Operation of the basic pouch sortation
system is straightforward.
Butler-MacDonald uses a combination of electrostatics and color sortation
(with equipment from Satake USA) to recover scrap from auto instrument panels, door panels, and side mirrors.
We had slippage in other parts of our facility, with racks and trucks, but the sortation
system was something we never had to worry about.
TIPAX selected BEUMER Group for their high quality, reliability, and know-how which have been acquired from deploying more than 1,400 sortation
The remaining inventory is sent to one of three processing areas: A tilt-tray sortation
area (4) is designated for items that can go into mixed cartons; a hanging garment sortation
area (5) on the second level is designated for items that are handled on hangers; cartons are opened in a hanging garment processing area (6) and sent to a staging area (7) for the hanging garment sorter (5).
A successful warehouse now is about flow control and pulling levers at individual processes to keep the whole facility in balance," says Lance Anderson, director of sales, sortation
, and distribution for Beumer Corp.
Jorgen Staun and Torben Svenstrup have been appointed Senior Solutions Designers and Leni Forsberg has been appointed as Project Engineer, all located at the company's extensive sortation
manufacturing site in Aarhus.
Among the company's broad range of material-handling devices are its IntelliQ zero pressure accumulation conveyor and its IntelliSort high-speed sortation
Centrifugal continuous sortation
technology, originally developed for carpet recycling in Germany, is now being offered in the U.
Standardized process equipment for rubber processing and tire manufacturing, and a complete line of sortation
equipment for tire handling, are available from the company.