Material Handling & Storage

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

WABCO and Cummins Enter into New Long-Term Agreement to Manufacture and Supply Air Compressors for Markets Globally; Contract Expands Scope of Existing Joint Venture Based in United States

May 4, 2016

BRUSSELS, Belgium – WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, today announced that it has entered into a new long-term agreement with Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) to manufacture and supply high-performance air-compressor technology globally. This major contract expands the scope of... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Spider Returns to San Francisco's Bay Bridge with Complete Access Solution

May 4, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, has been providing suspended access solutions throughout various construction and retrofitting phases of San Francisco’s Bay Bridge, most recently supplying the access, fall protection, and training solution for electrical upgrades. Rosendin Electric turned to Spider when faced with the task of installing conduit for new radar equipment and... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Mustang Welcomes Asphalt Paving Equipment and Supplies, Inc. to the Mustang Dealer Network

May 4, 2016

WEST BEND, WISCONSIN - Mustang, a leading manufacturer of compact equipment for agriculture and construction markets, is pleased to welcome Asphalt Paving Equipment and Supplies, Inc. to the Mustang dealer network. Asphalt Paving Equipment and Supplies provides expert sales and service to the Wilmington, DE and Harbeson, DE area for Mustang skid loaders, track loaders and compact... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloader optimizes discharge via controlled vibration.

May 4, 2016

Using controlled vibration, Model 820 reliably discharges bulk bag contents. Model 82-SCM Bag Spout Clamping Mechanism, included, allows unrestricted access to bag's discharge spout and attachment to process interface transition equipment in clean and dust-tight manner. Dust Collection System is available to assist in deflating empty bag, and Bag Lifting Racks automatically maintain upward lift on bag and bag liner (if applicable) to facilitate product discharge. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products, Robotics

Laptop Computers offer VR on the Go solutions.

May 4, 2016

With Intel Z170 chipset and LGA 1151 CPU socket, EUROCOM Sky X9E and DLX7 support Intel Core i7-6700K processors, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics, and 4 SODIMM for up to 64 GB DDR4 memory. Heavy-duty, virtual-reality ready systems are available with Vive Headset, which includes 2 wireless controllers, 2 base stations, link box, and earbuds. For traveling, both laptops can be carried in Everki Atlas wheeled laptop backpack or Everki Titan checkpoint-friendly laptop backpack. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Face Grooving Tools operate as single or twin cutters.

May 4, 2016

Designed to fit large diameter Series 318 and Series 319 SW twin-cutter boring heads, Face Grooving Insert Holders can be used as single or twin cutter grooving tools for 2.087–118 in. diameters. Design allows for grooving depth up to .472 in., with minimum width of .079 in. and maximum of .375 in. Using boring tools as twin cutters, with simultaneous adjustment in radius and length, allows feed rate to be increased. Using cutters in diameter offset operation enables groove width up to .472 in. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Wire Feeder suits heavy and general fab applications.

May 4, 2016

Featuring flexible, modular design, Flex Feed® 84 delivers consistent feeding over long conduit runs with large-diameter wires up to 3/32 in. or cored wires up to .120 in. Single-bench, dual-bench, and boom-mount configurations can be converted as workspace requirements change. Patented MaxTrac® wire drive has rugged, cast-aluminum feed plate that protects wire and ensures consistent feeding. Equipped with digital meters, feeder displays actual voltage and current during welding. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Picks Up Excellence in Ergonomics Award for Forklift Design

May 3, 2016

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently earned the Excellence in Ergonomics award from the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) for the Crown SC 6000 Series electric counterbalanced forklift. Known as the “Archies,” the FLTA awards are designed to encourage and reward examples of excellence throughout the forklift... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Magline Introduces Video Demonstration of the Ergonomic LiftPlus Powered Lift Truck

May 3, 2016

Magline’s innovative LiftPlus, provides an all-in-one lift, transporter, and positioner. The LiftPlus is a workforce multiplier that kicks in productivity with no need for special training or licensing. The ergonomic answer to sprains, strains, and pains. The LiftPlus was designed for ease of use, higher productivity, and to keep workers on the job and free from injuries; lifting 350 pounds... Read More

Automatic ID, Material Handling & Storage, Software

Inventory System targets meat and poultry processors.

May 3, 2016

Designed for production and traceability reporting, SIMBA System features optimized touchscreen interface that is customizable for meat and poultry processors. SIMBA can be integrated to most scales for proper weight measurements and also tracks by-products to multiple locations. Production line workers can change content of product labels via computer or touchscreen, capturing product weight information and printing label with barcode identifier for that case or carton. Read More

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

Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System integrates tubular cable conveyor.

