Ola to deploy ABB robotic options at mega-factory
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): India’s largest mobility platform Ola mentioned on Thursday it has chosen ABB as one among its key companions for robotics and automation options for its mega-factory in India that can roll out the much-anticipated Ola electrical scooter.
Ola’s scooter mega-factory billed to be the world’s largest is predicted to be prepared and operational within the coming months. The corporate will utilise ABB’s automation options in its manufacturing facility’s key manufacturing course of strains, together with its portray and welding strains, whereas the ABB robots shall be deployed extensively for the battery and motor meeting strains.
ABB robots shall be digitally built-in into Ola’s AI-enabled mega-factory to optimise robotic efficiency, productiveness and product high quality. The usage of ABB’s robots and automation options will guarantee distant digital connectivity and monitoring of the robots that can journey on Ola’s proprietary AI engine and tech stack.
“We’re delighted to deliver on board ABB, a world chief in robotics, machine automation and digital companies, as a key provider and companion for robotics and automation options that shall be deployed at our scooter mega-factory,” mentioned Bhavish Aggarwal, Chairman and Group CEO of Ola.
“We’re bringing in world experience and stitching up partnerships that can assist us construct out our manufacturing facility in document pace and roll-out the primary of our electrical scooters within the coming months,” he mentioned.
Sanjeev Sharma, Managing Director of ABB India and South Asia, mentioned the corporate’s built-in automation package deal with digital connectivity using on Ola’s AI platform shall be instrumental within the roll-out of world-class scooters for India and the remainder of the world.
“Elevated automation and robotics to make shop-floors safer, extra productive and of impeccable high quality will fast-track India’s transition to one of many main agile, self-reliant and high-tech manufacturing economies of the world,” he mentioned in an announcement.
Ola is constructing its mega-factory on Business 4.0 ideas and to be powered by its personal proprietary AI engine and tech stack that shall be deeply built-in into all its programs, constantly self-learning and optimising each side of the manufacturing course of.
It will present unprecedented management, automation and high quality to your complete operations, particularly with Ola’s implementation of cyber-physical and superior Web of All the things (IoE) programs.
With an preliminary annual capability of 20 lakh items, Ola’s mega-factory will create 10,000 jobs and function the corporate’s world manufacturing hub for each India and worldwide markets throughout Europe, United Kingdom, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand.
The mega-factory can be anticipated to be the nation’s most automated with about 5,000 robots and automatic guided autos in use as soon as the manufacturing facility is totally operational to its full capability. (ANI)