Materials handling & logistics

Burster model 8431 and 8432 miniature load cells

01 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

The Burster model 8431 and 8432 precision miniature load cells are designed for precise tension and compression force measurements in limited spaces.


Applications for cameras in retail distribution centres

19 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

When deployed strategically within a facility, image-based data capture technology offers benefits beyond its ability to read 1D and 2D codes.


Adjustable multibeam antenna improves reliability of RFID systems

16 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Fraunhofer IIS

The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS has developed a multibeam antenna that can be integrated into existing systems and improve their reliability.


Is the belt speed accurate on your conveyor belt scale system?

13 October, 2017 by John Dronette, Siemens | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

The accurate weighing of bulk material on a conveyor is highly dependent on accurate speed sensing.


Integrated approach to coal mine recommissioning delivers maximum benefit

12 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Chute Technology

A three-pronged approach to mine rehabilitation and recommissioning has paid handsome time, cost-efficiency and community dividends for Glencore as it brings its Integra coal mine in the Hunter Valley back into production.


Omron MK-Z fibre laser markers

22 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Omron Electronics Pty Ltd

Omron's MX-Z fibre laser markers are designed for deep or shallow engraving on metals and fine mark processing on plastics, including objects with sloped, curved, conical or sphere-like surfaces.


Flexicon BULK-OUT low-profile IBC discharger

18 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexicon's BULK-OUT low-profile discharger positions intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) weighing up to 1450 kg in the frame using an electric hoist and trolley, discharges bulk solid materials into a surge hopper and conveys the material to a downstream process dust-free.


Automation: the positive future for mining

15 September, 2017 by Clive Gray, General Manager Director, Australian Diversified Engineering | Supplied by: Australian Diversified Engineering (ADE)

Automation is the latest trend in mining with the 'cruise control' setting for many processes now increasingly becoming popular. Many experts say automation is here to stay but as technology continues to evolve, what does this change actually mean to the future of Australian mining?


Line upgrade increases bottled water output by 3000 bottles/h

13 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Gebo Cermex at Tetra Pak Marketing Pty Ltd

One of the largest producers of mineral water in France, Carola, is producing a lighter PET bottle and, in doing so, has also increased output speed by 3000 containers/h.


Overcoming the complexities of tank scheduling

11 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Infor Global Solutions (ANZ) Pty Ltd

To effectively schedule volumes, process manufacturers need systems designed for the unique needs of their industry. However, many systems are not equipped to manage the challenges of volume scheduling.


Nano Dimension Dragonfly 2020 3D PCB printer

29 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: Emona Instruments Pty Ltd

The Dragonfly 2020 3D PCB printer, from Nano Dimension, can produce professional multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs) and 3D circuitry as a rapid prototyping tool for electronics professionals.


Innovative crusher drives increased productivity at Brazilian quarry

01 August, 2017 by | Supplied by: Metso Australia Limited

A quarry has acheived increased productivity as well as increased uptime and 30% higher crusher wear liner life using the Metso cone crusher.


Flexicon BEV-CON mobile flexible screw conveyor with round vibratory screener

20 July, 2017 by | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The BEV-CON mobile flexible screw conveyor with round vibratory screener removes oversize particles and reduces soft agglomerates before conveying.


Emerson Enardo ES-665 spring-loaded thief hatch

11 July, 2017 by | Supplied by: Emerson Automation Solutions

The ES-665 has been engineered with increased sealing forces, as well as with a tight and consistent fit of the sealing surfaces to improve emissions performance.


Metso to expand crusher wear parts manufacturing in Africa

30 June, 2017 by | Supplied by: Metso Australia Limited

Metso has announced it is increasing its manufacturing capacity for large crusher wear parts castings used in minerals processing by investing in a second melting furnace at the Isithebe foundry in South Africa.


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