PRLog - Oct. 16, 2012 - CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Transbotics Corporation hosted its inaugural educational luncheon on September 28th with students from a First Robotics Competition Team (FRC) and a First Lego League Team (FLL). NC FIRST is a 501c3 nonprofit organization created to inspire youth to pursue further studies and careers in science and technology and to help students acquire the knowledge and skills needed to compete in the technologically driven global economy.
The event started with an introduction by Transbotics Board Member and former NBC and CBS basketball sportscaster Billy Packer. The event proceeded to the description of Laser Guided Vehicles and Automated Guided Carts. The educational portion consisted of informing the children about all aspects in designing and implementing the products in various industries and environments. The teams also witnessed live demonstrations of the various vehicles. An enthusiastic Mr. Packer said, “It was very fruitful to watch these young kids entertained and curious about the future. Their intense attitude, regardless of age, was a sight to see. The future is in great shape with kids like these looking forward!” The event closed with Mr. Packer encouraging the kids to continue learning, building and creating as they broke for lunch.
For 35 years, Transbotics Corporation has specialized in the design, development, installation and support of automation solutions with an emphasis on AGVs and AGCs. The company is a complete automation solutions integrator. Transbotics manufactures, installs, and supports various automation technologies, including AGVs, AGCs, KUKA robots, conveyors, batteries, chargers, motors, and other related products.
Transbotics provides unique automation solutions to a variety of industries, including automotive (tier one supplier), aerospace and defense, food and beverage, paper and allied products, newsprint and publishing, entertainment, microelectronics, plastics and primary metals. Transbotics’