A new robot with delicate human-like fingers, designed for warehouse applications, was today unveiled in the UK by Cambridge Consultants.
“Hank” was developed to “emulate human dexterity at the point of picking diverse individual items from larger containers”, a supply chain activity in which so far robots had not been able to replace humans.
Bruce Ackman, logistics commercial lead at Cambridge Consultants, explained: “The logistics industry relies heavily on human labour to …
The post Hank and his ‘human hands’ set to revolutionise warehouse operations appeared first on The Loadstar.
Source: The Loadstar