Finished Vehicle Logistics explores the automation of logistics in the car manufacturing industry. serva is the first company to assist auto manufacturers in automating finished vehicle logistics (FVL) with its RAY™ robot. serva's move into the FVL industry expands its markets into an industry outside of parking. A first for any automated parking company.
Wall Street Journal's Scott McCarthy explores the airport of the future and features serva North America's and serva transport system's automated parking project at Düsseldorf International Airport. The first robotic parking system at a major airport, is increased capacity of an existing parking garage by 34% by converting one section of the garage into an automated valet.
Audi recently released information on serva transport systems' pilot project at Audi's Ingolstadt plant. In the pilot phase, two robots independently transport cars from production to an interim storage area. From there, these driverless transport systems with the name “RAY” later place the sorted Audi models into position according to their shipping destinations, so that logistics employees can load them onto railway cars. This is the first implementation of serva's automated parking system in a manufacturing facility.