Material Handling & Storage

Conversion to Lightweight PET Delivers Unique Style and Easy Handling for McCormick Distilling's Eco Friendly 360 Vodka

Conversion to Lightweight PET Delivers Unique Style and Easy Handling for McCormick Distilling's Eco Friendly 360 Vodka

Custom 1.75L Bottle from Amcor Is Industry's First PET Container to Use Swing Top Closure MANCHESTER, Mich. – McCormick Distilling Co. Inc., a Weston, Mo. based manufacturer and distributor of premium spirits, has converted its Eco Friendly 360 Vodka 1.75L line from glass to lightweight polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles from Amcor Rigid Plastics, the world's leading producer of rigid...

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Magnetic Angles and Lifting Devices increase worker safety.

Magnetic Angles and Lifting Devices increase worker safety.

Enhancing workplace safety minimizing hand contact with hot or sharp-edged steel, Radius™ tool Welding Gear products include rugged, magnetic angle fixturing devices and hand lifters. Magnetic fixtures, offered in 3 models intended for various material thicknesses or applications, operate with half turn of knob. Also available, manual hand lifter is designed for small steel part lifting and...

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Aluminum 19 in. Instrument Enclosures accept 3U equipment.

Aluminum 19 in. Instrument Enclosures accept 3U equipment.

Available in 3U x 10.5 in. x 13.77 in., 3U x 19 in. x 13.77 in., and 3U x 19 in. x 17.71 in. sizes, INSTRUMET enclosures conform to DIN 41494 and IEC 297-1 standards for 19 in. equipment and accept standard 3U subracks and chassis. Two versions are available with ABS side handles for desktop use or tough diecast bail arm for portable applications. Base and rear panels have ventilation slots, and...

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Conveyors and Transport System feature optimized drives.

Conveyors and Transport System feature optimized drives.

Available with several drive variants, TB30 and TB40 Conveyors come in widths from 45–800 mm and lengths up to 10 m. Drive can be moved from end to middle of unit, and vice versa, without changing belt. Comprised of double belt system, LT40 Transport System carries individual workpiece holders, with load capacity of 16.8 kg, at speeds up to 20 m/min. Measuring 60 mm in diameter, drive is...

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Crown Expands Portfolio in Brazil to Meet Increasing Demand for Variety

Packaging leader now has the most extensive can range in the country Philadelphia, PA -- Packaging variety is important in the Brazilian beverage market, with brands continuously looking for new formats that will help products stand out in the competitive landscape. While the 355 ml beverage can has been the industry standard for many years, as many as one quarter of all cans manufactured in...

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Modular Stripfeeder features adjustable rails.

Modular Stripfeeder features adjustable rails.

Designed to load tape-and-reel components onto compact modules for prototyping and high-mix, low-volume applications, StripFeeder Modular (.mod) System v2 features removable rails that can be mounted to accommodate wide array of tape sizes. Mechanical lock-spring holds tape in place by sprocket hole for part registration and repeatable pick-and-place applications. To guarantee stable, repeatable...

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Tanks Direct Replaces and Upgrades Fuel Oil Tanks for General Services Administration FBI Headquarters - Washington, DC

Tanks Direct was contracted to provide a fuel oil tank replacement and upgrade for the emergency generator back up power system, four (4) new day tanks, an upgrade to two (2) existing day tank systems as well as over 1,500 feet of new fuel oil piping. Tanks Direct was also responsible for the removal of the existing underground storage tank as well as all control, power, communication conduit and...

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FIPA in Automation: Flexible Vacuum Grippers for Precise Handling of Precast Concrete Units

FIPA in Automation: Flexible Vacuum Grippers for Precise Handling of Precast Concrete Units

CARY, North Carolina - When FIPA's (www.fipa.com) clients look for solutions, we deliver with innovative and customized products. Learn how we partnered with one of our clients to develop a customized gripper solution for the production of multi-layer concrete components. The solution was nominated for the 2013 BAUMA Innovation Award - an honor presented every 3 years to top companies which...

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Laser Sorter features 100% digital design.

Laser Sorter features 100% digital design.

Based on Enygma™ sort engine, which enables fusion of multiple sensor characteristics into single sort decision, Taurys™ optimizes accuracy of defect and foreign material removal,- helping food processors maximize product quality. Chycane™ infeed chute produces consistent trajectory through inspection and ejection zones, while laser scanner operates up to 24,000 rpm to increase inspection...

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Linear Stage features self locking ball screw.

Linear Stage features self locking ball screw.

Featuring 165 mm wide- die cast base profile, Model PLT165-AC comes in lengths from 400–1,050 mm with travels from 100–750 mm. Unit is driven by AC servo motor or optional stepper motor, combined with high-precision ball screw, which provides self-locking feature. Stage is also equipped with limit switches and rotary encoder mounted directly on motor. Manufactured from low distortion...

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For precision and value that sets the standard for quality and craftsmanship, EGS Production Machining is the source for precision and value. Our extensive capabilities and dedication to customer service allow us to deliver the optimal manufacturing solution. See our video to learn more.

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