Home/Products & Solutions/Storage Machines/TORNADO Automated Vertical Storage Machine
  • Tornado Machine
  • Tornado Machine
  • Tornado Machine
  • Tornado Machine
  • Tornado Machine
  • Tornado Machine

TORNADO Automated Vertical Storage Machine

The TORNADO Automated Vertical Storage Machine is a dynamic storage and retrieval system that boosts handling efficiency by up to 65%, and increases floor space capacity by up to 70%.

An ultra-fast, virtually noiseless, computer-controlled storage and transfer lift system, the TORNADO is designed to maximize storage on the smallest possible footprint. Using the goods-to-person principle it cuts operator walking and waiting times, reduces search time and picking errors making it highly- efficient and energy-saving.

The TORNADO UHD model uses a totally new way to determine independent safety zones inside the machine. The new roller guided compact load handling device, enables higher dynamic motion and tray switching at the opening without the need of an inner door.

The TORNADO lift system is highly customizable for specific operating environments and offers the following benefits as standard:

  • Up to 70% saving in floor space capacity
  • Up to 65% boost in handling efficiency
  • Fast and accurate picking with up to 99.9% stock-picking accuracy
  • Low power consumption & maintenance costs
  • Dedicated, easy-to-use Windows-based interface
  • Equipped with adaptable trays for additional efficiency
  • Light pointer to reduce errors
  • Additional openings for use on different floor levels
  • Easy and paperless order handling to optimize warehouse logistics
  • Fast tray switching on the UHD model
  • Two tray locations at the picking opening on the UHD model

Standard dimensions & ranges:

  • Volt: 400V 16A
  • Width: 2500mm – 4250mm
  • Height: 4000mm – 15,000mm
  • Depth: 2100mm – 4200mm
  • Tray load: 300kg / 400kg / 500kg

Safety & Control features:

  • Light curtain on openings prevents operators accessing the machine
  • Photo light-cells in the lift & LED lights in the opening
  • Emergency buttons on both sides of the opening
  • Height-measurement device
  • PC Windows platform with touch screen
  • TC1200 main control & TCPlus WMS system
  • FIFO mode
  • Manual drive & automatic (WMS) usage

Accessories:

  • Light pointer
  • In/Out feeder
  • Touch screen
  • Barcode readers
  • Label printers
  • IP camera
  • Remote support
  • Plexi-glass sides
  • WMS connection ERP

View more machines

Industrial Paternoster (IPN) Machine

Industrial Paternoster IPN (Vertical Carousel)

The Industrial Paternoster (IPN) Vertical Carousel saves time and money by optimizing picking processes and minimizing picking errors.

Horizontal Storage (HOCA) Machine

Horizontal Carousel (HOCA)

The HOCA is a computer-controlled storage and transfer solution that significantly improves the efficiency of product storage and picking.

Tower Storage Machine

Tower Storage Machines

Tower Storage Machines are designed for storing and handling of various types of heavy goods, especially material made of metal.

View machines accessories

Machines - Article Management Software

Machines Accessories

For the vast majority of warehouse and storage facilities, efficiency and space savings are the order of the day, especially when every square meter can really make a difference.

Machines - Several Picking Openings

Several Picking Openings

It’s possible to have multiple picking openings in different positions. These can be placed adjacent or opposite and at different levels as needed.

Machines - Position Indicator

Position Indicator

The position indicator shows the operator in which direction to move from present location to the next pick, improving picking speed and reducing errors.

Machines - In Out Feeder

In/Out Feeder

Removable stoppers at the end of each arm to prevent goods falling down.