The sorter is the heart of the sortation system.
Fives has a wide range of sortation technologies suitable to meet all customer's needs: for each project, the choice of the most adapted technology is made taking into account elements such as the type of application, the variety of items to be handled, the logistic flows, the capactiy required, the space available and all possible benefits.
The flexibility of sorter layouts allows to design tailor-made solutions in order to satisfy the customer's requirements.
Fives sorters are successfully installed worldwide since many years in different application segments such as airports, postal, express courier and distribution industry.
Fives offers the following technologies:
- GENI-beltTM is the latest version of the cross-belt sorters to sort and handle a large variety of items
- Steel belt is successfully applied in material handling processes where its required to sort regular parcels to a limited number of destinations (for instance in the express courier industry)
- Slide sorter is utilized to handle a wide range of items when a limited capacity or number of destinations are required
- Shoe sorter was invented by Fives in the early ‘70s and installed worldwide in distribution and courier industry
- Pop-up sorter is suitable for handling regular carton boxes in the distribution industry
- Pushers and diverters, including the Swivler, High speed diverter, Durapush and Twinsort for postal, airports and express courier industry