Electric overhead monorail
Automated overhead monorails have proven themselves indispensable as a rational, space-saving transport solution throughout many industries.
The AFT electric monorail system (EMS) is a top-suspended conveyor system effortlessly dealing with all kinds of transportation tasks within limited spaces inside your company. Usually anchored on parts of the buildings’ steelwork at otherwise inaccessible levels (e.g. below the ceiling), an EMS keeps floor space available for work and production.
By use of intelligently acting, autonomous vehicles on a monorail, the EMS can not only transport, but also sort, store, buffer, prepare and deliver goods and materials just on time in a highly efficient and nearly noiseless way. An always precise handling and positioning of goods is ensured by the EMS-Vehicles advanced goods recognition, tracking and sensing technologies. The EMS also masters raises and slopes at steep gradients to be a perfect link between workshops and assembly spots equipped with mounting aids as lift-or-dip stations, component jacks or building platforms, naturally also part of our solutions.
Speeds up to 120 m/min
High load capacity up to 5.000 kg
Climb/descent up to 60º without drag lift
Prime features of the top-suspended monorail system:
• Compact and space-saving
• Intelligent and highly flexible solution for complex intra-plant logistics
• High availability and reliability, easy to maintain
• Highly effcient material flow, optimal manageable and cost-effective
• Compatible with all usual conveyor systems
• Optimal adaptable to any kind of warehouse, production and assembly installations