Material Handling Equipment

Blue Giant Expands Lineup of Pallet Movers
Material Handling Equipment

Blue Giant Expands Lineup of Pallet Movers

Brampton, Ontario - June 2007 - Blue Giant adds several new models of pallet trucks, lift stackers, and push stackers to provide a full lineup of walk-behind materials handling solutions. The new XPL Series of self-propelled straddle lift stackers features 24-volt self-propelled drive systems and hydraulic lifting capacities of 3,000 to 3,500 pounds. A clear-view mast with exterior lift cylinders...

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Plate Lifter features 3-hook configuration.
Material Handling Equipment

Plate Lifter features 3-hook configuration.

Able to handle thick plates one at a time, Strong-Bac® Plate Lifter is suited for loading or unloading large, bulky plates from trucks, stock, or flame-cut tables. Three hook configuration facilitates adjustment and handling of the plate. Once positioned over load and hooks are engaged, system can be operated. It is available in 5 or 10 ton capacities and conforms to ASME standards.

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Material Handling Equipment

Material Handling System comes in 5 models.

Designed for wide variety of load moving needs, Power Pusher® material handling equipment is designed for pushing or pulling wheeled or semi-wheeled loads up to 150,000 lb. Pedestrian-operated, battery-powered unit relocates railcars, drums, or paper finishing rolls, and suits cleanroom, Class I Div. I, and washdown areas. Sealed unit, constructed of stainless steel, is also available in...

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Steel Coil Manipulator has 12,000 lb capacity.
Material Handling Equipment

Steel Coil Manipulator has 12,000 lb capacity.

Titan 2327 enables safe, efficient transfer of palletized steel coils to coil cart. Load deck rotates 90° to invert coil as well as facilitate extraction from manipulator and placement onto mandrel of coil feed system. Via pushbutton controls, operator turns on manipulator to pivot deck and bring coil to upright position. During process, palletized coil slides on flat deck until settling in...

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Material Handling Equipment

Nextreme Enhances ETEC Technology to Increase Performance

Research Triangle Park, N.C. (May 15, 2007) - Nextreme, a leading manufacturer of advanced thermoelectric components that address thermal management and power generation needs of the semiconductor, photonics, test-and-measurement and defense/aerospace industries, has enhanced its miniature embedded thermoelectric component (eTEC(TM)) material. The technology advancements have made it possible for...

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Modular Pallet System can retrofit to any machining center.
Material Handling Equipment

Modular Pallet System can retrofit to any machining center.

Used at 5-axis VMCs and/or 400 mm HMCs, Automatic Flexible Pallet System is adaptable to new or existing machines and allows for unattended, automatic exchange of pallets in seconds. Standard system includes 4 pallet stations, one rotating pallet set-up station, linear guided automated pallet delivery system, touch screen system controller, and four 20 in. dia cast iron or aluminum pallets....

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SENNEBOGEN Green Line Highlights Safety and Comfort at ISRI
Material Handling Equipment

SENNEBOGEN Green Line Highlights Safety and Comfort at ISRI

CHARLOTTE, NC - Each year since 2001, the annual ISRI conference and exhibition has represented a big step forward in the "greening" of America's scrap industry, and 2007 is no exception. ISRI has been chosen as the venue for the North American launch of SENNEBOGEN's new D-Series models of green line material handling machines plus an updated design for its unique 305 Multihandler. As SENNEBOGEN...

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Material Handling Equipment

Manipulator eliminates need for electronic press braking.

Brake Press Plate Handler balances load of heavy metal plate while allowing the plate to bend. Product comes with end effector that picks up plate from stack, puts it into press, and sets it down in finished stack, without releasing plate, even while bending occurs. Allowing handles to stay at ergonomic height during bend process, handlebars enable operator to remain in control of manipulator and...

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Material Handling Equipment

Rotating Drum/Bulk Bag Filler Plays Role in Quality of Surfactant Packaging at BASF

WASHINGTON, NJ -- Chemicals producer BASF Corp. recently upgraded the packaging of surfactants with two key additions to its manufacturing plant. One was a purpose-built room designed for greater cleanliness and control in loading surfactants in drums or bulk bags prior to shipping. The other was installation of a rotating drum and bulk bag filler from Flexicon Corp., Bethlehem, PA, that...

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Material Handling Equipment

Olympus and Hamamatsu Sign Distribution Agreement

Center Valley, PA, April 16, 2007- Olympus America Inc. has signed an agreement with Hamamatsu Corporation for distribution of the Nanozoomer Digital Pathology system in the United States and Canada. The Nanozoomer is a virtual microscopy system that quickly delivers automated, high throughput slide scanning with outstanding image quality. Olympus offers a comprehensive family of imaging-based...

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