Optimize your manufacturing, distribution, or production facility with a Remstar Kardex vertical storage and retrieval carousel (view vertical storage and retrieval carousel image gallery). Lean storage solutions are the buzzword in the material handling industry today. What is Lean Storage? Lean Storage is the ability to improve and control the flow of materials throughout your facility. What this really means is the ability to maximize the use of your floorspace and people to eliminate waste and create a facility that operates efficiently.
How the Remstar-Kardex Vertical Storage Carousel Works
Remstar-Kardex Vertical Carousels (formerly known as MegaStation by MegaStar) are fully enclosed storage systems of vertically rotating shelves moving up and down along a guide tracking delivering stored items to an operator at an ergonomically positioned work counter, eliminating wasted walk and search time. The Vertical Storage Carousel’s ergonomic design allows items to be delivered within the user’s easy reach, minimizing bending, reaching, and lifting that reduces picking efficiency and can lead to on-the-job injuries.
Managing Your Parts Inventory in a Remstar Vertical Storage Carousel. The Kardex Remstar inventory management software is called FastPic. FastPic is integrated into the machine for increased levels of productivity and inventory management. An advanced, but the easy-to-use controller is ergonomically positioned to ensure fast, simple operation. A number of Kardex Remstar Vertical Storage Carousels (VSR) and Remstar Vertical Lift Modules (VLM) can be integrated to provide a comprehensive, fully automated storage and retrieval system (ASRS).
Kardex Remstar Vertical Storage Carousels provide the following benefits:
- Up to 80% savings in floor space by turning unused air space into productive storage space
- Dramatic increase in productivity (up to 600%)
- Ergonomic storage and retrieval workstations
- Improved inventory management control
- Lockable doors and password-protected access to inventory
- Provide dust protection
Numerous Vertical Storage Carousel Configurations to Meet Your Unique Needs
Kardex Remstar Vertical Storage Carousels (formerly know as MegaStation by MegaStar) are available in more than 7,000 standard configurations. Vertical Storage Carousels are particularly well suited for service counter applications, allowing the operator to remain visible to customers while items are automatically retrieved.
Unlimited Vertical Storage Carousel Applications
Industry applications for vertical storage carousels include: Manufacturing, Automotive, Tooling Storage, Warehousing, distribution, Retail, Kitting, Electronics, Pharmaceutical, Refrigerated and freezer storage, Hospital/Medical.
Designing and Planning an Automated Storage and Retrieval System
Design and planning an automated storage and retrieval system is an important part of our business. Contact us today for a free storage analysis by one of our material handling storage specialists.