Automation and Materials Handling Case Studies (Page 2)

Peacocks Stores Ltd get innovative conveyor solution installed at their National Distribution Centre

Peacock's Stores Ltd get innovative conveyor solution installed at their National Distribution Centre

New Automated Pallet Debanders Raise Safety Levels at Britvic

Britvic uploads almost 100,000 aluminium cans from pallets onto each of three new canning lines per hour at the company’s upgraded Rugby production site.

L.B. Foster meets tight deadline for Dana

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.

L.B. Foster helps CMK to lengthen the load

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.

LB Foster provides automated conveyor solution for Caterpillar Stockton

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.

Calendar Club chooses conveyor solution from L.B. Foster

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 installs innovative conveyor system at BOC’s new test facility

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.

L.B. Foster completes top banana solution for Fyffes

Fyffes plc is one of the largest tropical produce importers and distributors in Europe. The company has an annual turnover in excess of €1billion.

Door assembly - Automated inspection and assembly solutions

L.B. Foster was approached by IAC Group Limited to supply bespoke automated machines to assemble components and perform inspection checks on car door assemblies for the new Land Rover Discovery.

William Grant & Sons - Drain and fill line

Providing a full drain and fill line for William Grant & Sons' €35 million distillery in Tullamore, Ireland.