APT Manufacturing Solutions Now Authorized for Pick Tool Projects

April 15, 2018

HICKSVILLE – APT Manufacturing Solutions was recently authorized for “Pick Tool” projects by FANUC Robotics to handle high speed picking and placing projects.

“This recognition deepens our understanding and experience in material handling, specifically in the food and pharmaceutical markets. APT has committed meet customer expectations in these markets in order to continue to grow American manufacturing. We continue to widen the gap in levels of robot integrators, and are now recognized as a true machine builder that large-scale manufacturing can call upon as a reliable supplier. I am pleased to see continual development like this in our product offerings”, said Anthony Nighswander, President of APT Manufacturing Solutions.

FANUC iRPickTool visual line tracking technology significantly enhances productivity by providing single or multiple robots with the ability to identify and pick and place items on a moving conveyor belt. Capable of supporting any variety of system layouts, this intelligent visual line tracking solution can be applied flexibly and infinitely customized to suit your own specific needs. A wide range of features including advanced queue management, support for iRVision, buffering and tray functionality provide you with even more options. iRPickTool visual line tracking is also easy to set up and adapt using iRPickPRO, FANUC ROBOGUIDE’s dedicated software for simulating, testing and validating visual tracking systems involving multiple robots.

APT Manufacturing Solutions, founded in 1996, specializes in solving problems for manufacturers. It is among the largest machine shops in the area, as well as welding and fabrication. APT serves leading manufacturers with custom designed and built gauges, along with custom machines, packaging equipment, and full assembly lines. APT is an authorized FANUC robot integrator, the leading robot manufacturer in the world. It serves a wide range of customers in the automotive, food, pharmaceutical, firearms, aerospace, and furniture industries.