Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems (AS/RS)

New Storage System from Germany
Material Handling Equipment

New Storage System from Germany

IMHX 2010 preview information - 16th to 19th November 2010 - NEC Birmingham On show for the first time in the UK will be the KASTO Unitower C automated storage and retrieval system. Formerly intended for holding sheet metal as well as other items such as boxes, drums and pallets, the tower is now also available for storing bar and other long stock. It was first introduced in May this year at...

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Automated Storage/Retrieval Systems (AS/RS)

Combining Pick & Return Handling Processes Can Improve Efficiency and Profitability

Reverse logistics or returns can be found in virtually any manufacturing and distribution facility that ships to internal and external customers, making it crucial to have an efficient process in place. Combining picking and returns into one automated system can help warehousing organizations relieve handling costs, achieve greater productivity and improve customer service. Merchandise can be...

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Myth Busting: AS/RS's Are Only for High Rise Warehouses
Material Handling Equipment

Myth Busting: AS/RS's Are Only for High Rise Warehouses

Westfalia Technologies Installs AS/RS in Warehouses Only 20' High YORK, Pa., April 6, 2010 - A common misperception of Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) is that they are only for new, high rise buildings, when in fact AS/RS's are feasible and economical in existing low bay warehouses. With high density systems offering pallet storage 3, 4, or even up to 12 deep, these systems offer...

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Inventory Software

At NA 2010 Westfalia Technologies, Inc. and Kuka Systems Present: "Integration of AS/RS with High Speed Layer Picking - an Integrated Warehouse Logistics Solution"

Utilizing AS/RS Satellite® Technology, Robotic Palletizing, and WMS Together for Completely Integrated Warehouse Logistics YORK, Pa., - As companies are seeking to reap the benefits of a fully integrated supply chain, it is crucial to find partners who know how to bring all the facets of warehouse logistics to maximum efficiency. Westfalia Technologies, Inc. and KUKA Systems have just the...

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Gehl Foods, Inc. Selects Westfalia High Density Automated Storage & Retrieval System for Warehouse
Inventory Software

Gehl Foods, Inc. Selects Westfalia High Density Automated Storage & Retrieval System for Warehouse

High Density AS/RS to be Built Inside 22' High Building YORK, PA, January 26, 2010 - Gehl Foods, Inc. of Germantown, WI, has selected Westfalia Technologies, Inc. to design, build and install a High Density Automated Storage and Retrieval System (AS/RS) with Savanna.NET® Warehouse Management Software (WMS) in the company's 300,000 square foot warehouse. The building's height clearance of just...

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4th Generation Storage Retrieval Machine from Westfalia
Inventory Software

4th Generation Storage Retrieval Machine from Westfalia

Westfalia's Commitment to Innovation in AS/RS Continues Visit Westfalia at NA Booth 2140 YORK, Pa., January 28, 2010 - Westfalia Technologies, Inc. has developed its 4th generation Storage Retrieval Machine (SRM) for the unit load Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) market. Westfalia's fourth generation SRM design provides faster operation and longer life. Due to its sophisticated...

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Stanley Vidmar Unveils New Vertical Lift Brand
Miscellaneous Storage Equipment

Stanley Vidmar Unveils New Vertical Lift Brand

Automated storage and retrieval system manages up to 132,000 lbs. Allentown, Pa. (January 13, 2010) - To relaunch its vertical lift product offering and the array of benefits of using a high-density storage solution, Stanley Vidmar embarked on a rebranding effort for its vertical lift system. Now known as Vidmar Vertical, this automated storage and retrieval system can manage up to 132,000 lbs....

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Inventory Software

Doing More with Less

Productivity and Space improvements SmartMoves WX, Warehouse Execution software by Tech King Operations has been implemented by St Elizabeth Regional Health Services, Lafayette, IN to solve their productivity and space problems. Difficult choices Faced with a move to new facilities, St Elizabeth found 3 major difficulties o Their store room will be only half the previous size o The supplies...

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2nd Westfalia AS/RS for Mexican Food Producer Congelados del Valle Westfalia's Savanna.NET® Managing Both Facilities
Material Handling Equipment

2nd Westfalia AS/RS for Mexican Food Producer Congelados del Valle Westfalia's Savanna.NET® Managing Both Facilities

YORK, Pa., October 29, 2009 - Two years ago, in the summer of 2007, Congelados de la Hacienda celebrated the grand opening of its new frozen produce automated warehouse near Leon, Mexico. Repeating the 2007 project, Congelados again has recently contracted Westfalia Technologies, Inc to design, manufacture and install an Automated Storage & Retrieval System (AS/RS) and Savanna.NET®...

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Miscellaneous Storage Equipment

Using Automation Can Enhance Worker Productivity in Industrial Equipment Operations While Increasing Profitability

It is undeniable that productivity is crucial to keep industrial equipment businesses operating at their best during these troubling economic times. Recent studies have shown that investment in worker efficient technology, such as automation, helps drive a constant increase while providing a fast ROI. Implementing simple automated storage and retrieval systems is often the most cost effective way...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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