High Throughput

Sortation Devices
Team Leader: Austin Cinalli
Technology Leader: Craig Stearns
Presenter: Evan Griffin

What is a High Throughput Sortation Device? .

What is a High Throughput Sortation Device?  What is a conveyor?  What is a sortation system?  What makes a sortation system high throughput? .

Different Types of High Throughput Sortation Devices  Cross Belt Sorter  Diverter / Deflector*  Shoe Sorter Conveyer  Tilt Tray (Loop Sortation)  Dual Activated Roller Belt  Bomb Bay Sortation  Pop-up Sortation* .

Why are these devices used in a facility?  Order Picking  Sorting  Staging  Transportation  Warehousing .

In what Industries can these devices be found?  Aerospace  Food  Appliance  Hardware  Automotive  Hospital  Beverage  Manufacturing  Chemicals  Materials processing  Construction  Paper  Consumer goods  Parcel handling  E-Commerce  Pharmaceutical  Warehousing and distribution  Plastics  Retail .

000 units / hour  Constraints  Items up to 100 lbs . Cross Belt Sorter  Cross Belt Sorter  Throughput Capabilities  11.

200-2. Diverter/Deflector*  6 Lane Divertor  High Speed Divider  Throughput Capabilities  1.000 units/hour  Constraints  Items up to 75 lbs .

Shoe Sorter Conveyer  Sliding Shoe Sorter  Throughput Capabilities  24.000 units/hour  Constraints  Items up to 75 lbs .

Nuts & Bolts .000-15. Tilt Tray (Loop Sortation)  Beumer Tilt Tray System  Throughput Capabilities  10.000 units/hour  Constraints  Not appropriate for extremely small items  Ex.

500 units/hour  Constraints  Not suited for small items . Dual Activated Roller Belt  Dual Activated Roller Belt  Throughput Capabilities  13.

200 units/hour  Constraints  Items up to 100 lbs . Bomb Bay Sortation  Bomb Bay Sorter  Throughput Capabilities  7.

000-2.000 units/hour  Constraints  Flat bottom items . Pop-up Sortation*  Pop-up Sorter  Throughput Capabilities  1.

What are some benefits of these high throughput sortation devices? .

Benefits  Increases efficiency beyond human capability  Being able to ship or receive high volumes of product with a smaller storage space  Speed can be adjusted to accommodate slow and peak periods  Eliminates labor expenses  Reduces ergonomic and safety issues .

Questions? .