Material Handling

Material Handling & Storage

CLX Electric Chain Hoist comes with self-adjusting magnetic brake.

April 28, 2017

Available in 500 kg and 1,000 kg capacities, CLX Electric Chain Hoist is equipped with slipping clutch for overload protection. Featuring hook lock design, product is operated on single phase 115-volt power supply.

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Material Handling & Storage

BFC Series Discharging System feature stainless steel construction.

April 27, 2017

Featuring pneumatically-powered hoist and trolley for raising and positioning bags inside discharging frame, BFC Series Bulk Bag Discharging System is equipped with SPOUT-LOCK® and TELE-TUBE® for dust-tight sealing and maintaining constant downward tension on the bag for complete discharge of material. Units come with hopper, screw conveyor and tubular cable... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

SCHUNK Receives Hermes Award at Hannover Messe

April 27, 2017

The Hermes Award, one of the world’s most coveted technology prizes for innovation, was awarded to SCHUNK last week, during the opening of the Hannover Messe by the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel!

Henrik A. Schunk, the Managing Partner of SCHUNK, was there to receive the award from the German Federal Minister for Education, Prof. Dr. Johanna Wanka.

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Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

FORTIS® Tool Arm helps in accomplishing lifting tasks.

April 27, 2017

Enabling craftspeople operating heavy, powered hand tools while working overhead or on vertical surfaces, FORTIS® Tool Arm transfers the weight of heavy loads from operators body to the ground. Supporting weight of up to 50 lb, arm isolates vibration and torque kick from the tool.

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Material Handling & Storage

EQ and SEQ Series Hoists come with IP55 rated sealed housing.

April 24, 2017

Featuring maintenance friendly design, EQ and SEQ Series Hoists are designed with pull rotor motor brake, five pocket load sheave and low profile upper and lower limit switches. Available in 1/8 – 1 Ton capacities in hook and suspension bar mount with push or geared trolleys, units come with no-load functioning. EQ series hoists are operated on 200-230/380-460-3-50/60 voltage whereas SEQ... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

BC40 Presto Black Finishing System produces satin black finishing.

April 24, 2017

Combining tank system, heaters, plumbing connections and tank lids, BC40 Presto Black Finishing System features seven individual tanks made of high density polypropylene and polyethylene with 16 x 24 x 24 in. deep dimensions. Offering uniform .000030 in. thickness, unit’s black finishing protects against corrosion and resists up to 1200 hours humidity without peeling. System comes in 3 x 15... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Wide Trak Spirals Conveyor features 30 in. wide slats.

April 24, 2017

Suitable in warehousing and order picking applications, Wide Trak Spirals Conveyor comes with low friction slat belt. Having load carrying capacity up to 75 lbs, unit’s belt runs up to speed of 200 fpm. Capable of handling double the weight of standard spirals, product offers up to 50 ft elevation change.

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Material Handling & Storage

Onboard Systems MD500 Cargo Hook Kits with Surefire Release Technology Receive FAA Certification

April 24, 2017

VANCOUVER, Wash., April 20, 2017 - Onboard Systems International, Inc., a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, today announced that it has obtained FAA STC certification for several new cargo hook kits for the MD Helicopters MD500 aircraft featuring their Surefire® release technology. Onboard has also submitted these systems to Transport Canada for certification.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Servo Positioning Rotary Tables feature roller-gear drive.

April 22, 2017

Available in GTB40, GTB63, GTB80 and GTB100 models, GTB Series Servo Positioning Rotary Tables come with lifetime-lubricated solution for delivering high torque, speed and motion. Featuring direct motor coupling for eliminating backlash, units can be mounted on both vertical and horizontal orientations.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Pneumatic Saw & Clamp System Cuts Steel Plate Wihout Heat Affect Zone

April 21, 2017

A pneumatic saw and clamp system that eliminates torch cutting and lets users produce clean accurate cuts on thick steel plate fast with no heat affect zone (HAZ) is available from ESCO Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts.

ESCO’s APS-438 Air-Powered Saw and Quick-Clamp sets up fast using a 2”W steel track and has two wedge-style clamps that attach to steel plate up to 15’W by 3.5”... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Personnel Airlocks are equipped with fan/filter unit.

