Material Handling Equipment

Bushman AvonTec Engineers at the Helm in Development of Unique Material Handing Product
Material Handling Equipment

Bushman AvonTec Engineers at the Helm in Development of Unique Material Handing Product

BUTLER, WI (January 29, 2010)-Bushman AvonTec recently partnered with Cochran, Inc., a developer and integrator of a patent pending, shore-based, electric power system for cruise ship terminals. Bushman AvonTec designed and built special concrete sleeve mounted cable positioning devices (CPDs) to handle Cochran's power systems. One of the challenges that factored into the design was the weight of...

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Breathwit Marine Contractors Impressed with SENNEBOGEN Reliability
Material Handling Equipment

Breathwit Marine Contractors Impressed with SENNEBOGEN Reliability

DICKINSON, TX - When towing and shipyard company, Breathwit Marine Contractors, acquired the assets of Tex Mex Marine in December 2007, included among them was a SENNEBOGEN 835 M material handler that was already in place and working at a port transfer application. Today, Breathwit Marine's SENNEBOGEN 835 M is located at Cemex USA's Turkey Bend Island (TBI) Navigation Yard in Houston, where it...

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Transfer and Storage System utilizes robotic technology.
Material Handling Equipment

Transfer and Storage System utilizes robotic technology.

Modular and configurable to suit different layouts, Robotic Tray System (RTS) provides buffering and accumulation system within can end manufacturing processes. It can run trays from existing balancer systems, and optional servo belt drives eliminate air usage by replacing pneumatic cylinders. Acting as one unit, system is comprised of 4 separate systems: infeed lanes, robot end-of-arm tooling,...

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Material Handling Equipment

Stanley Vidmar to Feature TOUGH Tools and Storage Solutions at NADA Convention & Expo 2010

Allentown, Pa. (January 18, 2010) -- How can auto dealerships improve their bottom line with better organization? Stanley Vidmar, along with its partners Mac Tools and Stanley Security Solutions, will provide the answer at this year's NADA Convention & Expo held Feb. 13-15 in Orlando. Showcasing a broad range of the companies' products that can be part of an integrated solution or used separately...

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Cart Pushback stores pallets in LIFO configuration.
Material Handling Equipment

Cart Pushback stores pallets in LIFO configuration.

With Cart Pushback, pallets are loaded in accumulation in the channel, and last pallet loaded is first pallet available in front from aisle. Pallets are loaded on heavy-duty carts equipped with wheels, allowing storage of any kind of container. Compatible with all racking, Cart Pushback features inclined guide rails with slope of 3%, eliminating energy consumption. System also optimizes safety...

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Excel Completes Turnkey Pallet Inspection & Repair Handling System for Chep Grangemouth
Material Handling Equipment

Excel Completes Turnkey Pallet Inspection & Repair Handling System for Chep Grangemouth

CHEP, the global leader in pallet pooling, sub-contracts a number of its UK pallet conditioning facilities to partners such as Unit Pallets Ltd (UPL). Working together CHEP and UPL have recently completed the build of a brand new 1500m2 facility in Grangemouth, Scotland. The Grangemouth plant, which opened in June 2009, is the first CHEP plant in Scotland operated by UPL with capacity for...

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Core Blowers incorporate RFID tags.
Material Handling Equipment

Core Blowers incorporate RFID tags.

Offered with RFID tagging that saves settings once programmed, CM-Series CoreMakers(TM) include Cold Box CoreMaker, which comes with gas generator and gassing head, and No Bake CoreMaker with mixer that rotates 90° to allow mixed sand to discharge outboard of CoreMaker footprint. Available with single or dual operator stations, machines feature laser alignment guide, PLC controls, and...

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Material Handling Equipment

Juncheinrich® Warehouse Product Lineup Expands in North America

HOUSTON - Jungheinrich AG ("Jungheinrich"), a worldwide leader of material handling equipment that specializes in providing warehousing solutions to customers, expands its Jungheinrich® product line for North America as announced today. The new product lineup, which includes a complete line of Class 1, 2, and 3 warehouse products, is the result of Jungheinrich's manufacturing and distribution...

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Gripper Assembly safely handles fragile/irregular parts.
Material Handling Equipment

Gripper Assembly safely handles fragile/irregular parts.

Able to grip and release on command, Internal Diameter Gripper (IDG) is suited for use with parts that are heavy/fragile or have irregular shape. Design distributes force evenly over entire contact area, replaceable rubber strips ensure secure grip, and nose adapter can be customized for locating or part stabilization. Product offers alternative clamping method to bladder grippers and automated...

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Magnetic Gripper has low profile design.
Material Handling Equipment

Magnetic Gripper has low profile design.

Employing rare earth magnets, GRM Magnetic Gripper is suited for lifting and moving steel sheets, blanks, stamped parts, and completed assemblies in automated press-to-press transfer, robotic pick-and-place, and manual/automated machine loading and unloading applications. Heavy-duty solution grasps odd-shaped or perforated parts and operates effectively in any orientation. Operating up to...

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