Technology allows PTM to develop unique material handling solutions
Continuing its reputation for developing industry leading material handling solutions for industry, PTM has introduced its newest plastic pallet innovation, the Fusion Pallet. Fusion Pallet represents the evolution of its predecessor, the Ultra Pallet®. Designed with aluminum inserts and weighing less than 50 pounds, it offers greater load capacity, resistance, durability, efficiency, and versatility. These attributes deliver major savings in the manufacturing, storage, and transportation processes of pallet users.
PTM has not only focused its efforts on one pallet; in its search for broadening its product offering and satisfying the specific needs of diverse kinds of markets, the company has developed a series of pallets with differentiating features based on size, attributes, functionality, and type of market, among other characteristics.
The following products stand out among this new family of pallets:
- PTM Fusion Pallet 48 x 40
A pallet representing the evolution of its predecessor, the Ultra Pallet®. It is manufactured with aluminum inserts and weighs less than 50 pounds. It offers greater load capacity, resistance, and versatility in the operation.
- Ultra Pallet® 56 x 44
A pallet that facilitates the handling, transportation, storage, and protection of cans, glass, and PET containers.
- Ultra Pallet® 37 x 37/ 36 x 36
This pallet offers an excellent use of space in operation and transportation thanks to its size. It is commonly utilized by the beverage sector.
- One Way Pallet
An ideal pallet for the exports market due to its design, which combines resistance and lightness. It is 100% recyclable. Its advantage lies in process automation, transportation, weight, uniformity, use, and on being exempt from phytosanitary regulations.
- Ultra Pallet® 1.20 x 1.00
A pallet offering high resistance, it is commonly used by the food and beverage sector.
- Ultra Pallet® 1.25 x 1.05
A pallet manufactured using a hybrid process of high and low pressure, where the columns are injected with foamed plastic, significantly increasing its resistance to impact and disassembly.
- Ultra Pallet® 122 x 110
For its resistance and durability, this pallet helps to optimize the supply chain’s operational processes. It is commonly used by the beer industry.
- Ultra Pallet® 1.05 x 95
A pallet developed with PTM’s patented technology, which increases up to five times the pallet’s resistance to forklift strikes and disassembly caused by falling, thus extending the useful life of the pallet.
PTM continues expanding its portfolio of products which solve the specific needs of the market and industry. In November, the company will participate in Pack Expo 2016, the largest packaging and processing event in the world, where it will have the chance to exhibit its new products and solutions, mainly in the materials handling category. Pack Expo will be held in Chicago, Illinois on November 6-9.
PTM is a leading manufacturing company of plastic crates for beverages in Latin America and plastic furniture (chairs, tables, and ice chests) for Mexico’s institutional market; it has production capacity for different plastic transformation processes, such as injection molding, thermoforming, extrusion, and blow molding.