Patent Number: 8,814,492

Title: Method for loading and unloading a pallet and corresponding palletizer

Abstract: A method for loading a pallet, including placing packages in layers on a first pallet disposed in a first pallet disposed in a first plane, providing a second pallet above the packed first pallet in a second plane, and transporting the packed first pallet away. Also, a method for unloading for unloading a pallet, including removing packages, particularly bottle crates, in layers from a first pallet disposed in a first plane, providing a second packed pallet below the first pallet in a second plane, and transporting the first pallet away. Also, a corresponding palletizer for loading or unloading a pallet in layers.

Inventors: Perl; Kurt (Rimsting, DE)

Assignee: Krones AG

International Classification: B65G 65/00 (20060101); B65D 19/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018