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Motoman Expands Clinical Laboratory Automation Capabilities

Dayton, Ohio - Motoman Inc., a world leader in robotic automation and a provider of high-volume clinical laboratory specimen processing to the country's largest reference laboratories, now introduces reliable, robust automation solutions for medium-volume laboratories in hospitals and medical centers. Based on the company's extensive automation expertise in a wide variety of applications and...

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Material Handling Equipment

County Draperies Selects Eton 4000 Production System

ALPHARETTA, GA - August 14, 2007 - Eton Systems, the world's leading provider of unit production systems (UPS) for the sewn-products industries, announces that drapery, bedspread, and accessories manufacturer County Draperies, Inc. will install an Eton 4000 materials handling and factory floor data collection system in its state-of-the-art Middletown, New York (USA) facility. The first of three...

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Material Handling Equipment

FKI Logistex Wins Parcel Sortation Contract For British Forces Post Office

Major Ministry of Defence project reflects global lead in sortation technology expertise provided by FKI Logistex Date: 05/30/2007 As part of the Ministry of Defence(TM) flagship estate consolidation programme for Greater London, known as MOD Estate London Project (MoDEL), FKI Logistex,-® has been awarded a major contract by Bovis Lend Lease - the main contractor for the delivery of the new...

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Ocean Spray® Relies on Vibratory Shakers from Key Technology
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Ocean Spray® Relies on Vibratory Shakers from Key Technology

March 21, 2007 - Producing the finest sweetened dried cranberries (SDC) is a science that Ocean Spray® has been working to perfect. From its fourth Craisins® line, which started up in May 2006 to its fifth line, scheduled to start up in the Spring of 2007 in Markham, WA, Ocean Spray relies on sanitary Smart Shaker® solutions from Key Technology. Key's versatile Iso-Flo® vibratory shakers...

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Key Technology Introduces the First Vis/IR Sorters for the Tobacco Industry; Tobacco Sorter(TM) 3 and Optyx® Sorter with Vis/IR Maximize Purity of Product
Inspection Equipment

Key Technology Introduces the First Vis/IR Sorters for the Tobacco Industry; Tobacco Sorter(TM) 3 and Optyx® Sorter with Vis/IR Maximize Purity of Product

April 5, 2007 - Key Technology introduces sorters equipped with Vis/IR technology - a combination of visible color and infrared technologies - for tobacco processors to maximize the detection and removal of NTRM (non-tobacco related materials). Ideal for threshing lines and primary processing lines, Key's Tobacco Sorter(TM) 3 (TS3) and Optyx-® are the first sorters in the world to implement...

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Laser-Based Food Sorter depends upon fluorescence sensing.
Sorters

Laser-Based Food Sorter depends upon fluorescence sensing.

Optyx FluoRaptor(TM) detects and removes defects, extraneous vegetable matter, and foreign material based on chlorophyll level, color, size, and shape. Components include laser protected by Class 1 laser enclosure and tri-chromatic cameras that can be configured to sense visible color and IR light. Sorter eliminates mechanical part change-over with product setting recall capabilities, and laser...

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Material Handling Equipment

FKI Logistex Wins Contract with Sweden's Malmo City Library

Modern, automated solution includes self-service check-in kiosks and ergonomic book carts and containers (Aarhus, Denmark: March 28, 2007) FKI Logistex® (www.fkilogistex.com), a global leader in integrated material handling solutions, announces that it has won a contract to deliver a fully automated item handling and sorting system to the Malmo City Library (.malmo.stadsbibliotek.org) in Sweden....

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Barcode Software

Vision System targets transportation and logistics market.

Designed for DV9500 vision system, DL VideoSorting(TM) software enables complete automation of sorting operations in parcel and mail distribution centers by managing activities such as no-reads and no-smart-labels online. Program provides automatic no-sorted parcel management when barcode or label is missing or too damaged to be read by vision system or when barcode is readable but sorting...

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Sorting System handles parts from .001 to 1.000 lb.
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Sorting System handles parts from .001 to 1.000 lb.

Capable of sorting 1,200 parts/hr, Model 810-APS sorts based on pre-programmed weight tolerances. System will compare weight of part to weight that is stored in memory and will then rotate to distribute part to Accept or Reject bin. Sorter can be used to identify stampings that are missing nuts or pins as well as other components that may be out of view. Stack lights and audible alarms can be...

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Process Machinery

Mail Sorting System processes mixed mail in single pass.

Using Intelligent Robotic Wireless Vehicles, Mail Matrix sorts broad range of media and address formats in single pass. System can process up to 25,000 mixed-mail pieces per shift, including letters, flats, magazines, newspapers, accountable mail, small parcels, and interoffice mail into 1,020 max destinations. Delivery bins and feed rates are scalable at 30-1,020 bins and 600-3,600 pieces/hr....

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