Safe operation for large-format printers

Printing in high speed and collision-free


Greater cost-effectiveness through increased productivity – swissQprint is setting a new benchmark with its new Nyala 2 large-format printer. This is also made possible by the machine’s smart safety concept, into which SICK’s miniTwin2 safety light curtains are integrated, guaranteeing collision-free operation of the print head cartridge. Continue reading

storage and conveyor | protecting

Accident-free in the warehouse: Safety laser scanners monitor pallet shuttles’ travel path at STILL


Time and space are money. This is why it is of special importance in intralogistics to make best use of the warehouse space available.  The STILL GmbH is a producer of forklift trucks and intralogistics systems. For an optimal usage of storage space they offer the semi-automatic storage system “STILLPalletShuttle“. In terms of safety technology in fully automatic operation of the storage sys­tem STILL uses safety laser scanners from SICK. Continue reading

Port safety

Anti-collision systems ensure fail-safe operation of container terminals at DP World


Container terminals operate on a 24/7 basis, so the demand on availability is extremely high. Collisions involving the boom of ship-to-shore cranes and ships pose the greatest risk in daily operations. In order to offer its customers uninterrupted operations DP World, one of the leading container handling company, has decided to equip the expansion of its Jebel Ali facility in Dubai with anti-collision systems from SICK. Continue reading