SweTree Technologies AB places a follow-up order on Unibap regarding optimization, integration and completion of their system for quality inspection of somatic embryos for the forest industry. The order is a continuation of completed design and construction work carried out during 2020 with press releases communicated in April and November 2020. The follow-on order value is approximately SEK 1,430,000 and the delivery will be carried out during spring 2021.
The automation solution that is delivered includes continued design and development of a complete pilot production cell based on the company's capability modules for robotic sorting and quality inspection for automated high-volume production. SweTree intends to commission the pilot plant in 2021 and use the results to decide on an investment for a full-scale commercial plant for 20 million spruce seedlings per year.
- We are very pleased that SweTree continues to give us the confidence to deliver the intelligent automation solution of the future for the Swedish forest industry and, by extension, the global market. Our technology works well for high volume picking and sorting as well as quality control in bioeconomy. It is a good example how our artificial operator capabilities from our product intelligent vision platform (IVP) also work in biotech, says Dr. Fredrik Bruhn, CEO
SweTree Technologies AB is a development and innovation company in forest biotechnology owned by Stora Enso, Kempestiftelserna, Sveaskog, RuAsset, Holmen and the holding company Woodheads AB with researchers from Sweden's Agricultural University (SLU), Umeå University, Uppsala University, Stockholm University and Royal Swedish University. KTH).
Unibap is required to disclose this information under the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication December 28 2020 at 11:00 CET.
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Dr. Fredrik Bruhn
+46 707 83 32 15
Unibap is a high-tech company that aims to automate and streamline industries on earth as well as in space. With smart solutions based on AI and robotics, we want to increase quality and productivity for our customers while eliminating dangerous tasks that today are performed manually. Unibap strives to have a positive impact on both society and the environment. The company's Quality Management System is certified according to SS-EN ISO 9001:2015. The company is listed at Nasdaq First North Growth Market.
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