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Material Handling

Large Scale Cartesian Gantry Provides X/Y Automation for Material Handling Application
November 18th, 2014 by macrondynamics.

As automation continues to rise in factories across the globe, large-scale applications are becoming a common challenge requiring unique, low footprint designs to fit within specified space constraints.

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Mobile Thermal Processing XZ Gantry System
February 21st, 2013 by macrondynamics.

A client in the thermal processing market required an automated XZ gantry system capable of steadily dipping products into heavy crucible of hot salts during thermal procedures.

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Telescopic Z-Axis Provides Deep Reach Despite Spatial Constraint of Material Handlers
September 18th, 2012 by macrondynamics.

Macron recently supplied a client with a telescopic-z axis for their packaging XYZ gantry in order to fit within the client's spatial constraint.

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Vertical Lift System for Product Transfer
April 26th, 2011 by macrondynamics.

A material handling system integrator required an economical solution for the vertical lift transfer of product carrying totes from one level of a horizontal conveyor to multiple option horizontal conveyors. The company had very little open floor space, so the system had to be created using mostly vertical space. Macron created a custom solution for this company’s inquiry including a custom MacBUILT actuator featuring a specialized length, custom carts, and a unique pulley system.

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Material Handling and Filling System XYZ Gantry Provides Support for Heavy Moment Loads
May 12th, 2009 by macrondynamics.

The multi-axis XYZ system was to be used in an automated filling application which required the movement of oil barrel-like containers into and back out of a small area where they were filled and weighed.

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