TITLE

How AS/RS Can Help Your Cutting Operation

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Fall2005 Supplement, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Introduces the automatic storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) in cutting operations of metal industries in the U.S. Types of AS/RS used; Advantages of using AS/RS in the operation; Estimates of Friedrich Remmert, managing partner of Remmert GmbH, on the number of metal service centers that uses AS/RS systems.
ACCESSION #
18738269

 

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