Materials handling & logistics

Flexicon offers screw conveyor quick-ship program

12 November, 2018 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexicon has announced that it is now offering a quick-ship program for shipment of its flexible screw conveyors in popular sizes.


Conveyor manufacturer wins mine safety award

26 October, 2018

Conveyor Manufacturers Australia (CMA) has been named as a winner in the Australian Mining Prospect Awards for 2018.


Flexco Y-type secondary cleaner for conveyors

23 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Flexco (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexco's Y-Type flexible secondary cleaner for conveying systems is suitable for both normal and heavy-usage environments.


Toyota Australia to open robotic warehouse

23 October, 2018

Toyota is entering a new era in Australia with groundbreaking robotics warehouse technology.


Flexicon Twin BEV-CON flexible screw conveyor system

19 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The Twin BEV-CON flexible screw conveyor system with a common hopper and mobile base can fill two vessels with the same material simultaneously.


Boral Cement installs alternative fuel system

12 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Schenck Process Australia Pty Ltd

Boral Cement has installed an alternative fuel system from Schenk Process Australia to power its Berrima cement plant in NSW.


The future of production intralogistics: the final frontier for manufacturing optimisation

04 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Swisslog Australia

Technology, such as automated storage and retrieval systems and AGVs, can be applied as effectively to production intralogistics as to warehousing and distribution.


ABB appoints NEPEAN Conveyors as Authorized Value Provider

02 October, 2018 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

NEPEAN Conveyors to provide nationwide servicing of ABB's Dodge range of Controlled Start Transmission (CST), Dodge gearing and electric motors.


DMC vs RFID in manufacturing

07 September, 2018 by Stefanie Roedl, Balluff | Supplied by: Balluff Pty Ltd

In order to choose data matrix codes or RFID for your application, it is important to understand the fundamental differences between the two technologies.


Pepperl+Fuchs IDM handheld code readers

01 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Pepperl+Fuchs (Aust) Pty Ltd

Pepperl+Fuchs IDM handheld code readers are available in wired versions or a wireless system.


Amazon opens fulfilment centre in Sydney

20 August, 2018

Amazon opened its second Australian fulfilment facility in Moorebank, in south-west Sydney, last week.


EXAIR Super Air Wipe pneumatic cleaning nozzle

15 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd

The Super Air Wipe produces a 360° airstream that can blow off, dry, clean or cool the material passing through it.


RFID technology ensures accurate paper production

10 August, 2018 | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

To maintain an overview of its production process, Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper utilises an RFID-based identification solution, with a wireless transmission system.


Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read/write heads with IO-Link

01 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Pepperl+Fuchs (Aust) Pty Ltd

Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read/write heads with IO-Link offer simplicity and flexibility, making industrial networking more efficient.


Flexicon TIP-TITE drum tipper with screw conveyor

01 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The TIP-TITE drum tipper with integral flexible screw conveyor allows volumetric feeding of bulk material from drums into downstream processes free of dust.


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