Due to increasing sales and necessity to improve the efficiency of logistic process, the factory in Bielsko-Biała implemented an automated order completing system. System consists of six TwinTower® automated racks, equipped in totally 108 shelves, adopted to store pallets with 7 m long profiles. Loading and unloading is executed in access windows incorporated into the body of the rack, in its opposite sides. On the loading side, shelves are filled, with use of multi-directional side-loaders, with stock of profiles necessary to carry out the production plan. On the unloading side, production employees, without necessary to use the forklift, collect selected types of profiles. Windows contains mechanism tilting the shelf to make the unloading process more comfortable and ergonomic. In order to make the work more safe and ergonomic, racks are equipped with automatic door, closing access to internal column, where the elevator moves shelves with selected profiles.
|Column height||9580 [mm]|
|Tray length||7300 [mm]|
|Tray width||700 [mm]|
|Tray load capacity||1000 [kg]|
|Number of trays||18|
|Total load capacity||18 000 [kg]|
Film showing functioning of TwinTower® system used to store aluminium profiles in the Aluprof S.A. company.