Greer, SC 29651
Multiple Use Mobile, Height Adjustable Workstation for Medical Device Manufacturer
A medical device manufacturer who has been using Creform built structures in its production facilities was faced with the problem of providing workstations for use in both its shipping and production departments to associates of various heights.- The workstations needed to be mobile, have multiple flow levels for component container feeding and the presentation of shipping supplies while also...Read More »
Creform BST Style AGV and Flexible Kitting Cart Eliminates Line-Side Assembly Storage
Aerospace sub-assembly parts supplier utilizes Creform kitting carts to minimize assembly space while increasing assembly efficiencies. A manufacturer of aerospace sub-assemblies was utilizing its assembly production floor for storing working inventories of parts and components.- This created a variety of hidden costs.- The cost of floor space was certainly one expense, but one of the most...Read More »
New Carts Help Eliminate Safety Concerns
NEW CARTS HELP ELIMINATE SAFETY CONCERNS AND INCREASE EFFICIENCIES FOR ELECTRONIC CONNECTOR SUPPLIER New, easy to transport carts using unique Creform 42mm pipe and joints replace heavy welded- steel structures that required fork lifts or pallet jacks. An electronic wiring connector manufacturer, predominantly serving automotive suppliers, was using heavy, welded steel structures for storing...Read More »
High-Capacity, Heavy-Duty Flowrack
HIGH-CAPACITY, HEAVY-DUTY FLOWRACK PRESENTS STAMPED PARTS IN WELD CELLS FOR AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLIER Automotive parts supplier utilizes Creform supermarket style racks to flow heavy, in-process stamped- components in welding cells for further processing An automotive supplier of fabricated metal parts needed to move components from its stamping operations to welding cells for further processing.- ...Read More »
AGV Tugger runs full 8-hour shift without recharging.
Driving under stationary cart, properly positioned on magnetic tape guidepath, heavy-duty Model BST (undercarriage) AGV extends tow pin into cart's receiver catch and moves it to programmed destination. It then retracts tow pin, leaving cart for intended purpose and moves on to service another cart. Unit features load capacity of 2,000 lb, drawbar of 130 lb, and adjustable control of up to 7...Read More »
Housekeeping Cart supports 5-S programs.
Constructed using Creform-® System of plastic-coated steel pipe, joints, and hardware accessories, Housekeeping Cart stores and transports brooms, dust pans, mops, buckets, and hand brushes, as well as trash containers. Top and bottom pans, measuring 24 x 24 in., have 3 in. lip to contain spills and leaks. If needed, portable clean-up station can be expanded to house vacuums and power scrubbers....Read More »
Continuous Improvement and Lean are Still the Watchword at Creform Booth
ProMat 2013 Exhibitor Preview Information At ProMat 2013, January 21-24, Chicago, IL, Creform-® Corporation, Greer, SC (Booth #1881) will demonstrate how its products and sales engineers help manufacturers strengthen their lean and continuous improvement programs. Some of Creform's latest products that support lean will include its most sophisticated AGV drive unit, the BST NSI Tugger model, its...Read More »
Cart Protects Unpackaged and Kitted Parts from Warehouse to Production Floor
A medical device manufacturer was faced with the problem of safely transferring various sized and shaped unpackaged parts and components as well as some kitted parts from its warehouse kitting and staging departments to a variety of positions on its production floor and assembly areas.- Because the parts, components and kits varied in size, weight and shapes, they needed vehicles that would be...Read More »
Bag Compartment Cart Protects Low-Volume, High-Value Composite Aerospace Parts
An aerospace manufacturer, faced with the problem of protecting high-value composite parts during in-plant handling and delivery operations, came to Creform Corporation, Greer, SC, looking for a solution. They needed to protect these uniquely shaped, lightweight parts, keep them from nesting or tangling with each other and also have them easily identified and unloaded at various assembly points....Read More »
Heavy-Duty Workstation offers powered height adjustment.
With 42 mm steel pipe and joints forming base, Heavy-Duty Workstation uses only 2 angle braces for rigidity. System has 1 in. thick plastic work surface rated at 750 lb and measuring 42 x 36 x 30-42 in. Each leg features internally mounted hydraulic cylinder for varying surface height. Electro-hydraulic ergo lift system, rated to lift up to 1,000 lb, has 12 in. stroke that positions work surface...Read More »