Category: <span>Conveyors</span>

Conveyor systems transporting pallets in a warehouse.

What are the Different Types of Conveyor Systems?

In the modern world of manufacturing, warehousing, and logistics, conveyor systems have become indispensable. These mechanical marvels efficiently transport goods, parcels, and materials from one point to another, saving time and labour while ensuring smooth operations. Conveyor systems come in various types, each designed to cater to specific needs and industries. In this blog, we […]
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Belt conveyors at a warehouse

Finding the Right Belting Material for Belt Conveyors in Food Manufacturing Operations

Numerous types of conveyors can be integrated into the food manufacturing process to automate and streamline the production and transport of produce from one area of the assembly line to another. Belt conveyors are amongst the most common and integral components of any automated food production process. One of the key considerations for the food […]
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Items on belt conveyors being transported in a warehouse

Belt Conveyors: The Backbone of Efficient Material Handling in Modern Industries

In today’s ever-evolving landscape of industrial operations, the seamless and efficient movement of goods and materials is undeniably the cornerstone of success. Among the plethora of tools available to optimise productivity and streamline material handling processes, belt conveyors have emerged as a time-tested and irreplaceable solution.  In this comprehensive blog, we will delve deep into […]
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Pallet conveying

How Intelligent Pallet Conveying Drive Warehouse Efficiency

In today’s fast-paced and intensely competitive business environment, increasing efficiency in warehouses has emerged as a top concern for businesses in a variety of industries. One crucial aspect of warehouse operations, especially in food and beverage, consumer goods and FMCG, is the movement of pallets, which often involves complex logistics and time-consuming manual processes.  However, […]
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LAC Logistics Automation conveyor belts in a warehouse

What are the Methods of Conveyor Tensioning?

Proper conveyor tensioning is crucial to ensuring peak performance and preventing problems like belt slippage or misalignment. It refers to maintaining the correct tension in the conveyor belt to promote smooth operation and minimise wear and tear. In this blog, we will examine some popular tensioning methods as well as their benefits. Screw Tensioning One […]
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Warehouse conveyor systems

Essential Considerations for Conveyor Systems Design

When designing conveyor systems, it is crucial to consider various factors to ensure its efficient operation. These factors include product characteristics, material handling requirements, environmental conditions, type of conveyor, layout, safety, maintenance requirements, and cost.  By taking these factors into account, an effective conveyor solution can be designed to improve material handling, reduce labour costs, […]
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Conveyor system service and spares from LAC Logistics Automation

Conveyor Service and Spares

Is your old conveyor system costing your company time and money? Showing signs of wear and tear? Then it might be time to ensure you have a reliable source for parts and servicing. The demands on the supply chain in the last couple of years have put even more demand on your equipment than ever […]
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Modular conveyors from LAC Logistics Automation

What Are Modular Conveyors

Modular conveyors are generally designed with hygiene in mind and are typically made from Stainless Steel Grade 304. Also known as radius belts, they are flat belt conveyors made up of individual plastic or steel modules usually linked together using joint rods. Described as the middle ground between the conventional belt and chain conveyors. Modular […]
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