Custom Material Handling Equipment Optimizes Assembly Operations

In the fast-paced world of the assembly industry, where precision and efficiency are paramount, custom material handling solutions play a crucial role in streamlining operations and maximizing productivity. These tailored solutions are designed to meet the specific needs of each assembly line, ensuring smooth material flow, minimizing downtime, and optimizing overall efficiency. Let’s delve deeper […]

Custom Material Handling for Turbine Assembly & MRO

A gas turbine is a type of internal combustion engine that converts the energy from burning fuel into rotational motion that can be used to generate mechanical or electrical power. Gas turbines are employed across of wide range of industries including power generation, aviation, marine propulsion, oil & gas, offshore power, and a variety of […]

Equipment for Large Engine Manufacturing & MRO

The development of the internal combustion engine dates back to the early 19th century when inventors began experimenting with the use of fuels to power machines. The concept of an internal combustion engine is essentially based upon mixing air and fuel which is then compressed by a piston. A spark ignites the mixture causing an […]

Implementation of Custom Automatic Guided Vehicles

It is widely believed by many people within the material handling industry that automatic guided vehicles (AGVs) were first developed by an American company called Barrett Electronics in the mid-1950s. These first AGVs were relatively simple, battery-powered, tow-type vehicles that followed tracks of wires embedded in a distribution warehouse floor. Since then, AGV capabilities, performance, […]

Requirements for Automotive Manufacturing

What Custom Material Handling Equipment is Required for the Automotive Manufacturing Industry? There is no design/build firm more qualified to answer the question, and in this short post, we will offer several options to support your automotive manufacturing facility’s custom material handling needs. All of Handling Specialty’s custom equipment is designed with redundant safety systems. […]

The Role of Applications Engineering in Material Handling

The Handling Specialty team includes a dedicated group of applications engineering professionals who play a crucial role in the successful operation of the business. An applications engineering group is typically comprised of engineers, technologists, and specialists who are responsible for the review of specifications, feasibility assessment, and conceptual designs of solutions for specific end-user requirements. […]