An automated line can install multiple wheels
Markham , ON
2020 - PACE Award Finalist
What: 3D automated wheel installation solution
Innovation: Bluewrist vision solution software enables a vehicle assembly line to automate the wheel installation process, with two standard industrial robots installing wheels and tightening bolts in less than 60 seconds with 99.5 percent uptime reliability. In addition to saving an automaker approximately $1.1 million a year in labor costs per line, the system can accommodate multiple vehicle models and wheels on the same line.
First Customer: SAIC Motor Corp.