Storage Machines and WMS

Vertical Paternoster

  • 8th July 2015

Vertical Carousel (PATERNOSTER) – Description – Dexion Storage Machines and WMS

The Vertical Paternoster carousel storage machine is an excellent solution for storing goods in a small floor space and for optimising picking times. By enablment of the batch picking processes it is particulalry good at saving time. This rotating automated storage system saves floor space by providing efficient, height optimised storage.

Paternoster’s offer closed, safe storage and protect products from dust and light damage. Retrieval points can be set up on different floors and the faster product turnaround times offered by Paternosters mean that the warehouse picking operation can be reduced by as much as 60%.

The work environment is safe and ergonomic, as carriers are transported to the optimum working level.

A Paternoster carousel is the perfect system for storing many different types of goods. It offers rapid processing; the Paternoster will always takes the shortest route to the operator, as well as minimising the number of picking errors.

Vertical Carousel (PATERNOSTER) – Products – Dexion Storage Machines and WMS

A patternoster can offer

  • Fit more goods into the same space. Saving up to 70% on floor space.
  • Picking time only 15 seconds/row.
  • Reduces picking errors by two thirds.
  • Ideal for batch picking.
  • Combines reliable technology with decades of experience in global deliveries.
  • Low maintenance requirements but a good maintenance network.
  • Provides a safe, ergonomic work environment.
  • Is easy to integrate with many WMS solutions.
  • Prevents unauthorised use. Reduces losses.
  • Offers a separate durable an secure frame.
  • A well-lit picking opening that can be closed and secured electronically. Optionally, multiple picking openings on more than one floor level.
  • Guarantees the safety of both users and goods with a safety light curtain and photoelectric cells above and below the picking opening.
  • A control equipped with a graphical display and an alphanumeric keyboard.
  • Carrier dimensions suitable for most standard picking trays.

Vertical Carousel (PATERNOSTER) – Specifications – Dexion Storage Machines and WMS

Paternoster dimensions and statistics:

Carrier widths 2850 and 4100 mm

Carrier depths 420, 520 and 620 mm

Carrier capacity 600 kg max per carrier

Space between carriers: 201-493 mm

Total capacity: 15 600 kg maximum

Total widths: 3703 and 4953 mm

Total depth: 1836, 2036 and 2236 mm

Total height: 3040-14 890 mm

Electrical connection: 400 VAC

Motor output: 4 kW

Control system: PaC100

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