Distribution Center Conveyor System Redesign with Robotic Palletizers

40% Increase in Production with DC Conveyor Redesign and Robotic Arm Palletizers

Our paper goods client in Kinston, North Carolina had been trying to take on new customers. So we needed to redesign a larger-scale operation to increase productivity and create an efficient showroom for prospective clients.

Material Handling Specialist, Brad Dowless, redesigned the entire distribution center conveyor system for a 40% increase in production.

Custom-built conveyor system with end of line automation

33% Increased Productivity with Custom Designed End-of-Line Automation

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our food and beverage distribution client in Eastern North Carolina needed to increase the capacity of their pallet-wrapping operation..

Working with the automated wrapper team, Brad Dowless designed a fourth conveyor line into the process. Pallets could now be loaded into four different lines, speeding up throughput over 33%.

Automated Sortation System Upgrade for DISH Network

Conveyor and Automation Upgrade for 25% Efficiency Boost in Receiving and Sortation

Our home entertainment client, DISH Network was looking for an automated solution to optimize their receiving and sorting process.

To streamline their process, material handling specialist Brian Hester teamed with System Plast to pair our Hytrol conveyor system with their Modsort Divert and Transfer mods and a SICK 6-Axis Barcode Scanner and Sizing Station.

Hytrol EZLogic Conveyor for Adaptation and Scalability

Hytrol EZLogic Conveyor a Top Choice for Quick Product Adaptation and Future Growth

Our Lighting, HVAC and Utility Ceiling Panel Manufacturing client out of Spokane, Washington had created a new, groundbreaking product. Their existing system was outdated and could not adapt to the handle the new product.

Advanced Equipment Company is their preferred system solutions vendor and the expert they turned to was Charlie Williamson, conveyor specialist.

Custom Dock Solution Designed to Unload 3,500 LB Skids Off A Flatbed Truck

No Pit, No Ramp, No Problem! Safely Unload 3,500 LB Skids With Custom Powered Conveyor

Industry: Building Goods Distributor in Morrisville, North Carolina Challenge: Safely moving 16-foot-long, 3,500-pound skids into warehouse Solution: A chain-driven powered roller conveyor with custom fork truck pocket and added security features Product: Heavy-Duty Live Roller Conveyor by Hytrol with custom controls A family-owned construction and building goods distributor in Irmo, South Carolina has been around for … Continued

Timed Precision Conveyor For Cracker Cooling Process by AEC Charlotte NC

Timed Precision Cooling Conveyor For Artisan Crackers

In the artisan cracker-making process, as baked goods come out of the oven, they need an exact time to cool before moving on to the next process.  If they’re not cooled properly, the extra heat will expand the sealed packs making it difficult to fit properly into the containers. To solve the cracker cooking conundrum, AEC’s engineers designed a fascinating piece of conveyor technology.

Test Tube Tray Flipper - Custom Conveyor Solution - AEC in Charlotte NC

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