Equipment

SMC has developed a stainless steel vacuum ejector suitable for environments with vigorous washdown and temperature requirements.

APPMA member Fromm Packaging Australia has acquired a new piece of equipment that allows it to simulate the conditions a pallet will endure during transport.

Heat and Control has launched a refreshed website designed to make navigation easier for customers.

Axelent Group, an APPMA member, is the main sponsor of the JU Solar Team in this year’s Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.

Intelligent drive technology is the prerequisite for digitalisation and automation of production. Billed as a pioneer in the industry, NORD Drivesystems manufactures drive solutions in both hardware and software.

When a die used by Innovia Shrinkfilms for making shrink sleeve film yielded product that was often out of tolerance, the company switched to a die from Nordson, and saw tolerances improve by 30 per cent, and experienced reduced startup times.

Several Australian companies will exhibit at ProPak Asia for the first time this year, including Australis Engineering, Lifecycles, and Lantech Asia-Pacific.

Windmöller & Hölscher is expanding its presence in the Asia-Pacific region with new subsidiaries and branches in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Korea, and the Philippines.

Brisbane-based company BioSteam will expand its distribution of Keith Handy Design’s (KHD) conveyor belt cleaning systems into Malaysia, Singapore, and New Zealand.

BBC Technologies has unveiled its new tray tipper for its turnkey blueberry line, which automatically delivers fruit into the KATO260 sorter.

Rapid growth at a three-year-old craft brewery has prompted a significant canning line upgrade with Fibre King supplying the hardware and integration expertise.

For industries where demand and production requirements are in constant flux, FlexCAM delivers innovative and proven automated conveying solutions to produce goods smarter and safer at reduced operating expense.

A new packaging machinery supplier has opened its doors in Sydney and Melbourne, bringing a fleet of international equipment brands to the Australian market.

Australian-owned company Linco Food Systems will bring equipment from three of its partners to stand B185 at AUSPACK 2019.

Beumer Group aims to show off the capabilities of its stretch hooding machinery on stand H080 at AUSPACK 2019, with pallets on display to demonstrate how it’s done.