Automation of bale warehouse

Highest efficiency of a fiber line can only be achieved by consequent automation of the complete final stage of fiber production. After wrapping and strapping AUTEFA Solutions offers the following steps in the automated process:

  • Moisture measuring
  • Bale weighing
  • Labelling
  • Sorting and pre-stacking
  • Storing-in / storing-out
  • Control

Depending on the requirements and specifications AUTEFA Solutions supplies high bay storage and bloc storage systems. Both systems have numerous advantages in common:

  • Optimal utilization of storage areas
  • Storage robots or storage & retrieval units have lower manipulation space requirements than fork lift trucks
  • Lower operational costs
  • Considerably reduced personnel costs
  • Less overhead expenses for illumination and heating
  • Automatic warehouse administration
  • Central control, coordination and supervision of all internal automatic processes
  • Storing-in according to qualities and sorts
  • Additional quality criteria can also be assigned after storing-in
  • Statistics regarding stock - storing-in (production) - storing-out (dispatch) according to qualities and sorts are accessible at any time
  • No warehouse personnel required - no human faults
  • Permanent data exchange between ware house administration computer and superior host computer