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pallet

a portable platform or container used for transporting raw materials, work in progress and finished goods.
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Moreover, the glued cardboard packages can be recycled, in addition to reducing costs of plastic films and their disposal, and also eliminating the use of anti-skid matting and intermediate layers required for palletization. Safety and stability are still assured, as the pallets can be tilted through up to 45 degrees without the goods shifting.
It is a source of magnesium metal and Magnesia (for agricultural and pharmaceutical applications), a feed additive for livestock, a sintering agent in iron ore palletization and as a flux agent in steel making and metal processing.
RMD: Much of the equipment used in sauerkraut packaging is common to other food processing plants--can/ glass fillers, VFFS (vertical-form-fill-seal) and pre-formed bagging equipment, case-packers, palletization, etc.
In addition to direct combustion, other conversion and upgrading options include palletization, fast pyrolysis, torrefaction, and fermentation.
"Esko technology has been broadly ratified by flexographic printers the world over, and we respect their leadership position in the packaging industry." For nine out of 10 retail packages, Esko solutions are used in packaging management, asset management, artwork creation, structural design, prepress, 3D visualization, platemaking, workflow automation, quality assurance, sample-making, palletization, supply chain collaboration, and the production of signage and displays.
A user-friendly palletization system, Power-Grip reduces both the number of setups required per part, and allows set up to take place outside of the machine, thus eliminating downtime due to workpiece clamping.
There are six chapters in this part and it starts with guiding the readers on unitization, palletization and the importance of containers.
Louis, equipped with a full board Tiger PS-100 and quick mold change; finger car system feeding individual kilns; pallet accumulation; and, CC-style cuber featuring dual splitting lines plus centerline for rapid palletization of pavers, retaining wall, block and architectural slabs.
Advanced Industrial Supply (AIS) of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is integrating TrackAbout's Core Tracking, Rental, Paperless Delivery, Bulk Delivery, Palletization, Truck Load, and Manifest modules with Sage 300 ERP.
But they also need engineers and people who understand the almost invariably complex technology behind manufacturing processes, from the purchasing of raw materials right through to the packaging and palletization of the finished products.
A section on palletization details new information on routing or crackering the panelized boards using either breakaway tabs or "mouse bites."
Our Vertique system, specializing in picking and palletization, ran the extra hours to keep a steady flow out of the warehouse, and sales reps were available 24/7 in the downtown location."