Sortation Conveyor Systems & Sortation Technology

A conveyor is a mechanised piece of handling equipment that moves materials from one location to another. There are many types of conveyor depending on the application and environment. Within a warehousing environment a Pallet Conveyor or a Mezzanine Floor Conveyor can be used to transport goods from one location to another. Within a postal environment a Belt Conveyor or Roller Conveyor can be used to move parcels and letters. Specialist Garment conveyors are used within the apparel industry and other types of conveyor include Gravity Roller Conveyors, Lineshaft Roller Conveyors, Modular Plastic Chain Conveyor and Stainless Steel Conveyor. A conveyor system can be used in overhead applications or mounted on the floor. They can be fixed to a specific location or can be mounted on wheels.

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New materials handling equipment from ECS at IMHX

New materials handling equipment from ECS at IMHX

Three new additions to the range of materials handling equipment available from European Conveyor Systems are being shown for the first time in the UK at IMHX in March.

Buying on price can lead to costly downtime

Buying on price can lead to costly downtime

Conveyors are one of the most widely used pieces of equipment within a warehouse or distribution centre environment.

Representatives of the Netherlands-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce visit Vanderlande Industries

Representatives of the Netherlands-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce visit Vanderlande Industries

Representatives of the Netherlands-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce (NVCC) visited Vanderlande Industries on 25 January.

DPD opens highly advanced Express Parcel Hub with sorting solution from Vanderlande Industries

DPD opens highly advanced Express Parcel Hub with sorting solution from Vanderlande Industries

European parcel and express company DPD has opened one of Eastern Europe's largest and most modern sorting facilities near Łódź, Poland.

Savoye launches 'quiet' conveyor at IMHX

Savoye launches 'quiet' conveyor at IMHX

Savoye, the logistics division of Groupe Legris Industries, will unveil its new, all-electric Intelis conveyor solution at the IMHX exhibition in Birmingham on March 19th 2013.

X2 Computing launches new order picking software solution for e-fulfilment applications

X2 Computing launches new order picking software solution for e-fulfilment applications

X2 Computing, provider of mobile computing solutions, has announced the immediate availability of Mobile Picking, a new order fulfilment software solution.

Dürkopp Fördertechnik completes multi-million pound sortation system for Sainsbury's

Dürkopp Fördertechnik completes multi-million pound sortation system for Sainsbury's

Dürkopp Fördertechnik, the provider of garment conveying and sortation equipment, has completed a multi-million pound system for Sainsbury's at their National Distribution Centre for Clothing in Bedfordshire.

Cimcorp wins major material handling system project for PostNord AB

Cimcorp wins major material handling system project for PostNord AB

Cimcorp Oy, the Finnish robotic systems supplier, has been awarded a contract to supply a large-scale tray-sorting and sequencing system for the new mail-sorting centre of PostNord AB.

New roles for Vanderlande Industries' Martijn van der Lande and Willem Thielsch

New roles for Vanderlande Industries' Martijn van der Lande and Willem Thielsch

Martijn van der Lande has joined the North America team of Vanderlande Industries as General Manager Distribution, Parcel & Postal.

Savoye launches a new generation of conveyors

Savoye launches a new generation of conveyors

Savoye (the logistics solutions division of the Legris Industries Group) is launching a new generation of 100 per cent electrical conveyors in November 2013.

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