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Datalogic Lands Major Tracking Installations as Projects Take off at Airports Worldwide

-  Bologna- Datalogic S.p.A. (Borsa Italiana S.p.A.: DAL), a global leader in Automatic Identification and total solutions provider of bar code readers, data collection mobile computers and vision systems, has announced-  new partnerships-  for its automated baggage handling projects in newly built airport terminals all over the world. These new projects account for over 60 state-of-the art...

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Portable Vacuum Cleaners for Division 2 - Zone 22 Hazardous Locations

Portable Vacuum Cleaners for Division 2 - Zone 22 Hazardous Locations

At Tiger-Vac we are very attentive regarding new regulations for the certification of portable vacuum cleaners to recover combustible dust. Our North American standards for hazardous locations are based on requirements pertaining to Division 1 and Division 2, Class II, Groups F and G combustible dusts. Today the NEC (NFPA 70) has embraced the IEC International Standard for Zone 20, 21, 22...

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Cut/Clamp/Restart Module increases productivity, throughput.

Cut/Clamp/Restart Module increases productivity, throughput.

CCR changing system automatically exchanges fresh cut/clamp/restart (CCR) unit whenever needed on fiber placement machines, eliminating downtime and allowing machines to maintain full production rates. This increases machine utilization on part production through minimized interruption of part layup. One end effector is automatically exchanged for second that processes same width material...

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Electric Cushion Tire Lift Trucks offer 36-48 V options.

Electric Cushion Tire Lift Trucks offer 36-48 V options.

Providing 4,500–6,500 lb capacities, EC22N2–EC30LN2 Series is equipped with 3-phase AC technology and separate drive, hydraulic, and steer motors that deliver exact performance level required. For operator comfort, 4-wheel trucks include 3-way adjustable full-suspension seat; hydraulic levers located next to seat- allow operator's arm to rest in natural, relaxed position when operating...

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Load Mover tackles heavy-duty material handling jobs.

Load Mover tackles heavy-duty material handling jobs.

With its 100,000+ lb capacity, RollMover™ XHD (Extreme Heavy Duty) is able to move such heavy items as truck chassis as well as wire and cable reels. Standard features include reversing capability, rechargeable NiCad battery, and programmable speed controller. Product is also suited for use by paper mill and corrugator customers.

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Pillar Induction Delivers 11.8MW Heating System for Austenitizing Pipe

PipePillar Induction has commissioned a new 11.8 MW induction heating installation at a leading pipe producer in the southwest United States. The new installation consists of a total of eighteen (18) induction heating coils providing progressive heating of 2.375 to 7 OD pipe with production up 35 metric tons/hr. The pipe is moved through the coils powered by a single pinch wheel drive and...

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Manual Palletizer maintains load at ergonomic position.

Manual Palletizer maintains load at ergonomic position.

Without electrical power,- P3™ All-Around level loader- minimizes injury-inducing bending, lifting, reaching, and stretching common to pallet loading applications. Pneumatic airbag automatically lowers or raises- pallet as boxes are added or removed, maintaining top layer at- convenient height. While base size lets user step close to platform, turntable ring or optional solid turntable...

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Dematic Introduces High Density Storage Solutions to Reduce Cost, Increase Warehouse Efficiencies

Dematic Introduces High Density Storage Solutions to Reduce Cost, Increase Warehouse Efficiencies

Three Configuration Options Automate Conventional Storage Functions GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN - Dematic, a global supplier of logistics systems for the factory, warehouse and distribution center, has introduced a set of warehouse solutions for high density pallet storage. Each solution is engineered to support production and distribution operations that need an effective way to receive, store, and...

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Battery-Operated Pusher has 250,000 lb capacity.

Battery-Operated Pusher has 250,000 lb capacity.

Enabling one- person to move- 500–250,000 lb loads, dual-motor Super Power Pusher™ provides alternative to forklifts, tractors, and other ride-on material handling equipment. Fingertip controls and compact size lend to maneuverability, while fully programmable control system adjusts speed and acceleration/deceleration based on current load and environment to adapt to individual application...

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Serapid Designs a Safe and Quick Die Handling Solution for a Midwest Manufacturer

STERLING HEIGHTS,MI- Serapid USA designs a safe and quick die handling solution for a Midwest manufacturer. When a producer of motor laminates installed a new 200 ton straight-side press they were faced with the issue of providing access to the back of the press to release the rear clamps. The manufacturing process had short runs with frequent die changes and the layout of the press area would...

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