Transporters

New eXtended Transport System Can Reduce Machine Footprint up to 50%

New eXtended Transport System Can Reduce Machine Footprint up to 50%

Can be controlled with high dynamics up to 4 m/s on extremely customizable paths. Provides movers to accelerate, brake, position and synchronize themselves on the fly with automatic collision avoidance. Available with various options for 22.5-, 45- and 180-degree modules to enable circle, clothoid and S-curve designs and for open straight segments.

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Kollmorgen Gives Away Segway-® x2 Personal Transporter at PACK EXPO 2012

Kollmorgen Gives Away Segway-® x2 Personal Transporter at PACK EXPO 2012

Hank Whetstone of Whetstone Industries named winner of off-road Segway x2 driven by innovative Kollmorgen motion technology RADFORD, VA- Kollmorgen announces that Hank Whetstone of Whetstone Industries is the winner of the company's SegwayÂ-® x2 Personal Transporter (PT) giveaway at PACK EXPO 2012. The Segway x2 is driven by an innovative Kollmorgen electric motor that delivers 40% more...

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New Heavy Handling Technology

New Heavy Handling Technology

Transporter technology revolutionizes heavy manufacturing and assembly operations across industries as diverse as gas and steam turbine manufacturing, aircraft assembly lines, shipbuilding, and nuclear spent fuel storage. All are industries that have recognized the Wheelift advantage. Increasingly complex manufacturing needs pinpoint Wheelift's heavy load transporters as the preferred solution...

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Remote Control Transporter ensures spent fuel storage safety.

Remote Control Transporter ensures spent fuel storage safety.

Intended for spent fuel cask transport/alignment in NUHOMSÂ-®-type ISFSI installations, Self-Propelled Modular Transporter (SPMT) can be operated by one person from as far as 30-50 ft away. Omnidirectional steering and 10 in. lift capability lets operator perform alignments remotely to within 1/32 in. and eliminates need for independent leveling and alignment system. Also, transfer cask can...

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Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies
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Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies

Distillation is a separation unit operation that involves multiple countercurrent-stage steps, separating two or more volatile components. This results in the contact of liquid and vapor most generally in counterflow. Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies provides an in-depth look at everything you need to know about distillation, including: Design procedures Equipment components Applications

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3-Axis Transport Systems offer staging solutions for OEMs.

3-Axis Transport Systems offer staging solutions for OEMs.

Driven by linear motors that generate no heat, 3-axis Transport Systems come in 5 models with 12 x 12, 18 x 12, 28 x 24, 38 x 30, and 50 x 36 in. ranges and 8 in. of Z-axis travel. Units deliver greater than 4 microns accuracy and greater than 3 microns repeatability. Offering speeds to 30 ips, air-bearing transports are close-looped to 1/10 micron linear scales that are bonded to granite X and Y...

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Lista International Corporation Showcases Flexible Tool Cribs at Westec 2009

Lista International Corporation Showcases Flexible Tool Cribs at Westec 2009

Visit Lista in Booth #2450 Lista International Corporation will showcase its tool cribs incorporating various Lista storage solutions at Westec 2009, March 30-April 2, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, in booth# 2450. Consisting of Lista cabinets (stacked or unstacked) or the company's Storage WallÂ-® system, the tool cribs can become part of an integrated CNC parts storage and transport...

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Modular Transport System is offered with bypass switch.

Modular Transport System is offered with bypass switch.

Montrac is available with TracSwitch Arena, which diverts shuttle from main track to secondary loop (bypass) and re-inserts shuttle onto main track when it leaves bypass. Switch is suited for long bypasses with several work stations and for 45 deg diversions. It has incoming and outgoing angle of 45 deg, so shuttle and conveyed workpieces move along diversion smoothly. Only one TracSwitch Arena...

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Radio-Telescope Antennae Will be Carried High into Andes on Timken Bearings

Wheel-Sets of Scheuerle Heavy-Load Modular Transporters Employ Timken Solution CANTON, Ohio-Nov. 26, 2007-The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) announced today that its highly engineered tapered roller bearings will play a key role in transporting 126-ton high-precision antennae into the Chilean Andes, where a radio telescope array will enable scientists to observe some of the oldest galaxies. The...

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Segway Announces NYPD Purchase of Segway-® Personal Transporters

BEDFORD, N.H., May 16 - Segway Inc. today announced that the New York City Police Department has purchased a fleet of 10 SegwayÂ-® Personal Transporters (PTs) it will deploy on patrols in city parks this summer. The use of the Segway i2 Police units will help the department increase patrol coverage in park environments, improve emergency response times by patrol officers and reduce carbon...

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Transporter provides gap between consecutive conveyors.

Transporter provides gap between consecutive conveyors.

Suited for packages measuring at least Â-½ in. wide, Gap Transporter operates at speeds up to 160 fpm. It consists of 2 parallel belts with variable speeds that can be adjusted horizontally with hand-wheel. System helps prevent spilled product or debris from reaching downstream equipment and can equalize conveyor speeds for unstable products. By changing system's configuration, manufacturers...

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