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Test & Measurement

Sky-Trax Announces Issuance of First US Patent

Patent covers the method, apparatus, and system used in Sky-Trax and Total-Trax® Solutions for determining position and rotational orientation of an object in a predefined space. New Castle, Delaware -- Sky-Trax Incorporated (Sky-Trax) announced today the issuance by the US Patent Office of their first patent, covering the method and devices used for determining position and rotational...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sky-Trax and Amerden AGVS Demonstrate First Guided Vehicle Using Sky-Trax Indoor Positioning Sensor

Development focused on Centrally Controlled Vehicle (CCV) solutions Lincolnshire, IL, September 17, 2008 - This morning, Sky-Trax Inc. announced the successful demonstration of its patent-pending Indoor Positioning Sensor (IPS) used for navigation of an Automatic Guided Vehicle (AGV). Working with Amerden AGVS at their facility in St. Augustine, FL, an automated vehicle originally designed to use...

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Optical Sensors feature cold storage exposure rating.
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Optical Sensors feature cold storage exposure rating.

Capable of operation in areas of dust, moisture, and in climate controlled areas with large temperature variations, Sigma Series Optical Position Sensors and Optical Label Readers are engineered for harsh environments. They come with environmentally sealed case for dust and water protection, optional heater for temperature stabilization, and condensation protected window rated for use in cold...

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Test & Measurement

Material Handling Solution automates inventory tracking.

Total-Trax(TM) is capable of capturing exact pallet location and identification, vehicle location, and warehouse assets location as well as full path tracking. Offering within-inch accuracy, solution automatically tracks mobile assets and inventory indoors without any human operator involvement. This lends to operation productivity gains, fleet operation visibility, driver accountability, safety,...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Data Collection System utilizes image processing technology.

Skan-Free(TM) automatic data collection system features sensor that can read bar code in any orientation placed anywhere on face of pallet load. Mounted to front of any forklift, Optical Label Reader decodes bar code information, which is then output to on-board computer or wireless radio. System allows drivers to stay in vehicle cab at all times, eliminating potential hazards of dismounting.

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Module offers mobile network for industrial vehicles.

Designed as computing and connectivity module, Sky-Box(TM) provides power to all aftermarket additions to forklifts, AGVs, or other industrial vehicles. It also has ability to receive transactional and/or location data from onboard sensors or transaction tools. Internal computer gathers sensor data several times/sec, revealing vehicle location, load ID recorded, and transaction data collected...

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Material Handling & Storage

Sky-Trax Releases of Their Newest Product: the Sky-Trax Pallet Detector

Sky-Trax NEW Product Announcement New Castle, Delaware, October 15, 2007 Sky-Trax, Inc. is pleased to announce the commercial release of the Sky-Trax Pallet Detector(TM). Designed to provide an electronic signal indicating pallet acquisition on board forklift trucks, it will be used primarily by automated systems requiring digital "LOAD ON-BOARD" and "NO LOAD ON-BOARD" verification. The Pallet...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Height Sensor determines height of lift truck's forks.

Suited for on-board data collection, inventory management, and other automation systems, Sky-Trax Lift Height Sensor(TM) HS-1C determines height levels from 0-30 ft from floor with accuracy better than ±2 in. throughout range. Unit also provides stable mast height determination within 1 sec at any time. With optional USB interface module and software, sensor can capture lift height data on...

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Material Handling & Storage

Sky-Trax Is Proud to Introduce a New Innovative Design In Pallet Detection: The Sky-Trax Pallet Detector PD-1C

Sleek, rugged and reliable, the Sky-Trax Pallet Detector PD-1C utilizes optical sensing for rapid detection of unit loads on forklift trucks. Alert operators of forklift LOAD and NO LOAD conditions for on-board data collection, inventory management, and other automation systems. Increase safety and fleet efficiency with instantaneous indication of load-on-board notification for forklift...

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Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Detector provides load indication on forklifts.

Model PD-1C Pallet Detector(TM) utilizes optoelectronic devices for sensing of LOAD and NO LOAD conditions on-board forklift trucks. With low power consumption and heavy-duty SS construction, it offers adjustable sensitivity and ON/OFF trigger points for repeatable placement of loads on forklifts. System assures drivers correct pallet placement on forks where pallet and fork visibility is...

