How to make your life in storehouse simpler? Invest in modern lifting technologies. Others have already done that.

National logistics corporations and their storehouses are in that moment, when they have to use a modern science achievements if they want to keep prestige in their type of industry. Of course, gigantic companies have new equipment for more important and advanced contracts and orders and older, used devices for less valuable projects. Tinier firms have to use only modern tools to be competitive.


Autor: inplusPR

Lifting equipment is main tool in all ports and high bay storehouses. Leading ports in Poland like Port of Gdańsk or Port of Gdynia with Gdynia and Gdańsk shipyards and big storehouses in middle part of country are usingmany tools allowed to use by polish law. First of all are cranes. In everyday usage we have three general types: overhead, mobile and fixed. First one is ordinaly used inside warehouses. It could be remotely conducted by worker with permission.

It is equipped in a beam on which hook-and-line machine is moving. Second is mobile crane. By definition, it may change workplace so it is ordinaly using outside. Last one is named fixed. They are the highest and can lift the heaviest goods. It is use outside because of its size. Second type of lifting equipment is gantry crane. Generally used in ports and railway terminal to storing and – więcej na stronie – unloading shipments. First one was made of stone and wood by Germans and placed in Danzig (nowadays it is polish town named Gdańsk) and it was built-it inside city walls. Today gantry cranes are ordinaly set with clear place inside. Because of that they are called portal cranes.

Last one, used inside, are configured with warehouse ERP systems an automated storage and retrieval system. It is totally automatic and could be used to placing, retrieving and replacing articles in horizontal and vertical way. With the highest standard of advance they could be used just in one way (only horizontal or vertical) or in a few routes at that same moment.

Without this tools loading and unloading enormous tank boats could be really time-consuming and costly. Investing in new science achievements have to be the primary element in budgets of logistics corporations, warehouses and harbours.