Efficiency for the Automotive Industry

Lauyans & Company’s customer works with major automotive manufacturers. They provide carpeting and pads using recycled materials. The product for this project is the insulation padding to reduce noise and insulate the passenger compartment. First, the material is pressed into shape to fit the floor boards of an automobile. A water jet is used to … Continued

Pallet Handling eBook Available Now

Selecting the right pallet conveyor system supplier is essential to make the system work properly, for seamless integration with other systems in the facility and to avoid wasted time or excessive labor in the process. The right conveying system supplier will have the application experience to assist you properly. They will work closely with you … Continued

Pallet Accumulator & Dispenser

Lauyans & Company’s customer came forward with a request. They wanted a pallet accumulation system for their process. Pallets that had been accumulated and stacked need to be dispensed individually on demand to a waiting Automatically Guided Vehicle (AGV). The customer had a demanding list of requirements: Five to six pallets would be manually stacked. … Continued

Gantry System Bridges the Gap Between Conveyor System and AGVs

Lauyans & Company’s customer is a major manufacturer of tires. They have a Gantry Tire Transfer System to move green, uncured truck tires from an Automated Storage / Retrieval System (ASRS) to Automatically Guided Vehicles (AGVs). The AGVs take the green tires into a pressure chamber where, with a combination of pressure and heat, the … Continued

Chain Transfer Between Parallel Conveyors

Lauyans & Company can provide a chain transfer that is designed to transfer loads between two (2) parallel runs of chain driven live roller (CDLR) conveyor. The chains fit between the conveyor rollers and are supported on a framework that can be raised/lowered with pneumatics, hydraulics or mechanically depending on the environment. This allows the … Continued

Load Lift / Rotate Station

Lauyans & Company has provided customers with conveyors for assembly lines. Often these involve multiple stations where operators perform load, unload, assembly, and packaging operations. Our load lift / rotate station will convey loads into a station where they can be safely lifted to an effective and convenient height for the operator. When needed, the … Continued

Fork Truck and AGV Load / Pick-up Station

Often Lauyans & Company customers need a material handling system that will interface with a material handling device such as a fork truck or an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV). A load needs to be precisely placed on a slave pallet, or picked up from one.  The Lauyans Fork Truck and AGV Load/Pick-up Station serves this … Continued

Tire Downender

This Tire Downender is designed to accept tires that are received in a vertical orientation. It then discharges the tires in a horizontal orientation. The tires roll down a chute into the device. They land in a tubular framework that pivots down 90 degrees and lays the tire onto a chain drive live roller (CDLR) conveyor. … Continued

Zoned Accumulation Chain Driven Live Roller Conveyor

This conveyor is designed to handle and accumulate large (4’ x 8’) steel pallets. The loaded pallets are deposited onto the conveyor by an Automated Storage and Retrieval System (AS/RS) stacker crane. The first pallet is conveyed to the far end of the conveyor. Then, a pneumatic lift device raises the load off the conveyor … Continued

Pallet Stacker

Lauyans & Company has designed this Pallet Stacker to stack two (2) pallets with the first on top of the second. The systems controls send a signal to the stacker and tell it whether to stack the next two (2) pallets or to let them pass through single height. If it is to stack the next … Continued