Modernization of Stores Depot Lower Parel through Intelligent Warehousing with Automated Storage and retrieval System
Modernization of Carriage Stores Depot at Carriage Repair Workshop, Lower Parel, Western Railway
Carriage Stores Depot at Lower Parel is the biggest Stores Depot on Western Railway.
Annual material issues value of Rs. 600 Million.
Accounts for approximately 25 % of the annual issues on Western Railway.
Caters to Carriage Workshop & Divisional Consignees (29).
It stocks around 1200 stock items out of which 167 are safety, 257 are vital, 38 passenger amenity items .
LHB Coach is a new technology with many items being imported and limited indigenous vendors
Major activity at Parel Workshop 36 62 LHB 15 5 0 1531 ICF POH 07-08 (estimate) 2006-07 Type Activity Refurbishment of toilets, changing the main door LHB Refurbishment of toilets, Laying of Stainless Steel Inlay, changing LP Sheet, Limpet Sheet ICF RSP
Logistics and Positioning : Onboard programmable controller A-B SLC-500® communication by infrared modem. Steel code bar, optical address readers. Fine positioning, motor-mounted resolvers with 1/16'' accuracy or 1 deg. Accurate positioning on start-up.
Front and rear aisle-obstruction detectors. Onboard and off-board emergency stops. Load and centering sensors and interlocks.
Virtually any post and beam (conventional) existing or new racks capable of safely bearing the pallet loads (pushback and flow rack). Continuity of vertical shelf distance from floor not required. Common depth dimension recommended, but differing depths can often be accommodated. Racks must be attached to the floor but no shimming is needed except with extreme floor conditions.