Material Handling & Storage

Ergotronix helps Thermo Fisher Scientific solve tooling safety concerns
Lifts

Ergotronix helps Thermo Fisher Scientific solve tooling safety concerns

The Challenge Thermo Fisher Scientific in New Hampshire asked Ergotronix to come up with an ergonomic lift assist solution to retrieve, and install glass cutter tooling magazines into the bed of a Glass Slide Cutting Machine. The machine produces microscopic glass slides and covers. The company challenged Ergotronix to devise a method that would eliminate 100% lifting currently associated with...

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Globally Recognized Flexicon Conduit Solutions Now Offered Through AFC Cable Systems
Conduits and Ducts

Globally Recognized Flexicon Conduit Solutions Now Offered Through AFC Cable Systems

Line of flexible conduits and fittings designed for critical system integrity in the industrial and OEM sectors New Bedford, MA (September 10, 2018) – AFC Cable Systems has acquired a line of flexible conduit solutions and fittings specifically designed for industrial and OEM sectors. Flexicon conduits provide an inherent mechanical barrier for cabling and protect systems where failure...

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Electric Wire Rope Hoists Expanded to Feature Wider Range of Lifting Capacities
Hoists

Electric Wire Rope Hoists Expanded to Feature Wider Range of Lifting Capacities

The Yale Yk and Shaw-Box SK from Columbus McKinnon Corporation are two series of electric wire rope hoists that was recently expanded. They now feature an increased range of lifting capabilities going from one to 30 tons in five frame sizes with 16 load capacity variants.  The electric hoists also include a block-operated limit switch, adjustable geared limit switch, motor temperature control...

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McKinnon Presents CM Tornado Ratchet Hoists with 360-Degree Rotating Lever and a Fold-Out Revolving Handle
Hoists

McKinnon Presents CM Tornado Ratchet Hoists with 360-Degree Rotating Lever and a Fold-Out Revolving Handle

The CM Tornado is available in 3/4, 1-1/2, 3, 6 and 9 ton capacities with standard lifts up to 20 ft. The unit allow operator to realize full potential of 360° rotation that reduces repetitive wrist action. The hoist is equipped with a directional indicator that displays operating actions such as lifting, lowering or neutral. It is offered with bolt-on swivel hooks with nylon locks and a cast...

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R&M Overhead Crane Solution for Forestry Equipment Dealership
Cranes

R&M Overhead Crane Solution for Forestry Equipment Dealership

Milwaukee Crane & Equipment has installed a custom, 10-ton capacity overhead crane at Papé Machinery’s new construction and forestry equipment dealership in Ponderay, Idaho. The lifting equipment, manufactured by R&M Materials Handling Inc., had to accommodate extremely low headroom and satisfy the specifications that manufacturing giant John Deere requires of its distributors and regional...

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New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution
Bottles

New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution

The Dromo from PTI is a polyethylene terephthalate, PET, bottle system that was designed to distribute liquid or semi-viscous products through e-commerce means. The system consists of a less than 10 gram weighted, 16-ounce bottle in which inserts into a reusable dispenser.  The bottles go through a series of testing where they must pass burst tests of up to 173 psi and be dropped 6 feet to...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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