Material Handling

Material Handling & Storage

Articulated Loaders offer articulation angles up to 45°.

May 27, 2016

Providing high breakout force for digging and scraping, Model 608 is powered by Yanmar 64.4 hp engine with diesel particulate filter after-treating system, while Model 708 is equipped with Deutz 74.3 hp engine utilizing diesel oxidation catalyst after treatment system. Heavy-duty, oscillating articulation joint offers 45° turning angles to left and right and 10° of oscillation in both directions. Additional features include Z-bar type linkage, digital instrumentation, and multi-function joystick. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

BTI Upgrades Conveyor System for Cooling Plastic with Stainless Steel Belt

May 26, 2016

AGAWAM, Mass. – Belt Technologies, Inc. is the leading provider of stainless steel metal belt conveyor systems and retrofits. Recently, the company provided an upgrade to a customer who was using a conveyor system to process extruded plastic strands. "The client was originally using mesh metal belts, which met their heat-resistance requirements but left unsightly marks on the end product... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software

Endoscope Tracking System confirms device disinfection status.

May 26, 2016

Aiding doctors and administrators, THE OBSERVER™ provides 24/7 access to data on endoscope disinfection status. Dashboard offers quick view of where device is in reprocessing cycle, and administrators can be alerted immediately when device skips necessary step or certain threshold is not met. Compatible with all types of reusable medical equipment, any room layout, and any procedure, this hands-free, independent, real-time solution supports customization of multiple variables. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

EndoChoice® Announces FDA Clearance of its Orca(TM) Sterile, Single-Use Air/Water and Suction Valves

May 25, 2016

New Sterile, Single-Use Valves to be Presented at DDW® 2016 and the SGNA 43rd Annual Course ALPHARETTA, Ga. - EndoChoice Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GI) announced it received 510(k) clearance for its new Orca™ sterile, single-use air/water and suction valves for Olympus® 160, 180 and 190 Series flexible endoscopes.  Recently published clinical guidelines from Association for the Advancement of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Manitou Americas Welcomes Notre Dame Motors Ltd to the Manitou Dealer Network

May 24, 2016

• Notre Dame Motors Ltd has been in business since 1942 • Notre Dame Motors Ltd is located in Notre Dame de Lourdes, Manitoba will represent Manitou agricultural/multi-purpose telescopic loaders (MLT product line) WEST BEND, WISCONSIN – Manitou, the world leader in all-terrain material handling equipment, is pleased to welcome Notre Dame Motors Ltd to the Manitou dealer network. Notre... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Conditioner utilizes pivoting conditioning arms.

May 24, 2016

Featuring patented tubular steel pivoting conditioning arms that penetrate deep into material, Material Master™ can discharge bulk bags containing material that has solidified, hardened, or agglomerated. Operator loads bulk bag into unit via forklift and activates PLC-controlled automatic conditioning sequence. Color operator interface allows access to bulk bag and material conditioning parameters, full recipe management functions, system status, and manual mode controls. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Compact Track Loader has 74 hp Tier 4 turbo diesel engine.

May 24, 2016

Suited for pushing or digging applications, vertical-lift-path T595 has 2,200 lb rated operating capacity and rubber tracks that minimize ground disturbance. Width of 68 in. with standard construction/industrial bucket allows work in confined spaces, and over 50 Bobcat® attachments are supported. Max travel speed is 7.1 mph standard, and 2-Speed travel option offers 10.4 mph as high range. Other options include Advanced Control System (ACS) and Selectable Joystick Controls (SJC).<br /> Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Dust-Free Bag Dump Station features tubular conveyor.

May 24, 2016

Manual Dumping Station with integral FLEXI-DISC® Tubular Cable Conveyor collects dust created during manual dumping from containers and gently conveys material at any angle over short or extended distances. Vacuum fan draws airborne dust from operator&#39;s atmosphere, and automatic reverse-pulse filter cleaning allows continuous operation. Modular system, with single or multiple inlets and outlets, is constructed of stainless steel finished to food, dairy, pharmaceutical, or industrial standards. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

QuadFoam NeXGen the First Spray Foam Insulation System to Pass NFPA285 with Next Generation HFO Blowing Agent Technology

May 23, 2016

System Provides Better Design Alternatives for Environmentally Conscious Architects,Specifiers and Building Owners ST. LOUIS – Accella Polyurethane Systems, an industry leading manufacturer of spray foam insulation and coatings, today announced its QuadFoam® NeXGen® medium-density closed-cell spray foam has recently passed the NFPA 285 full-scale fire test using the newest liquid blowing... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Key Technology Showcases Next-Generation VERYX(TM) Digital Sorters at INC World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress

May 23, 2016

Key Technology is showcasing its next-generation VERYX™ digital sorters at INC World Nut  Dried Fruit Congress. With highly innovative industry-first advancements such as multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™ and the highest resolution 4-channel cameras and laser sensors available on a digital sorter, VERYX reliably identifies sub-millimeter-size FM and defects. It offers an unprecedented ability to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

