik Magazine reports about the FTS-Fachtagung that took place on September 28 in Dortmund, where our CEO Nicola Tomatis participated to the debate “The future of AGVs – AGV of the future: what will bring us the next 10 years?”  (PDF, German)

Cleanfix wins again

ICE, Robo2_Cleanfixthe UK distributor for Cleanfix, has participated to the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards with the ANT®driven RA 660 Navi. Cleanfix’ product has been awarded as “groundbreaking technological innovation of the year“!

After the ISSA Interclean Innovation Award, Cleanfix therefore receives a second important recognition.


BlueBotics is part of the 20 most promising robotics providers

The business and technology magazine CIO Review has selected BlueBotics as one of the 20 most promising robotics solution providers 2016 for its game-changer product ANT®. (PDF, English)

Swiss Engineering RTS reports about Leo

The technical magazine Swiss Engineering reports about the successful collaboration between SITA and BlueBotics that resulted in the baggage drop robot called Leo. (PDF, French)

Automationspraxis article

Automationspraxis reports about BlueBotics in its special edition covering the AUTOMATICA trade fair. (PDF, German)

AUTOMATICA – trade fair for automation & mechatronics

AUTOMATICA 2016BlueBotics will participate to AUTOMATICA 2016 – the 7th international trade fair for automation & mechatronics – which will take place in Munich on June 21 to 24. The company will showcase the whole ANT® product line as well as the latest service robotics solutions resulting from the engineering services provided to customers to create new applications. We look forward welcoming you on our booth 311 in hall B4!

SITA’s baggage robot

SITA - LeoBlueBotics’ engineering services delivered the complete design and production of SITA‘s Leo baggage robot in less then four months. Leo is a fully autonomous, self-propelling baggage robot that has the capacity to check in, print bag tags and transport suitcases. Leo is now tested at the terminal 1 of Genève Aéroport and will be part of SITA’s showcase of technology at the 2016 Air Transport IT Summit taking place from 24-26 May in Barcelona.

Cleanfix wins the Amsterdam Innovation Award 2016

CleanfixCleanfix Award Winner won the Amsterdam Innovation Award 2016, which was discerned during the ISSA Interclean in Amsterdam. The RA660 Navi, an ANT driven scrubber dryer, was selected as winner in the “machines, accessories and components” category against the Taski/Intellibot Swingbot 755 and the Kärcher BRC 40/22 C. The award page also reports the jury’s comment: “The jury was particularly impressed with its navigation system, which uses laser, and its efficiency in mapping rooms, putting in place virtual walls, and ease of use for the operator. In summary, a robotic cleaning machine ready for the real world.” A great success for our ANT lite product and a deserved award for Cleanfix‘s RA660 Navi!

BlueBotics invited to the GEM open doors

GEMThe Groupement des Entreprise Multinationales (GEM) invites BlueBotics to present the innovation in the air transport industry together with SITA – the world leading technology supplier for airports – during the open days from June 6 to 13. The joint presentation of BlueBotics, Genève Aéroport and SITA lab will be held on June 6. The full program is available here as pdf.

We will give you some hot news about this innovation very soon. Stay tuned…

CeMAT – The world leading fair for intralogistics

CeMAT 2016 webBlueBotics is back to CeMAT, which will take place in Hannover from May 31 to June 3. The company will showcase the new ANT® localization+ – the best solution to retrofit lane following vehicles with natural features – , ANT® server – which includes advanced mission scheduling and traffic control – , mini™ – the ideal platform for your applications – , Cleanfix’ RA660 navi – the autonomous cleaning machine – , as well as several other vehicles moving on our stand J26 in hall 27.

We look forward welcoming you in Hannover!

Robotics & Automation News interviews CEO

The Robotics & Automation News magazine interviewed BlueBotics’ CEO Nicola Tomatis about the recent successes of the company. (PDF, English)

Press coverage

Following BlueBotics’ press release about the hundreds ANT® delivered around the world, as well as the existing and new references, the press has published several articles.

Tracking manual forklifts with ANT® localization

SEPAGSEP Logistik in Germany started a complete new application with ANT® localization to track manual forklifts.

Tracking manual forklifts allows improving many aspects of the logistics processes like:

  • Traceability of moved load
  • Optimization of flow
  • Safety aids for the driver
  • Analysis and statics

ANT® localization+

ANT localization+BlueBotics introduces ANT® localization+, the patent pending localization solution which emulates line following and tags. It offers a valid substitution to inductive wires, painted lines or magnetic tape for vehicle suppliers and represents an optimal retrofitting solution for existing installations permitting an ideal use of the available premises.

The benefits include a minimal integration effort, an easy and flexible industrial installation and the removal of all costly and heavy physical infrastructure represented by the wires, lines, tapes and tags.

If you want to know more, just contact us…

AGEFI reports about BlueBotics

The economic and financial journal AGEFI presents BlueBotics in the first page of its edition of March 9. (PDF, French)

Hundreds ANT® systems around the world

BlueBotics has delivered hundreds ANT® navigation systems around the world!

With its first mover status, BlueBotics provides a proven natural feature navigation, which is in operation since year 2009 in industrial logistics, hospital logistics and cleaning, and is now growing in new markets and countries.

Today, BlueBotics’ customers clearly recognize the value of the ANT® solution.

If you want the latest, most flexible and effective technology with the best records in term of installations and operation, ANT® is ready for you!

Hundreds ANT

New ANT® references

2016 Cimcorp - ADAM - smallToday, BlueBotics presents new references for ANT® in different markets and countries ranging from green tire handling with Cimcorp in Finland and North America, production logistics with Indumont in Switzerland, automotive with iROB in Turkey, Optimus Robotics in France and WEWO in the Netherlands, as well as cleanroom automation with MacPion in Korea.

LogiMAT 2016 – The largest intralogistics exhibition in Europe

BlueBotics will be at the LogiMAT, March 08-10, Stuttgart, hall 9 / booth 9D10 with many new references, a completely new application, and a world premiere product launch!

Stay tuned…

Usine Nouvelle reports about the 15 years of BlueBotics’ history

The French industrial magazine Usine Nouvelle reports about the 15 years of BlueBotics’ history. (PDF, French)