April 18, 2017

Personnel Airlocks are available with or without pressure in 52 in. width and 90 in. height and three standard depths. Units can be equipped with door open alerts, automatic FFU control and secure entry using iris scans. Pressurized airlock features digital controller for FFU speed control and air adjustments whereas non-pressurized airlock contain neutral air.

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Material Handling & Storage

Bridgeport’s Mighty-Hold® Universal Clamp Strap Now Comes with Polyolefin Coating

April 15, 2017

STRATFORD, Conn. (April 13, 2017) – Bridgeport Fittings’ Mighty-Hold Universal Clamp Strap, a one-piece clamp and back strap that secures cable or conduit, saving time and money, now comes with a polyolefin coating that makes the clamp strap resistant to a vast variety of corrosive chemicals and provides an extremely strong shield from corrosive environments.

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Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Cleanroom Dispensers for Gloves, Masks & Booties

April 15, 2017

Fullerton, CA –Plastic Glove Dispensers from the leader in cleanroom manufacturing are an affordable way to both organize supplies and have them easily accessible to personnel. Dispenser designs include benchtop, as well as wall-mount. Depending on the size variety of the supply or personal protective equipment (PPE) like masks and gloves, dispensers can be ordered as single- or... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Cleanroom Table with Automatic Height Adjustment

April 15, 2017

Fullerton, CA – Terra Universal's ErgoHeight™ Auto-Adjusting Cleanroom Work Station is designed to easily and quickly adjust to comfortable heights for sitting or standing. Motorized lifters, encased within the table's legs, lift or lower the table surface based on control panel input. Surface height ranges from 28" to 43" to accommodate personnel of different statures, as well as... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Collapsible Cleanroom Glovebox Isolator

April 15, 2017

Fullerton, CA – Terra's new collapsible EZ-UP Glovebox™ Isolator is ideal for packaging, field work or handling delicate forensic samples. The softwall, 40 mil vinyl is anti-static, flame-resistant and easy to store when not in use; simply deflate the enclosure and tuck away. To use the glovebox, inflate with inert gas such as nitrogen or argon. Multiple purge/bleed cycles are... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

SATG and SASB Grapples reduce clean-up time.

April 14, 2017

Sweep Action Tine (SATG) and Sweep Action Solid Bottom Construction Grapples (SASB) are available in 72, 78, and 84 in. models. Suitable for handling site demolition debris, rocks, brush, wood and metal, SATG provides open tine bottom with its sweep-in grapples. Featuring (3)-1/2 x 4 in. abrasion resistant steel bucket bottom, SASB comes with scrap yard tested solid bottom low profile... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

KONE JumpLift™ Makes U.S. Debut in Construction of Hyatt Regency Seattle

April 14, 2017

KONE Helps Reduce Construction Time for the Hyatt Regency Seattle Convention Center Hotel by up to 20 Percent

SEATTLE, April 11, 2017 - KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, debuts KONE JumpLift™ technology in the newest construction project located at Eighth and Howell in downtown Seattle, which will soon be the tallest hotel in the Pacific Northwest.

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Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Dosing Fluids with High Precision

April 10, 2017

Fritsch dispensing machine with integrated preeflow dispensers

The fully automated dispensing system, dispenseALL420 from Fritsch GmbH in Kastl / Utzenhofen, is a flexible system for the dosing of a variety of different materials. With the integrated preeflow eco-PEN600 dispensers from ViscoTec, a high-precision, clean dosing solution is achieved. Materials such as pastes, adhesives,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Automotive dreams perfectly dosed!

April 10, 2017

preeflow dispenser as part of Porsche’s Spyder 918 production and guarantor of perfect bonding applications.

The Porsche 918 Spyder combines hybrid technology and innovative design with driving fun of a racing car, but with eco-friendly consumption. Revolutionary components, high recuperation performance as well as a fancy racing design: This combination makes a futuristic... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Process know-how Results in the Perfect Dosage

April 10, 2017

ViscoTec systems for hygienic dosing and filling applications

Hygiene - is the Sword of Damocles in the production of pharmaceuticals, food and cosmetics. In these branches of industry both a germ-free production environment and a hygienic handling of the product play an important role. In the case of the smallest impurities, whole batches become unusable. This is why, when planning new... Read More