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Material Handling & Storage

Serapid Develops High Stroke Platform Lift for US Army

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich.- Serapid Inc. recently delivered a self-guided, high stroke platform lift for a US Army application. The lift uses three of Serapid's Rigid Chain powered TeleMast(TM) guides to support the platform as it is moved from a collapsed height of 48 inches through 132 inches of travel to a fully extended height of 180 inches (15 ft.). It has a rated capacity of 750 lbs and...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

SERAPID Produces Custom Products for Metrology Solutions Company

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, - Serapid, Inc., a leading supplier of lift and transfer systems has produced customized telescopic mast systems for an engineering-based metrology specialist services provider based in Quebec, Canada. Serapid produced 20 freestanding telescoping mast units for a metrology installation. The masts have a minimal footprint and can be positioned with an accuracy of less than 1...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

SERAPID Produces Custom Telescopic Mast for Defense Industry Contractor

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI - Serapid, Inc., a leading supplier of lift and transfer systems, has produced a customized telescopic mast system, TeleMast(TM), for SRC Inc., a Syracuse based non-profit, research and development company, specializing in defense, environmental and intelligence projects. SRC's product, the VantagePoint(TM) System, is a self contained modular surveillance unit, easily...

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Material Handling & Storage

SERAPID Inc. Produces Innovative Stage System for Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation

SERAPID, producers of stage scenery movement and theatre systems for hundreds of theater and concert halls across the globe including the stage equipment for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the Copenhagen Opera House, the Saint-Nazaire halls of the Middle East and fifty cruise ships; has recently taken on a fresh challenge with the new Frank Gehry designed Louis Vuitton Foundation complex in Paris,...

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Material Handling & Storage

Serapid Produces Innovative Stage System for the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia

Serapid, producers of innovative technology for stage scenery movement, has recently completed work on the renovation of the prestigious Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia. Serapid caught the world's attention with its stage equipment for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and has produced equipment for scenery movement for hundreds of theater and concert halls across the globe, including the Copenhagen...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

STI Serapid Group to Exhibit at PLASA 2011 in London

SERAPID will be among the exhibitors at the annual PLASA Show for event installation and entertainment technology, September 11-14 at Earls Court in London. SERAPID will be at Stand P10. On display will be the patented LinkLift vertical lifting chain, now recognized as the leading technology for theatre lifts as well as the silent rigid horizontal chain used for scenery moves and special show...

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Serapid, Inc Supplies Push-Pull Systems to Automate Die Handling for Door Manufacturing Company
Material Handling & Storage

Serapid, Inc Supplies Push-Pull Systems to Automate Die Handling for Door Manufacturing Company

SERAPID, Inc of Sterling Heights, Mich., recently supplied several push-pull systems to Reed City Tool of Reed City, Mich., to automate their die handling process. "In the past, we have used air cylinders and have made items for moving dies," said Bruce Killingbeck, engineering manager at Reed City. "This is a very clean and easy way to move large dies." Seven SERAPID RollBeams are used to push...

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Oven Manufacturer Turns to Serapid for Help with Space Constraints in Oven Loading
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Oven Manufacturer Turns to Serapid for Help with Space Constraints in Oven Loading

SERAPID's compact push/pull chain integrated into ovens with space constraints SERAPID, Inc of Sterling Heights, Mich., provided several RollBeam push-pull rigid chain systems to an oven-manufacturer. The compact storage capabilities of the Rigid Chain, coupled with its ability to withstand the high temperatures of the ovens, make it an obvious choice for moving parts in and out of the ovens....

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Serapid Dual Linearbeam Used to Automate Plate Bending Application

Inclusion of LinearBeam will increase productivity up to four times current levels SERAPID, Inc of Sterling Heights, Mich., recently provided a dual LinearBeam push-pull system to Pacific Press Technologies in Mt. Carmel, Ill.,for a manipulator system to position a plate into a press brake. The system moves a steel plate weighing up to 5000 pounds approximately 100 inches through a press brake to...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

SERAPID to Exhibit at ShowTech 2011 in Berlin

SERAPID will be among the exhibitors at the 15th annual ShowTech Exhibition - the International Trade Show and Conference for stage technology, equipment and services. The show is June 7 - 9 at the Exhibition Centre in Berlin. SERAPID will be in Hall 2, stand B35. This year, SERAPID will showcase two new options for the LinkLift lifting columns -the planetary gear and load cell monitor. The...

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