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For moving heavy loads, these industrial casters really get their v-groove on.

August 6, 2020

For moving heavy loads, these industrial casters really get their v-groove on.

Rail transport has been around since the 1800s, providing a great way to achieve low frictional resistance while moving heavy loads for many production and logistics operations.  In today’s material handling world, track systems are still a reliable method for many industrial applications, and V-groove wheels are a perfect choice.     V groove wheels are […]

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Constant Caster Replacement Costing Automotive Manufacturer Thousands Monthly

July 14, 2020

Constant Caster Replacement Costing Automotive Manufacturer Thousands Monthly

THE PROBLEM:

  • Hard plastic wheels needed to be replaced every 3 months
  • Wheels were wearing quickly due to...

All Systems Go with Quick Turnaround of Extra Heavy Duty Casters, Saving Aerospace Company $2 Million

June 23, 2020

All Systems Go with Quick Turnaround of Extra Heavy Duty Casters, Saving Aerospace Company $2 Million

The Problem: Delay of parts needed to finish building rocket

  • – Tooling needed casters to finish rocket, construction was delayed
  • R...

3 Considerations When Using Heavy Duty Industrial Casters Outdoors

June 12, 2020

3 Considerations When Using Heavy Duty Industrial Casters Outdoors

Although Industrial casters are generally designed for indoor use, many casters can be used in outdoor applications when the need arises. When choosing casters for use outdoors, corrosion, deterioration, and ground conditions are some of the factors that will influence your purchase decision. Here are a few things to consider: Moisture Damage and Ultraviolet Light  Water, […]

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Solving automated system and material handling challenges for commercial and military applications.

June 11, 2020

Solving automated system and material handling challenges for commercial and military applications.

Conceptual Innovations has a long success story of designing and building custom solutions for automated systems and material handling needs for aerospace, automotive, military, and many other commercial applications.  In the process, they have saved their customers hundreds of thousands of dollars by getting prototypes to productions faster, moved more materials safer with less effort, […]

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Large equipment manufacturer saves $230,000 a year in caster replacement costs with ErgoMaxx™.

May 22, 2020

Large equipment manufacturer saves $230,000 a year in caster replacement costs with ErgoMaxx™.

Problem:

Automotive company saves over $400,000 through less injuries and maintenance, increased productivity

May 18, 2020

Automotive company saves over $400,000 through less injuries and maintenance, increased productivity

Problem:

Making the cut: Truck manufacturing plant realizes a potential savings of $90,000 by reducing operating costs and worker injuries.

May 12, 2020

Making the cut: Truck manufacturing plant realizes a potential savings of $90,000 by reducing operating costs and worker injuries.

The Problem: Operating costs at an all-time high Worker injuries were increasing comp claims Productivity was down from injured workers and load weights requiring more transportation and handling An assembly plant for a large American automotive manufacturer makes full-size pickups. The plant uses dollies for material handling to transport materials between the assembly plant and […]

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Keeping operating costs shipshape with American Muscle Casters.

May 6, 2020

Keeping operating costs shipshape with American Muscle Casters.

A facility specializing in marine repair and industrial services had a ship they needed to repair ASAP, as every day it was out of the water it was costing the owner thousands of dollars in lost revenue. To complete the repair, the shipyard had to build a mobile Gantry frame so that they could lift […]

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