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How Conveyors Can Help Your Business

Conveyors are used in almost every industry where materials need to be moved, including bottling plants, recycling centres, food, ecommerce/logistics and automotive. They can be used in every industry which has a process requiring the movement of items/materials at regular intervals in a cyclical fashion.

Conveyors Automate Human Operations

The primary advantage of conveyors is that they automate a lot of human operations that are associated with the manufacturing and transportation of materials. This includes operations like feeding, moving, loading and unloading of materials. If your business has any of these requirements, then a L-A-C Logistics Automation solution is the right investment to be made.

Incline Conveyors (Powered)

Incline Conveyors

Roller Conveyors (Gravity)

gravity roller

Parcel Handling Conveyors

Parcel Handling Conveyors

Tote & Carton Conveyors

Tote & Carton Conveyors

Hygienic Conveyors

Hygienic Conveyors

Benefits of Conveyors

 

Continuously load and unload items over a long period of time

 

Incline conveyors allows products of all sizes to be moved from one elevation to another, or between multiple levels

 

Moveable in both directions, offering a flexible solution for the transportation of product about a production line

 

Full control of the speed at which product is moved, massively reducing the chances of breakages and causing loss due to handling issues

 

Case Studies

 

Delivery Specialist Increases Returns Capacity By 50% At National Distribution Hub (Logistics)

 

50 Million Butter Tubs And Counting With Belt Conveyor System (Food)

 

Powered Roller Conveyors Provide Solution For Distribution And Wholesale Leader (Wholesale)

 

Even “Uglies” Get Looked After At Hermes With A Carousel Conveyor Belt System (Logistics)

 

How to Brief For a New Conveyor System

 

When in need of a new system, it is key to the success of the project in the creation of a good brief. The more detailed the brief, the greater the chance for the supplier to fulfil your requirements. The key areas of consideration in the creation of your conveyor system are as follows:

 

The weight of the product you are moving

 

The dimensions of the product

 

The size of the available floor space for the system

 

CAD drawing or drawing of the floor space

 

The height of the building where the system will be installed. This is key to understand as space in this modern world is valuable. There may be an opportunity to build upwards relieving lower space for other operations

 

The required cycle time/system throughput

 

Is the system fully automated? Are certain areas required to be left for manual interaction/non driven sections

 

The material and load capacity of the flooring where the system will be sited

 

Are you looking for a new Conveyor System?

 

In fully understanding your brief, L-A-C Logistics Automation are equipped with a wide variety of systems and solutions to best fit your business needs. With this variety and extensive knowledge, our aim is to put the right solution together that perfectly fits, helping your business in the journey of hassle-free operations, time and cost saving.

 

Contact us for expert advice or a quotation via out contact form, at sales@lacgroup.co.uk or 0115 975 3300. Don’t forget to follow us on LinkedIn for the latest updates on all things L-A-C Logistics Automation.

BEGIN YOUR JOURNEY TODAY

L-A-C’s team of experts are here to support you from concept to the finished system, working together to design and deliver a bespoke solution that meets your current objectives and future growth expectations, with favourable ROI. 

 

Across semi-automated and fully automated systems, L-A-C has the expertise and range of products to provide flexible and scalable solutions that will significantly enhance your operations and keep you agile as your business evolves. 

 

Join us on a pivotal journey towards a more efficient, productive, cost effective and sustainable future with L-A-C’s innovative automation technology solutions.



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