Material Handling Market

08 July 2013

packaging lines

Warner Linear Programmable S-Track Electric Actuator for Packaging Lines

A large packaged food manufacturer wanted reliable linear actuators that could quickly reset conveyor system diverter arm positions based on frequent carton size changes. Previous actuators required lengthy set up times to reset diverter arm opening widths and stops, which negatively impacted productivity.

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28 January 2013

Baggage Carousels

Warner Linear and Siemens Team Up to Eradicate Troublesome Dinosaurs

Orlando International Airport had a problem – fifteen of them to be exact. Fifteen of their baggage carousels were relics. Dinosaurs, you might say, that had outlived their time. These ancient units averaged 25 years on the job, well beyond their projected useful life.

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04 January 2012

Airport Baggage Carousels

Warner K2G Linear Actuators for Energy Efficient Airport Baggage Carousels

A major Southeastern US airport expanded its baggage handling area to include over a dozen additional baggage carousels. The baggage handling system OEM developed a unique, energy-saving drive control for the system conveyors. The system operates similar to a 12-cylinder auto/truck engine where all cylinders are engaged on start up and then some cylinders eventually stop functioning as torque demands diminish at higher speeds.

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