Wheel.me to automate Hydro Magnor plant with smart wheels

Wheel.me and Hydro Extrusion Norway announce entering into an agreement to deploy wheel.me Genius, the world’s first autonomous wheel, in Hydro´s extrusion plant located in Magnor, Norway.

Hydro, a leading aluminium and energy company, has around 140 production sites and offices in 40 countries. With the company committed to a sustainable future, Hydro Extrusions serves customers in all industries from automotive and mass transportation to building and construction, electronics, offshore and maritime.

“We have invited wheel.me to help us to increase the efficiency and flexibility in our indoor material handling processes, but to also improve the work environment for our employees. We see great benefits and lots of opportunities when onboarding wheel.me technology in our plant”, said Olav Schulstad, Production Manager at Hydro Extrusions.

"We have partnered up with Hydro to understand the needs in the workflows and how our robots can help. We are very excited to continue working with such a great global company”, said Daniel Hessen, Chief Commercial Officer at wheel.me.

Wheel.Me - (Oslo, Norway) - is a robotics and IoT company that helps people improve the way they live and work by enabling anything indoors to move effortlessly on smart wheels.

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