Creform kitting cart, an efficient way to organize, kit and transport parts for industrial use

Greer, SC—Creform Corporation, a manufacturer of unique products for material handling structures has designed and produced a kitting cart that is used in the assembly department of an industrial equipment manufacturer. The cart provides an efficient way to organize, kit, and transport in-process materials for in-house assembly projects.   The … [Read more...]

Joseph Dzierzawski named president and CEO of BEUMER Corporation

SOMERSET, NJ (May 21, 2020) – Dr. Christoph Beumer, Chairman and CEO of BEUMER Group has announced that Joseph "Joe" Dzierzawski has been named President and CEO of BEUMER Corporation, effective April 27, 2020. Mr. Dzierzawski will be fully responsible for the business of BEUMER Group in the North American market in alignment with BEUMER Group … [Read more...]

Creform designs new custom AGV for automotive supplier

Automotive powertrain supplier uses AGV to handle around the clock operation to support its process equipment Greer, SC—Creform Corporation has designed and built a new custom AGV system, designated the FH-A35046 bolt-on AGV, that uses a recycled and refurbished drive unit, control box/components and photo-eye matched up with a new conveyor, … [Read more...]

Durable Steel Gate Provides Protective Barrier at Elevated Work Levels

Waukesha, WI – Wildeck, Inc. has launched a new pick module impact gate, the Finger Gate. This durable steel gate easily integrates into any facility and provides a strong, protective barrier at elevated work levels, helping facilities achieve their automation goals. The Finger Gate is commonly used in pick modules/rack systems to help optimize … [Read more...]

Caster Concepts Unleashes the Power of TWERGO MAXX

ALBION, Mich. - Widely known as the maker of casters, wheels and tread with lots of muscle, Caster Concepts Inc., unveiled its newest pumped-up industrialized caster: TWERGO® MAXX. Aimed at delivering the strength of titans, TWERGO MAXX is designed to move up to 4,200 pounds without the user breaking a sweat or throwing out a back. The new … [Read more...]

Durable, Engineered Drive-In Rack Systems from Steel King

Drive-In Rack Systems allow users to store up to 75% more pallets than with selective racking   Steel King Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling products and systems for improving operational efficiency, announces the availability of its Drive-In Rack Systems. Drive-In and Drive-Through Racking delivers … [Read more...]

KION North America implements 1.0-megawatt solar energy system

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. — KION North America celebrated the completion of their new 1.0-megawatt solar energy system at an open house event on May 24. The system will harness the power of the sun to power it's Summerville manufacturing facility while also generating revenue for the company. “Sustainability is a clear trend in the material handling … [Read more...]

Latest ProGMA Video Highlights Loading Dock Hazards: 42% of Forklift Accidents Involve Workers Getting Pinned by Tipping Vehicles

The Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association (ProGMA), a product group within trade association Material Handling Industry (MHI), is promoting the third in a series of educational videos about preventing accidents and injuries at loading docks. The videos can be seen at mhi.org/progma/videos. Following 'Essential Safety Barriers for … [Read more...]

Seegrid Announces New Self-Driving Vision Guided Vehicle for Materials Handling

Seegrid, the leader in connected self-driving vehicles for materials handling, has expanded the company’s suite of automated solutions with the announcement of the GP8 Series 6 self-driving pallet truck. Further enhancing the Seegrid Smart Platform, which combines flexible and reliable infrastructure-free vision guided vehicles with fleet … [Read more...]

Shockingly Good: Hamilton introduces New Shock Absorbing Casters

Designed to meet the needs of the growing aerospace industry Hamilton Caster is introducing a new line of shock absorbing casters designed to meet the needs of the growing aerospace industry. These spring-loaded casters feature Hamilton’s newest Spinfinity maintenance-free swivel construction and a unibody spring housing providing up to 200% … [Read more...]