Material Handling & Storage

Material Handling & Storage

MEI Places New Data Equipment for Dallas Justice Center with a Helicopter

December 2, 2016

DALLAS, Nov. 30, 2016 -- The Helicopter overhead in SE Dallas early morning last Saturday wasn't the local traffic reporters. Instead, it was the installation of data equipment at the Lew Sterrett Justice Center in West Downtown Dallas. MEI Rigging & Crating used a helicopter, three forklifts, and a small mobile crane to complete the move in less than one hour. In that hour, they moved...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Multi-Probe Micromanipulator features optional joystick control.

December 1, 2016

Allowing independent positioning of five or more probe arms, Multi-Probe Micromanipulator is optimized for insertion of silicon probes for electrophysiology and optogenetics. Using USB to connect up to five arms to PC, unit controls 15 axes of automated motions using motion control software. Compatible with tetrodes, device features motorized positioners with piezoelectric motors and embedded controllers for closed-loop position resolution of 0.5 µm.

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Material Handling & Storage

Veo Sorters feature integrated Iso-Flo vibratory infeed.

December 1, 2016

Available in Veo Max , Veo 16, 12 and 8 models, Veo Sorters automatically remove ears with remaining husk. Coupled with sensors and intelligent software for recognizing color, shape, size and texture, Veo 16, 12 and 8 offer maximum capacities of up to 3000, 2250 and 1500 ears of corn per minute respectively. Using Veo’s ‘Information Analytics’, units enable collection of statistical data about product, defects and sort operation.

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Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

DX380LL-5 Log Loader features 360-degree rotating log grapples.

December 1, 2016

Featuring centralized grease points, wide side-access doors, DX380LL-5 Log Loader provides easy access to routine maintenance areas. Delivering 0 to 7.7 rpm swing speed and 129,876 lbf-ft swing torque, loader provides 18 ft. undercarriage track length. Having 113,538 lb operating weight and 313 horsepower, unit is equipped with 7-inch LCD screen for providing information about engine rpm, battery voltage, front and rear hydraulic pump pressure.

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Material Handling & Storage

CM Tornado 360 Hoist features Sidewinder lever handle.

December 1, 2016

Available in 3/4 and 1 1/2 ton capacities with standard lifts up to 20 feet, CM Tornado 360° Hoist is designed to reduce repetitive wrist action. Allowing operator to utilize full 360 range of motion, unit’s double-reduction gearing and high-quality bearings reduce force up to 30 percent. Featuring 360-degree rotating lever and fold-out revolving handle, hoist is used for lifting, positioning and securing loads.

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Material Handling & Storage

Rough Terrain Carrier with 173-horsepower Cummins Tier 4 engine.

December 1, 2016

Having 18ft turning radius and 21,000 pounds of drawbar pull, 4-wheel-drive Rough Terrain Carrier easily navigates around log yards, sawmills and space constrained sites. Loader has strong, stable rigid frame that provides 2-wheel, 4-wheel and crab steering capabilities. Unit travels up to 12 miles per hour and climbs steep grades of up to 45%. Features power shift transmission, hydrostatic dynamic braking mechanism and hydraulic disc brakes on all 4 wheels.

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Material Handling & Storage

ALL Invests in New Liebherr All-Terrain Cranes Ahead of Their U.S. Debut

December 1, 2016

LTM 1450-8.1 to be unveiled at spring CONEXPO Show

November 29, 2016- The ALL Family of Companies announces that they have preordered several new Liebherr models as yet unavailable in the United States - including two LTM 1450-8.1 500-USt all-terrain cranes. The Liebherr Group plans to debut the LTM 1450-8.1 at the 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG show (March 7-11, Las Vegas).

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Material Handling & Storage

Rotoflex VLI 600 Outperforms at Dan Labels in Denmark

December 1, 2016

In just two days the VLI was running unsupported film with high speed over 600 m/min.

