Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Discusses Forklift Automation at Disruptive Technologies Conference

NEW BREMEN, Ohio – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, announced that Scott Andersen, general manager – technology business development at Crown, recently spoke on the topic of forklift automation at Deloitte’s Disruptive Technologies global training conference in Montreal on September 21.- -  Ryder Material Handling, part of Crown Lift...

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Pegboard Bin Adapters support multiple bin sizes.

Pegboard Bin Adapters support multiple bin sizes.

Designed to allow multiple hanging bin sizes to be installed on existing standard pegboard and slatwall systems, Pegboard Bin Adapters include Model 30111, which is 5 in. long with 30-lb weight capacity, and Model 30112, which is 10 -¾ in. long with 60-lb capacity. Welded steel construction provides secure hanging of Akro-Mils' AkroBins-®, InSight-® Bins, and Universal Hanging Bins. Bins...

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General Dynamics Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Detects Threats to Ship Hulls and Structures

Using acoustic sonar and high-resolution imaging, Bluefin Robotics' H-AUV records a hull's condition and can identify potential threats to the ship while keeping divers safe. MONTEREY, Calif. - General Dynamics Mission Systems featured the Bluefin Robotics hovering-autonomous underwater vehicle (H-AUV) at OCEANS 2016 in Monterey, California.-  The Bluefin Robotics H-AUV locates, identifies and...

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CIVCO Radiotherapy to Exhibit Patient-Centric Positioning & Motion Management Solutions at ASTRO 2016

CORALVILLE, Iowa - CIVCO Radiotherapy will exhibit their patient-centric positioning and motion management solutions in booth #10001 to attendees of the 58th Annual American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Meeting in Boston, September 25 – 28, 2016. The company's team of motion management experts will be in-booth to demonstrate solutions and focus on how to improve patient outcomes,...

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Mill Duty Cable Reel features linear spring motor.

Mill Duty Cable Reel features linear spring motor.

Designed for high-duty cycle material handling cranes, RhinoReel™ features flush-mounted torque adjustment screw on end of each motor, with side gauge so users can visually check how many pre-tension turns are on each linear coil spring. LED indicator on end of each motor shows if spring has lost tension for any reason. Linear spring is safe to handle and can be changed out without taking reel...

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Bellows Vacuum Cups persevere in short-cycle applications.

Bellows Vacuum Cups persevere in short-cycle applications.

Featuring dimensionally stable body and soft, low-marking sealing lip, SP-BX Series Varioflex® bellows vacuum cups facilitate gentle and- reliable lifting, handling,- and placement of hot, delicate, curved, and rough plastic parts. Construction is of oil-, ozone-, and wear-resistant polyurethane composite material that withstands temperatures up to 122°F- as well as- regular contact with...

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Logistics Plus Delivers four, 2-million pound gas tanks from South Korea to the United States

Logistics Plus Delivers four, 2-million pound gas tanks from South Korea to the United States

Online video provides amazing footage of the logistics required for the move. ERIE, Pa. - Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, is proud to report that it has successfully delivered four 30x24x17 meter, 1038 metric ton (2 million pounds), empty ammonia (NH3) gas tanks from Onsan, South Korea to Portland, Oregon in the United...

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VAC-U-MAX Exhibits Pneumatic Conveying Systems for Batch & Continuous Processing, and Dust Collection & Cleaning Solutions for Powders and Combustible Dusts at IBIE 2016, October 8-11, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, Booth 3314

VAC-U-MAX Exhibits Pneumatic Conveying Systems for Batch & Continuous Processing, and Dust Collection & Cleaning Solutions for Powders and Combustible Dusts at IBIE 2016, October 8-11, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, Booth 3314

BELLEVILLE, NJ USA – VAC-U-MAX announces exhibition at IBIE 2016, October 8-11, Las Vegas, Nevada, Booth 3314, exhibiting the latest advances in food processing automation solutions for bulk-ingredient transfer. VAC-U-MAX food-ingredient handling systems convey over 10,000 various powders, flakes, flavorings, extracts, additives, granular materials, nuts, extruded foods, and other dry food...

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Manual Hoists and Trolleys feature spark-resistant design.

Manual Hoists and Trolleys feature spark-resistant design.

Offered in capacities of -½, 1, 2, and 3 tons, RCB Ex Certified Spark Resistant Hand Chain Hoists and RPT/RGT Manual Push and Geared Trolleys minimize risk of sparks produced by impact or friction in heavy-duty industrial applications. Spark-resistant features include copper plated load hook, stainless steel hand chain, nickel-plated DIN load chain, and rubber trolley bumpers. Models from...

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