Tag: Smart Solutions

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Internal Bearings, Flat-Side Frame Allows for Side Transfer Conveyor

Recently, a southern California private label dairy plant for a major supermarket retailer came to Dorner with the challenge of creating a side transfer conveyor to transfer small yogurt containers between two conveyors with the smallest gap possible. Since this was a food processing conveyor, the customer needed to use sanitary stainless steel AquaPruf 7400 Series… Read more »

Powered Transfer Reduces Product Loss Between Conveyors

Transferring products between conveyors or machinery can sometimes be a challenge.  Especially, when handling small products on large conveyors since they tend to have large pulleys or end rollers.  There are several solutions to this problem, including static transfer plates, roller transfer plates, and using smaller nose bar tails. Each of these solutions work in… Read more »

Mike Hosch Shares Conveyor Tips at WestPack Innovation Briefs

On the first day of WestPack, in February 2011, Dorner’s Director of Product Development, Mike Hosch, gave a presentation on how specific conveyor innovations can improve the integration of packaging line. Mike’s presentation focuses on how conveyors can increase the speed and efficiency of production as well as assist in energy conservation goals. As a true… Read more »

Lift Gate Conveyor Solution

Liftgate Conveyor Systems

As a custom applications engineer, one of the most important parts of the job is to ensure all conveyor systems are designed to meet the highest standards of safety. Certainly, for applications that call for direct employee interaction with gate conveyors, safety is the number one concern. That’s why in areas of heavy foot traffic… Read more »

Conveyor Solutions: Consistent Recirculation and Singulation

When it becomes necessary to design better conveyor solutions for products that are to accumulate in a specific area of a production line, a buffer can be very useful to help prevent shutting down the line or wasting product.  No facility manager wants products to resemble thousands of lemmings going over the precipice of destruction.… Read more »

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