Automated parking systems

Skyline Parking: fully automated vehicle parking and retrieval within one minute

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With the construction of the most advanced car tower in Switzerland, the Züri West car dealership in Schlieren can now offer its customers a very special shopping experience. At the press of a button, the vehicles appear in the showroom within a single minute, are delivered when purchased and are always shiny and clean thanks to the integrated washing facility. The centerpiece is a fully automated robotic lift, equipped with sensors from SICK. Continue reading

Distance sensors | Measuring

Holcim cement plant: Distance sensors always know where “Louise” is

Holcim Cement

“Louise” has an important job in the cement plant Holcim in Siggenthal, Switzerland. She is a bunker discharger in such a way as to achieve optimum discharge of limestone and marl as well as even charging of the grinding gear. Until now, a staff member had to go into the facility to determine the exact position of “Lousie”. But nowadays distance sensors from SICK are able to detect the position and apply corrections to the plant control quickly. Continue reading