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overhead crane systems

What to consider when ordering an overhead crane system
February 20, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) supplies a comprehensive range of standard and custom overhead lifting systems and equipment. Their portfolio includes overhead crane systems – such as bridge, jib, gantry, and…

material handling integrator

The benefits of trusting Wecon as a single-source material-handling integrator
February 11, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems has been a major Canadian supplier of conveyor systems and related products for more than 20 years and counting. One of the keys to the company’s continuing success is its status…

sortation conveyor

Norpak Handling’s tips on picking the most suitable sortation conveyor
February 6, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

For many plants and warehouses, a basic conveyor system is not sufficient. In mass processing, sorting capabilities are required to put products into different distribution lines. A sortation conveyor is designed to perform…

transfer cart

ELS transfer cart solves company’s issues with moving die pieces
January 30, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Challenging applications are welcome for the expert team at Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS). These veteran providers of lifting and conveying solutions make difficult jobs seem easy. One manufacturing company learned…

ergonomic conveyor systems

Destuff-IT portable ergonomic conveyor systems always offer a top return on investment
January 26, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) supplies a wide range of industrial lifting solutions that make plant and warehouse work safer and more efficient. One of the best examples is the company’s…

new conveyor system

Wecon’s advice on what to look for in conveyor systems
January 24, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Investing in a new conveyor system is a big step for a manufacturing plant or warehouse, but it is one that will save money for years to come, while boosting speed and productivity.…

trash belt conveyor

Trash belt conveyor by Hytrol is perfect for waste, recyclables
January 24, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling remains a proud Integration Partner with Hytrol Conveyor Company, a major provider of material-handling products. While conveyor systems are typically used for moving products in manufacturing plants and warehouses, another important…

shaft assemblies

Drum sprockets, shaft assemblies by Tsubaki suit bulk material handling
January 24, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki of Canada is trusted by many companies for its industrial chains, but that is just one part of its impressive product portfolio. Tsubaki is a one-stop shop for premium chain and sprocket…

screw conveyors

Continental Conveyor is the perfect one-stop shop for conveyor equipment
January 18, 2019 by Continental Conveyor Ltd

Conveyor equipment is an essential part of manufacturing plants and warehouses these days, so a supplier that can offer a wide variety of relevant products is a blessing for any company. This is…

jib cranes

ELS helps metal company find crane solution for laser-cutting application
January 18, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Manufacturing companies have turned to Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) for top lifting and moving solutions for years. And the ELS team is always ready to work with customers to find…

conveyor repair

Four tips for conveyor repair and maintenance, according to Wecon
January 16, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Conveyor systems are an essential ingredient in today’s fast-paced, technologically advanced manufacturing and distribution processes. If something goes wrong with a material-handling system, it can be costly for a company – in time,…

conveyor parts and systems

Norpak Handling serves customers with seven types of conveyor solutions
January 14, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

For more than three decades, Norpak Handling has been a major Canadian source of conveyor parts and systems for all material-handling processes. With its vast design and application knowledge, the Norpak team has…

customized solutions

Pepperl+Fuchs engineering centre can give prompt customized solutions for customers
January 14, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

For nearly 30 years, Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) has been a premier industrial controls distributor, supplying high-end products for hazardous environments. This includes an expansive line by Pepperl+Fuchs. One advantage of…


Wecon offers various top accessories in addition to its conveyors
January 10, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems remains a premier Canadian supplier of conveyor products and systems, which are essential solutions for today’s manufacturing and warehouse environments. But a conveyor alone does not make a full system –…

pallet trucks

Rotem now supplies pallet trucks, stackers, and more from Ergonomix
January 7, 2019 by Rotem Industrial Products Inc

As a premier Canadian supplier of workplace tools and equipment, Rotem Industrial Products continues to expand its inventory to meet more customer needs. The company recently began offering new products by Ergonomix, a…

load testing

Why load testing is important for safety, according to ELS
January 7, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

