Filling Machinery

Scholle Packaging Introduces the Scholle SureFill® 30 LA

The most significant leap in aseptic filling technology in Scholle's History. NORTHLAKE, Ill., --Scholle Packaging, the Pioneer of Bag-in-Box(TM), is pleased to introduce the Scholle SureFill® 30 LA. This filler will bring dairy, beverage and flavoring processors the ability to offer popular aseptic products to large-volume customers with product end-use flexibility, while cutting...

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Sleeves

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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Crates

Wood Free Crating Systems Inc.Receives Second Patent for J Crate Design

WoodFree Crating Systems, a part of Packaging and Crating Technologies, Inc (PACT), has been granted its second patent #7,849,663 for the J Crate design. The design enables machinery to be packed and unpacked very quickly utilizing 100% recyclable heavy duty corrugated materials. The design is typically 30% of the weight of a wooden crate. The other patents pending involve a unique skid design...

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Mechanical Hubs

Qosina Needle Hub Components

For customized OEM needle and hub designs Edgewood, NY - Needle hub components from Qosina make up a three part combination: hub connector, bushing and cap to create a customized fluid delivery or withdrawal system. The polycarbonate hubs are available in four different body styles (round, rectangular, octagonal and anatomic), each with a unique profile and finger grip. Stock sizes include 14,...

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The Dangers of Tarping Flatbed Loads
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The Dangers of Tarping Flatbed Loads

Overviewing the hazards of covering a load with a tarp manually on a flatbed trailer, this paper explains why a tarp is used to cover loads, and lists out various types of tarps. Illustrating the dangers that drivers face while fixing the tarp on top of the load, it includes examples of those who have fallen down and injured themselves and were consequently paid huge sums of money as workers compensation. It states that to avoid such situations companies need to put in place prevention methods such as: training, using sturdy aluminium platforms with non-skid surfaces and side guardrails which can help in keeping drivers out of harm's way. Highlighting the advantages of using overhead tarping systems which can be operated from ground using a handheld control, it concludes that overhead tarping system or platform, which can be customized as per a company's needs, can eliminate the need for the driver to climb on top of the load thereby avoiding the risk of a fall.

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Deep Marking Machine provides 7.8 x 1.95 in. marking area.
Marking Equipment

Deep Marking Machine provides 7.8 x 1.95 in. marking area.

Available in pneumatic or electromagnetic versions with USB key for data import/export, Model XF530p delivers 0.4 mm deep, large character marking on flat, angled, or curved surfaces in indoor/outdoor industrial applications. Featuring backlit screen with graphic preview, portable system can print text, logos, date/time codes, variables, and Data Matrix codes. Two handles can be oriented for...

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Marking Equipment

New Special Columbia Marking Tools 5 Axis DOT Peen Marking Machine

USES NEW 'INTELLIGENT' MARKING TECHNOLOGY AND MAGNETIC LEVITATION MOTORS TO CONTROL THE PLACEMENT OF PART NUMBERS AND MULTIPLE 2D MATRIX UID CODES ON A WIDE VARIETY OF AIRCRAFT AND AEROSPACE PARTS Columbia Intelligent I-Mark(TM) marking software and digital drives combined with versatile fixturing, vision marking verification and 5-axis programmable movements allow dot peen marks to be placed on...

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Manual Palletizer has ergonomic design.
Palletizers

Manual Palletizer has ergonomic design.

PalletPal level loader offers base sized to facilitate safe pallet loading/unloading by letting users step closer to platform for optimal access. Heavy-duty springs automatically lower/raise pallet as weight is added/removed, while turntable ring or optional turntable platform lets user spin load to reach it from same spot throughout loading/unloading process. Transportable palletizer requires no...

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Processing Plants

Air Products' India Joint Venture Investing in Three New Merchant Gases Plants; Building a Fourth Plant for Long-Term Supply to Saint Gobain Glass

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. - Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that INOX Air Products Ltd., its joint venture (JV) in India, will construct three air separation units (ASU) and liquefiers for the merchant market and also will build a fourth plant for long-term industrial gas supply to Saint Gobain Glass India. The four facilities are scheduled to come on stream during 2012. We are the market...

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Injection Port Liners reduce breakdown of Endrin and DDT.
Chromatographs

Injection Port Liners reduce breakdown of Endrin and DDT.

Helping meet EPA method 8081A requirements, Injection Port Liner reduces breakdown of Endrin and DDT during injections while also increasing interval between liner changes. Application of crosslinked siloxane over conventionally deactivated liner results in injection port liner that contributes less to breakdown than any other component of injection system. Liner may be used in VICI injectors as...

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Sarlink® TPV Saves Weight and Cost of Roof Seal in New 'M6' Multi-Purpose Vehicle from Chinese Automaker BYD
Rubber

Sarlink® TPV Saves Weight and Cost of Roof Seal in New 'M6' Multi-Purpose Vehicle from Chinese Automaker BYD

Application Reflects Trend to Simplify Processing and Promote Recycling through Replacement of Thermoset EPDM Rubber with High-Performance TPV Elastomer SHENZHEN, CHINA: UV-resistant grades of Sarlink® thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomer provide weight and cost savings for the roof seals of the new M6 seven-seat multipurpose vehicle built by China's BYD Auto, it was announced today by...

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