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January 15, 2018 Vanderlande joins pioneering robotics research project

Vanderlande has joined the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and other partners to develop industrial robots that will operate with increased independence and autonomy. The project – called FAST (new Frontiers in Autonomous Systems Technology) – aims to develop mobile robots with increased flexibility, which allows them to function more effectively in environments that undergo frequent change.

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Category: Corporate

December 18, 2017 Sofas showcase circular opportunities

As a socially responsible organisation, Vanderlande is continually exploring innovative ways to integrate sustainable practices into our business model. Such opportunities can sometimes come in the most surprising of places and the reimagining of our depreciated baggage carriers proved to be just that.

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Category: Corporate

November 20, 2017 Vanderlande invests in Smart Robotics platform technology

Vanderlande has announced that it will obtain a minority shareholder interest in the robotics development company Smart Robotics, which is based in Best near Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The investment will create a focus on robotic technology development for logistic purposes, through a joint research and development (R&D) multi-year programme, and commitment through co-ownership.

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Category: Corporate

June 30, 2017 Vanderlande acquires Canadian software company Optosecurity

After working closely together for several years, Vanderlande has acquired the Canadian software company Optosecurity as of 29 June 2017. The acquisition further strengthens Vanderlande’s integrated portfolio of solutions and position as the market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports.

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Category: Corporate, Airports

June 29, 2017 Vanderlande opens new Manufacturing and Distribution Center in USA

Vanderlande is pleased to announce the launch of its new Manufacturing and Distribution Center in Georgia (GA), USA. The grand opening took place on Wednesday 28 June, although the facility has been fully operational since Monday 19 June.

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Category: Corporate