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Lab Staff Reduce Risk of Strain With Ergonomic Design
Laboratory technicians facing the risk of musculoskeletal strains are now able to move heavy and awkward mixing vessels with ease thanks to a MasterMover electric tug. For an American biotechnology company, the SM100+ was the ideal solution for the ...
Biopharmaceutical Single-Use: In Conversation with Schulte Bagtainer®
The growth of single-use technology in the biopharmaceutical industry has been one of the most notable developments of recent years – a trend that has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Florian Mielke, of Schulte bagtainer® systems explains ...
Flexible Material Handling in Heavy Plant Manufacturing
In the wake of a global pandemic and chip shortage, heavy equipment manufacturers are under pressure to clear order book backlogs and recoup lost production time. Additionally, manufacturers face challenges with fixed infrastructure failure, ...
New Tug Range Helps To Create Flow Line Production Systems
A recent investment into the revamp of the entire MasterTug range of electric tugs will deliver enormous lean efficiency benefits to manufacturing plants across the world.
Ballroom Biomanufacturing Design - It Shouldn't Be Backbreaking
The ‘ballroom’ concept is the much trumpeted vision of the pharmaceutical ‘factory of the future’ but does this development create new safety risks for employees?
A Sweet Solution For The Confectionery Industry
A surge in demand for pedestrian-operated electric tugs from companies in the confectionery industry only reinforces the fact that they are trusted as a safe and efficient tool for use on the factory floor.
Power Tugger Improves Production Efficiency And Throughput For Portable Buildings Manufacturer
By investing in two electric-operated pedestrian tugs, a UK-based manufacturer of modular, portable buildings has been able to improve its production flow and throughput, whilst also freeing up labour resources to focus on more value-added ...
Boat Mover Tug Replaces Brute Force During Production Of Super Yachts
One issue faced by the majority of boat builders is the lack of space within the traditional boat yard; a problem compounded by the size of the modern luxury super yacht and the equipment needed for its production.
Creating Flexible Biopharmaceutical Production
As the advantages of single-use systems become more widely recognised across the biopharmaceutical industry, there is a move from facilities with fixed equipment to laboratories that are agile, modular and able to react quickly to changing demands.
A Safer Way To Move Injection Moulds
Moving heavy injection moulds is a common scenario faced by automotive suppliers around the world. Manufacturing sites typically use a system of overhead cranes to transport the moulds but this can be time-consuming and inefficient.
Pedestrian Tugs Eliminate Roll Cage Accidents At Somerfield Stores
In order to safely transfer roll cages from delivery vehicles to its stores, Somerfield Stores Ltd has invested in more than 50 SmartMover manual and power-operated tugs. As a result, roll cage-related accidents have been reduced to zero and a ...