Material Handling & Storage

STEP Offshore Wins Mud Mixing Equipment Contract with STX Offshore & Shipbuilding

STEP Offshore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aker Solutions, has won a contract from South Korea's STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co., LTD ( STX ) to supply equipment for a new, dynamically positioned ultra-deepwater Globetrotter-class drillship. The owner of the ship is Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE). STEP Offshore will supply equipment for mud mixing, circulation and transfer, bulk storage and...

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Sanitary Construction Features of Heavy-duty Tote Dumper Enable FDA, USDA, 3-A, and BISSC Compliance; Features Also Support Multiple Process Practice Protocols

Sanitary Construction Features of Heavy-duty Tote Dumper Enable FDA, USDA, 3-A, and BISSC Compliance; Features Also Support Multiple Process Practice Protocols

NBE introduces a sanitary tote dumper designed specifically for food processing and pharmaceutical processing applications where compliance with FDA, USDA, 3-A, BISSC, or international standards is required. This NBE sanitary bulk tote dumper also supports process practice protocols where 3-A Accepted Practices or other cGMPs are necessary. Beyond simply adapting a general-industry tote dumper...

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Bulk Material Preparation System Requires Explosion Protection Design for Combustible Dusts Generated During Material Processing

Bulk Material Preparation System Requires Explosion Protection Design for Combustible Dusts Generated During Material Processing

Designed specifically for handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dust, this agitator hopper is constructed with explosion protection and control features, including: an explosion venting system, calculated on a Kst value of 170 and Pmax of 9.5, to direct and release overpressure to prepared areas. Hopper construction includes reinforced walls and a reinforced cover, and is rated...

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EMI Supply Inc. Announces Expansion of its Equipment, Gear and Tool Bag Products

EMI Supply Inc. has expanded its product line to feature equipment bags, gear bags and tool bags by Mechanix Wear and Ergodyne. Concord, NC - EMI Supply Inc. announces it has expanded its product line of equipment bags, gear bags and tools bags by brands such as Ergodyne and Mechanix Wear. The addition of these bags will allow EMI Supply Inc. to supply markets ranging from government,...

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Koat-A-Roll Makes Prime Time

Alsip, IL-As a leading polyurethane manufacturer in the Material Handling industry, Kastalon has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of conveyor manufacturers on an abundance of projects. In fact, it is hard to believe that Koat-A-Roll conveyor roller sleeves and its family of products were introduced to the market more than 30 years ago. Koat-A-Roll has become a standard tool in an...

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Above Ground Equipment Wash Racks are environmentally friendly.

Above Ground Equipment Wash Racks are environmentally friendly.

Hydropad equipment wash racks are offered in 5 weight ratings and 6 sizes. Side gutter facilitates cleaning with hand shovel in low solids washing applications, while golf course/turf equipment maintenance applications are accommodated via porous insert in side gutter that captures grass clippings, leaves and large debris. For heavy solids applications, there are 3 solids removal methods:...

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The JLG LiftPod Wins Top Product Award from Building Operations Management Magazine

The JLG LiftPod Wins Top Product Award from Building Operations Management Magazine

LiftPod selected from more than 500 possible products McConnellsburg, Pa. - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, announced today that its LiftPod® personal portable lift will be featured in the January issue of Building Operations Management magazine as a Top Product. The magazine's...

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Shop Lift(TM)... An Alternative to the Forklift That Will Change the Way You Handle Loads

Shop Lift(TM)... An Alternative to the Forklift That Will Change the Way You Handle Loads

Now specially priced at $3350 Cerritos, California - A&H Engineering and Manufacturing, Inc. offers the Shop Lift(TM) as a uniquely engineered, ergonomic solution to the problem of heavy materials handling in a confined space. Shop Lift(TM) is an economical yet very rugged device, built to fit through most standard doorways, carrying up to a 600 lb. payload and delivering it safely to a machine,...

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Fully Automated, Self-contained Bulk Material Handling System Reduces Operator Interaction; Increases Process Capacity to 12,000 Pounds per Hour

Fully Automated, Self-contained Bulk Material Handling System Reduces Operator Interaction; Increases Process Capacity to 12,000 Pounds per Hour

This fully automated, self-contained, bulk material handling system completely manages material from the introduction stage, through discharge and conditioning, to downstream supply of finished material into manufacturing operations. Human interaction is limited to container loading and removal. The NBE lift-and-seal carriage receives each 1,450-pound container and precisely aligns and seals it...

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Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts

Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts

This bulk bag unloader system is designed for use in highly contaminant-sensitive process areas handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dusts. A 9.525mm, polycarbonate encasement surrounds the bulk bag unloader to prevent migrant dusts that piggyback on the exterior of bulk bags from becoming airborne and entering the work zone during bag conditioning and bag collapse. The...

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