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Tray Flipper Solution With Over/Under Conveyor

Industry: Pharmaceutical Distribution Center in Sumter, South Carolina Challenge: Flipping EPS trays upright for holding test tubes Solution: An over/under conveyor system with a simple guide to flip trays Product: Tray Inverter by SpanTech A medical technology company in Sumter, South Carolina, which AEC partners with to provide unique automation solutions, is doing some pretty … Continued

90 degree touch free case turner conveyor solution in Columbia SC

90-Degree Touch-Free Case Turner Conveyor Solution

Industry:  Food & Beverage manufacturer in Columbia, South Carolina Challenge:  Transferring filled corrugate cardboard cases fresh out of a heat shrink tunnel on a wide conveyor to a new, narrower conveyor without using a physical bump or catching the warm heat shrink on cartons Solution:  Case turner conveyor: a custom designed, two-strand conveyor moving at different … Continued

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Pushback Rack – Unique Space Saving Storage For Xtra Heavy Loads

Industry: Metal manufacturing and distribution Challenge: Storing and moving 4,000-pound loads of powdered metal that cannot get wet Solution: Moving the product from floor storage to double stacked loads on two levels of racking with 3 and 4 deep push backs Product: Pushback Racking System PushBack Solutions for Extra Heavy Loads In the manufacturing world, … Continued

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Conveyor Solutions For Quality Mattress Handling

Industry:  Mattress Manufacturing Challege:  Efficiently and safely handling a broad range of mattress sizes and weights with a process that didn’t mark or damage expensive mattresses. Solution: Integrating a conveyor system capable of handling up to 200 pounds per product with accumulation zones to handle conveying mattresses without any backup pressure. Product:  Hytrol ABEZ Wide-Span Conveyor specifically designed for the Mattress … Continued

Hytrol E24 Family of Conveyors

Author: Scott Abernathy, Vice President Hytrol E24™ Roller & Belt Conveyors: Simple, Flexible and Efficient Hytrol Conveyor, a world leader in the design and manufacturing of conveyor systems since 1947, has perhaps no better example of their fierce commitment to high quality solutions than the E24™ line of conveyor solutions. As a company specializing in conveyor … Continued

Accumulation Conveyor Solutions from AEC in Charlotte NC

6 Ways Accumulation Can Benefit your Material Handling Operation

Author: Ivar Lonon Accumulation is becoming increasingly popular in automated solutions. This is primarily because of the numerous applications and benefits it creates in your operation. Zero-pressure accumulation conveyor works by using photoelectric intelligence to allow products to accumulate with—you guessed it—no pressure involved. Packages either rest gently against each other or have a small … Continued

What Is Material Handling? What Does AEC Do In The Carolina’s?

Author: Darin Boik Being in Sales I often explain what AEC is about. Yes, AEC is a Material Handling Company but Material Handling is such a broad term that I find it difficult to explain to someone without losing their attention. Our office literature rack is filled with all sorts of brochures from manufacturers that specialize … Continued

Advanced Equipment Is In The Doghouse! Providing Solutions In Rockingham NC

Author: Darin Boik When a world class canine training center near Rockingham NC needed help getting supplies in their storage building, they called Advanced Equipment Company. The training facilities storage building is on stilts allowing the dog kennels to setup under the building, this is a great space saver but getting the necessary supplies to the … Continued

Industrial space in South Carolina at capacity?

Author: Brian Hester In a recent article in the South Carolina BIZ, the commerce chief mentioned the state is exhausting it’s industrial space inventory. After reading that I immediately replied to the author that while visiting customers in the Columbia, Charleston and Aiken corridors of South Carolina, I see a lot of wasted industrial space as … Continued

Beer And Wine Distribution Project In Charleston South Carolina

Author: Brian Hester I received a call a few months back from a beer and wine distribution company owner in Charleston South Carolina that he needed some help with his material handling project. After a visit and discussion with the customer is was clear that his gravity conveyors and gravity expandable conveyors that feed his truck … Continued