Even though Dorner provides the most extensive offering of standard conveyors, modifications and custom conveyor solutions are sometimes needed to achieve the optimum conveyor package. Dorner has over 30 years of experience providing engineering expertise to our customers. Working with companies in more than 40 different industries, we are able to draw from a wide base of conveying application knowledge and apply it to your specific custom conveyor needs. Our state-of-the-art lean manufacturing facility allows us to build these conveyors quickly and cost effectively.
Custom Conveyor System Solutions
Dorner offers a wide variety of integrated conveyor system solutions and controls to automate and optimize your processes. We offer full installation and training services along with maintenance planning through an experienced staff of field and service professionals.
Work Holding & Elevation Changes - Conveyor System Solutions
- Complete Solutions
Holding parts to the belt for elevation changes or controlled positioning can be achieved in a variety of ways. Depending upon the application and product, conveyors that utilize magnets, vacuum, cleats or fixtures are available in a wide variety of configurations.
Product Flow Conveyor System Solutions
- Magnetic Conveyors
- Vacuum Conveyors
- Special Cleated Conveyors
- Fixtured Conveyors
Controlling the continuous flow of products through the line is critical to maintain efficiency. Product Flow is achieved using a variety of methods and components depending upon the product, flow path and equipment with which to interface.
- Diverters & Gates
- Lane Guiding
Positioning Conveyor System Solutions
Product Positioning when stopping is often a necessity for processes such as inspection, assembly or feeding into equipment. This can be achieved in different ways depending upon the accuracy required.
Line Access Solutions
- Servo Drives
- Timing Belt Conveyors
- Shaft Encoders
Access to equipment, work areas and the efficient movement of personnel can be provided by utilizing lift gates and pivot conveyors in the conveyor line.
In-Line Inspection Solutions
- Lift Gates
- Pivot Conveyors
In-line inspection processes can be automated and enhanced using a variety of conveyor modifications.
Multiple Belts - One Drive Systems
- Backlit Conveyors
- Metal Free Conveyor Zone
When multiple lanes of product are needed, driving multiple belts or conveyors from a single drive is an energy efficient option.
- Common Driven Conveyors
- Multiple Belt Conveyors