May 3, 2016

Automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System meters ingredients into FLEXI-DISC® Tubular Cable Conveyor, which transports, dust-free, batches of specified weight to processing equipment. While BULK-OUT® BFC Series Discharger has cantilevered I-beam with electric hoist and trolley for forklift-free loading/unloading, FLOW-FLEXER® Activators foster continuous, complete materials discharge. Conveyor accommodates metered and non-metered inlets as well as multiple full-flow outlets and valved outlets. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Manitou Americas Welcomes Toyota Material Handling Ohio, Inc. to the Manitou Dealer Network

May 2, 2016

• Toyota Material Handling Ohio, Inc. has been in business since 1978 (38 years) • Toyota Material Handling Ohio, Inc. locations serving Columbus and Toledo, Ohio will represent Manitou rough terrain vertical masted forklifts and semi industrial vertical masted forklifts WEST BEND, WISCONSIN - Manitou, the world leader in all-terrain material handling equipment, is pleased to welcome... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Smart Pallet transports and stores bulk bags without damage.

May 2, 2016

Free of wood splinters and sharp edges, BigBag Divider protects bulk bags against abrasion and damage. Four-sided fork shafts enable filling and transport using forklift, while tunnel design protects bags from contact with fork arms. Specially raised edges prevent bags from slipping or overlapping, further minimizing risk of damage. Measuring 43 x 43 in., nestable polyolefin product is suitable for returnable containers, logistical circuits, and long-term use in warehouses. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Robotic Press Suction Cups safely handle thin sheets.

May 2, 2016

Suitable for use with high-speed, robotic, pick-and-place sheet metal handling equipment, slip-free Press Automation Cups (Panel Cups) series securely grips dry and oily metal, plastic, or composite materials. Silicon-free cups, molded from ANVER Nomathane™ 50 and 60, disperse existing surface oil on stamped panels, and exhibit non-marking as well as anti-slip properties. Sealing properties accommodate flat or curved workpieces as well as material with minimal surface area. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Compact, Low Profile Rail Slides support up to 500 lbf.

May 2, 2016

Offered in strokes up to 495 mm, LP Series features aluminum carriage and base plate. Fixed metal shroud protects rails from contaminants, and low-profile design provides up to 500 lbf load capacity. Suited for model select or single weld gun application, slides use Welker Smart Stop for sensing and stopping. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Spark Resistant Air Hoists feature stainless steel components.

May 2, 2016

Suitable for many hazardous conditions, AS Series features spark-resistant, stainless steel components – load chain, top and bottom hooks, hook latches, and hardware – and are available in ¼ and ½ ton capacities in pendant, cord, or twist rod control. These air hoists, certified spark resistant to ATEX level (Ex) II 2GD c T5 IIC T100°, come standard with heavy-duty disc brake, vane motor, bearing-supported planetary gearing system, upper/lower limit switches, and cast aluminum body. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Extruded Aluminum Stand enables machine mobility.

April 29, 2016

Constructed with heavy-duty 80 mm square extruded aluminum frame, Machine Stand enables customers to move CNC engraving machine while still maintaining machine's rigidity during cutting process. Stand has ¾ in. polypropylene top deck that provides workspace for CNC machine tools. Four heavy-duty casters, 2 with locks, allow machine to be transported around facility, then locked and secured in location when machine is in operation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Yale Brought Interactive Booth Experience to MODEX 2016

April 28, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Industry events like MODEX 2016 offer a dynamic, informative experience to help attendees discover the latest warehouse solutions, and gain a competitive edge in the highly-volatile supply chain environment. At booths #3147 and #2263, Yale Materials Handling Corporation offered an interactive booth experience complete with product demonstrations and the latest technology to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

It's Hands-on Action at Magnetek's AISTech 2016 Exhibit

April 28, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – Visitors to Magnetek’s display at the 2016 AISTech   Iron Steel Technology Conference and Exposition being held in Pittsburgh, Pa, May 16-19 will have an opportunity to try their hand at a variety of the Company’s material handling control solutions. Attendees will be able to recreate variable torque control on a mill duty crane through a hands-on demonstration... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software

Agile Network and Manhattan Associates Collaborate to Develop a New Shipping Solution with Thousands of Parcel and Regional Carrier Services for WMOS

April 28, 2016

Agile Network's Transportation Management Execution Platform, TME, now integrates directly with Manhattan Associates' Warehouse Management Solution (WMOS) to provide core parcel shipping functionality with unprecedented rating and routing options. CARLSBAD, Calif. - A leading enterprise shipping software provider, Agile Network LLC, today announced the release of a new parcel shipping... Read More