Other

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools

TurboFil to Introduce Innovative Bottle Capper and Pharmaceutical Track and Trace at PackExpo East

January 20, 2017

At PackExpo East, TurboFil Packaging Machines will showcase its new Multi-Head Hybrid Capper MH120, the most flexible chuck capper available for speeds up to 120 bpm. The second introduction, Reditrace Pharmaceutical Track and Trace, is a new cloud based system that makes all required data available from any location.

February 15, 2015 - TurboFil Packaging Machines, a leader in liquid... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

VERYX® Digital Sorters feature Pixel Fusion™.

January 16, 2017

Available in various widths to provide small- to high-capacity production environments, VERYX® Digital Sorters designed with ideal sensor types, sensor positions, lighting and ejection system. Including auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms, device is enabled to adapt normal changes in product or environment and performs without operator intervention. Featuring high resolution cameras,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Piab Material Handling in the Food Industry

January 13, 2017

Piab's vacuum conveyors keep food FLOWing

piFLOW® conveyors handle everything from bulk powders and granules to delicate tablets.

Regardless of whether they are used for baking goods, confectionery, instant food, food additives or nutraceuticals, piFLOW® vacuum conveyors meet the demands of the global food industry. Offering low noise and contained conveying, ATEX... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

New Multi-Axis SiP Alignment Systems for Test & Production; From PI's Award-Winning Technology

January 7, 2017

New complete systems for ultrafast alignment tasks are available in single or double-sided arrays.

January 2017, Auburn, MA - Nanopositioning equipment manufacturer PI now offers a new family of automated alignment engines for silicon photonics applications including 3 to 6 axis mechanisms, controllers with firmware based alignment algorithms, and the software tools to meet the high... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CGTech to Demonstrate VERICUT 8 Tips at AeroDef

December 30, 2016

VERICUT 8.0 streamlines the NC validation workflow

Irvine, CA - At AeroDef Manufacturing 2017 VERICUT CNC machine simulation, verification and optimization software will be featured in CGTech’s booth 731. The software simulates all types of CNC machining, including drilling and trimming of composite parts, water jet, riveting, robots, mill/turn and parallel kinematics. VERICUT... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

DATAPAQ MonoPaq2 System offers accuracy of ±0.5°C.

December 24, 2016

Measuring merely 41 x 48 x 195 mm, DATAPAQ MonoPaq2 system profiles metal temperature of coated aluminum bottles, aerosols, and collapsible tubes both in IBO and OBO lines. Featuring DATAPAQ Insight software, system allows reviewing of versatile visualization, analysis and reporting functions. Logging up to 32,000 readings per channel with adjustable interval of 0.05 s or more, unit’s Q18... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tri-Cam Countersink features self-guiding pilot.

December 23, 2016

Manufactured from hardened steel for optimum cutting edge and thread life, Tri-Cam Countersinks are designed with high-flow flutes for excellent material evacuations. Available in both M2 high-speed tool steel and M42 cobalt, device offers smooth, consistent finish for true fastener interface. Including non-marring pilot, unit offers oversized cross hole to allow easy countersink removal.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Products & Equipment

QPSI Shines a Spotlight on Stealth™ Cartoners from MGS Machine

December 8, 2016

December 7, 2016 – As a leading contract packager for the world’s top pharmaceutical and healthcare companies, Quality Packaging Specialists International (QPSI) is focused on quality and efficiency at every step. They searched for new cartoners where high speeds, consistent performance and ease-of-use ruled and chose the Stealth™ horizontal cartoners from MGS Machine.

“Before... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Splicer Reduces Downtime in Food and Beverage Packaging

December 7, 2016

Splicer performs non-stop film changes in food and beverage packaging operations

Middleborough, MA - Butler Automatic, the inventor and global leader of automatic splicing solutions, announces that its SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer is ideally suited towards food and beverage packaging applications. The SP1 Automatic Film Splicer increases efficiency in packaging operations by... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CM602 Sawing Machine automatically selects cutting head feed rate.

December 7, 2016

Suitable for cutting short and medium length steel, copper, brass and aluminum tubes, CM602 automatic CNC sawing machine offers material loading using servomotor carriage. Handling tube and bar up to 4 in. dia, unit’s capable blade speed is 5000 RPM. Assisting operator via instruction icons on touchscreen panel, CM602 selects appropriate blade when shape, size and length of material is... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

High-Lift Box or Container Dumper offers optional receiving hoppers.

