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'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

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

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 ( - 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

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Monobeam Vibratory Conveyors support food processing.

May 9, 2016

With frame made of single structural member, Iso-Flo® Vibratory Conveyors offer optimized hygiene, minimizing risk of product contamination and maintaining food safety. Frame and spring arms can be tucked completely under conveyor bed. Featuring standard rotary polish within product contact zone, stainless steel bed resists bacterial attachment and biofilm formation. Standard oil-free drives, elastomer isolators, scalloped flat bars, and internal ground arms also maximize equipment hygiene. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Plastic Chain Conveyors support food, pharmaceutical industries.

April 27, 2016

Used as transport solution for food, packaging, and pharmaceutical industries, Connex® plastic chain conveyors deliver flexibility and modularity needed between processing and distribution in supply chain operations. Conveyors are also available in aluminum (AL), stainless steel (SS), and powder coated steel (PC). Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Rockwell Automation Expands Motion Control Business

April 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation today announced it has expanded its motion control business by completing the acquisition of MagneMotion, a leading manufacturer of patented, high-performance conveyor systems with servo-controlled independent cart technology. The addition of this new offering will integrate into existing Rockwell Automation control, safety and sensing solutions to help... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Intelligrated Demonstrates Dynamic Discharge Compensation at MODEX 2016

April 14, 2016

Technology maximizes divert accuracy in cross-belt sortation systems to increase operational efficiency DDC-3 ATLANTA — Intelligrated® (, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, showcases its Dynamic Discharge Compensation (DDC) technology to maximize cross-belt sortation accuracy at... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Swisslog Debuts Nexus(TM) Technology Platform for TransLogic® Pneumatic Tube Systems

March 25, 2016

Swisslog provides customized system designs that address simulation requirements through revolutionary material transport solutions. SAN DIEGO, -- Swisslog Healthcare Solutions, a leading supplier of automation and software solutions for material transport, medication management and warehouse distribution, announces the debut of its Nexus(TM) Technology Platform at the American Society for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Bastian Solutions to Distribute Servus Technology in North America

March 22, 2016

Robotic shuttle system combines storage and transportation to create seamless product handling from receiving to shipping. Indianapolis, IN – Bastian Solutions, a global material handling systems integrator, announced today a partnership with Servus Intralogistics to distribute and integrate the company’s robotic shuttle system in North America. “The Servus technology offers our... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Product Orientation "Upenders" Both Helix and Arm Upender Conveying Device Solutions

March 3, 2016

Winneconne, WI - Multi-Conveyor ( The Helix Upender, also known as a "twist" style conveyor, is typically used to change product orientation by either 90 or 180 degrees, either clockwise or counter-clockwise, to facilitate ink-jet printing, labeling, case packing or even hand pack operations. Constructed with two (2) Table... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Cooling Conveyor handles hydroscopic materials.

March 2, 2016

Designed to cool highly hydroscopic materials during strand pelletizing, Stainless Steel Conveyor handles bio-based plastics, highly filled metal compounds, and certain polymers used in medical industry that are water soluble. Conveyor belt employs very thin continuous sheet of solid stainless steel to carry strands, and cooling water under belt provides majority of cooling by transferring heat through thin layer of metal. Fans placed over conveyor bring temperature down additional few degrees. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Servo Combiner handles poly bagged food products.

February 16, 2016

Featuring stainless steel, sanitary construction, 2:1 Servo Combiner transports poly bags of food product that discharge from customer-supplied wrappers at 90 bags/min. Products then combine into single lane at 180 bags/min to secondary packaging equipment. Conveyor lines are equipped with plastic side flexing, straight running chains, and 4 servo metering belts in each lane that manipulate position of each product. Each servo merge system can be custom designed for individual applications. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Telescoping Conveyors minimize loader use.

February 9, 2016

Extender Series comprises main conveyor and telescoping conveyor, which user can adjust to any length. Three models include: conveyor with hydraulic extend on head for 150 ft of total extension, conveyor with hydraulic extend on head and 50 ft power fold on tail for 200 ft of extension, and conveyor with hydraulic extend on head and 80 ft slide on/off conveyor for 225 ft of extension. All are road portable and can operate at capacities exceeding 1,000 TPH. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics

Used Automated Cutting Systems Available - Updated December 2015

December 18, 2015

Great Pricing on Refurbs Demo Systems! Availability is first come, first serve and subject to change. Listing valid 12/16/15 Please contact for additional technical specifications, a proposal and any additional information. AUTOMATIC CUTTING EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE

  • Eagle S125 - 72 x 12 Tradeshow Demo Model... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage

Sanitary Extend/Retract Conveyor runs up to 60 fpm @ 60 Hz.

December 15, 2015

Stainless steel, pneumatically controlled, quick release, tool-less belt conveyor can transport up to 50,000 lb/hr of temperature-controlled raw meat product. In addition to retractable idle and drive end with center take-up, features include check weigher, manually adjustable belt scraper with catch pan, and completely removable, retractable noser frame. Sanitary specifications included mill finish with electro-polish and continuous welds. Controls are located in offset sanitary enclosure. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Chain Conveyor offers retrofit design.

November 27, 2015

With Chain-Vey®'s retrofit design, users can convert cable system to chain, ensuring conveyor never breaks again. For installation, users keep existing piping and replace drive unit, turnaround, and cable with Chain-Vey componentry, minimizing downtime. Chain-Vey is designed for transporting food, chemicals, and other bulk powder products without degradation or declassification. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Servo Smart Belt, Product Turner, Compression Belt, Retractable Noser and More

November 25, 2015

to incline, rotate, inspect, divide and merge a flexible bagged product Winneconne, WI – Multi-Conveyor ( -  Multi-Conveyor recently built a series of stainless steel, bolted construction conveyors, designed to transport flexible bags for seamless line integration. Initial conveyors  transport the product on a slight... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloader Showcased at PTXi Texas

November 19, 2015

Spiroflow Systems will exhibit a bulk bag unloader, aero mechanical conveyor and bin activator at the PTXi Texas Show in Houston, TX on October 13-14, 2015.  Visitors can visit the company in booth #113 with their regional representatives, Approtec Ran Le. Spiroflow will exhibit the T5 'low loading' bulk bag unloader that is designed to empty bulk bags in process areas with... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Convey Fragile Materials

November 19, 2015

Do you need to convey fragile materials?  You can successfully convey your material with minimal material breakage with careful selection of the conveyor. There are several conveyors available in today's market place that allow for gentle conveying of fragile materials. In order to select the most appropriate conveyor, the following material characteristics and equipment related application... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Modular Conveyor System features adaptable, scalable design.

November 18, 2015

Powered by iTrak™, CAMCO iQue™ is suited for packaging, material handling, manufacturing assembly, and testing applications. System provides asynchronous as well as synchronous movement and offers adaptability for straight or curved motor and track sections. Independent movers enable high acceleration, while closed-loop controls hold absolute positions. Capable of handling variety of load weights, system can be positioned horizontally or vertically with axial or radial configuration. Read More