St Louis, Missouri USA (November 29, 2016) A new Rotoflex VLI 600 for offline finishing of unsupported film was recently installed at Dan Labels, a rapidly growing label printer in Denmark. Instrumental in the sale was RR Print, a long established distributor of printing products and machinery based...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Leidos Commences Operational Testing of Highly Autonomous Unmanned Surface Vessel

December 1, 2016

RESTON, Va., Nov. 29, 2016 - Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology solutions company, announced today that it is beginning operational testing of the technology demonstration vessel it is developing for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)'s Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) program. Testing will occur off the coast of San...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage

Leidos Wins Delivery Order from Customs and Border Protection

December 1, 2016

Company to Provide Mobile Cargo and Vehicle Scanning Technology at U.S. Ports of Entry

RESTON, Va., Nov. 29, 2016 -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology solutions company, received a delivery order by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), to supply cargo and vehicle scanning systems, as well as provide optional training...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 eliminate re-work of over and under-filled bags and reduces material loss.

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Material Handling & Storage

Fillmore Container Offers Mrs. Wages Product Line

November 30, 2016

Lancaster, PA - October 2016 - Fillmore Container is pleased to announce it now carries Mrs. Wages products. The Mrs. Wages product line includes a huge variety of canning mixes for pickles, salsa, jams and more. The mixes, spices and preserves all aid in the canning process. Started in the 50s, the original Mrs. Wages’ family canning recipes are all available through the current product...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

EZ-Cap Swing Bottles feature smooth sides.

November 30, 2016

Available in 16 or 32 oz traditional styles in clear, amber or cobalt blue colors, EZ-Cap Swing Bottles come with re-usable gasket cap which snaps firmly into position by means of wire cam. Suitable for sauces, oils and vinegars,swing bottles are designed to be washed and refilled large number of times. Enabling custom silk screening and adhesive labeling, units come with replaceable and removable caps, seals and wires.

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Material Handling & Storage

Fillmore Container Adds Mason Jar Fermentation Kit

November 30, 2016

Lancaster, PA - October 2016 - Fillmore Container is expanding its fermentation product offerings with a Complete Mason Jar Fermentation Kit. The kit features four pickle pebbles, four pickle pipes and a pickle packer. The kit is packaged in a custom, beautifully designed color box, ideal for gifts or resale at workshops, demos or in retail.

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Material Handling & Storage

Driven to Succeed

November 30, 2016

Kennametal partners with EWS Tool Technologies, a global provider of precision lathe tooling. A wide variety of KM tooling for multitasking machines, machining centers, and mill-turn lathes is readily available, improving productivity in any machining application.

Multitasking and mill-turn centers were once considered high-end specialty machines, found only in shops with the financial...Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Clean, Safe & Hygienic Materials Handling

November 30, 2016

Materials handling specialist J D Neuhaus (JDN) can provide a whole host of innovative hoist solutions for working environments that demand high levels of cleanliness and hygiene. Industries such as food, beverage, pharmaceutical and chemical must all conform to strict regulations when it comes to clean working practices. Utilizing the appropriate materials handling equipment, therefore, is a...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging 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

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

SNC-Lavalin Awarded Midstream Natural Gas Project in the United States

November 30, 2016

MONTREAL, Nov. 28, 2016 - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announced today that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by Northwest Natural Gas Company (NW Natural) for an expansion of its natural gas storage services in Mist, Ore. This EPC contract is a significant portion of the $125M project.

The turnkey project will be executed by the Production &...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Services, Transportation Industry Products

HD465-8 and HD605-8 off-highway trucks features LCD color monitor.

November 28, 2016

Featuring Komatsu SAA6D170E-7 engine of 724 HP (540 kW), HD465-8 AND HD605-8 include payload capacities of 61 U.S. (short)/55 metric tons and 69.4 U.S. (short)/63 metric tons. Equipped with EPA Tier 4 final certified engines, truck’s In-Cab enhancements include auxiliary jack and two 12 volt ports. With seven inch, dedicated rearview monitor, device offers automatic retard speed control and hydropneumatic suspension system for smooth ride.

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Material Handling & Storage

IMS Select Hoist Ring Rack is double sided.

November 25, 2016

Featuring array of durable bars, sized in varying lengths and thicknesses, IMS Select Hoist Ring Rack accommodates large assortment of products. Designed with lower reinforced metal mesh tray accessible from both sides, unit provides area to place hammers, die bars, loose bolts and small tool boxes. Equipped with rubber gripped push handles and 5” rugged swivel/locking casters, rack ensures safe transportation and supports up to 975 lbs.

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