December 3, 2016

Discharging dust-free into vessels 6 to 10 ft (1830 to 3050 mm) above plant floor, TIP-TITE® High-Lift Box/Container Dumper features pneumatically actuated slide gate valve opening. Constructed of stainless steel and also carbon steel, unit accommodates Gaylords and other boxes from 36 to 48 in. (915 to 1220 mm) on side. Accommodating 39 to 44 in. (990 to 1117 mm) overall height, device is... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

MC251 Solid Carbide Mill optimizes machining of stainless materials.

December 2, 2016

Being solid carbide milling tool, MC251 increases tool life by up to 50% in austenitic stainless steels and nickel-base alloys. Tool operates best on machines having external coolant supply. Product uses asymmetrical helix angles between 35° and 38° which results in low susceptibility to vibration thereby increasing process reliability. Minimizing build-up on cutting edge, unit is coated... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Filling System processes 90,000lbs dry bulk material per hour.

December 1, 2016

Certified from NTEP, automated precision filled-bag accumulation conveyors process up to 20 units of 4,500lbs capacity bulk bags per hour. Bulk Bag Filling System has automated pallet introduction and metering of material supply. Features 8 GPM hydraulic carriage to lift bag capacities up to 4,500lbs that exceeds lift speed and capacity of ball screw designs. Unit has accuracy of +/- .01% to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety

November 30, 2016

HOLLAND, Michigan (November 30, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). A complete NBE bulk bag filling process system, including: automated pallet introduction; automated metering of material supply; NTEP-certified, precision bag weighing; and automated, filled-bag accumulation conveyors enables a single operator to process up to 20, 4,500 lb.-capacity bulk bags per hour; or 90,000... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Stratasys Fortus 900mc 3D printer uses engineering-grade thermoplastics.

November 24, 2016

Built for functional prototyping, manufacturing aids, tooling and short-run direct digital manufacturing, Stratasys Fortus 900mc offers streamlined workflow and easier job-monitoring with internal camera and GrabCAD Print Software. Running ABS-M30, ABS-M30i, ABS-ESD7, ASA, FDM Nylon 12, PC and PC-ABS, unit meets Standard certification from NRTL. Eliminating need for STL file conversion,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

SP1 Automatic Film Splicer delivers wider range of sensing.

November 24, 2016

Providing automatic, in-registration butt splice, SP1 Film Splicer offers downstream process with product pitch or imprint spacing. Eliminating need for re-registering with control software, unit allows operator to achieve same result by entering offset value on touch screen user interface. Minimizing film waste and available for retrofit, unit includes new head and amplifier. Device supports... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

EUVL Optical Coatings offers low defect rate.

November 24, 2016

Increasing function by number of transistors that can be printed on chip, EUVL Optical Coatings are used inside scanner tools. Made of two independent inline, system can deposit four large optics. Offering 800 millimeters diameter, device is used to achieve coatings on substrates up to 1.5 meters long. With sophisticated 2-dimensional d-spacing distribution pattern, units are used in next... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

VERYX Digital Sorter eliminates sanitation requirements.

November 19, 2016

With surface inspection, unique multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™, highest resolution cameras and laser sensors, VERYX Digital Sorter allows end users to gather broad range of product and operational data from sorter. Including smart features like auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms and smart alarms, unit can automatically perform length grading and optimize defect removal. Device is ideal... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

QTU-200MY Turning Center features NC servo-driven tailstock.

November 18, 2016

Incorporating 20-hp main turning spindle, QTU-200MY Turning Center provides 35 rpm up to 6,000 rpm speeds with 90 ft-lb of torque. Featuring Y-axis off-centerline machining capability, unit eliminates need for belts or pulleys for zero backlash. Delivering 27.4” swing capacity, device accommodates part diameters up to 13.4”. Using SmoothC CNC EIA/ISO programming, product generates easy... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Stratasys Fortus 900mc 3D printer uses engineering-grade thermoplastics.

November 18, 2016

Built for functional prototyping, manufacturing aids, tooling and short-run direct digital manufacturing, Stratasys Fortus 900mc offers streamlined workflow and easier job-monitoring with internal camera and GrabCAD Print Software. Running ABS-M30, ABS-M30i, ABS-ESD7, ASA, FDM Nylon 12, PC and PC-ABS, unit meets Standard certification from NRTL. Eliminating need for STL file conversion,... Read More