Material Handling

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Hygienic Dispenser ensures precision dosing.

August 24, 2016

Based on endless piston principle with adjustable suckback, VHD Hygienic Dispenser optimizes precision dosing on semi-automatic and fully automatic production lines in food and cosmetics sectors. Dispenser is capable of delivering micro doses as well as applying difficult high-viscosity liquids, including decorative finishes with icing or chocolate. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Raymond Celebrates Continued Innovation with Anniversary

August 22, 2016

Company honors 65th anniversary of narrow aisle concept, Reach-Fork® Truck GREENE, N.Y. — The Raymond Corporation is celebrating the company’s continued innovation by commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Raymond Reach-Fork® truck. On Aug. 14, 1951, George Raymond Sr., Raymond’s founder, and Christian Gibson, an engineer at the company, received a U.S. patent for the power-driven... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Micro-Translation Stage offers 25 mm travel range.

August 22, 2016

Featuring 60 x 86 mm footprint, M-122 Closed-Loop Motorized Positioning Stage can handle payloads to 11 lb with velocity to 20 mm/sec. Optical linear encoder provides 100 nm resolution. Extended service life and optimized guiding accuracy with minimal backlash are guaranteed by preloaded ball-screw drive and precision crossed roller bearings with anti-creep cage assist. Product is suited for research and industrial applications including fiber alignment, metrology, QA testing, and micromachining. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

New High Accuracy Positioning Tables/Nano Precision Stages from Primatics

August 19, 2016

High Accuracy Positioning Tables/Nano Precision Stages, from Primatics, Inc., are used in applications where high accuracy and repeatability and/or smoothness are critical.  All sub-assembly components are machined to very tight tolerances in order to achieve the required accuracy and repeatability.  Typical precision for these types of stages are measured in the sub-micron or nanometer... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Nickel Plated Hoists suit hygienically critical areas.

August 19, 2016

With nickel plating thickness of 25 µm, Air Operated Hoists are available for cleanroom operations and other specialist applications that require hygienic working conditions. Units offer general corrosion resistance as well as resistance to environmental humidity. Models include Profi TI hoists with 0.5 and 1 metric ton lift capacities, big-bag handling unit with 1 metric ton lift, and low headroom trolley hoist with 1 metric ton capacity. All are classified as explosion protected. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hygienic Jelly Testing Equipment meets needs of laboratories.

August 19, 2016

Drying room and GML03 laboratory depositor enable producers of jellies, such as medicated and functional gummies, to test new products while increasing production of tested recipes to industrial scale. Allowing manufacturers to develop new recipes without disrupting production, equipment includes exchangeable pump system and choice of servo-controlled piston sizes. Depositor features recipe creation for process scalability, and drying room allows total control of drying parameters. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

New Performance Tests Conducted by the Pennsylvania State University Prove Eriez® Xtreme® RE7 Tube Circuit is Stronger than Competitors' Magnets

August 18, 2016

Erie, PA - According to the results from new performance testing conducted by The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), the Eriez® Xtreme® RE7 Tube Circuit is significantly stronger than any other magnet on the market today. Full test data is available from Eriez. Eriez commissioned Penn State to determine which commercial tube magnet most effectively removes dangerous ferrous metal... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Schwarze Industries Reaches Milestone in Colorado

August 18, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA [August 15, 2016 - Schwarze Industries is pleased to announce that OJ Watson Equipment and Schwarze Industries, Inc. recently completed the delivery of 4 Schwarze M6TE Avalanche High Dump Mechanical Street Sweepers and 4 Schwarze A8 Twister High Dump Regenerative Air Street Sweepers to the City of Colorado Springs. The City of Colorado Springs previously utilized two... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hamilton Caster Ergo-X2 minimizes lock up issues and maximizes workplace safety.

August 18, 2016

Requiring less than 45 pounds of force to push or pull carts, the new patented swivel caster design includes a second pivot point to reduce the start-up force needed to move the cart when in lock up. Casters comply with strict ergonomic standards as demanded by automotive and aerospace manufacturers. Featured in 4-1/2f x 6-1/2h mounting plate, caster series is also available with 4h, 5h, 6h, 8h diameter wheels. Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Rotary Screw Air Compressor System enhances Ford F650/F750 trucks.

August 18, 2016

Designed for Ford F650 and F750, 6.8 L Triton V10 gas engine work trucks, UNDERHOOD150 provides 100% duty cycle and up to 150 cfm and 175 psi. Ability to work in extreme climate conditions optimizes reliability, and model-specific mounting kit enables installation within few hours. There is no installed deck footprint, and 200 lb weight helps vehicles conserve fuel versus typically employed utility mount systems. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Arched Pull Handles come in tapped and through hole versions.

