Launch of the product which puts the company on the market: package weighing and labelling systems in the packing area.
Development of Antara monitoring systems.
Nortech Plant, brought out in response to plant engineering needs connected to the first two products, constantly follows the evolution of the Group developing onto the market of internal handling lines.
Patent of the first automatic printing and labelling system based on market printers, a solution which is to become a standard.
Innovation, research and development are the ingredients for the first warehouse operative management system using radio frequency terminals, based on a personal computer which utilizes UHF radio.
Rotfil: a patented yarn sensor for ring spinning frames based on Hall effect. Spindle-spindle control systems are created, for monitoring production, breakage and (slipping) quality.
Easystor, the warehouse operative management, gives rise to a version for AS/400, which meets specific market demands.
Incas Bologna is established, the first operational branch, with the aim of developing vertical solutions for shipping management and monitoring and territorial support to the plants in the area.
In Barcelona, Incas España is set up with the mission to develop the Iberian market. It crowns a course begun in 1991, which initially addressed the textile sector.
Development and implementation of Sortech, a very simple, efficient linear sorting system.
Tavex Algodonera s.a., a Spanish textile company, gives Incas control of production installing an integrated system of inspection, cut optimization, packaging, storage and shipment of textiles.
Quick Pick, a light guided picking management system is developed on the base of powerline data communication: only two wires for power and signals.
The wireless versions of DATRF monitoring terminals and DATmobile vehicle mount RFcan terminal for warehouse operative management are available. New and high performance Print/Apply ICASET4 and ICATECH. Nortech is the national leader in internal handling and solutions for order execution. Incas Bologna is solidly growing in transport management for organized distribution.
Incorporation of Nortech impianti in Incas S.p.A. From the merger comes the brand Incas – Supply chain automation.
Incorporation of Incas Bologna. The integration of the group is complete, bringing INCAS to the level of one of the leading companies in the Supply Chain Automation sector.
First installation of Logistic M.E.S., a complete suite of hardware and software for just in time manufacturing production management, with the implementation of a Quick&Lean strategy simply and gradually.
Complete systems for order execution (L’Erbolario), production logistics management (Sirman) and production control (Tellure Rota), automatic warehouses (Barcella): Incas is now a global player.
Evolution continues with the introduction of increasingly performing hardware devices: i-DAT 2 is an onboard industrial terminal for field data collection and for interfacing with operators. Equipped with colour touch screen display and with the most advanced electro-magnetic protection, it allows reliable operating in the most common industrial environments, inserted in a Lan Ethernet or Wi-Fi connected to the company network.
In 2014, Incas confirms again its position as leading player in the implementation of highly automated warehouses: the A.V.E.N. plant, the centralized ASL (Italian National Health Service) warehouse (in Modena, Parma, Piacenza and Reggio Emilia and Transmec-Cellularline in Campogalliano) are some of the important installations made.
Realization of automatic warehouse using shuttle and multilevel shuttle
FCA chooses Incas for automation at the Termoli plant
Realization of automatic warehouse using AGV