GlobalSpec has asked its users about the latest design trends and features related to Industrial Containers. They have also shared their product applications and tips on how to buy and use these products.
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Q:
What new technologies are influencing industrial container design?
7 answers
Answers:
Ergonomics; with labor always being an issue, we need to have robotics incorporated to self unload and move.
~Paul K, Research & Development, Palm Coast, FL
The application of composite materials including polymer matrix composites.
~Nuno Aguiar, Mechanical Engineer, Porto, Portugal
Weight reduction Cargo protection
~LEJEUNE K, Technical Support, Brussels, Belgium
Material that they built with.
~Technical Support/Services, Ottawa, Canada
Application of new materials.
~STEVE P, SPECIAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND UK
Materials used
~V M, Consulting design engineer, Comimbatore, INDIA
Metallurgy
~Marketing/Sales, Makassar, Indonesia

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Q:
From your perspective, which companies are creating the most innovative industrial containers?
5 answers
Answers:
Could not specify a specific company as components are selected on the basis of most suitable for the job in question.
~STEVE P, SPECIAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND UK
ColepCCL Unilever Le Whif
~Nuno Aguiar, Mechanical Engineer, Porto, Portugal
Maersk
~Marketing/Sales, Makassar, Indonesia
Hapag
~Rengasamy Indran, Engineering Consultant, Port klang, Malaysia
Toter
~Paul K, Research & Development, Palm Coast, FL

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