Material Handling & Storage

JLG Announces Performance Upgrades on E300 Series of Electric Boom Lifts

JLG Announces Performance Upgrades on E300 Series of Electric Boom Lifts

McConnellsburg, Pa. - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, announced new and improved features on its JLG-® E300 series boom lift models. Through improved hydraulic efficiencies, the E300 provides more than 20 percent more duty cycles, which means an operator can drive 6.6 miles (10.6...

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Jervis B. Webb Company Receives Patent for Automatic Trailer Loading and Unloading Vehicle

Farmington Hills, Mich. - The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded Jervis B. Webb Company - a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daifuku Co., Ltd. and leading provider of material handling solutions - U.S. Patent No. 7,648,329 for its Automatic Trailer Loading and Unloading technology. Webb uses this patented technology in its SmartLoader® Automatic Guided Vehicle (AGV), which can load and...

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Morse Watchmans Debuts Enhanced KeyWatcher® System Features at ISC West

Las Vegas, NV - Morse Watchmans, the security industry's premier manufacturer of key control solutions, today announced new upgraded features to their industry-leading KeyWatcher-® line of key management solutions. The new features, ranging from re-organized menus to optimized database capabilities, are implemented in KeyWatcher cabinets on display at the Morse Watchmans' booth at ISC West....

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Shipyard Improves Welding Process wtih Automation

Shipyard Improves Welding Process wtih Automation

It has long been considered that the most productive and cost effective welding position within the shipbuilding industry is the flat position (PA). To satisfy this, great emphasis is put in at the design stage to maximize the use of this position. However, even when adopting this philosophy, welding has to be carried out in a variety of other positions. Many shipyards have found major benefits...

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Grayling and Shiseido Prove that Packaging Efficiency Is More Than Cosmetic

Grayling and Shiseido Prove that Packaging Efficiency Is More Than Cosmetic

Atlanta, Georgia - When Shiseido (pronounced She-Say-Doe ), one of the world's largest prestige cosmetics manufacturers, wanted to increase production efficiency while reducing their material handling and overhead costs, they turned to Grayling Industries, a leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial packaging. According to Ladislav Hanzes, executive director of manufacturing for Davlyn...

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Multi-Belt Sorter handles packages weighing up to 75 lb.

Multi-Belt Sorter handles packages weighing up to 75 lb.

Designed to handle and sort packages ranging from 6-36 in. in length, MB100 offers rates exceeding 100 packages/min, enhancing pre-sorting, value add, kitting, pre-shipping, and shipping activities. Sorter is suited for automated transport of small products in wide range of industries such as parcel (small and flat), media (CDs, DVDs, books), food and beverage, wine and spirits, e-commerce,...

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Positioning Stages meet frequent/fine adjustment needs.

Positioning Stages meet frequent/fine adjustment needs.

Cross-Roller Stages (Part No. XCRS), available in 3 sizes each for X-, XY-, and Z-axis versions, incorporate 2 rollers connecting upper and lower plate. Dovetail Stages (Rack and Pinion, Part No. XDTS) offers same sizes and axis configurations, but consists of 2 precision-ground flat surfaces sliding against each other. Extending travel distance of Dovetail Stage, Long-Travel Dovetail Stages...

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Vehicle Lift provides typical rise time of 37 seconds.

Designed for general service work, Y-Lift(TM) Model YA12 can be used for 4-wheel alignments on wheelbases from 71-½ to 158 in. Hydraulic cylinder, locking mechanism, and position sensor are all located inside runways to protect against damage. Providing 12,000 lb capacity, drive-on hinged lift is ETL/ALI certified to meet ANSI/ALI ALCTV-2006 safety standards. It is compatible with all alignment...

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Intelligrated Adds Tilt-Tray and Cross-Belt Sortation Solutions to Product Portfolio

Intelligrated Adds Tilt-Tray and Cross-Belt Sortation Solutions to Product Portfolio

Company now exclusive provider of Crisplant loop sorters in North and South America (Cincinnati, March 15, 2010) - Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading American-owned automated material handling solutions provider, announces the addition of tilt-tray and cross-belt sortation solutions to its product portfolio. Under an agreement resulting from the acquisition of FKI Logistex® in...

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Elscint Vibratory Bowl Feeder for Raw Cashews

Elscint Vibratory Bowl Feeder for Raw Cashews

Elscint Automation, the leading vibratory parts feeder manufacturer from India has developed a special vibratory bowl feeder for feeding of raw cashews. The cashews being raw and fresh, there was a lot of variation in the sizes. The sizes varied from 20 mm length to 40 mm length, width from 15 mm to 25 mm and height from 8 mm to 14 mm. Due to this huge variation, there was a possibility of...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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