Tag: Smart Solutions

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Conveyor Solution to Remove Scrap Metal Improves Efficiencies and Worker Safety

Being able to see just how a conveyor system can improve efficiencies is pretty remarkable. Such was the case when I visited Elite Manufacturing Technologies outside Chicago a few years ago to write a story on their three new Dorner conveyors. Elite produces precise fabricated sheet metal products for numerous industries. Of course, the manufacturing process of… Read more »

Beverage Packaging Solution Takes Wine Bottles for a Spin

On a past project, a customer had problems consistently sealing the bottles of wine they produced. The challenge was to evenly apply heat all around the seal at the top of the bottle.  Their solution was to use a Dorner 2200 Series conveyor in conjunction with the mainline chain conveyor. The 2200 conveyor was mounted on its… Read more »

A Look Back at AquaPruf Conveyor Solutions

It’s important to remember where you came from in order to keep a clear vision moving forward. Our AquaPruf platform of sanitary conveyors has been operating in companies across North America since 2003. And one of our initial launch customers for AquaPruf 7300 Series (now branded as AquaGard) was a Pittsburgh-based bakery that used the conveyors as part of… Read more »

AquaGard 7400 Curve

Packaged Cheese Conveyor Solution

On a recent project with a world-leading natural, high-protein whey and cheese production plant we were put to the challenge of moving 45-pound blocks of cheese out of the processing stage to the final packaging stage. As the process ran originally, the blocks of cheese entered a large refrigerated storage unit in a first-in-last-out (FILO) orientation. To ensure… Read more »

How Choosing the Right Equipment Impacts Your ROI

The July issue of Packaging World featured an interesting application story about how Willow Tree Poultry Farms, a frozen poultry packager in Attleboro, MA, cut operating costs by implementing Econocorp cartoning and casing equipment to their production line.  As the Willow Tree’s sales had continued to increase over the years, they searched for an automated solution, which would ultimately help… Read more »

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