project information: 

Customer / end user:
Airbus
Installation site location:
Nantes, France
Type of parts to be handled:
metalparts for aeroplanes
Weight of parts:
max. 500 kg per wagon + loadbar
Dimensions of wagon arrangement (l x w x h):
max. 10160 x 1000 x 3250 mm
Cycle time:
- 7,5 min ( 8 bars/hour )
Loading 1&2:
- 4 bars/hour ( at 2 Caldan Liftstations )
Booths 1&2:
- 6,4 bars/hour ( in 2 lifts/booths )
Control 1&2:
- 4 bars/hour ( at 2 Caldan Liftstations )
Unload:
- 8 bars/hour ( at 1 Caldan Liftstations )
Masking:
0,48 bars/hour ( at 1 Caldan Liftstations )
Conveyor speed:
8-10 m/min, Power & Free, variable
Operational capacity per hour:
max. 8 caldan loadbars/hour
Loading and unloading of the parts:
via vertical multi lift stations, guided
Conveyor system - data:
Type: P&F400 -
Power & Free overhead conveyor
Type of chain: cardan chain
Wagon design:
16-wheeled wagon
Length of load bar:
10.000 mm, incl. dust tray mounted at
the middle load bars
System length, total:
1440 m.

Auto parts, interior images: 
Airbus - Caldan P&F400, Power & Free overhead conveyor
Airbus - Caldan P&F400, Power & Free overhead conveyor