The team at Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (ELS) is more than just people who provide great products. They also offer expertise to help customers find the right solutions and get the most…

material-handling solutions

After 30 years, Norpak Handling still offers top conveyor solutions
January 2, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling observed its 30th anniversary in 2018. That means three decades of top conveyor and material-handling solutions for manufacturers, warehouses, and DCs in Canada. The Integrator has built a solid reputation for…

on-rail transfer cart

ELS helps mining company move tanks with on-rail transfer cart
December 31, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) has a broad portfolio of products that help warehouses and manufacturers turn heavy moving tasks into safe, simple operations. A big part of the company’s long-time…

order fulfillment

Conveyor systems by Wecon help companies speed up year-end processes
December 31, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

For many manufacturing facilities and warehouses, the end of the year means a hike in order fulfillment. Plants need to fill orders quickly to ship products on time and complete systems, so that…

unloading machines

Three ways that ELS’ Destuff-IT products provide needed unloading benefits
December 23, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Distribution companies and warehouses are always under pressure to reduce expenses, improve efficiency, and use facility space more effectively because of rising operational costs. This drives a demand for innovative, affordable material-handling products.…

manufacturing components

Canadian companies have been buying Daemar components for 45 years
December 17, 2018 by Daemar Inc.

Daemar Inc. observed its 45th anniversary this year. That is four-and-a-half decades of supplying essential components for industry across Canada. Today, a variety of sectors rely on Daemar for the best manufacturing components…

ergonomic balancers

Zimmerman balancers from Dobco make lifting tasks safer and simpler
December 17, 2018 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Ergonomics should be a key consideration for businesses that are in the process of selecting new material-handling equipment. For this, Ingersoll Rand (IR) offers the Zimmerman line of ergonomic balancers, which are available…

stopper cylinder

New Festo EFSD stopper cylinder can offer exceptional stop-and-release functionality
December 16, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada has launched a new electric stopper cylinder, the EFSD, the perfect choice for stop-and-release applications in which electric actuators are more appropriate than pneumatic ones. This new stopper offers superb stop-and-release…

lifting beam

ELS lifting beam helps nuclear company lift heavy floor panels
December 16, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) knows how to make difficult jobs easy for plants and warehouses that need lifting solutions. Not only does ELS supply crane and lifting equipment; it also…

conveyor solutions

Norpak conveyor solutions help companies increase their productivity and efficiency
December 14, 2018 by Norpak Handling Limited

For three decades, Norpak Handling has earned a reputation for supplying top industrial conveyor solutions for plants and warehouses. These material-handling systems are essential to modern businesses, making their operations productive and efficient.…

pallet handling systems

Wecon conveyors work with AGVs for efficient pallet handling systems
December 12, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems provides conveyors and material-handling systems that make warehouses and plants far more productive, efficient, and safe. One convenient function that some Wecon products have is to feed bins into automatic guided…

industrial lifting solutions

The ELS team helps customers achieve the right lifting solutions
December 9, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

For the best industrial lifting solutions on the market, it is wise to turn to Engineered Lifting Solutions & Equipment (ELS). One of the reasons for this company’s longstanding success is that it…

material handling conveyor systems

Conveyor products by Wecon Systems offer some major environmental advantages
December 5, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Much has been said about how material handling conveyor systems make workplaces more productive, efficient, and safe. Wecon Systems products, in particular, speed up production while minimizing the chances of employee injury. But…

custom lift assist

Custom lift assist by ELS provides solution for asphalt company
December 1, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) has a history of making difficult jobs easier for its industrial clients. For decades, this company has recommended products from its vast inventory of lifting solutions…

data collection

Wecon can supply material-handling systems with data collection capabilities included
November 28, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Material-handling systems continue to evolve as time passes and technology keeps improving. Today’s manufacturers and distributors expect more from their conveyor systems as a result. For example, there is a continued demand for…

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