Jervis B Webb Company Ltd
Established in 1919, Jervis B. Webb has become a global leader in providing durable materials handling systems including Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Electric Monorail Systems (EMS), Power & Free Conveyors and Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS).
Our materials handling solutions are the centrepiece of for some of the most successful companies in the world. Jervis Webb is a now subsidiary of Daifuku Co. Ltd making it part of one of the largest materials handling companies in the world.
Jervis B. Webb is known for its innovative engineering and commitment to developing new technologies that improve the way materials are moved to increase productivity and lower operating cost.
Our recent technologies include SmartCart AGVs that move materials around a warehouse or manufacturing plant. Options include roller conveyors, counterbalanced forks and customised carriers. AGVs can be used can be used in a variety of ways to transport different types of material including pallets, racks, carts and containers.
AGVs are often found in manufacturing plants delivering materials from the warehouse to production lines, transporting work-in process, supplying packaging materials and moving finished goods to storage. AGVs can also be programmed to be fully integrated to automatically operate doors, lifts, etc.
The benefits you would expect from installing our AGV system are:
- ROI 6 to 12 months by reducing operating costs
- Increased productivity by improving efficiency
- Continuous 24 hour, 7 day operation
- Scalable to meet production demands
- Elimination of injuries, damage to property and products
- Cleaner and quieter operation compared with conventional conveyors
Jervis Webb power & free rivet-less chain conveyors are an ideal material handling choice for demanding environments. They offer high volume throughput, extreme durability, and rugged dependability and are simple to operate and maintain. In addition, they offer accumulation capability that provides flexibility for delivering products, and allows for production differentials, can add buffer areas between operations and integrate easily for automatic or semi-automatic loading and unloading.