VACOOM’LIFTER

The new generation of handling equipment


Looking for a new-generation handling machine?
Here are three reasons why Glaston VACOOM’LIFTER is your best choice

1.

Increased safety standards

2.

Proven, rigid guidance

3.

Sensors for predictive maintenance of components

Tangible benefits


The newly developed Glaston VACOOM’LIFTER handling machine represents a successful combination of traditional equipment manufacturing processes and digital transformation. Let’s call it Glaston 4.0 in practical use.

  • Accurate positioning with stepless, adjustable lifting speed
  • Vacuum generation with intelligent ejector technology
    • System status in real time
    • Malfunction avoidance
    • Integrated energy-saving function
  • Integrated load cell protection against overload
    • Maximum possible weight only when using all suction cups
    • Automatic load reduction with deactivated suction cups
  • Safe parking of transported goods with automatic recognition of successful load docking
  • Various evaluation options for process and suction cycles over a longer period of time
  • Platform concept for different device versions
    • Rigid guidance
    • Hooks into crane hooks or chain hoists

Downloads & links

VACOOM'LIFTER Factsheet

References


Kristal, Bosnia and Herzegovina

#automation #iControL #scanner #upgrades

“We purchased the Glaston iControL and scanner upgrade to solve any concern with software or spare parts availability before they became an issue. Once installed, the upgrade helped us win a large glass façade project in Indonesia that required extremely high quality. Both we and Glaston can be proud of the high level of quality achieved,” says Matea Franjić, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Kristal in Vitez, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Glas Herzog, Germany

#architectural #automation #insulating glass #reference #SPEED

“We have a great deal of confidence in our supplier,” says Andreas Herzog, Sr., Managing Director of Glas Herzog. “Our cooperation with former Bystronic glass – and now Glaston – is just as you would want it to be as a customer. In fact, we’re one of their oldest customers – 44 years and counting.”

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Walshs Glass, Australia

#architectural #automation #glass processing #glass tempering #glass tempering process #iControL #reference #RHC #safety glass #tempered glass #upgrades

In January 2021, Walshs Glass in Western Australia began using their Glaston RHC upgrade, enabling them to improve glass flatness and optical quality. “Today, we’re positioned to take advantage of the rapidly changing glass processing demands in Western Australia," says Steve Cuff, Executive Operations Manager at Walshs Glass.

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