Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. chose Hartness Systems group to design and integrate one of the industry's quietest beer lines. Click to see how Hartness' DYNAC-centric line design, GlobalPack place packers and robotic palletizers ensure gentle handling of this craft brewery’s newest state of the art bottling line.
This video not only features birdseye views of Absolut Vodka’s filling line, but reveals the unique qualities of Hartness’ DYNAC system, which provides Absolut with efficient accumulation and line control for its high speed filling lines. Absolut’s purchase of multiple DYNAC systems offers ample proof of their effectiveness, and they’ve chosen to deploy them in interesting ways.
A Hartness case conveyor, high-speed layer former with Robo-Merge technology to increase throughput, and a layer-handling robot create a flexible palletizing solution for multiple industry applications.
This Warehouse Automation system from Hartness offers some of the highest density storage and retrieval capabilities available, and it interfaces seamlessly with the manufacturer's case picking and order fulfillment solution.
A new state-of-the-art plant for Coca-Cola Bottling Company United in Baton Rouge, LA, includes four packaging lines that meet the needs of today while being flexible enough to accommodate future growth.
Video showcases Dynac conveyor system in such diverse applications as paint cans, plastic motor oil bottles, trigger spray bottles, flow wrapped crackers, orange juice gabletop cartons, plastic dairy creamer containers, and PET bottles.
HartnessVisy Automation offers complete turnkey automated palletizing solutions from single lines to large multi-robot multi-lines. Their robotics systems use highly efficient multi-zoned vacuum grippers or advanced servo-mechanical grippers and can handle a wide range of products and capacities in different packaging formats.
Video shows the Hartness Dynac conveyor system operating with a variety of liquors and spirits. Brings dramatic improvements to line throughput and product volume while providing first-in/first-out, pressureless product handling and accumulation.
PACK EXPO WEB EXCLUSIVE: Hartness offers its Gripveyor conveyor system at Pack Expo 2004 in its booth, N-3817. Conveyor system easily handles unstable, difficult-shaped bottles. Grippers grab bottles of product at their base, reducing jamming associated with air conveyors. Transport device allows for high-speed conveying of any shape plastic bottle. Conveyor system can be paired with the company’s Dynac accumulation system for seamless transport of product throughout a packaging line.
On this extended shelf life bottling line for dairy products, this pressureless accumulation system from Hartness International provides up to 15 minutes of crucial accumulation time between filling/capping and labeling.
At this Rolling Rock brewery, at the infeed of a case erector from Pearson Packaging Systems, a robotic positioner picks bundles of 12-count corrugated shippers, orients the bundle, cuts the band, and feeds the band to a grinder.
On this revamped bottling line for rum and rum products, the rotary case packer from Hartness International operates just like the uncaser, except in reverse. Downstream from the case packer, tab-lock reshippers have their tabs slit before flaps are plowed and glued shut.
Bacardi was among the first to install this rotary uncaser from Hartness International on this revamped bottling line for rum and rum products. It uses 10 carriages continuously moving in a circle to pick bottles from reshippers and place them on a conveyor leading to the rinser/filler/capper block.