The Opti-Flow from Triple/S Dynamics uses a state-of-the-art vision system and software that scans the surface profile of the material as it is conveyed, to collect real-time data on the material cross sectional area and velocity to calculate the volumetric flow rate.
Multi-Conveyor recently built a 77-foot long stainless-steel constructed, straight running plastic belt conveyor to move different size height and width tubs of product; it incorporates adjustable pneumatic actuated guide rails that can be made narrow or wider based on the width of the product, along with a double high traffic clamp to halt production at the customer's demand.
Slideways, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the Movex BLuLub compounded UHMW-PE material that allows for higher speed, delivers a lower coefficient of friction, and improves chain and belt performance across a spectrum of applications.
Regal Power Transmission Solutions is introducing a new turnkey retrofit program that transforms live-roller conveyors for sustainable, high-uptime performance; the company provides single-source or à la carte capabilities for on-site evaluation, consulting, layout design, validation and installation.
A new conveyor system for metal detectors has been designed to improve reliability, decrease maintenance and reduce the total cost of ownership for processors of dairy, snacks, meat, poultry, seafood, bakery and prepared foods.