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TWERGO® Lite Increases Efficiency

TWERGO® Lite Increases Efficiency

Customer Heating and Cooling Equipment Rental Company Situation The company specializes in mobile heating and cooling systems, all of their equipment is on casters, and they have been experiencing issues with casters breaking down and delaminating, causing a lot of grief for all involved parties. The company specializes in the film production industry and provides […]

Drive Caster® Makes Testing Easier

Drive Caster® Makes Testing Easier

The Drive Caster® makes testing easier by enabling quick and easy movement within a testing machine. Customer: Manufacturer of Testing Systems for Oil Refineries Situation: The customer designed a testing machine for testing valves on oil pipelines, used in oil refineries. The test machine has large steel plates that are 4ft around in diameter and […]

TWERGO® Lite 2 Finger Push Force

TWERGO® Lite 2 Finger Push Force

TWERGO® Lite reduces push force so much, that the cart can be pushed with just two fingers! Customer: The largest yarn distributor in North America Situation: Carts with an 800lb load were difficult to move, especially for female operators. The owner of the company decided to try 3 different “ergonomic” casters from 3 different manufacturers, […]

Polyurethane Sprockets

Polyurethane Sprockets

Customer: Distributor Application: This sprocket is designed to be used on a conveyer in a women’s clothing distribution center. Issue: The sprockets were failing too quickly. Solution: CCI employees were able to coat the sprockets in  hard polyurethane allowing the part to endure more physical use. The sprockets that the OEM was using were breaking […]

SoS Dual Swivel Section Caster Saves Backs and Bucks

SoS Dual Swivel Section Caster Saves Backs and Bucks

Dual Swivel Section Caster, SoS 112 Series   Customer: Manufacturer of Overhead Track Systems   Application: Steel Blanks Cart   Problem: Steel blank carts were often left in a position where the swivel casters were not parallel with the rigid casters, making it even harder to start rolling. Operators had to “double up” to get […]

TWERGO® Consistently Performs

TWERGO® Consistently Performs

Customer: Autrans Corp., An Automotive Supplier   Application: Material Handling Carts   Problem: Autrans has several material handling carts that carry a “fair bit of weight”, over time it seems that the push force was increasing as wheels were aging. Autrans has experienced increases in as short as a few months of use.   Solution: […]

Conversion Drive Caster®

Conversion Drive Caster®

Customer: Large Boat Manufacturer Application: 30 ft Carts used to carry boat cabin through production process Problem: The load on these carts could get as high as 8,500lbs and a part of the production process required a complete 180 degree “U-Turn” in a tight space. Maneuvering was very difficult and  required multiple employees. There was a […]

TWERGO® Saves Millions

TWERGO® Saves Millions

Customer:  American Auto Manufacturer, Stamping Plant   Application: Rack Carrying Stamped Pieces   Situation: A Stamping Plant uses wheeled racks to transport stamped pieces throughout the plant. While the carts were designed to carry 2,000lbs, they were only being loaded with 1,600lb loads, because of Initial Push Force issues. As per union guidelines, the push […]

Shock Absorbing TWERGO®

Shock Absorbing TWERGO®

End User : Largest Airplane Manufacturer in the U.S. Application : Fuselage Assembly Platform Situation : The end user is automating its manufacturing process, which includes converting from Tuggers to Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV), for the movement of work platforms. The weight of each platform is 48,000lbs, and the existing wheels require a push force […]

Triple Swivel on Swivel Caster

Triple Swivel on Swivel Caster

  Customer: Engineering Services Firm   Application:  Crane Cart   Situation: How do you change huge solar panel tiles on the roof of a sky scraper?         A solar panel is located on the roof top of skyscraper, set at 30* angle facing the sun. The tiles on the panel weigh over […]

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