Mobile Platform for Aircraft Panel Assembly

Fori designed, built and integrated three automated guided vehicles (AGVs) for a U.S. based Aircraft component supplier. The (3) Aerospace AGVs are utilized for a panel assembly line. The AGVs supplied are responsible for transporting an automated drill & fill system down the assembly line. The AGVs are semi-automatic, requiring input from operators on the vehicles onboard HMI. The vehicle automatically guides, positions and levels in station before the drill & fill process begins.

  • Capacity: 30,000 lbs.
  • Max speed of 100 feet per minute
  • Magnetic bar guidance
  • +/- 5mm positioning repeatability
  • Auto-leveling system
  • High voltage power supply
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Siemens PLC based control system – no black box