Hans Kupfer & Sohn

YEAR OF CONSTRUCTION 2008 | HEILSBRONN/GERMANY

Hans Kupfer & Sohn GmbH & Co. KG is an old-established Franconian producer of sausages and other meat products with a long tradition and is among the top ten German companies in its industry. With a total of 700 employees in Heilsbronn and at two other sites, the company produces cooked and pre-cooked sausages and cooked ham in a wide variety, from regional classics to home-made creations that cater to the latest tastes. Hans Kupfer & Sohn supply food retailers with an annual amount of 30,000 metric tons of sausages. Since 2008 they deliver from one of the leading-edge production facilities in Germany with an automated distribution centre.

PROJECT OUTLINE

HIGH-BAY WAREHOUSE

  • Painted steel rack
  • Inhouse structure
  • L x W x H: 65 x 18 x 22 m
  • 4 rack lanes, single deep storage
  • Approx. 4.500 pallet spaces
  • Payload: 700 kg
  • Air conditioning: + 2°C

 STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL MACHINES

  • 4 aisle-bound SRMs
  • Driving speed: 200 m/min
  • Hoisting speed: 70 m/min
  • Load handling device: telescopic fork
  • Performance: 68 single cycles resp. 41 double cycles/h/SRM
  • SRM as connection between storeys

MATERIALS HANDLING TECHNOLOGY

On 2 levels with storage/retrieval, dispatch area, connection to order picking and packing

  • 2 transfer carriages
  • Empty pallet handling
  • Integration of RFID stations, labelling systems, automatic pallet wrapping machines

SOFTWARE

  • LTW adapted warehouse control unit as interface with the customer‘s SAP system
  • Visualisation of system status and logging of status messages

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