- September 11, 2019
September 11, 2019 - Columbia Machine will introduce the HL4200 high level palletizer with all new Smart Diagnostics at Pack Expo Las Vegas. The HL4200 includes bi-parting layer apron, centering side layer guides with Smart Squeeze, automatic hoist pins and much more. The HL4200 is fast, flexible and capable of palletizing virtually any package type including unwrapped trays, film only bundles, plastic totes, RPCs and many others too.
The HL4200 also features Columbia’s Smart Diagnostics for feedback related to fault detection and an optional video playback to assist the operator in identifying the cause of a machine stoppage.
Columbia Machine is a distributor of the OTTO self-driving vehicle (SDV) and is incorporating the system in the demonstration of the HL4200. With a payload capacity of 1500 kg/3400 lbs, the OTTO 1500 SDV is an intelligent, heavy-duty vehicle that will be navigating the booth without guides.
Columbia's Category 3, Performance Level D safety system utilizes a Fortress trapped-key system, full height light curtains and a guard package.