Pallets of food in small containers are delivered from staging Conveyors to Retorts for high temperature cooking. Once cooking cycle is complete, the Retort opens automatically. The plant production system sends a message to SGV Manager. An SGV is ordered to remove the pallet and return it to the Unload or Buffer conveyor. Additional Features: Fully automatic operation, 4,000 lb. Capacity, Dual load handling, Wash-down capability, Tight turning radius, 360º personnel protection, Full-function manual mode, Stainless steel components, Superior serviceability SGV Manager (Server). Automatically Receives Work Request from Plant System. Assigns Work to SGV2000. Interfaces with Plant Equipment. Traffic Control for SGV2000s RF Modem. Communicates Work Order to SGV2000. Communicates with Handheld Terminal to receive orders.
Products & Services
Pallets are platforms used for storage and transportation of goods.
Punching Services is a process that uses a punch press to force a tool, called a punch, through the workpiece to create a hole via shearing.
Material Handling Automation
Material handling automation services provide single source automated equipment and systems solutions for the material handling process.
Pallet Dispensers deliver pallets from the bottom of a stack one at a time. In some cases they can be used in reverse order to collect and stack pallets.
Slip Sheets are unit load support devices used for the handling and transportation of packaged goods. These products are used instead of a pallet for less material costs, lower shipping costs, and less environmental impact.
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