Millsom Materials Handling News

SPK suction plates from Millsom Materials Handling
18.06.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling offers SPK suction plates designed for handling of objects with very rough or structured surfaces.
SPU suction plates from Millsom Materials Handling
15.06.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling presents the SPU suction plates designed for the safe handling of smooth and flat workpieces.
SPL-HT FPM-F suction plates from Millsom Materials Handling
30.05.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling presents a range of robust and hard-wearing suction pads designed to withstand high temperatures in various applications.
SAF flat suction pads from Millsom Materials Handling
24.05.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling supplies a range of flat suction pads designed for the safe handling of metal sheets and sheetmetal parts.
SGF suction plates from Millsom Materials Handling for handling glass
18.05.2012 - Available from Millsom Materials Handling, the SGF suction plates are designed for safe handling of glass without causing any damage to the surface.
FSGAO bellows suction pads from Millsom Materials Handling
11.05.2012 - Available from Millsom Materials Handling, the FSGAO bellows suction pads are a range of extremely hard-wearing suction pads designed to take heavy loads.
Millsom Materials Handling presents SGON flat suction pads
09.05.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling offers SGON flat suction pads designed for long, curved workpieces or flat workpieces with bars.
Innospann steel plates from Millsom Materials Handling for CNC machines
01.05.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling offers Innospann steel plates, designed as a universal solution for retrofitting on to all CNC machine centres.
VacuMaster Glass vacuum lifting device safely handles glass sheets outdoors
27.04.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling presents a unique lifting device designed to safely handle glass sheets in an outdoor environment.
Millsom Materials Handling for crane and hoist service and repairs
24.04.2012 - Millsom Materials Handling specialises in a broad range of services for cranes and hoists of any brand or make of equipment.
The Schmalz JumboFlex Vacuum Tube Lifting system
02.11.2011 - Millsom Materials Handling displayed these reliable lifting systems at the recent Safety Show in Sydney.
Crane components also available from Millsom Materials Handling
23.11.2010 - Millsom Materials Handling has a wide range of standard crane components which provide many assembly options.
Vacuum Spiders SSP from Millsom Materials Handling
22.11.2010 - The Vacuum Spiders SSP from Millsom Materials Handling feature a combination of different gripping principles (vacuum, mechanical, magnetic..) which saves time and high process costs.
240V electric winches available from Millsom Materials Handling
26.10.2010 - Available from Millsom Materials Handling, 240V electric winches have a rugged construction and can be supplied in a range of models that are suitable for numerous hoisting and pulling applications.
JumboFlex vacuum tube lifters available from Millsom Materials Handling
25.10.2010 - Available from Millsom Materials Handling, JumboFlex vacuum tube lifters offer ergonomic and simple single-handed operation. They can be used with Millsom’s slewing crane or gantry crane system.
Electric wire rope hoists available from Millsom Materials Handling
22.10.2010 - Available from Millsom Materials Handling, the range of electric wire rope hoists has been specifically designed to be reliable and durable as well as cost effective and simple to maintain.
Air balanced hoists available from Millsom Materials Handling
21.10.2010 - Air balanced hoists from Millsom Materials Handling offer a standard hoisting operation but with an added floating functionality.
Workstation crane system from Millsom Materials Handling
10.12.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling modular Workstation Crane System and fittings are ideal for monorails, bridge cranes and jib cranes.
JDN Lifting and Pulling Air Winches from Millsom Materials Handling
10.12.2009 - JDN Air Winches from Millsom Materials Handling are especially designed for applications in high risk explosion areas, and where continuous usage is necessary.
Schmalz’s JumboErgo 85 vacuum tube lifter with SKJ 110 slewing column crane for handling cardboxes available from Millsom Materials Handling
06.04.2009 - According to Millsom Materials Handling, following the production and completion of different wooden parts and the packing of individual parts in a cardboard box, moving the cardboard box to the commi
Schmalz’s Sprint vacuum tube lifters for handling sacks available from Millsom Materials Handling
03.04.2009 - Handling of sacks made of all types of materials, irrespective of their contents, is generally a difficult task, which can endanger the health of the workers. An easy and efficient method of handling sacks is with the aid of vacuum tube lifters of th
Schmalz’s JUMBOERGO 45 and 65 vacuum tube lifters available from Millsom Materials Handling
27.03.2009 - Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand, offer FX/FM large-area vacuum gripper systems. These systems have a modular design and are available in two different v
Articulated jib cranes and vacuum lifting devices from Millsom Materials Handling provide efficiency and productivity
26.03.2009 - Sheets of metal have to be lifted from a stack and placed on a pallet as part of a customer order or on the table of a sheet-metal cutting machine. With conventional solutions, this cannot be done wit
Piano manufacturer utilise Millsom Materials Handling VacuMaster Light 100-4 for automated loading of woodworking machine
25.03.2009 - A piano manufacturer considered the automated loading of the new woodworking machine. Loading by hand took too long and in many cases required two people. Handling of the raw materials and finished pa
Schmalz VacuMaster Basic and Comfort vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
19.03.2009 - Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand offer the vacuum lifting devices of the series, VacuMaster.
