Malaysia-based FlexMove, a Dorner Holding Corp. company, and manufacture of flexible chain conveyor systems for food, beverage, automotive, electronic, automation and other industries has launched a new website.
FlexMove’s new website at www.flexmove.com, brings a responsive design, easy navigation, updated product pages and other tools to guide users quickly to the information they’re looking for. [Read More...]
In certain production processes, product is random, misaligned or spread out. This can occur either on purpose or as a result of the process. For example, in an oven, product should be spread out to allow for even baking. However, further down the line the product needs to be reoriented or placed in specific rows and spacing. The challenge is how to take randomly spread product and create neat rows with spacing. [Read More...]
In the automotive industry, manufacturing speed, quality and quick change over are key to a successful organization. Recently, a tier 2 automotive manufacturer was using traveling pin boards to manufacture wiring harnesses. This process required workers to walk with the part to accomplish their task then return to their starting point. At the end of the process the part was checked for quality, ensuring a good part. [Read More...]
Deehriex Tan has been appointed International Sales Manager – Asia Pacific for Malaysia-based FlexMove, a Dorner Holding Corp. company. This is a new position created with the goal of establishing brand recognition and growing sales in Asia Pacific markets for FlexMove, as well as Dorner Mfg. and Geppert-Band, a German-based manufacturer of modular belt conveyors also owned by Dorner Holding Corp.
Tan brings more than 25 years of material handling, engineering and expertise in business development, product packaging and process manufacturing to FlexMove. [Read More...]
Melina Beluche has been appointed Regional Manager covering Northern Mexico for Dorner Mfg. Corp. This is a new position created by Dorner with the goal of establishing brand recognition and growing sales in Mexico’s Northern regions.
Beluche brings material handling application experience, expertise in business development, process manufacturing and other related areas to Dorner.
The 3200 Series LPZ conveyor is an ideal solution for taking product out of a machine at low elevations and transporting it to a more ergonomic height for operators.
Recently, Dorner worked with a customer who was packaging delicate product using a vertical bagger. However, the packaging varied from 6” tall to 12” tall. The challenge was that a fixed height differential used to accommodate larger packages would pose issues with product damage for the smaller packages. [Read More...]
Dorner’s 3200 Series Modular and Flat Belt conveyors, the 2200 Series Precision Move and the SmartFlex conveyor platforms have received the Ultraclean Products Approval Laboratory certification for use in ISO Standard 14644-1 Class 5, and Federal Standard 209 Class 100 rated cleanrooms. This means the four Dorner conveyors will not contribute to the contamination of cleanrooms conforming to those standards. [Read More...]
Dorner Mfg. celebrated its 50th anniversary in business with three days of festive events Tuesday – Thursday, June 14-16, at its headquarters in Hartland, Wisconsin. Dorner is a leader in the design, application, manufacture and integration of conveyor systems for companies around the world. [Read More...]
Dorner’s new 2200 LPZ / Z-Frame Conveyor comes with one or two pivot points, and features an extremely low profile to fit under machinery or any other tight spots.
The 2200 LPZ is Dorner’s lowest profile Z-Frame conveyor – and is the first such offering in the newly redesigned 2200 Series platform. The advantage of the 2200 LPZ is that its sleek, narrow profile enables it to be positioned under machinery where other conveyors wouldn’t fit, making it ideal for part removal and product handling in packaging, metalworking, automation, medical, pharmaceutical and other general manufacturing applications [Read More...]
Michael Goodall has been appointed a Regional Sales Manager covering the area of Northern Ohio and Michigan for Dorner Mfg. Corp.In this new position with Dorner, Goodall will be working with sales channel partners and key accounts to grow the company’s industrial and sanitary conveyor business, as well as focusing on the automation markets throughout both states.