Category: Engineered Solutions

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5 Unique Ways to Merge Product

  Merging Conveyors are used to consolidate the flow of product from multiple infeed lines. Typically, these systems will merge the product into a single stream on one conveyor for the next phase in the production process. There are many ways to merge product, such as: diverters and gates, product pushers, lane guiding, ARB Conveyors… Read more »

Increase Throughput and Efficiency with a Tote Handling System

See this system in action at the end of the post! Recently, a pharmaceutical company came to Dorner looking for a system that would increase the throughput of their operation. Pharmacists and technicians were manually carrying totes between various order filling stations and the area for verifying and packing. The company needed a way to… Read more »

Create safe walk-through access with a lift gate conveyor

  At Dorner, safety is a priority with all of our conveyor systems. In facilities that require employees to pass through a production line, lift gate conveyors are often an ideal solution. They offer the perfect combination of both functionality and safety. 2200 Series Lift Gate   Dorner’s lift gate conveyors are built so that… Read more »

Custom Accumulation Table

Dorner recently worked with a customer who needed to accumulate product before it was manually packaged.  In the past, we have accumulated products on low friction conveyor belts (seen here) and on recirculating conveyors (seen here and here). For this application, a custom rotating accumulation table was built to hold small runs of bottles which would… Read more »

2200 Series Split Belt Conveyor

A high friction belt is useful when moving potentially slippery product. But in some cases, this provides a challenge when removing the product from the belt. This issue arose recently with a company transporting flat cards on a conveyor. The indexing conveyor needed to stop in front of worker stations so that the cards could… Read more »

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