Schmalz’s Jumbo vacuum-powered handling devices and Vacumaster vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
09.03.2009 - The economical production, commissioning and distribution of goods can be achieved with a mixture of automation and manual work. Most in the industry have recognised that it is not enough to purchase a new, super-fast machine tool if this machine sta
VacuMaster Basic/Comfort vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
05.03.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer the new generation of vacuum lifting devices of the series VacuMaster Basic/Comfort that can be used in a variety of applications. The series’ functional design is based on longitudinal beams. These beams, made of ano
Standard bridge cranes available from Millsom Materials Handling
04.03.2009 - The bridge cranes offered by Millsom Materials Handling are an indispensable tool in those areas of work, which require the movement of heavy materials. Millsom Materials Handling have a varied range
Schmalz’s VacuMaster vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
03.03.2009 - Barrels and containers made of sheet metal or plastic are still used in sectors of industry for packing, transporting and handling of liquids and powders. This is particularly true of the chemical ind
Air Balance Hoist and Power Free Rail systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
19.02.2009 - The Millsom Air Balance Hoist and Power-Free Rail system with its reliable hoisting and float functions provide precise control for the handling of heavy materials in manufacturing and component assembly operations. Millsom Materials Handling’s Air B
Schmalz vacuum clamping systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
10.02.2009 - Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand, offer a wide product range of vacuum clamping systems, which includes standardised vacuum clamping systems with greater holding force compared to existing systems.
Schmalz vacuum handling systems from Millsom Materials Handling
09.02.2009 - Schmalz, represented in Australia and New Zealand by Millsom Materials Handling, offer individual material handling systems including vacuum tube lifters, vacuum lifting devices, suction pads, vacuum generators and crane systems. The VacuMaster Eco v
240V and 415V electric brake hand winches available from Millsom Materials Handling
06.02.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer hand winches that are suitable for a variety of applications. Millsom Materials Handling offer brake hand winches that can be used to lift or pull loads. Lifting capacities range from 180kg to 590kg.
Schmalz’s vacuum turning tables available from Millsom Materials Handling
05.02.2009 - The turning bench PVT 180° from Schmalz, available from Millsom Materials Handling, turns unwieldly wood, metal and plastic panels. The workpieces can be stopped at any angle for inspection or processing and can then be either returned to its origina
Schmalz’s vacuum technology for automation and handling applications available from Millsom Materials Handling
04.02.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer vacuum technology from Schmalz, which is used in areas of automation and handling. In order to meet the specific requirements of various sectors of industry, Schmalz offer a range of vacuum components for different br
Vacuum lifting products available from Millsom Materials Handling
03.02.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer vacuum lifting products such as Jumbo vacuum tube lifters, VacuMaster vacuum sheet lifters, VacuMaster Light, vacuum components and glass lifting systems.
Schmalz’s Robot gripper systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
02.02.2009 - For handling different workpieces with a single gripper system and for lifting complete layers of objects, Schmalz have developed a range of complete systems, which are available from Millsom Materials Handling.
Schmalz’s VacuMaster light ergonomic handling systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
30.01.2009 - The VacuMaster light ergonomic handling system, from Schmalz, is capable of handling loads weighing up to 100kg.
Cranes and crane components available from Millsom Materials Handling
29.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer the following choices for all crane requirements: Jib and Slewing Cranes, Light Capacity Track Cranes, Single and Double Girder Cranes, and Crane Components.
VacuMaster Light compact lifting devices from Millsom Materials Handling
29.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer VacuMaster Light compact lifting devices that make work easier in applications where large numbers of light workpieces need to be handled. The VacuMaster Light compact lifting device can be used to grip and transport
New generation of VacuMaster sheet lifting devices from Millsom Materials Handling
28.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling, in partnership with Schmalz GmbH, have released a new generation of VacuMaster lifting devices that combine performance, operating safety and ease of use in a compact design.
