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See Our Sanitary Conveyors in Action

  Dorner’s precision hygienic conveyors are designed for fast & effective sanitation. Our complete line of sanitary options are ideal for a wide variety of industries and applications. Benefits of Dorner’s sanitary conveyors include: Industry ready with BISSC and USDA certified conveyors FDA approved materials and components Stainless steel, open frame design Available in flat… Read more »

Create safe walk-through access with a lift gate conveyor

  At Dorner, safety is a priority with all of our conveyor systems. In facilities that require employees to pass through a production line, lift gate conveyors are often an ideal solution. They offer the perfect combination of both functionality and safety. 2200 Series Lift Gate   Dorner’s lift gate conveyors are built so that… Read more »

Custom Accumulation Table

Dorner recently worked with a customer who needed to accumulate product before it was manually packaged.  In the past, we have accumulated products on low friction conveyor belts (seen here) and on recirculating conveyors (seen here and here). For this application, a custom rotating accumulation table was built to hold small runs of bottles which would… Read more »

Flat Pouch Labeler

This video shows a conveyor created by Dorner’s Engineered Solutions Group for Southern California Packaging Equipment. It is a modified 2200 Series conveyor where the conveyor frame is wider than the belt. This allowed Southern California Packaging Equipment to mill slots through the frame on both sides to allow a pneumatic gate to raise and stop the product.

Dorner at Automate 2017

Last week, we exhibited our latest technologies for the automation industry at Automate 2017 in Chicago, IL. Thank you to everyone that was able to stop by our booth and see our conveyor systems. If you weren’t able to make it to the show, take a look at the video below to see what you… Read more »

SmartFlex Wedge Elevator Video

  Dorner’s SmartFlex Wedge Elevators are designed to move products securely between the production floor and other elevations. The products are wedged between opposing conveyors lined vertically or horizontally. Wedge elevators are ideal for environments requiring compact footprints, transitions between travel orientations, de-pucking operations and creating passageways on the production floor. The wedge elevators rapid… Read more »

Unique Metal Chain Transfer Moves Meats in Sanitary Environment

For a recent application, a customer needed to move cooked foods between machines but needed to address issues such as product temperature, sanitary requirements and maintaining product orientation. The customer was moving cooked sausage patties and sausage links from the oven and delivering them to a spiral freezer unit. A stainless steel wire belt was… Read more »

Dorner Provides Custom Conveyor System for Labeling Application

A customer recently needed a system to move variously sized cartons through two inkjet printers. During this process, the carton needed to be justified and then transferred 90 degrees.   To accomplish this Dorner provided them with a 6 conveyor system which included three 3200 Series Conveyors with Intralox’s patented Activated Roller Belt (ARB) technology,… Read more »

PACK EXPO 2016 – Video

We just wrapped up another successful PACK EXPO International! Thank you to everyone who was able to stop by our booth during the show. We look forward to working with you in the future. The 2016 PACK EXPO International and co-located Pharma EXPO had a record-breaking year with 2,500-plus exhibitors,1.25 million square feet of exhibit… Read more »

Lift Gate Provides Added Flexibility to SmartFlex System

Dorner’s 2200 Series SmartFlex conveyors are one of our most flexible systems available. For this application, the customer was moving bottles on a packaging line and needed added versatility. Besides utilizing the flexibility of the SmartFlex conveyor’s tight turns and long runs, the customer required a system that could accommodate multiple bottle sizes. Also, the… Read more »

Align Random Product with a Chicane Conveyor

In certain production processes, the product is random, misaligned or spread out. This can occur either on purpose or as a result of the process.  For example, in an oven, the product should be spread out to allow for even baking. However, further down the line, the product needs to be reoriented or placed in… Read more »

Recirculating Conveyor for Small Parts – Video

In a recent application, a customer was looking to move small parts into a single file line so that a robot could pick the parts up one at a time and move them to the next machine. The customer will manually dump the parts onto this recirculating conveyor, a system using two conveyors moving in… Read more »

Multiple Belts for Box Stability in Packaging Line

When packaging product into boxes, it’s often important to make sure the box is in the exact right position, especially when a robot is doing the packing. While there are a variety of options for positioning a box, the system shown here allows for various sizes of box to run on the same system while… Read more »

90 Degree Product Rotator

When dealing with limited space, some applications require extremely flexible solutions.  In this instance, the facility needed to increase capacity by adding equipment.  The problem was that they did not have enough room for a traditional curve chain conveyor for the product takeaway.  Dorner solved the application issue by engineering a 90-degree product rotator.  … Read more »

90 Degree Pop-Up Transfer Table

  This video shows a 90-degree pop-up transfer table conveyor. This particular system was designed to move 40 lb. blocks of frozen food from a manually fed conveyor. The process changes product orientation from short edge lead to long edge leading.   The pop-up design eliminates relative movement between the product and the conveying surface… Read more »

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