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Test & Measurement

Sky-Trax Announces Issuance of First US Patent

Patent covers the method, apparatus, and system used in Sky-Trax and Total-Trax® Solutions for determining position and rotational orientation of an object in a predefined space. New Castle, Delaware -- Sky-Trax Incorporated (Sky-Trax) announced today the issuance by the US Patent Office of their first patent, covering the method and devices used for determining position and rotational...

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People in the News

Sky-Trax Names Michael B. Kinnard Sky-Trax Chief Executive Officer

Brings 20+ years of experience in logistics, transportation, business development and client relationship management to Sky-Trax. New Castle, Delaware, October 14, 2010 - Sky-Trax Inc. (Sky-Trax) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael B. Kinnard as Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Kinnard will direct the execution of business, sales and marketing plans and provide executive leadership to...

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Company News

Sky-Trax and GENCO Named First-Runner up for  Supply Chain Innovations Award

Partners chosen from more than 40 Innovation Award submissions Denver, CO - October 8, 2008 - Sky-Trax Inc. and GENCO Supply Chain Solutions today were named first-runner up for the 2008 Supply Chain Innovations Award at the 2008 CSCMP Global Conference in Denver, Colorado. The award, established in 2005 by the CSCMP's Research Strategies Committee and Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sky-Trax and Amerden AGVS Demonstrate First Guided Vehicle Using Sky-Trax Indoor Positioning Sensor

Development focused on Centrally Controlled Vehicle (CCV) solutions Lincolnshire, IL, September 17, 2008 - This morning, Sky-Trax Inc. announced the successful demonstration of its patent-pending Indoor Positioning Sensor (IPS) used for navigation of an Automatic Guided Vehicle (AGV). Working with Amerden AGVS at their facility in St. Augustine, FL, an automated vehicle originally designed to use...

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Company News

Sky-Trax Partners with Control Solutions, Inc.

Sky-Trax, Inc. Announces Value Added Reseller Partnership with Control Solutions, Inc. New Castle, Delaware, July 22, 2008 Sky-Trax Inc. is pleased to announce its newest Premier Partner and Value Added Reseller (VAR), Control Solutions, Inc. Sky-Trax, a technology company specializing in optical technology for tracking vehicles and assets inside warehouses, and Control Solutions, a complete...

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Company News

Sky-Trax Partners with Glenvale Technology, Inc.

Sky-Trax Announces Value Added Reseller Partnership with Glenvale Technology, Inc. Toronto, Canada New Castle, Delaware, August 5, 2008 Sky-Trax Inc. is pleased to announce its newest Premier Partner and Value Added Reseller (VAR), Glenvale Technology, Inc. Sky-Trax, a technology company specializing in optical technology for tracking vehicles and assets inside warehouses, and Glenvale...

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Company News

Sky-Trax Partners with Götting KG

Sky-Trax Announces Value Added Reseller Partnership with GÃ-¶tting KG of Röddensen, Germany New Castle, Delaware, July 8, 2008 Sky-Trax Inc. is pleased to announce its newest Premier Partner and Value Added Reseller (VAR), Götting KG. Sky-Trax, a technology company specializing in optical technology for tracking vehicles and assets inside warehouses, and Götting KG, a...

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Company News

Sky-Trax Partners with BaxTek Solutions Inc.

Sky-Trax, Inc. announces its Value Added Reseller partnership with BaxTek Solutions Inc. New Castle, Delaware, June 11, 2008 Sky-Trax Inc. is pleased to announce its newest Premier Partner and Value Added Reseller (VAR), BaxTek Solutions Inc. Sky-Trax, a technology company specializing in optical technology for tracking vehicles and assets inside warehouses, and BaxTek Solutions, a complete...

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Optical Sensors feature cold storage exposure rating.
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Optical Sensors feature cold storage exposure rating.

Capable of operation in areas of dust, moisture, and in climate controlled areas with large temperature variations, Sigma Series Optical Position Sensors and Optical Label Readers are engineered for harsh environments. They come with environmentally sealed case for dust and water protection, optional heater for temperature stabilization, and condensation protected window rated for use in cold...

Read More »
Test & Measurement

Material Handling Solution automates inventory tracking.

Total-Trax(TM) is capable of capturing exact pallet location and identification, vehicle location, and warehouse assets location as well as full path tracking. Offering within-inch accuracy, solution automatically tracks mobile assets and inventory indoors without any human operator involvement. This lends to operation productivity gains, fleet operation visibility, driver accountability, safety,...

Read More »

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