Armatec Glass Lifting Systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
28.01.2009 - The Armatec EasyLift is a glass manipulator for quick and safe transport of glass panes. The EasyLift can be manipulated manually in a double bridged track system or a slewing jib crane with double girder, and can be turned endlessly on its vertical
Two person aerial work platform from Millsom Materials Handling
27.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling, also known as Millsom Hoists, offer the two person aerial work platform, which is a portable device and can be used for applications where access to height is required.
Modular low friction tracks and fittings available from Millsom Materials Handling
26.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer modular low friction tracks and fittings that are suitable for monorails, bridge cranes and jib cranes. The low-friction movement eases operator fatigue and increases operator handling speed for high volume, low capac
SWF Krantechnik electric chain hoists available from Millsom Materials Handling
23.01.2009 - The SK series, available from Millsom Materials Handling, includes high-performance motors that have been packed into a compact design. The sturdy construction provides long service life, reliable operation and low maintenance costs.
Flat suction pads from Millsom Materials Handling
22.01.2009 - Suction pads, available from Millsom Materials Handling, are used wherever objects (parts, packing materials) need to be lifted, transported, turned over or handled in some other manner. They are the connecting element between the vacuum generator an
KROMER Spring Balancers available from Millsom Materials Handling
21.01.2009 - KROMER Spring Balancers, available from Millsom Materials Handling, have lifting capacities ranging from 9kg to 300kg. These balancers are distinguished by their conical cable drum which ensures that the retraction force remains constant, regardless
Single person aerial work platform available from Millsom Materials Handling
20.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling offer the single person aerial work platform, a portable device suitable for applications where access to height is required.
SBX large area vacuum gripper available from Millsom Materials Handling
16.01.2009 - The SBX vacuum gripper system, available from Millsom Materials Handling, is an extra strong handling device. The SBX vacuum gripper system is an ideal solution for difficult surfaces, such as rough or badly warped wooden boards, which in the past ha
Roto Lift Automatic Pallet Elevator from Millsom Materials Handling
15.01.2009 - The Roto Lift range, available from Millsom Materials Handling, was developed to reduce the workplace back injuries, which account for up to 85% of all Workcover claims.
Light capacity track cranes from Millsom Materials Handling
14.01.2009 - Light capacity track cranes, available from Millsom Materials Handling, utilise the components available in Millsom Materials Handling’s tracks and accessories range of equipment. These track cranes are available in many configurations. The two commo
Lifter and Platform trolleys from Millsom Materials Handling
13.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling provide different models of trolleys such as Lifter trolleys and Platform trolleys. Lifter trolleys operate by raising heavy loads with the use of hydraulics. Millsom Lifter trolleys are safe and versatile to transport good
KROMER Spring Retractors from Millsom Materials Handling
12.01.2009 - KROMER Spring Retractors, available from Millsom Materials Handling, are designed in such a way that retraction force increases as the cable is extended. As a result, after use, the attached tool is returned to its starting position by the retractor,
JumboSprint Vacuum Tube Lifter available from Millsom Materials Handling
09.01.2009 - Millsom Materials Handling are providers of the JumboSprint Vacuum Tube Lifter, which is ideally designed and constructed to suite rugged conditions. JumboSprint Vacuum Tube Lifter is suitable for multi-walled bags, sacks, stones, concrete pavers, as
JumboErgo Vacuum Tube Lifter available from Millsom Materials Handling
08.01.2009 - The Schmalz Jumbo Vacuum Tube Lifting system, available from Millsom Materials Handling, is an ideal solution to handling problems. The secret of the Schmalz Jumbo Vacuum Tube Lifting system is its only one medium that is responsible for holding the
415V three phase electric winches for hoisting and pulling operations from Millsom Materials Handling
07.01.2009 - The 415V three phase electric winches, available from Millsom Materials Handling, are precision engineered and ruggedly constructed. They are available in models suitable for many hoisting and pulling operations.
Jumbo vacuum lifter with multi-gripper available from Millsom Materials Handling
06.01.2009 - J. Schmalz GmbH offer the Jumbo vacuum lifter with multi-gripper, a material handling solution that is available from Millsom Materials Handling. It permits the handling of products with soft and flexible surfaces.
