Automated Robotic Parking

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No Post

No-Post Parking System

 

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The No-Post parking system has been designed to eliminate the annoying posts that are on the left and right side of a vehicle when positioned on the system’s parking trays.

 

 

 

In a standard 2-Post system, the supporting posts are positioned nearer the vehicle’s doors, which can make it challenging to enter and exit a parked vehicle. See the below picture on the left, notice the bothersome posts by the doors? Notice the picture to the right, and how these posts are eliminated using a No-Post design.

 

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2 Post System                           VS.             No-Post System

Other Advantages to using a No-Post System vs. Traditional 2 Post Stackers

Key Advantages

  • Quiet and speed efficient operation
  • Usability of existing space is increased
  • Low maintenance and energy costs for economical operation
  • High efficiency of storage utilization when installed over drive isles
  • System is customizable to accommodate building space and vehicle storage requirements

Safety Features

  • Platform fall protection
  • Simple dead man pushbutton operation
  • Vehicle sensors for area encroachment detection
  • All electrical elements are elevated well above parking area
  • Elimination of platform edges reduces danger of foot injuries
  • Enhanced motion alerts include sound and light warning devices

Operational Features

  • Complete all-electric operation
  • Can be fully integrated into structure
  • Snow removal process is greatly simplified
  • All electrical components are UL approved
  • Framing can be used to support exterior screening/façade for improved aesthetics

Usability

  • When platforms are raised, there are no vehicle obstructions
  • A generous vehicle clearance tolerance is given for lowered platforms
  • No columns at inconvenient locations decrease opportunity for vehicle damage
  • Center posts are eliminated, and platform side rails have a lower curb profile, aiding attendant maneuverability
  • No greasy components, switches or controls near parking process help ensure safety of valets

Cost Benefits

  • Dramatically increased profitability with addition of parking spaces
  • Can greatly reduce base square foot requirements to save in construction costs
  • System loads are able to be transferred to favorable placements to benefit the integrity of the supporting structure

 

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System Characteristics:

Available 2 to 3 levels high
Manual or automatic operation
Built-in safety latching
Designed for indoor or outdoor use

 

Easily bolted together onsite
Custom-built support structure
Suitable for all personal vehicles
Standard painted finish (galvanized is optional)
Optional charging stations for hybrid vehicles
Note: trained operator required

 

 

 

 

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