Kortlever Crate Handling and Factory Logistics

Kortlever are an established and growing family run business operating from their manufacturing site in Meerkerk, The Netherlands. They have been manufacturing food production equipment for 30 years and are happy to have some of Europe’s leading food suppliers as their customers. Over that time they have focused on certain areas of equipment design. The automation of food factories have led them to being specialists in crate, tray, basket handling and logistics. With installations in the UK and Europe, Kortlever are recognised as manufacturers of robust, hygienic and efficient automation systems. From simple basket stacking system modules to full basket and crate logistic systems, automatically transporting your RTP crates throughout the factory. This is coupled with access to their other equipment, for example; basket loading, palletisation, dolly automation and automatic basket integrity checking/rejection systems, high lifts and buffering stations. They have complete solutions for the medium or large scale industrial food processor.


Crate Buffers and Marshalling

Crate Turner

Pallet Loading


Dolly Removal



Integrity Checking

Stack Elevators


Crate Loading

Bail Arm Lifting

Crate Handling Solutions

Total factory solutions for crate and basket handling conceived, designed and built in house with Kortlever

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