Jib and Slewing Cranes available from Millsom Materials Handling
05.01.2009 - Jib cranes from Millsom Materials Handling can be selected from a standard range of capacities and reaches, or can be made to suit the customer’s specific requirements. The jib cranes are available up to a lifting capacity of 5000kg, and a slewing ra
Hoyer Personal Lifting Systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
02.01.2009 - The Hoyer Lifting Units from Millsom Materials Handling are available in a variety of models with many options. Some models have only powered raise and the lower and the travel motion is achieved by the care giver pushing the hoist along the track. O
Hitachi Motorised Trolleys available from Millsom Materials Handling
31.12.2008 - Hitachi Motorised Trolleys from Millsom Materials Handling allow a hoist to be fitted to a monorail or crane system. The travel of the hoist is controlled by a single control pendant. The motorised trolley is easily connected to the Hitachi range of
Hitachi Electric Chain Hoists available from Millsom Materials Handling
30.12.2008 - Hitachi Electric Chain Hoists, available from Millsom Materials Handling, have reputation for quality in design and construction. The Hitachi Overload Limiter not only protects the hoist, but also the complete installation.
Schmalz’s vacuum handling solutions for increased production available from Millsom Materials Handling
26.12.2008 - After consideration of all pros and cons of mechanical, magnetic and vacuum-assisted handling devices, the company decided to purchase a complete handling solution from Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand.
Schmalz VM-BASIC-500-H-6-2400 vacuum lifting device available from Millsom Materials Handling
24.12.2008 - The vacuum lifting device VM-BASIC-500-H-6-2400 is designed for loads weighing up to 500kg and is equipped with three cross-beams, each 800mm long, and six suction pads. Due to the extended suction-pad mountings, which are also flexible and spring-mo
VacuMaster BASIC/COMFORT vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
23.12.2008 - Schmalz represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand are now replacing the range of vacuum lifting devices "VacuMaster VARIO" with the two new VacuMaster versions BASIC and COMFORT. This new generation of lifting devices tak
Replacement suction pads available from Millsom Materials Handling
19.12.2008 - The suction pads replace worn or damaged suction pads and can be fitted in seconds, without the need for tools. As original spare parts from the manufacturer Schmalz, they have the same dimensional accuracy as the original pads and the materials from
JumboErgo 85 vacuum tube lifter with pneumatic swivelling unit available from Millsom Materials Handling
18.12.2008 - Vacuum tube lifter with pneumatic swivelling unit, JumboErgo 85 from Millsom Materials Handling is suitable for the handling of collectors for solar systems.
Schmalz Vacuum tube lifter JumboErgo 35 available from Millsom Materials Handling
17.12.2008 - Millsom Materials Handling, with an example, demonstrate how the loading of sheet metal working machines with vacuum handling devices can offer benefits.
Schmalz JumboErgo 140 vacuum tube lifter available from Millsom Materials Handling
16.12.2008 - Millsom Materials Handling, with an example, explain how vacuum tube lifters can improve the efficiency of a dual machining centre. The vacuum tube lifter is equipped with suction pads, which can be positioned anywhere on a longitudinal beam, making
Schmalz Vacuum tube lifter Jumbo Ergo85 available from Millsom Material Handling
15.12.2008 - Schmalz vacuum tube lifter Jumbo Ergo85 from Millsom Material Handling is used for handling cardboard boxes. Millsom Material Handling, with an example, explain how Vacuum tube lifters can improve productivity in the commissioning department.
Schmalz VacuMaster Window available from Millsom Materials Handling
10.12.2008 - Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand, have developed a special version of the VacuMaster lifting device called the VacuMaster Window. Vacuum lifting devices of the VacuMaster Window series for flexible handl
Schmalz Vacuum lifting devices available from Millsom Materials Handling
09.12.2008 - Schmalz, represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand, have developed a comprehensive range of products and services for "manual handling technology", which meets all conceivable requirements. There are two basic families of
Schmalz Vacuum handling systems available from Millsom Materials Handling
08.12.2008 - Vacuum handling systems from Millsom Materials Handling reduce and improve production processes. Vacuum handling systems from Schmalz (represented by Millsom Materials Handling in Australia and New Zealand) reduce and improve production processes by
New vacuum door gripper from Millsom Materials Handling
07.09.2007 - Millsom Materials Handling in conjunction with its world-wide partner Schmalz GmbH has provided a new automation solution for handling narrow products with gaps.
