Material Distribution

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

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

Articulated Loaders feature Tier IV-certified engines.

April 28, 2016

Weighing 4.5 metric tons, Gehl 650 is equipped with 64.4 hp Yanmar engine that uses diesel particulate filter after-treating system, while Gehl 750 features 74.3 hp Deutz engine that uses diesel oxidation catalyst after treatment system. Heavy-duty, oscillating articulation joint offers 45° turning angles to left and right and 10° of oscillation. With multi-function joystick, operator can control lift arm, bucket, float, travel direction, differential lock, and auxiliary hydraulic functions. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Premium Spray Products - an Accella Brand - Announces Building Code Compliance of Foamsulate(TM) 220 and Staycell ONE STEP® 255 Spray Foam Insulation System

April 26, 2016

System Meets UL 1715 and Provides Lower-Cost and Faster Installation of a Thermal Barrier ST. LOUIS - Premium Spray Products - a brand of Accella Polyurethane Systems, a leading manufacturer of spray foam insulation and coatings today announced its Foamsulate™ 220 closed-cell spray foam has recently been qualified as an interior wall insulation system which complies with the International... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron to Exhibit at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition, Rosemont, Illinois, May 3 - 5, 2016 Booth #1413

April 26, 2016

Salina, Kansas, USA – Coperion and Coperion K-Tron formally announce exhibition at the International Powder Bulk Solids Conference Exhibition, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Illinois, May 3-5 – Booth 1413. The booth will feature feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineered solutions for various processing applications in the food, pharmaceutical, plastics and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Phoenix Specialty Manufacturing Co. Announces New In-House Processing Equipment for Improved Operations

April 25, 2016

Bamberg, SC – Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Co., a leading manufacturer of specialty washers, shims, seals and gaskets, has implemented their own version of specialized feeders within their operations. Many stampers use special feeders called Staggered (Zig Zag) Feeders to make use of raw material that may not be of the optimal width, staggering the material as it feeds thru the Die can result in a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Intelligrated at EXPO PACK Mexico: Order Fulfillment, Robotics and Sortation Solutions

April 25, 2016

Mexico City-based team to highlight automated solutions that increase fulfillment efficiency MEXICO CITY – Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider with key operations in Mexico City, announces its lineup for EXPO PACK México, May 17-20 at Centro Bancomer in Santa Fe,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

If at First You Succeed...Deliver, Deliver Again

April 22, 2016

Repeat business is the best kind of business. It not only shows that you have succeeded but it shows a willingness on both parties to continue to partner up and succeed. And as we all know, success breeds success. Case in point, a building hardware manufacturer and repeat customer of Creform Corporation was searching for another solution to its material delivery needs at one of its plants. The... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

New Environmentally Friendly Pressroom Automation Equipment

April 20, 2016

An increasing concern for the environment has prompted many companies to search for better options when it comes to manufacturing. They want cleaner, safer and more cost efficient replacements without sacrificing quality. Over the past several years Atlas Technologies, LLC in Fenton, MI has been focusing on just that. Hearing the demand for “greener” solutions from parts manufacturers, Atlas... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Hammer Packaging Invests in the Future with a Mark Andy P7 and Rotoflex VLI

April 18, 2016

New additions expand its printing and converting capabilities St. Louis, Missouri, USA – Hammer Packaging, an established leader in labels and package decoration products, has installed a Mark Andy Performance Series P7 press along with a Rotoflex VLI 440 finishing system. The new 17-inch, 10-color P7 press includes combination hot air drying/UV curing, a Mark Andy QCDC™ (Quick Change... Read More

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

In-Line Folder/Gluer enhances versatility for digital printers.

April 18, 2016

Designed to foster expeditious and flexible performance for such packaging projects as cartons, pillow packs, room key sleeves, and presentation folders, digi-mollPAK System incorporates many folding and feeding mechanisms. Tipper plate with air blast attachment, movable belts and pans, as well as anti-marking formers maintain workflow. At 15 ft long, system handles material from 70 lb cover to 28 pt stocks in sizes from 2 x 4 in. to 36 x 20 in. Max linear speed is 425 fpm. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Mounting Carriers combine accessibility, installation flexibility.

