Equipment & Services

The myPNOZ safety relay from Pilz monitors safety functions such as E-Stop, safety gates, light curtains, two-hand controls IIIA/C and enabling switches.

At the recent AUSPACK expo, the Irish-owned and manufactured Combilift WR and WR-4 pedestrian reach stackers on stand were “attention grabbing”.

Turnkey packaging specialists HMPS has cemented its footprint in Victoria, and is now planning on adding further capacity and on-the-ground support for customers in the region.

Fibre King delivered a full turnkey conveying, robotic palletising and pallet handling solution in two phases, which worked with agribusiness DA Hall & Co’s production schedule, integrated with existing and new machinery, and fit within the limited space available.

Known as the ‘invisible enemy’, static electricity can wreak havoc in a production plant, and to counter this prevalent issue, SMC Corporation has launched its new IZG10 gun type ionizer.

SMC's MHM series gripper range makes use of magnetic technology and is ideal for product handling on irregular surfaces, allowing for workpieces to be easily transported on both uneven or perforated surfaces.

SMC ANZ has launched its next-gen mainline filtration range – the AC-D Series, which has been modified from previous iterations to better accommodate the ever-changing needs of the modern factory.

Product counting solutions company, Cremer has released a line of hygiene-centric counting machines, designed for easy wash-down and available through the company's local representatives, Nupac Industries.

Secondary packaging machines in the end-of-line area can now be operated in a safe and user-friendly manner using the intelligent detec4 Smart Box Detection access protection system from SICK.

Despite the disruptions brought on by the Covid pandemic, training remains at the forefront of SMC Corporation Australia and New Zealand’s customer value proposition.

A new type of light curtain from Pilz Automation is raising the safety bar for robot applications, packaging machines and presses.

Working with Inox, Flavour Makers has achieved flexibility and increased capacity, putting the company in prime position to strengthen its leadership in the organic foods market.

Energy experts from SMC share their thoughts on how companies can optimise their energy efficiency in-line, pointing to one of the industry's best kept secrets.

SMC has released its new PF3A8#H-L, the latest addition to its flow switch family, designed to cover a large flow measurement range.

Endeavour Foods has taken out the nationwide ‘Stacks & Jacks’ competition, winning the purchase price of any new Toyota walkie stacker or electric pallet jack, up to the value of $15,000.

HySpex hyperspectral imaging cameras can now be applied to non-contact, real-time scanning and sorting of complex plastic waste, differentiating closely packed spatial features and pixel-size objects.