Fives’ Smart Automation Solutions Division software contains a powerful Warehouse Control System (WCS) module. This is designed to optimize mechanized and automated warehouse operations
SU® WCS controls a company’s warehousing operations by collecting and transmitting equipment activity to the management computer. This offers guaranteed real-time interfacing with all automated equipment on site.
The same features and functionalities are available whether our clients’ equipment was supplied by Fives’ Smart Automation Solutions Division or other vendors.
Fives’ SU® WCS contains rich functionalities designed to cope with complex logistics solutions SU® WCS. The app can be customized to handle various processes such as reception, storage, picking, palletizing, weight checks, labelling, and more. Workloads are optimized thanks to constant oversight of available resources, enabling tasks to be dispatched in real-time.
The SU® WCS is fully compatible with existing IT systems, including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Warehouse Management System (WMS) and Order Management System software (OMS).
Our SU® WCS offers full control over all sorts of equipment and machinery, including:
- Material handling equipment
- Sorter conveyors
- Automated guided vehicles
- Autonomous mobile robots
- Automated storage and retrieval systems
- Palletization & depalletization robots
Data collection and formatting offer precise oversight of stock levels, equipment, throughput and traceability. Orders are grouped to minimize required movements, and then launched based on operator and equipment availability.