April 15, 2016

While providing secure fit, 221-500 VDE standards-compliant mounting carriers simplify access to and assignment of connected 221 LEVER-NUTS® compact splicing connectors on DIN-rail. Installers can access operating levers even after installation, and design, by being open on one side, allows conductors to be connected and removed before or after insertion. Mounting can be horizontal or vertical on DIN-rail; screw-on mounting to flat surfaces is also supported. Read More

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

Bulk Bag Conditioner combines safety and efficiency.

April 15, 2016

In addition to utilizing hydraulically actuated pivoting conditioning arms with extended travel, Material Master™ features v-shaped tubular breaker profiles for returning agglomerated materials to free-flowing state. Color touchscreen facilitates access to bulk bag and material conditioning parameters as well as full recipe management functions, system status, and manual mode controls. Rotary lift table positions bulk bag for complete material conditioning on sides, top, and bottom. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Services, Waste Handling Equipment

Interphex: Optimize Your Sorbents for Success With Multisorb

April 14, 2016

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies will exhibit at Interphex in New York City, April 26-28, 2016, and highlight its ability to help pharmaceutical companies drive their success through the optimal use of sorbent technology. "By increasing efficiencies, pharmaceutical companies can reduce expenses without sacrificing quality," said Chris Gilmor, Commercial Director of... 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® (www.intelligrated.com), 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

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Gehl Welcomes Texas State Rentals to the Gehl Dealer Network

April 12, 2016

• Texas State Rentals has been in business since 2010 • Texas State Rentals has three locations: Tomball, TX, New Braunfels, TX, Halletsville, TX serving southeastern Texas •Texas State Rentals will represent Gehl telescopic handlers WEST BEND, WISCONSIN – Gehl, a leading manufacturer of compact equipment for agriculture and construction markets, is pleased to welcome Texas... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Low-Profile Bulk Bag Dischargers fit restricted areas.

April 12, 2016

Engineered to straddle downstream blenders, feeders, and tanks, BULK-OUT® Half-Frame Bulk Bag Dischargers lack upper frame, providing overhead space for suspending bulk bags using forklift or plant hoist. Bag-to-discharger interface consists of SPOUT-LOCK® clamp ring positioned atop pneumatically actuated TELE-TUBE® telescoping tube, allowing dust-tight connections. FLOW-FLEXER® bag activators raise and lower opposite bottom edges of bag at timed intervals, loosening compacted materials. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pulsation Dampeners help protect chemical feed systems.

April 12, 2016

Available in 9 volumetric sizes from 6.0–125.0 in.³, Pulsation Dampeners provide dampening effect of +2.5%, minimizing harmful shock waves and delivering continuous chemical dosage at injection point. Units have max pressure ratings of 250 psi for metallic models and 150 psi for plastics models operating at up to 70°F. Offered in molded Noryl®, PP, PVDF, or 316 Stainless Steel construction, dampeners come in ½, ¾, and 1 in. connection sizes with NPT, BSPT, Socket, Union, or Flange connections. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Mustang Welcomes Texas State Rentals to the Mustang Dealer Network

April 11, 2016

• Texas State Rentals has been in business since 2010 • Texas State Rentals has three locations: Tomball, TX, New Braunfels, TX, Halletsville, TX serving southeastern Texas • Representing Mustang skid loaders, track loaders and compact excavators WEST BEND, WISCONSIN – Mustang, a leading manufacturer of compact equipment for agriculture and construction markets, is pleased to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

SST(TM) Installs First MRO Cold Spray System in Latin America

April 11, 2016

Windsor, Canada – CenterLine (Windsor) Limited’s Supersonic Spray Technologies Division (SST™), recently commissioned its first SST Cold Spray installation in Latin America at Venequip SA. VENEQUIP SA is a private Venezuelan company with eleven divisions across Venezuela dedicated to sales, service, maintenance and support of heavy equipment for the construction, petrochemical, mining,... Read More