Creform Corp.

Drawbridge Shelf Cart uses gas struts.
Material Handling & Storage

Drawbridge Shelf Cart uses gas struts.

Utilizing gas struts for tilt-up feature, Drawbridge Shelf Cart is suited for protecting and delivering totes, containers, or unpackaged parts from warehouse to sequential operations in production. Struts control speed of raising/lowering by counterbalancing weight of each tilt-away shelf. Cart has 34 x 70 in. footprint and holds up to 600 lb, but can be built to other sizes. Four 4 in. diameter...

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Programmable AGV carries up to 900 lb of cargo.
Material Handling & Storage

Programmable AGV carries up to 900 lb of cargo.

Featuring smooth, flat bed steel top that can hold two 3 x 3 ft pallets of materials, boxes, totes, and unpackaged parts, AGV has max speed of 164 fpm and base with custom-designed, fabricated steel frame. Bidirectional feature lets each end independently follow magnetic tape guidepath, eliminating need for return guidepath in system. Programmed via PC or onboard HMI touchscreen, AGV utilizes PLC...

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Multiple Use Mobile, Height Adjustable Workstation for Medical Device Manufacturer
Electrical Equipment & Systems

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.Â-  The workstations needed to be mobile, have multiple flow levels for component container feeding and the presentation of shipping supplies while...

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Creform BST Style AGV and Flexible Kitting Cart Eliminates Line-Side Assembly Storage
Material Handling & Storage

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.Â-  This created a variety of hidden costs.  The cost of floor space was certainly one expense, but one of...

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New Carts Help Eliminate Safety Concerns
Material Handling & Storage

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 weldedÂ-  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...

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High-Capacity, Heavy-Duty Flowrack
Electrical Equipment & Systems

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 stampedÂ-  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...

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AGV Tugger runs full 8-hour shift without recharging.
Material Handling & Storage

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...

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Housekeeping Cart supports 5-S programs.
Material Handling & Storage

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...

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Continuous Improvement and Lean are Still the Watchword at Creform Booth
Material Handling & Storage

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,...

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Cart Protects Unpackaged and Kitted Parts from Warehouse to Production Floor
Material Handling & Storage

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.Â-  Because the parts, components and kits varied in size, weight and shapes, they needed vehicles that...

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