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NEW CAD Configurator on DTools Site

Build Complete Conveyor Assemblies to Exact Specifications Dorner Manufacturing’s new CAD Configurator, “DCAD“, is an intuitive 2D and 3D CAD platform that allows users to build complete conveyor assemblies to their exact layout dimensions.  The CAD tool is an industry first, providing the download of a single CAD model of the complete assembled conveyor, dramatically… Read more »

Dorner President and CEO Dies in Accident on September 8th

It is with great sadness that we report the sudden passing of  Richard “Rich” Ryan, President and CEO Dorner Mfg. Corp.  Rich died in a motorcycle accident Saturday, Sept. 8, while traveling in the western United States. Rich, 59, began his career with Dorner in October 2005, when he was hired as its COO. He… Read more »

Dorner Appoints Mexico Region Sales Manager

Salvador Aguilar has been appointed the Mexico Region Sales Manager for Dorner Mfg. Corp. In this new position with Dorner, Aguilar will be working with sales channel partners and key accounts to grow the company’s industrial and sanitary conveyor business throughout Mexico. Aguilar brings years of industry experience to Dorner.  Prior to joining Dorner, he… Read more »

Flexible Package Handling with Conveyors at Pack Expo

Flexible packages, such as bags or pouches, can be difficult to handle accurately during the production process. By applying innovative conveyor technology to this challenge, these videos show a few helpful ways to move flexible packages with conveyors. If you’d like to see these conveyors running in person, we’ll be exhibiting them at Pack Expo in Chicago,… Read more »

Dorner Mfg. Corp. Joins Incline Equity Partners; Rich Ryan Named CEO

  HARTLAND, Wis., (June 15, 2012) – Dorner Mfg. Corp. announced today its partnership with Incline Equity Partners of Pittsburgh, PA. Located in Hartland, Wis., Dorner is a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of unit handling conveyor systems used to address automation needs in industrial, packaging, food, medical and pharmaceutical markets. Founded in 1969 by members… Read more »

Letter From CEO – Dorner Joins Incline Equity Partners

  Valued Customer, We have some very exciting news to share with you today. Dorner has elected to enter into a partnership with Incline Equity Partners, a private equity firm based in Pittsburgh, PA. Speaking on behalf of the more than 150 dedicated Dorner employees throughout North America, I can state we are all pleased to… Read more »

Micro-Pitch Modular Belt Option for Tight Transfers

Our 2200 and 2300 Series low profile belt conveyors now come with a new modular plastic belt small-pitch option that provides nose bar transfers as tight as 0.31″.  The tight nose bar transfers combined with the industry-leading compact conveyor design makes this offering an ideal solution for in-feed and out-feed to machinery as well as unit handling within the machine.  … Read more »

Dorner’s New Precision Move Offering Brings More Accurate Movement to Belt Conveyors

When precise product movement is critical in the manufacturing and packaging processes of many industrial applications, Precision Move from Dorner is the perfect solution. Precision Move offering is the latest advancements in timing belting and drive technology from Dorner for its 2200 and 3200 Series low profile belt conveyors. The offering is ideal for the assembly, manufacturing and packaging industries that… Read more »

President Obama mentions Master Lock in State of the Union – Dorner provides conveyor solutions

At Tuesday’s State of the Union address, President Barack Obama spoke about job creation, and specifically mentioned Milwaukee-based Master Lock and its efforts to bring jobs back to the United States. “Insourcing” is the phrase coined by The White House to illustrate this process of moving jobs back to the country. Master Lock reports it has moved about 100 jobs… Read more »

Horseshoe Casino Commercial Features Dorner Conveyor

A recent TV ad for the Horseshoe Casino near Chicago, IL, shows the production of their red Horseshoe dice. The video starts off with a row of dice traveling on a sequence of conveyors towards a manual inspector. The inspector then places the dice onto a Dorner 2200 Series conveyor, which is interfacing with a robotic machine that gives the… Read more »

Leading Low Profile Belt Conveyor Carries More Weight

Dorner’s 2200 Series low profile belt conveyor with the latest advancements in belt and drive technology increases its weight carrying capacity to a 200-pound maximum load.  The 2200 Series is able to move these heavy load while maintaining a 1.4″ diameter pulley for optimal part transfer and machine interface.  This compact design allows the conveyor to fit into… Read more »

Cantilever Stand Mounts Interview with John Kuhnz

  The latest issue of New Equipment Digest features an interview with John Kuhnz, Dorner’s Director of Marketing, on our new Cantilever Stand Mounts for the 2200 Series and 3200 Series, conveyors. Here is the transcript from the interview: Why did Dorner decide to develop this particular product? Customers have requested ways to reduce the time and difficulty to change… Read more »

