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Labor Productivity Improvements from Mobile Robot

A Singaporean company in the semiconductor industry is looking for ways to optimize workforce productivity and reducing human errors. OMRON’s Mobile Robot proved to be the right choice.

Location:

Singapore


Industry:

Semiconductor


Products:

Semiconductor wafers


Customer Challenge:

Improve productivity by providing more predictable delivery times and reducing human errors. Optimize the workforce and redeploy workers to higher-value tasks.


Application:

60+ LD robots integrated with handlers used for intra-bay loading and inter-bay transfer. Robots carry pods from one machine tool to another and move works-in-progress to various process areas within the fab. They have been running 24/7 since 2013.


OMRON Equipment

OMRON LD-90 mobile robots.


Why OMRON Was Choosen:

Customer explored AGVs but preferred OMRON AMRs because of flexible navigation and ease of installation, as well as LD’s cleanroom rating.


Impact:

GlobalFoundries improved labor productivity by more than 5%, a big jump in Singapore’s productive semiconductor industry.

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