As part of the ongoing modernization program by the company in the city of Hamburg, Lufthansa Technik Logistik Services GmbH is on a quest to create a forward-looking, innovative, and ergonomically optimized logistic solution for its small parts warehouse in Hamburg.
At LTLS, a total of 19 robots travel on an aluminium base frame, retrieving items from stock and transporting them to seven picking stations. 75 stock inputs and up to 200 stock outputs are possible per hour.
The compact storage concept delivers space savings of more than 50 percent compared with the legacy system. The area covered by the automated storage system extends to 700 square meters, with 24,000 containers accommodating 215,000 batches. Capacity and speed can be enhanced almost infinitely during operation.