Category: News

Labour Shortages Lead to Demand for Logistics Automation

Should you automate processes before the labour runs out? Logistics automation demand has increased during 2020 due to the labour shortages caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. All parcel carriers and logistics companies typically rely on large agencies to provide foreign labour for parcel sorting in their warehouses. As parcel carriers and logistics companies experience unprecedented growth […]
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LAC Appoints New Sales Director

Mike Hilton Joins Board of Directors LAC, solution providers for materials handling and automation systems in a range of industries, strengthens its leadership team with the appointment of Mike Hilton as Sales Director. Mike will be responsible for supporting the on-going business transformation and will directly manage the sales team across the logistics and automation […]
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LAC reaches the finals of The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards

Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year! Nottingham-based LAC Conveyors & Automation has been shortlisted for the The Lloyds Bank Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year Award at the prestigious 2020 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. LAC Conveyors & Automation, based in Nottingham, has experienced significant growth of the business over the […]
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LAC maintains ISO 9001 certification

In February 2020, LAC Conveyors & Automation became ISO 9001:2015 certified as they experienced explosive growth and welcomed their 25th project design engineer onboard. In August 2020, LAC are pleased to announce that they maintain the certification, having passed their first surveillance audit. Due to COVID-19, the audit was undertaken remotely, however site visits are […]
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SMSTS qualification enables L.A.C. to manage site safety

L.A.C. Conveyors & Automation are thrilled to announce that they now have two fully qualified CDM site safety managers L.A.C. gives a huge congratulations to two employees, Steve Cowdell and Tyrone Christie, who have completed the CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course provided by HSS Training. This qualification enables L.A.C. to manage the […]
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SafeContractor Certificate of Accreditation

L.A.C. Conveyors and Automation are thrilled to announce they are now SafeContractor approved and a BSI Member. Being SafeContractor approved demonstrates that L.A.C. is committed to sustainable and ethical practices within the workplace while showing current and potential clients that L.A.C. meets specific health and safety standards. It’s a major challenge within the engineering industry […]
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Breaking The Entrance Barriers in Engineering and Automation From L.A.C.’s Own Sorria Douglas

Sorria Douglas joined L.A.C. Conveyors & Automation in July 2019 as a Junior Mechanical Design Engineer in the Automation division and graduated from the University of Derby. In this interview, Sorria explains how she got into engineering and automation, what her role consists of, why the entrance barriers in engineering and automation are not as […]
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What is robotic process automation and where is it used?

In this post, we’re going to be looking at what robotic process automation (RPA) is, how it’s used, how it can help in the business environment, and what industries the technology is used in. L.A.C. Conveyors & Automation offer robotic and automation capabilities that can help your business excel, get in touch with an expert […]
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Robotics and automation in the food industry and its future

In this post, we’re going to look at robotics and automation in the food industry, the different applications robotics have, and what the future has in store for the industry. If by the end of this article you would like to know more about how L.A.C. Conveyors & Automation capabilities could help your business What […]
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