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iF DESIGN AWARD 2015: Award-winning Ergologistics from Item

iF DESIGN AWARD 2015: Award-winning Ergologistics from Item

item wins the iF DESIGN AWARD for the 15th time: The new material picking system won over 53 judges with its form and function and is the basis for item ergologistics – a synthesis of ergonomics and intralogistics. Breaking down barriers at transition points ensures that operators can restock with parts quickly and efficiently. It also supports cuttingedge industrial production practices at...

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Electric Chain Motor is avilable as 2-ton, single-reeved unit.

Electric Chain Motor is avilable as 2-ton, single-reeved unit.

Along with 10 mm, zinc-plated Star Grade load chain, 2-ton single-reeved CM-ET Lodestar-® models- have 5-pocket lift wheel for- optimized chain engagement. Design facilitates access to components for inspection/repair, clutch located outside of load path prevents overload conditions, and lifetime grease-lubricated gear box eliminates need for oil changes. While weight facilitates transport and...

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New Inventory Controls Implemented

A new stocking system for raw material inventory is introduced by Protomatic to meet AS9100 and ISO-13485 standards. Protomatic is instigating a new stocking system for raw material inventory. Some of the changes are driven by meeting and exceeding increased requirements for material traceability and vendor controls from the AS9100 and ISO-13485 standards. It's also recognizing an opportunity to...

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Creform Mobile Cart Serves as a Supermarket for Hydraulic Hose Reels

Creform Mobile Cart Serves as a Supermarket for Hydraulic Hose Reels

Creform Corporation, Greer, SC has developed a new mobile cart design for an off-road construction equipment manufacturer to use in transporting and holding reels of hydraulic hose and also serving as supermarkets in production areas.-  The cart design allows for a wide variety of reel sizes and colors of hydraulic hoses all presented to assemblers on reels of varying hole IDs.-  The simplicity...

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Heyl & Patterson Wins Contract for Process Equipment in Mexico

Pittsburgh, PA- – Heyl Patterson Inc., a world leader in bulk material handling and thermal processing systems, has announced the sale of a fluid bed dryer and fluid bed cooler to Zinc Nacional, S.A. of Monterrey, Mexico. The equipment will be installed at Zinc Nacional’s main facility in Monterrey, and is designed to process zinc for the production of zinc sulfate. A mixture of zinc dust...

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Virtual Industries to Demonstrate Popular Handling Kits at SPIE Photonics West

Virtual Industries to Demonstrate Popular Handling Kits at SPIE Photonics West

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Virtual Industries Inc., a leading supplier of manual vacuum handling solutions, announces that it will exhibit in Booth #2135 at the upcoming SPIE Photonics West exhibition, scheduled to take place February 10-12, 2015 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Virtual Industries will demonstrate the Small Part Handling Kit for parts as small as 200 microns...

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Virtual Industries Announces Show Special on TWEEZER-VAC during MD&M West

Virtual Industries Announces Show Special on TWEEZER-VAC during MD&M West

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO- – Virtual Industries Inc., a leading supplier of manual vacuum handling solutions, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #1527 at MDM West, scheduled to take place Feb. 10-12, 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. The company will offer a free magnifier with the purchase of a TWEEZER-VAC (TV-1000-SP8-BD-MAG1 or TV-1000-SP8-BD-MAG1-220) within 30...

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Data I/O to Showcase Award-Winning PSV7000 High-Performance Automated Programming System at APEX

Data I/O to Showcase Award-Winning PSV7000 High-Performance Automated Programming System at APEX

Selected by 8 out of the top 9 automotive electronics manufacturers for delivering superior performance and reliability at the lowest total cost per programmed part Redmond, WA,- – Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading global provider of advanced programming and IP management solutions for flash, flash-memory based intelligent devices and microcontrollers, announced today that it...

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Drum Insert provides global dispensing compatibility.

Available for DrumQuik-® PRO dip-tube based closed chemical dispensing connector system, 70 mm drum insert fits drums and IBC totes commonly found in Europe, China, Japan, and elsewhere in Asia, as well as parts from North America, that have BCS 70 x 6 mm or BCS 70 x 5 mm bung thread form. Hybrid design facilitates safe dispensing of chemical and food-based media from rigid containers for...

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Automation with FIPA: Vacuum Crossbeam Lifts 1 Ton of Steel

Individual lifting solution for steel processing company in East Asia FIPA Vacuum crossbeam FIPA (http://www.fipa.com) in close partnership with South Korean DAHO TECH COMPANY, has designed and produced a vacuum crossbeam for handling heavy steel plates. Our project with DAHO TECH COMPANY once again demonstrates our high level of expertise in vacuum technology. Even the heaviest products can be...

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