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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Bito goes to great lengths for Spirax Sarco

Bito goes to great lengths for Spirax Sarco

Challenged to install an order picking system at the heart of Spirax Sarco's production facility in a space just 10 m wide and 140 metres long, Bito Storage Solutions provided a solution that has delivered a 20 per cent improvement in picking efficiency as well as accommodating the company's growth.

Why having odd teeth could save you money

Why having odd teeth could save you money

The next time your conveyors are undergoing routine maintenance or have had to be stopped to repair a fault take a few moments to count the teeth on the power chain's sprockets.

Sales up 70 per cent as conveyor chain manufacturer adapts to meet the demands of the growing UK biomass and recycling industries

Sales up 70 per cent as conveyor chain manufacturer adapts to meet the demands of the growing UK biomass and recycling industries

UK-based conveyor chain manufacturer and supplier FB Chain Ltd has reported that in the financial year ending April 2012, UK sales of its range of conveyor chains grew by over 70 per cent.

Vanderlande Industries receives Cradle to Cradle certification

Vanderlande Industries receives Cradle to Cradle certification

Vanderlande Industries has received Cradle to Cradle Certification Silver for its sustainable Blueveyor.

Avery Weigh-Tronix acquires Central Weighing

Avery Weigh-Tronix acquires Central Weighing

Avery Weigh-Tronix Ltd. has acquired Central Weighing Ltd. Avery Weigh-Tronix is a global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality industrial weighing products and systems.

Mixing using multiple PrimoWeigher combination scales

Mixing using multiple PrimoWeigher combination scales

Mix frozen vegetables, fruits, candy, ingredients, or hardware into pouches or containers using multiple PrimoWeigher 360 combination scales, all operated from one centralised control panel.

Good relationship between BRT (Bartolini) and Vanderlande Industries results in 19th Posisorter order

The close cooperation between the Italian express freight operator BRT (formerly known as Bartolini) and Vanderlande Industries is continuing positively, and has now resulted in the 19th order by BRT for a sortation system from Vanderlande.

Vanderlande Industries establishes local presence in Austrailia

Vanderlande Industries establishes local presence in Austrailia

Vanderlande Industries has opened a new office in Sydney in response to the increasing demand for smart material handling solutions in Australia.

Vanderlande Industries supplies new sorting system to Norway Post

Vanderlande Industries supplies new sorting system to Norway Post

Vanderlande Industries was recently awarded the contract for a new sorting system for Posten Norge AS (Norway Post).

Vanderlande Industries supplies an automated sorting system to TNT Hong Kong

Vanderlande Industries has provided an automated sorting system at the new regional hub built by TNT Express in Hong Kong to improve its operations in the Pearl River Delta area (South China).

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