Siemens receives order from Deutsche Post
Siemens Logistics has received an order from Deutsche Post for the international postal centre at Frankfurt airport. The contract includes the integration of the high-performance Vario Sort cross-belt sorter into the existing infrastructure and putting it into operation, as well as the installation of the innovative ARTread address recognition software.
The high-performance VarioSort cross-belt sorter which, with a maximum speed of 2 m/sec, reaches a peak throughput of 18,000 parcels per hour. It allows efficient sorting of even very small and lightweight items starting from 20 g. The VarioSort can be flexibly configured and is characterised by its low maintenance requirements. (mw)