Energy Management & Enclosures
Vertical carousels for small item storage and retrieval
May 5, 2005 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
FKI Logistex announces that it has added new features to its 2100 and 2200 series vertical carousels to cater to the surface mount technology (SMT), pharmaceutical, and automotive dealership industries. FKI Logistex 2100 Series Vertical CarouselDesigned to promote ergonomics, security and safety, the high-throughput capacities and small footprints of the 2100 and 2200 carousels make them ideal choices as efficient, automated and cost-effective, high-density small item storage and retrieval solutions.
With a strong record of success selling carousels for clean room applications in the semiconductor industry, FKI Logistex now sees potential for sales of the 2100 and 2200 in other markets, driven by the addition of various new features. “The FKI Logistex 2100 and 2200 vertical carousels offer a range of capabilities and options we don’t see currently being offered in the market,” says Ken Thouvenot, vice-president, project management and marketing, FKI Logistex Manufacturing Systems North America.