What are the advantages of these semi-automated solutions?
These automated storage systems have many advantages. A few prominent pros include:
- Ideal for high volume, single-SKU pallets
- High capacity
- Automation reduces operation costs and increases productivity
- Decreased incidents improve safety
- Lower maintenance
When should I consider a semi-automated option for my storage?
These solutions work best when used in deep lane storage applications. In particular, when pallet flow
Rack can limit the number of storage levels because of the slope required. They are also a good option with pallets that are not reliable enough for pallet flow rack. Extremely deep systems (those that are 20 or more) can also be used effectively with automated solutions
What warehouse storage issues do automated solutions solve?
If you have the need for these particular applications or need to solve problems in these situations, semi-automated solutions could be your best option:
- First In, First Out (FIFO)
- High-Density Storage
- Problems with Pallet Flow Rack
- Height Limitations
- Applications with high safety risks.
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