Science of Palletizing – New Edition From Columbia

The Science of Palletizing is an educational introduction to the basics of unit-load forming from Columbia. It is designed to familiarize readers with the fundamentals of palletizing. Since all palletizing applications are unique, having a good understanding of the information covered is an essential tool in the palletizer selection process.

This book includes updated information from the three previous editions: The Science of Palletizing, How to Pick the Right System, and The Science of Palletizing, Volume Two – Systems. These versions were first released in 1987, 1988 and 1999 and are still a sought after resource by the material handling industry with over 52,500 copies in circulation.

In this latest edition new chapters include updates on the latest trends in conventional and robotic palletizing, palletizer accessories, multiple line solutions and tips on how to select the right system.

For more than 45 years, Columbia Machine has manufactured high-level, floor-level, and robotic palletizers and accessories. Columbia features flexible, upgradeable palletizer designs to rates of over 150 cases per minute. All Columbia palletizers are built in the USA and backed by 24-hour customer support and parts service.

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