Vanderlande Industries was recently awarded the contract for a new sorting system for Posten Norge AS (Norway Post).
Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (ASRS)
An Automated Storage and Retrieval System (AS/RS) refers to a variety of computer-controlled methods for automatically depositing and retrieving loads to and from defined storage locations within manufacturing, warehousing and distribution environments. They are compact machines that utilise the unused high level space of a plant or warehouse for the storage of products. Items can be placed in specific locations either on pallets, trays or hanging from bars and can be accessed very easily. They are used to automatically to retrieve and put away products and can operate within a very narrow high space.
Apr 18, 2012 Comments (0)
Steve Richmond, director of Jungheinrich UK's Systems and Projects Division, considers reasons for the growing interest in very narrow aisle (VNA) storage systems and describes developments in automated VNA technology.
Apr 10, 2012 Comments (0)
Vanderlande Industries has provided an automated sorting system at the new regional hub built by TNT Express in Hong Kong to improve its operations in the Pearl River Delta area (South China).
Apr 10, 2012 Comments (0)
contract with supermarket chain Asda, to deliver an automated goods-to-man materials handling solution called AutoStore.
Mar 29, 2012 Comments (0)
European Conveyor Systems (ECS) has played a major role in a 2.5 million project to expand warehousing facilities for fashion retailer Boden in Leicester, from which 12,500 parcels a day are currently despatched to customers.
Mar 14, 2012 Comments (0)
Vanderlande Industries is currently exhibiting its new Quickstore Microshuttle an extension to the Quickstore range of shuttles, miniloads and load handling devices at LogiMAT 2012 (Stuttgart, Germany, 13 15 March).
Mar 13, 2012 Comments (0)
Swisslog has nominated top manager Rudolf Weber for election to the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 18 April 2012.
Mar 06, 2012 Comments (0)
Harrods has appointed SSI Schaefer to fit-out its new distribution centre in Thatcham, Newbury. The luxury retailer is currently relocating its entire warehouse operations to Berkshire from its existing site in Osterley, West London.
Feb 29, 2012 Comments (0)
Three contracts totalling 500,000 completed by Pro-Dek Storage Systems have provided nearly seven miles of storage as part of a major expansion programme by Righton Ltd, the UK independent metal and plastics stockholder.
Feb 28, 2012 Comments (0)
With its continued business success, Gehl Foods Inc., of Germantown, WI, needed to find a way to meet its expanding order processing and warehouse storage needs within the confines of their existing 22' high building.