Electrified monorails substitute or are combined with conveyors to span medium to very long distances. Their main advantages include the high efficacy, speed and continuous movement flows, as they are able to move pallets steadily 24-hours a day. There are two commercially-sold models, with different applications and performance levels: aerial electrified monorails and inverted, floor-mounted ones.
Mecalux will build an automated warehouse for pallets for the international plastic packaging manufacturer Jokey. The warehouse, which will have a storage capacity of more than 7,400 pallets and will stand 22 m high
The German starch producer Südstärke GmbH has made the most of its warehouse space in Sünching (Germany) with drive-in pallet rack by Mecalux.
The online packaging business, teams up with Mecalux yet again to set up some Movirack mobile racks in the company’s warehouse located in Spremberg, in north-eastern Germany.
Mecalux equipped the facility with the high-density Pallet Shuttle system, two blocks of Movirack mobile racks and pallet racking.
Mecalux will set up a conveyor system and three picking stations to automate the front of the Hispanox warehouse, a leading stainless steel hardware distributor owns in Barcelona.
Mecalux will install an automated warehouse for pallets in Cosmopak’s logistics centre, a cosmetics product maker and packager, located in the northern Portuguese city of Ovar. With a capacity for 3,800 pallets, the new solution will feature 147 m long aisle.
The Easy WMS warehouse management system by Mecalux is in charge of running the operations of the warehouse Zukán owns in the town of Molina de Segura.
An analysis of what reverse logistics entails where it explains how returned goods are managed, as well as their recycling and reuse. Reverse logistics provides tools to reduce return rates, and gives new life to unused products.
An automated warehouse for pallets will be set up in the company’s production warehouse. The installation is going to be managed by the Easy WMS warehouse management software.
Mecalux is currently building a new 40 metre-high automated clad-rack warehouse with a capacity of about 16,000 pallets for Lantmännen Unibake, one of the biggest bread producers worldwide. The project takes the company’s growth perspectives into account, thus providing the ability to expand the structure in the future.
Lynca Meats, a company who specialises in pork cuts, has chosen Mecalux, via its partner APC Storage Solutions, to plan, build and supply them with a frozen storage installation with Movirack mobile pallet racking in Johannesburg. This solution stores 5,470 pallets weighing up to 1,200 kg each.
Mecalux, via Safer Storage Solutions, has supplied a high-density Pallet Shuttle storage system able to stock three different pallet sizes and cantilever racks in the city of Sydney to the well-known company Reece, a leading Australian plumbing and bathroom fixtures supplier.
Mecalux, via the Hycro S.A.C. building company, will equip a high-rise installation with 11.2 m tall pallet racks belonging to one of the most prominent Peruvian businesses.
Mecalux will install 12 m high pallet racks that are 87 m long. These will house 135,000 pallets of 800 x 1,200 mm that each weighs 500 kg. Pallet racks are very versatile.
Pellenc, a French farm equipment manufacturer, will equip its distribution centre in Pertuis (France) with an automated warehouse for boxes by Mecalux that will supply its production lines. In doing so, the business will be able to store 3,500 pallets and 2,312 boxes with a 50 kg maximum unit weight.
The installation will be composed of 26 aisles of single-deep racks, each 11.5 m high and 31 m long, divided into three blocks. The total storage capacity will amount to over 8,000 pallets with a maximum weight of 800 kg each.
Motoblouz.com, an e-commerce business who sells motorcycle equipment and accessories, has constructed a warehouse in the town of Carvin (France), whose number one operation is picking. Mecalux has supplied four levels of high-rise racks with walkways, quadrupling the useful surface area of the installation.
Five blocks of high-density racks will be installed, attended by four Pallet Shuttles. The four level, 12 m high racks can store 3,450 pallets of 800 x 1,200 mm.
The Grupo Familia warehouse has a capacity to accommodate 19,000 pallets. This project developed in Colombia has been the result of years of collaboration and the trust that Grupo Familia has placed in Mecalux.
Alainé will fit out its new logistics centre in Macon (France) with the semi-automatic Pallet Shuttle system from Mecalux. With this solution, the company will get a storage capacity of 20,397 pallets weighing a maximum 950 kg each.