This training course explains the operation and the functional principle of the electronic control system using the example of the ‘Variopress’ and ‘Powerpress’ superstructures.


The ‘Operation & function’ training course looks at the following lessons and learning goal checks:

  • Safety
  • Design
  • Operation
  • Function

  • Safety information
  • Operator duties
  • Personnel requirements
  • Work and danger areas
  • Warning signals
  • Overview of components
  • Assembly description: Hydraulic system
  • Assembly description: Control elements
  • Assembly description: Lights and displays
  • Assembly description: Design and tail part
  • Activation
  • Safety/emergency stop
  • Prepare collective ride
  • Collective ride
  • Deactivation
  • Function description: Compression mechanism
  • Function description: Alarm/error messages and warning information
  • Function description: Operating modes


An overall system on the carrier vehicle for loading, compacting and emptying household and commercial recycling and waste materials. It is also referred to as a machine.

Combination of the superstructure and carrier vehicle.

Part of the superstructure into which the recycling and waste materials are loaded.

Part of the superstructure to load and empty the superstructure collection tank.

Household and commercial waste bins that need to be emptied.

Device on the tail part to which the tipping device is mounted

Part of the superstructure to load and empty the superstructure collection tank.

Device on the tail part for lifting the LRC.

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  1. Review for VarioPress Course


    Superb Course with clearly explained content. Had no difficulty in navigating around.


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