As a recognized sensor partner for the factory automation sector, Hokuyo's portfolio of product technologies encompass time-of-flight laser measurement, 2D and 3D LiDAR, and optical data transmission. For applications involving autonomous mobile robot guidance, weld-cell monitoring, material handling or wafer fabrication, our sensors enable a high degree of flexibility designed to match our customer requirements.
With the demand for greater automation in warehousing, ports and terminals through mobile material transport systems (AMRs, AGVs, RTGs) and overhead/gantry cranes, Hokuyo provides a broad range of sensors to improve performance, safety and increase overall efficiency. Whether the application uses fork-lifts, AS/RS, driverless or partially autonomous vehicles, our sensors are employed for navigation, positioning, measurement, obstacle detection, optical data transmission and safety.
The demand for sensors in the process industries is driven by production plants wanting to increase automation, improve product quality, enhance plant safety and improve energy and resource efficiencies. From monitoring industrial vehicles on mine sites for collision protection to detecting material flow in steel making, Hokuyo offers a wide range of sensors to ensure efficient and safe production and trouble-free processing.