August 18, 2016

Made of 304 stainless steel with matte shot-blast finish, RoHS-compliant GN 565.9 Stainless Steel Arched Pull Handles are suitable for door or drawer applications on medical, pharmaceutical, packaging, and any other equipment that requires corrosion-free environments. Through hole version accepts 10-32 UNC and 10-24 UNC inch size socket cap screws and metric size M5 (DIN 912) socket cap screws, while tapped version accepts M6 x1.0 pitch fastener of choice. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Donald Rigging Marks 10 Years Since Placing Landmark Order

August 17, 2016

Angus Donald, the president of Donald Rigging Ltd, has marked a decade since he ordered the first ever 300t HT300 hydraulically powered heavy track skidding system—five years before manufacturer Hydra-Slide was even incorporated. Beforehand, rigging crews from Donald would move a variety of loads, such as 100 ton heat transfer components, using more traditional methods utilizing steel rails... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Waste Handling Equipment

Recycling Collection Cart features metal support base.

August 17, 2016

Equipped with powder-coated metal support base, MODRoto 50P-16S safely handles up to 500 lb of glass, metal, plastic, construction and demolition debris, and other recyclable materials. Support base joins rugged, rotationally molded, plastic bin above with 3 steel fork tubes below that allow entire cart to be raised, moved, rotated 180°, and dumped by forklift to minimize manual lifting, bending, and reaching. Cart is set on 6 industrial-strength, non-marking casters. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

B & H Labeling Systems Presents Marathon® + GES 2.0 Glue Extrusion System

August 15, 2016

B H Labeling Systems presents the Marathon® + GES 2.0 series of roll-fed labelers, exclusively equipped with the new patent-pending B & H Glue Extrusion System, at Pack Expo 2016. As the world’s only fully automatic extrusion-based, recipe-driven hot melt glue applicator for roll-fed labeling, the B & H GES 2.0 minimizes downtime, requires no operator set-up or adjustment during production... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hansa Meyer Uses Hydra-Slide Skidding System for Transformer Installation

August 12, 2016

A 500-ton capacity, hydraulically powered, heavy track skidding system was chosen to position two transformers, originating from China, that had traveled 500 miles through the heart of Texas. Hansa Meyer Heavy Haul Rigging USA used a HT500 and a Hydra-Pac Synchronous Electric power unit, both from Hydra-Slide Ltd - an Ontario, Canada headquartered manufacturer of specialized skidding and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Belt-Fed Digital Sorters combine smart and Hi-Res technologies.

August 12, 2016

Able to detect and remove sub-millimeter size defects and foreign material while virtually eliminating false rejects, belt-fed VERYX® food sorters provide sustainable, all-sided surface inspection. Customizable and modular design can be tailored to product characteristics and production objectives regarding choice of sensors, sensor positions, lighting, separation/ejection system, product handling, and software. Smart features enable virtually unattended operation during normal operation. Read More

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

Heavy Duty Machining - but Safe

August 11, 2016

The importance of the tool holder is still understated, especially when it comes to roughing and heavy duty machining. Metal removal rates in these types of processes are absolutely crucial for the productivity of the machining operation. By using special shrink fit chucks with drive pins and spiral grooves in the tool shank it is now possible to perform high-feed full slotting of up to 2 x D... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Conveyor, Accumulation Table facilitate tablet/capsule inspection.

August 11, 2016

Handling round, square, and rectangular bottles (plastic or glass) up to 2500 cc, Tablet Entrapment Free (TEF) Conveyor and TEF Accumulation Table facilitate inspection for trapped product. Functionality accelerates thorough line clearance during product changeovers and shift changes while also helping eliminate foreign product cross-contamination. Conveyor operates up to 100 fpm, and roller-dropping handles let one person drop chain and clear line in <10 min without any tools.
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Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Creform to Showcase AGVs, Workstations and Flow Racks at 2016 Assembly Show

August 10, 2016

Creform Corporation, Greer SC, a manufacturer of unique products for the design and building of material handling structures and vehicles will feature several of its products in booth 831, at the 2016 Assembly Show, October 25-27, Rosemont, IL. Highlighting the exhibit will be the standard NSI AGV which can control up to 50 courses with 128 commands each via HMI touch screen and built-in RFID... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Discharger features integrated dust collection.

August 10, 2016

Constructed with safety caging on all 4 sides and interlock doors on load side, Material Master™ Bulk Bag Discharging System features electric 2-ton chain hoist with motorized trolley and Spider-Lift™ bag lifting frame. Heavy-duty breaker bar Flo-Master™ bag massaging system ensures positive material flow, while Seal-Master™ bag spout access chamber allows optimal access to bag discharge spout. For dust-tight discharge, system includes Sure-Seal™ pneumatic bag spout clamping system. Read More