ViscoTec Pharma Dispenser VPHD on the test: Dosing technology Has Convinced Henkel

May 23, 2016

Dosing technology has convinced Henkel With nearly 140 years of success, Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial sectors and is well known for brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. In its worldwide operating business area “Laundry Home Care”, Henkel was searching for an optimal dosing solution for their products. The German company... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Kurt Workholding to Introduce New 5-Axis Vises and Expanded Line of Small Machine Table Workholding at IMTS 2016 Booth #W-2423

May 23, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Kurt IMTS 2016 exhibit will feature new expanded DoveLock™ 5-axis workholding line including two new models.  Also featured at IMTS, the Kurt exhibit will include the comprehensive small machine table lineup of 20 options for machine tables measuring 16 inches and under in the Y-dimension. Kurt DoveLock dovetail 5-Axis vise line is expanded with a new reverse model... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

VAC-U-MAX President, Steve Pendleton, Accepts Award from UBM Canon for 40 Years of Exhibition at the Powder and Bulk Solids Show

May 23, 2016

Belleville, NJ, USA – This year’s Powder Bulk Solids Conference Exhibition (Powder Show) marked the 40th anniversary of the inaugural Powder Show, which first debuted in 1976. The Powder Show is the dry processing and bulk solids handling industry’s largest trade event, where both US and other manufacturers exhibit the latest innovations in bulk solids handling. This year’s event also... Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Rotary Screw Compressors feature VFD technology.

May 23, 2016

Equipped with Siemens drive technology, Model SFC 132 has flow range of 194&ndash;918 cfm at 125 psig, while Model SFC 160 has flow range of 240&ndash;1,090 cfm at 125 psig. Both feature eco-friendly filter element, integral moisture separator with drain, and Electronic Thermal Management system. Compressors also come standard with Sigma Control 2&trade; intelligent controller, which offers optimized communication capabilities for seamless integration into plant control/monitoring systems and industrial IoT. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Spray Dispenser affords operational flexibility, uniform output.

May 23, 2016

Used for precise dispensing conformal coating material, preeflow® eco-SPRAY features endless piston principle and low-flow spray chamber. Volume to be nebulized can be precisely defined and exactly applied, and variation in volume rate allows spray width to be changed on-the-fly during operation. While selection of dosing needles and air shutters are included for facilitated setup, viscosity- and back-pressure independent spraying allows application of constant amount to defined area. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Dual Lane Hand Pack Conveyor System Increases Productivity

May 20, 2016

Perfect for Contract Packagers too! Winneconne, WI - Multi-Conveyor (www.multi-conveyor.com) - Multi-Conveyor recently built a dual lane conveyor system with a center rail for a hand pack line. These mild steel constructed conveyors will transport individual trays that will be hand-packed into cases. The system is actually made up of four conveyor... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

MATHESON/Taiyo Nippon Sanso MOCVD Qualified at Sandia

May 20, 2016

Sandia National Laboratories has Qualified and Accepted Commercial MOCVD System SR-4000HT from MATHESON/Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation Basking Ridge, NJ – MATHESON, together with its parent company, Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC), announced recently that a national laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, has qualified and accepted the SR-4000HT commercial grade gallium nitride... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage

High-Pressure Grease Injectors withstand rugged environments.

May 19, 2016

Intended for use with automatic lubrication systems in such heavy-duty applications as mining and construction, GL-1&trade; X and XL offer hex-head nut that lets users adjust lubricant output. Both single-piece injectors, manufactured with fully enclosed press fittings and without any vent holes, provide years of reliable operation in harsh operating environments. Design allows for stand-alone use or implementation as replacement injector for manifold systems. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hand Pallet Truck are designated as Legal for Trade.

May 19, 2016

To maximize efficiency in large-scale delivery/distribution/pharmaceutical applications and increase flexibility of warehouse/delivery operations, legal for trade (LFT) hand pallet truck uses 4 certified load cells to generate data with percentage of error of 1 lb for loads up to 3,000 lb and 2 lb for loads from 3,000&ndash;5,000 lb. Design with onboard thermal printer, quick lift pump, and exchangeable/rechargeable battery facilitates movement between docks, and available functions include gross net weighing, automatic/manual tare, totaling with sequence of loads, and piece counting. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Clamping System handles small precision components.

May 19, 2016

Featuring height of only 20 mm, VERO-S NSE Mini pneumatic quick-change module is suited for retrofitting existing machines to achieve full utilization of machine area and direct clamping of small workpieces. Patented dual stroke actuation ensures high clamping performance. With 90 mm module diameter and clamping pin diameter of 20 mm, standard integrated turbo function of NSE Mini achieves pull-in forces up to 1,500 N. Locking is achieved mechanically by means of spring assembly. Read More