Material Handling & Storage

Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Crown Equipment Unveils Unprecedented List of 20 Electric Forklifts Tested and Qualified to Operate with Fuel Cells

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world's leading forklift manufacturers, has qualified 20 of its electric forklift models to operate with various fuel cells. The company now offers 29 qualified combinations of fuel cell packs and trucks. With this accomplishment, Crown has taken a significant step forward for the industry in certifying the performance, efficiency and...

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Handling Equipment

Electric-Operated Tugs Manoeuvre 50-Tonne Nuclear Flasks in Confined Spaces at Chapelcross

Engineers at a UK-based nuclear power station are using electric-operated pedestrian tugs to assist in the movement of nuclear flasks, a critical stage in the decommissioning of the site. Not only have the tugs provided a cost effective solution to moving the flasks around in very confined spaces, but the risk of handling-related injuries and accidents to staff have also been reduced. Located in...

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Modular Safety Sensor enhances VRC lift operation and safety.
Controls and Controllers

Modular Safety Sensor enhances VRC lift operation and safety.

AutoSenz® M-Series, included with proprietary mechanical and hydraulic vertical lifts, is also available for retrofit on existing mechanical and hydraulic VRCs (Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors). Integrated into VRC control system, sensor provides standard auto-ranging overload/VRC jam protection. Also available, optional AutoSenz® D-Series package provides PLC with digital UI,...

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Servo-Electric Grippers offer strokes to 100 mm per finger.
Grippers (Tools)

Servo-Electric Grippers offer strokes to 100 mm per finger.

PEH series includes 2-finger parallel grippers, sizes 30 and 50, that accommodate applications involving small components to large workpieces. Driven by brushless servo motor, these universal, long-stroke grippers deliver centric gripping with repeat accuracy of 0.05 mm. Max stroke is 100 mm per finger for PEH 50, which also produces adaptable gripping force as high as 1,400 N with max finger...

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Custom Fabrication Capabilities and Products for the Power Generation Industry
Controls and Controllers

Custom Fabrication Capabilities and Products for the Power Generation Industry

Metalfab, Inc., an industry-leading provider of custom fabrication services for the Power Generation Industry, offers a wide and diverse range of high quality systems, components, and parts to serve a wide range of fossil, gas, biomass or alternative energy plant needs. Metalfab also offers OEMs and plants competitive pricing, reduced lead times and on-time deliveries for both planned shutdowns...

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Versatile, High-Performance, Cost-Effective Linear Motor Stages for Precision Motion
Positioners

Versatile, High-Performance, Cost-Effective Linear Motor Stages for Precision Motion

Ultra-smooth, precise motion from the direct-drive linear motor Zero backlash, no windup, and outstanding responsiveness Long-life linear motion guide bearing system Four different series with 38 models in travels from 100 mm to 1.5 m meet the needs of virtually any application Wide-body versions for heavy or offset loads Aerotech's PRO LM series of high performance, cost-effective and versatile...

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At FachPack 2010, Montech's Solutions for Sustainable Production
Conveyors

At FachPack 2010, Montech's Solutions for Sustainable Production

(Derendingen) At the special show dedicated to Sustainable production and packing" during the FackPack exhibition in Nurnberg, the Swiss conveyor specialist Montech will present its range of modular belt conveyors at stand 4-227 in hall 4. The Montech conveyors are based on a modular concept with ready-to-use standard components. Thanks to their modularity, the conveyors can be assembled in...

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Dispensers

Stainless Steel Dispenser is certified for cleanroom use.

Intended for microelectronics manufacturing in Class 100 cleanrooms, Model S-920N-C features stainless steel enclosure with passivated finish. System can be configured with single or dual lanes and up to 6 heat stations with dual lane configuration. Electrical cables are enclosed in cleanroom-certified jacket that minimizes particulation and outgassing. To avoid particle emissions into cleanroom,...

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Handling Equipment

Coil Tracking System facilitates slit coil packaging.

Designed to track slit coils as they pass through each station of packaging line system, Coil-Trac can be tailored to meet specific needs of each customer and packaging line configuration. System facilitates processing decisions and tasks through automation and real-time record updates. Many kinds of information can be collected including customer identification, lot numbers, weight, required...

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New Dairy Case Palletizing System and Savanna.NET® WMS 2.2 Featured by Westfalia Tech. at Pack Expo Booth #N-4371
Stackers

New Dairy Case Palletizing System and Savanna.NET® WMS 2.2 Featured by Westfalia Tech. at Pack Expo Booth #N-4371

NEW Dairy Case Palletizing System Palletizes 108 Cases on 2 Pallets per Minute NEW Savanna.NET WMS Version 2.2 Increasingly Efficient & User Friendly. YORK, Pa.- Westfalia Technologies, Inc. (www.WestfaliaUSA.com) is pleased to introduce its latest innovation in Dairy Case Palletizing at their 2010 Pack Expo booth # N-4371. The new palletizing system completes the product line of dairy case...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
Sponsored

Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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