When the UK’s largest medical device company, Smith & Nephew, needed to urgently install a powered pallet conveyor system at its Wound Management headquarters in Hull it called in L.B. Foster.
LB Foster has designed, installed and commissioned conveyors and transfer cars at three important stages of the production process. The first location is at the hitch assembly where they have created what is essentially a product cooling line between two welding stations.
Club has been able to increase output from its new distribution centre in Exeter to 100,000 calendars per day in the peak season leading up to Christmas.
L.B. Foster, has designed and installed a triple strand chain conveyor in record time for the light vehicle drive line of Dana Traction Technologies Europe in Witton, Birmingham.
Designed to transport gas cylinders of varying sizes in batches through the facility, the system has enabled the test centre to achieve a higher production rate and increased cost efficiencies.
When architectural powder coater, CMK (Treatments) Ltd, decided to increase the capacity of its powder coating facility the company turned to the supplier that had installed its existing conveyors 25 years ago, LB Foster.