Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Handling System Ups Frozen Food Quality, Cuts Labor

LOWESTOFT, UK-Efficient production processes are critical to the survival of companies operating in the frozen food sector-a fiercely competitive landscape of tight margins, ever shrinking market size, and high consumer expectations. To that end, Unilever Ice Cream & Frozen Food's Lowestoft, UK, operation, a major producer of Bird's Eye brand products, has become a symbol of efficiency, garnering...

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Panasonic to Display Its Pioneering Lead-Free Plasma Display Panels at ENVIRONMENT 2007 in Abu Dhabi

Panasonic, the leading global manufacturer of consumer electronics, has announced that it will showcase its range of lead-free Plasma Display Panels (PDP), the central picture component of plasma TV's and modules, at ENVIRONMENT 2007, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region's leading environmental exhibition and conference, that will be held from January 28-31, at the Abu Dhabi...

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Transport Case offers 14,000 cu-in. of usable storage space.

Transport Case offers 14,000 cu-in. of usable storage space.

Featuring open cell-core wall with polymer construction, 1780 Stackable Transport Case protects sensitive equipment from harsh conditions. Automatic pressure equalization valve keeps moisture out and prevents vacuum lock. Case includes double-wide handles, dual-action latches that withstand nearly 400 lb, and dual sets of polyurethane wheels with stainless steel bearings and nylon hubs. Lid is...

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Waterproof Sleeve helps reduce IV infection.

Infection control and hygiene product, DrySite Sleeve, protects IV sites from moisture-borne infections. Disposable and waterproof product promotes freedom of movement, allowing patients with chronically implanted IV catheters to wash, bath, swim, and exercise while reducing risk of infection. Application process replaces makeshift solutions such as wrapping site with cellophane and tape.

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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide
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CMAA Crane Buyer's Guide

CMAA has organized this Buyer's Guide to promote standardization and to assist prospective buyer's of electric overhead traveling cranes in selection of equipment most suitable for their applications.

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Cradle Push Cart maneuvers long stock.

Cradle Push Cart maneuvers long stock.

Using plastic-coated steel pipes, joints, and accessories, Extended Length Push Cart features open deck design that is 24 in. high for ergonomic loading and unloading. It provides load capacity of 750 lb and has high side rails to prevent product roll off. Cradle platform measures 3 x 5 ft to support long materials. Equipped with 6 wheels, cart is available with all swivel casters for optimal...

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Twin Rod Cylinders are designed for optimal throughput.

Twin Rod Cylinders are designed for optimal throughput.

Direct-mounting P5TT and P5TD Series feature dual-cylinder bores and are designed for light-duty, non-rotational, and bearing-guided linear motion applications. Along with internal bumpers for extend stroke, cylinders include standard side porting and adjustable retract bumper stop. Stroke adjusters in both directions are standard, while optional shock absorbers promote smooth deceleration under...

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Stock Picking Vehicles can be customized for specific applications.

Stock Picking Vehicles can be customized for specific applications.

Material handling pick vehicles feature platforms that can be raised or lowered at up to 90 fpm within distribution storage rack system, with lift system designed for rail speeds up to 225 fpm. Requiring 480 V, 3-phase, 40 A power supply, platforms include flashing beacons and spring-loaded bumper on front and back for safety. Cab of pick car houses 110 V electrical outlets and shelving for...

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Drum Handling Accessories are heavy-duty powder coated.

JET Drum Tongs have 1,000 lb capacity for lifting 55 gallon drums with overhead hoist. Model 262001 works with open top or tight-head steel drums and plastic drums with large or x-Large rings, while 262002 features release lever that allows hooks to fall and then secure drum's rim. JET Drum Lifter bears loads up to 770 lbs and can be used with overhead hoist or hooked from forklift truck. JET...

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Utility Cart keeps packing tools and supplies at hand.

Utility Cart keeps packing tools and supplies at hand.

Constructed from plastic-coated steel pipes, joints, and accessories, Packaging Cart allows customers to tailor each cart's size and features to application requirements. It features skatewheel style conveyor tracks for retaining and cradling rolled plastic film, Kraft paper wrap, or dunnage packaging. Set upon stem-style casters with locking brakes, standard cart is 36 in. high and includes...

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Allegro's Ergonomic Line Continues to Expand

Allegro's Ergonomic Line Continues to Expand

GARDEN GROVE, CA -- Allegro Industries has long been a leader in the design and distribution of ergonomic products for the workplace. Back injury, carpal tunnel syndrome and other joint and muscular stresses have proven costly to virtually every type of business. Allegro offers one of the most extensive collections of ergonomic protection available. Top quality back supports, wrist supports,...

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