Ferretto Group – At LogiMAT with Vertical Lift Module Vertimag (VLM)
Ergonomic. Functional. Innovative. Ferretto Group - one of the leading Italian operators in the field of storage solutions and materials handling - took a further step forward in warehouse automation with the updated generation of Vertimag. Already chosen by leading companies globally, the VLM will be presented at LogiMAT by Ferretto Group in Hall 7 at Booth D31.
To respond even more effectively to the needs of the most varied markets and sectors, Ferretto Group has made it possible to further highlight the benefits of Vertimag: space optimization creates a 90% reduction in the footprint compared to a traditional warehouse, ergonomics and flexibility are complemented by the versatility offered thanks to the widest range of tray combinations in the market. Innovationis not limited to the efficiency of goods storage, it also benefits the operators: the user-friendly interface, the ergonomic bay, the simplicity of management, the safety elements allpermit a better user experience.
Vertimag combines more than 60 years of experience, continuous investment in research and development, and the quality of a solution designed and built entirely in-house.
Available in versions from 3 to 12 meters in height, the VLM has a maximum capacity of 70,000 kg and can store materials of any format, weight and size up to a height of 695 mm. The new Vertimag stands out primarily for its flexible solutions: 15 models, 6 types of picking bay and 120 combinations of tray sizes allow this outstanding product to meet the demands of the most diverse production sectors.
Special attention has been paid to safety: barriers for operators, full compliance with anti-seismic standards, and a quieter operating system.
The push for innovation has also made it possible to strengthen the equipment supplied with the system, resulting in a more efficient management software designed in-house with a new generation graphic interface and an easy integration with external management software.
The updated version of Vertimag has been designed and tested for robustness; furthermore, the management software includes preventive maintenance algorithms which, in combination with the design, improves the system uptime.
The software has a user friendly and customizable dashboard through which it is possible to quickly check the status of all the machines, dynamically manage the compartments of the trays, and monitor in real time the stock levels and the position of items in the trays. To optimize the operator’s working conditions, a wide range of accessories is also available.
Working position at optimal height even with a double picking bay, sliding console, user interface, and picking bays optimized to be used with any external lighting condition or noise reduction are only a few examples of how Ferretto Group solutions are tailored for users.