CTU is a fully-automatic material-handling robot that consists of chassis, cargo shelves and pick system. It can handle several cargos at the same time to reduce extra trips, and the narrow body design allows it to move through narrow aisles. Thanks to a laser-based obstacle avoidance system, collision bars, emergency stop and audio alarm, the robot can also be employed in locations with workers. It provides a user-friendly interface for manual operation.
Statement by the Jury
The material-handling robot CTU combines a compact design with handy features and thus is suitable for a multitude of storage uses.