Santa Automates the North Pole with Conveyors

Throughout the years, we help people around the world move products from pennies and packaged cheese to chicken breasts. But this time of year, we’re helping a “special someone” get ready for Christmas. Every year we choose a local charity to support as a company. It’s refreshing to see the enthusiasm and eagerness of everyone… Read more »

FlexMove at Belum Rain Forest

FlexMove Team Building Trip – Belum Rain forest Resort

The Belum Rain forest Resort is one of Malaysia’s premier ecotourism holiday destinations. Set in the midst of a tropical paradise, Pulau Banding, the Belum Rain forest Resort, is everything nature-lovers and holiday-goers expect in a getaway destination: complete relaxation and serenity, stunning views and surroundings, adventure, and the chance to get close to nature.… Read more »

¡Se habla Espanol! – We speak Spanish!

La presencia de Dorner en el mercado Latino Americano ha crecido y reconocemos la importancia de eliminar la barrera linguística. Para mejorar el servicio en Latino América Dorner ahora ofrece una variedad de materiales informativos en español, que incluye una página en español, folletos y un seleccionador de producto. Además de nuestra página web y literatura… Read more »

FlexMove at St. Joseph's Home

Tea Break & Fun Time with St. Joseph’s Home

On 15th November 2011, FlexMove® sponsored a tea break for St. Joseph’s Home in Upper Penang Road. There were about 35 to 40 children staying in the Home. We spent about 3 hours there. Firstly, we serve all the kids with delicious local Malay Delicacies.  After that, we surprised the kids with a clown and balloons, the… Read more »

2200 Series Belt Conveyor Receives Cleanroom Certification

Dorner’s 2200 Series low profile belt conveyor platform has received the Ultraclean Products Approval Laboratory certification for use in ISO Standard 14664-1 Class 5, and Federal Standard 209 Class 100 rated cleanrooms. This means that 2200 Series conveyors using Dorner’s urethane belts types will not contribute to the contamination of cleanrooms conforming to those standards.… Read more »

New Sanitary Accessories Add Functionality to Dorner Conveyors

Dorner is enhancing the functionality of its AquaPruf and AquaGard sanitary conveyor platforms with the addition of two new accessories: infeed chutes and incline hoppers. Both, infeed chutes and incline hoppers, are ideal for all bulk handling applications where items are being fed onto the conveyor. For cleaning, simply rotate the chutes and hoppers away from the conveyor for access to the belt and frame.… Read more »

More than Moving Product from A to B

Speed of delivery? Increased efficiency? Adding more black to the bottom line? What do you look for in a conveyor manufacturer? While attending Pack Expo in Las Vegas this week, stop by Dorner’s booth No. 3308, and learn how we can do all that, and much more, for your next application. Reduce product loss – see how… Read more »

Three Reasons to Visit Dorner at Pack Expo

If you’re heading to Pack Expo researching a project or looking for new technologies/applications with conveyors, make sure to stop by and see how we can help you tackle your challenges. For starters, we can build a conveyor system to your exact specifications. Need one that’s 13 feet, one inch long, with a width of 14 and a… Read more »

Dorner Conveyors at Pack Expo – Booth #3308

Its fall, so it’s that time of year again – time to pack a suitcase, pack some quarters and head to Las Vegas for Pack Expo! We’ll be exhibiting in booth No. 3308, showcasing our latest conveyor systems for virtually all product handling applications. A visit to our booth and we’re confident you’ll see that our wide range… Read more »

New Northwest Regional Manager Gary Cully

Gary Cully has been appointed new Northwest Regional Manager for Dorner Mfg. Corp. In his new position with our team, Gary will be working with sales channel partners and key accounts to solve product handling challenges in both industrial and sanitary conveyor applications. Gary comes to Dorner with several years of industrial automation and packaging… Read more »

Complete Success at InterPack 2011

InterPack 2011 is considered as one of the most successful events in the 53-year history of the world’s most important trade fair for the packaging sector and related processing industries. This show was attended by 2,700 exhibitors from 60 nations in the fully booked halls of the Düsseldorf trade fair centre from 12 to 18… Read more »

New West Coast Regional Manager Carlyn Bargemann

Carlyn Bargemann has been appointed new West Coast Regional Manager for Dorner Mfg. Corp. In her new position with us, Carlyn will be working with sales channel partners and key accounts to solve product routing challenges in industrial and sanitary conveyor applications. Carlyn brings a wealth of material handling and packaging experience to Dorner. Previously,… Read more »

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