Materials handling & storage and supply chain

Keeping supply chains stable using mathematics

02 December, 2021

To avoid supply bottlenecks and empty supermarket shelves, Fraunhofer researchers are developing software solutions using mathematics methods.

Dematic Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs)

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Dematic Pty Ltd

Automated guided vehicles (AGVs) are used in a variety of industries to transport and store all kinds of products and materials all without human intervention.

OLI VBS and VBSI bin aerators

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Oli Vibrators

The OLI range of bin aerators has been developed to assist in the eradication of problems associated with product flow from dry bulk storage.

Ozkor PPX-1165 plastic pallets rental service

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Ozkor Pty Ltd

Australian plastic pallet specialist company Ozkor is providing a rental service for its PPX-1165 plastic pallet.

Enmin expansion continues with launch of new electrical division

26 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Enmin Pty Ltd

Enmin has expanded its range of services with a dedicated electrical services division to encompass all forms of electrical installation and maintenance.

National Traceability Accord announced

16 November, 2021

The accord offers signatories guidance on how to best and most efficiently implement traceability for the supply chain.

Flexicon Mobile Sanitary Bulk Bag Discharger

11 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

A new Flexicon Mobile Sanitary Bulk Bag Discharger with stainless steel material contact surfaces allows discharging of contamination-sensitive bulk solid materials to downstream processes, dust-free.

Beverage distributor installs automated warehouse shuttle system

03 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Swisslog Australia

BevChain has installed a Swisslog PowerStore automated warehouse shuttle system at its facility in Auburn, NSW, to boost safety, efficiency and increase storage.

How IoT improves supply chain sustainability

29 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Some of the benefits that IoT technology brings to a supply chain's sustainability include energy effiiciency, improved logistics, reduced waste and many more.

Laetus SmartSpect/eLED camera and lighting unit

13 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Laetus

The camera and lighting combination SmartSpect/eLED from Laetus offers image processing and lighting in one compact system.

Lactalis Australia increases AGV fleet

12 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Dematic Pty Ltd

Building on its initial deployment of four Dematic automated guided vehicles (AGVs), Lactalis Australia has invested in an additional AGV for its fleet.

Mitsubishi 4-Wheel Battery Electric Counterbalance Forklift Range continues to expand.

12 October, 2021 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The latest addition of the FBCB series offers a choice of 12 models with an updated, modern-looking design and capacities ranging from 1000 to 5000 kg.

Woolworths' refrigerated electric truck hits the road

07 October, 2021

The electric vehicle is part of Woolworths' plans to substantially reduce its carbon emissions.

Flexicon mobile sanitary conveyor bag dump system

07 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The Flexicon sanitary mobile Tilt-Down Flexible Screw Conveyor with integral Bag Dump Station and Compactor allows the transfer of material manually dumped from handheld bags into elevated process equipment.

Manufacturers beware: forklift safety crackdown in NSW

30 September, 2021

With an incident involving a forklift occurring every day, six days a week, SafeWork NSW has issued a warning to businesses using forklifts, that they will be visited during this crackdown.

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