FKI Logistex (Aarhus, Denmark www.fkilogistex.com) has a new global Library Solutions division, underscoring its commitment to the library market. The company is adding a team of experienced sales, engineering and technical personnel who will join the division at new facilities in North America and Europe. A new Library Solutions development center will focus on automated technology innovation in the library sector.
FKI Logistex library group’s projects have included the King County (Seattle), Minneapolis, and San Jose libraries, and European installations at the British, Hamburg, Den Bosch, Malmö City, Kolding, and Odense libraries.
"The formation of the FKI Logistex Library Solutions division and development center marks an exciting new stage in the growth of our business," says Ken Cordes, director, FKI Logistex Library Solutions.
"The FKI Logistex library development center provides a new bridge between product application and product design," Cordes adds. "By working closely with our library partners throughout the design and development of new technologies, FKI Logistex will continue to play a major role in the future of the growing world library automation market."
The range of FKI Logistex library material handling and security capabilities includes automated check-in and checkout units, custom material sorting systems, conveyor and conveyor lift systems, inter-library tote-handling and buffer systems, hold-and-reserve storage-and-retrieval systems, ergonomic transport devices, scanning technology, and complete barcode and RFID solutions.
Source: FKI Logistex