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Multi Level System

MLS is a tailored Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) for automated CNC production.

What is MLS?

MLS does it all

Looking for a tailored flexible manufacturing solutions to integrate and automate any machine tools and value-adding processes together? Have a need for tool automation? Large or heavy pallets? Appreciate various loading stations options?

Fastems MLS handles even the most demanding and complex manufacturing settings: it manages tools, finishing processes, quality control, automatic fixture loading (and manual machine tool scheduling). It comes with a wide range of loading and material stations. Payloads vary from 500 to 11 000 kg.

MLS utilizes the full module stack of industry’s leading manufacturing control system, MMS, with predictive scheduling and production execution.


Why MLS?

Mix pallet and tool automation with finishing processes

Intelligent production planning and scheduling software

Multiple machine tool types in one automation system

Increase high-mix-low-volume production with FMS

What you gain

MLS Benefits:

  • Automation solution for every 3 to 5 axis machine tool
  • Easy and straightforward extendability
  • Great user ergonomics and intuitive operations
  • Material logistics integration
  • High pallet transfers per hour-capacity
  • Ready for robotic applications
  • Ready for customized integration
Industry’s most advanced production planning and execution software comes with ergonomic and intuitive user interface.


Manufacturing Management Software

MLS comes with industry’s finest production planning and execution software, MMS. Manufacturing Management Software is always one step ahead by automatically calculating the optimized production workflow and necessary resources, including tools, based on orders.

MMS adapts automatically to changes in the daily production schedule and displays information to maintain the production output.

Integrate tool automation, robotic loading cells, washing, deburring and finishing processes into Flexible manufacturing system (FMS).
Keep your manufacturing productivity up with technical support, spare parts, service agreements, maintenance, training and more.

Need support?

Services for MLS

  • 8760 support
  • Service agreements
  • Maintenance
  • Spare parts
  • Upgrades
  • Relocations
  • Training & Consultation
  • Consultation
Service offering

See what our clients say about MLS

Technical Data










Load weight (kg) 700 1500 1700 3000 6000 10000 2000 Custom
Machine pallet size (mm) 400-500 500-630 500-630 630-800 800-1250 1000-1600 630-630 Custom
Maximum load size (mm) 800×700 1250×1250 1125×1125 1600×1400 2700×1700 Custom Custom Custom
Load height (mm) 900 1250 1450 1700 2000 Custom Custom Custom
Stacker crane load handler Parallelogram Telescopic forks Rotating Handler Telescopic forks Telescopic forks Telescopic forks Double stroke rotating Custom
Material pallets in the same system Option Option Option Option Option Option No Option
Number of integrated machine tools Unlimited
Brand of machine tools Any machine tool brand available on the market
Number of pallet places Unlimited
Control system MMS

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Acting VP Region Americas, Head of Services, USA

Tyrone Brown


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