Material Handling & Storage

Atlas Copco Oil-Free Compressors Ensure Food Safety and Energy Savings for Chinese Wahaha Group

ANTWERP, Belgium- — As the largest local beverage company in China, Hangzhou Wahaha Group Co., Ltd. provides more than 150 varieties of food and beverage products, such as drinks, canned foods, health products and milk powder. Currently, more than 90% of Wahaha Group's compressors are provided by Atlas Copco, and about 600 of them are operating at Wahaha every day. Mr. Qiu Yijun, Engineering...

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EMS Inc. Installs New Essemtec SMT Line

EMS Inc. Installs New Essemtec SMT Line

Essemtec, the Swiss manufacturer of production systems for electronic assembly and packaging, announces that Electronic Manufacturing Solutions, Inc. (EMS, Inc.) recently installed its second SMT line consisting of a Tucano screen printer, Paraquda SMT machine with Jet valve dispenser, conveyors and an upgraded Zonda oven. Additionally, the company is upgrading its original RO400FC reflow oven to...

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Sidel Wins Three Major New Coca-Coal Hellenic Contracts

Sidel, the leading global provider of PET solutions for liquid packaging, has been awarded three major new projects by The Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (Coca-Cola HBC). The project wins are in Nigeria (Ikeja), Russia (Moscow) and Belarus (Minsk). The quality and safety of our beverages are our highest priority, which is why packaging is so vital. At the same time as protecting the liquid,...

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Creform Bi-Directional AGV Automatically Sequences Engines to Heavy Equipment Production Line

Creform Bi-Directional AGV Automatically Sequences Engines to Heavy Equipment Production Line

AGV with powered conveyor deck delivers two at a time 24x30 pallets of engines from a supermarket storage area to the production line then returns with empty pallets for reloading. A Southeast U.S. based heavy equipment manufacturer had been delivering engines to its assembly line using forklifts.-  The company determined a need to expand its manufacturing facilities and that determination...

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Screw-Jacks offer precise linear positioning.

Screw-Jacks offer precise linear positioning.

Utilizing servo-worm reducer and precision ballscrew spindle, High-Performance Screw-Jacks achieve linear speeds up to 590 ips with ballscrew diameters up to 50 mm and axial load capacities up to 22,500 lb. Units are available in 4 sizes with rotating ballscrews and translating nut, or non-rotating ballscrew in lifting cylinder design. Protected against contamination by bellows or protective...

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GHS-Compliant Wash Bottles promote workplace safety.

GHS-Compliant Wash Bottles promote workplace safety.

Scienceware® Right-to-Know, Safety-Vented Wash Bottles with GHS Labeling are available for 14 commonly used fluids. Each bottle is preprinted with pictograms and wording,- while color coded caps help differentiate bottles. Labels- cover such fluids as water and isotonic saline in addition to common chemicals,- and bottles come in 500 and 1,000 mL sizes. Each satisfies OSHA HazCom 2012...

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Data Center Cabinet combines capacity, cooling, and power.

Data Center Cabinet combines capacity, cooling, and power.

Supporting IT equipment while minimizing space requirements, T4 Mini Data Center- comes in single- or multi-cabinet versions with chilled water or direct expansion DX cooling. Each complete and- self-contained solution employs- ServerSmart cabinet for universal housing of 19 in. rack mountable equipment as well as PDUs and UPSs. Available with up to 25 kW per cabinet as standard or 60 kW...

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Explosionproof Tool Tap Reel has 3 receptacle plugs.

Explosionproof Tool Tap Reel has 3 receptacle plugs.

Rated to Class 1 Division 1 and Class 2 Division 2, modular EPLRT3-100-HR lets operators in hazardous locations extend working reach of tools and lighting equipment. Product includes reel, 100 ft- cord of SOOW cord, and 3 class matching twist-n-lock plug receptacles. Cord feeds onto reel assembly through 4 roller adjustable cable guide with- ball stop.- Housed within explosionproof threaded...

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Multilayer, Clear Plastic Can suits food packaging applications.

Offering alternative to metal cans, Klear Can is formed via multilayer co-injection technology and- has up to- 5 year shelf life. Clear PP plastic can, suitable for retort up to 265°F, has double seam that allows flange to accept traditional (easy open and non-easy open)- metal can ends hermetically sealed to container. Initially available in 41 cl size with total height of- 110 mm,...

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Maneuverable Walkie Straddle Stacker carries up to 4,000 lb.

Maneuverable Walkie Straddle Stacker carries up to 4,000 lb.

With- 192 in. max lift height, maintenance-free battery pack, and- 30 A, 120 V onboard charger, Crown SX 3000-40 lets operators maneuver in- tight spaces and stack single pallet loads- 3 levels or higher. Brake override function- enables travel with handle in- near vertical position, allowing truck to turn in area almost equal to its own footprint, and X10® Handle- has ergonomic, cast...

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