Audi AG placed a new order at AFT Förderanlagen Bautzen for the Audi plant in Ingolstadt.
AFT Bautzen will supply the material handling system for the final assembly line for the new Audi A3, which will be launched to the market next year. The existing assembly line for the Audi A3 will be renewed with innovative technology from AFT Bautzen. The new order covers the development and delivery of 66 large assembly platforms with integrated lifting technology. The new platforms are lifting the vehicles at every working station to the correct ergonomic height of each worker. Further on the existing propulsion technology of the assembly line will be replaced by a new modern economic propulsion principle. Four new vertical conveyers with divided stroke slides are part of the order as well as the installation in the end and beginning of the assembly line.