Patent Number: 8,876,454

Title: Storage system

Abstract: In a storage system (1; 18) with at least one shelving level (3, 4, 5, 6, 7), comprising at least one transport aisle (10), shelves (8, 9; 19, 20) situated alongside the transport aisle (10) with storage spaces (L) for products (P) and a level transport device (EBG) movable in the transport aisle (10) for approaching the storage spaces (L), with a conveyor system (2; 24) for supplying products (P) to the shelving level (3, 4, 5, 6, 7) and removing therefrom, with at least one intermediate buffer (Z), in which the products (P) supplied by means of the conveyor system (2; 24) are temporarily stored until their storage in a storage space (L) and in which products (P) that are removed from the storage places (L) are temporarily stored until their transfer to the conveyor system (2; 24), there is provided that substantially each storage space (L) has a movable compartment floor (F) and that the level transport device (EBG) has compartment floor-moving means, by means of which a compartment floor (F) may be transferred from the storage space (L) into the level transport device (EBG) and vice versa and from the level transport device (EBG) into the intermediate buffer (Z) and vice versa so that the compartment floor (F) does not pass onto the conveyor system (2; 24).

Inventors: Koholka; Roland (Lannach, AT)

Assignee: Knapp AG

International Classification: B65G 1/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00