Work station cranes using Modular Low Friction Tracks and Fittings
10.07.2007 - Millsom Materials Handling, Australia's leading innovators in materials handling solutions are proud to offer their branded, in-house design range of Work station cranes using Modular Low Friction Tracks, Fittings, and accessories that are ideal for
Modular Low Friction Tracks and Fittings from Millsom Materials Handling
10.07.2007 - Millsom Materials Handling’s in-house design range of Modular Low Friction Tracks and Fittings, are ideal for monorails, bridge cranes and jib cranes used in production and distribution facilities.
A range of equipment available from Millsom Hoists
16.02.2007 - Due to unforeseen circumstance, Millsom Hoists has made available a number of slightly smoke soiled, ex demo and second hand electric chain hoists, air hoists, man handler winches, pneumatic manipulators, vacuum gripper systems, suction cups and air
Schmalz base pump SBP cost-effective vacuum generation
09.02.2007 - The new Schmalz Base Pump is a light-weight, but powerful and efficient method of creating vacuum for all types of automated materials handling applications.
The next generation of large-area vacuum grippers have arrived
22.11.2006 - Millsom Vacuum Handling, in conjunction with SCHMALZ GmbH, has released the next generation of the popular FX/FM large area gripper systems. The new FXC/FMC series of grippers are so flexible that it can be used in almost any sector of robot and auto
Millsom Materials Handling offers Vacuum Lifting system
01.09.2006 - Millsom Materials Handling has introduced Vacuum Lifting system.
Vacuum lifting reduces costs
15.08.2006 - RECENT advances in Vacuum Lifting technology has allowed increased load handling capacities providing greater flexibility for handling of goods and allowing local manufacturers to increase their throughput by reducing lead times and labour inputs, of
Air balance hoist and power-free rail system
07.08.2006 - MILLSOM Materials Handling's air balance hoist with its characteristic manoeuvrable three-dimensional power-free rail system provides hoisting with the addition of a floating function that affords weightless vertical movement up to 300mm.
Vacuum gripper for cardboard box handling
02.08.2006 - ANOTHER Millsom Materials Handling innovation in materials handling solutions is the release of the Schmalz Jumbo multi-gripper. It permits the handling of products with soft and flexible surfaces. The special feature of this gripper is the design of
Electric chain hoist
27.07.2006 - THE HandyMaster from Millsom Materials Handling is part of the industrial and robust SK series of electric chain hoists and is a perfect combination of compact dimensions and a powerful motor, with the added feature of the controls mounted on the hoo
"Vacumaster- comfort" sheet lifters
19.07.2006 - THE latest range of Millsom vacuum lifters, the Schmalz VacuMaster-Comfort, provides ergonomically integrated lifting controls on the operating mechanism, further increasing functionality, safety and reducing operator stress and fatigue, when lifting
Vacuum sheet lifters
14.07.2006 - The latest version of the Schmalz "Vacumaster-Basic" sheet lifters provides a range of vacuum lifters that is now easier to operate, more functional and more compact than ever before, allowing faster, easier and safer lifting, lowering and moving of
Vacuum lifter for metal coils
14.07.2006 - MILLSON Materials Handling has intrdoduced the Schmalz VacuMaster VM Coil vacuum lifter for steel, tinplate, aluminium and other non-ferrous metal coils, with external diameters up to 1800mm.
Damage-free coil handling
14.07.2006 - Often fine thin coil are damaged using traditional non-vacuum lifting-systems. Millsom Hoists says handling of coils has never been easier using the Schmalz "VacuMaster VM Coil" vacuum lifters for steel, aluminium, tinplate and other non-ferrous meta
Latest vacuum lifters
12.07.2006 - The latest range of Millsom vacuum lifters, the Schmalz "VacuMaster-Comfort", provides ergonomically integrated lifting controls on the operating mechanism, further increasing functionality, safety and reducing operator stress and fatigue, when lifti
Small but powerful miniature vacuum switch
07.07.2006 - A recent release from Millson Hoists is a vacuum switch with two digital outputs and an easy to sue switching point teach button. The switch can be used universally as a measuring and switching device for safety monitoring tasks, for the optimisation
Sheet lifters provide easy lifting and swivelling of loads
06.07.2006 - The VacuMaster 90° vacuum sheet lifters allows a horizontal load to be lifted and swivelled through 90° allowing increased flexibility and safety in load transfers
90° sheet lifters and swivellers
30.06.2006 - VacuMaster 90° vacuum sheet lifters allow a horizontal load to be lifted and swivelled through 90° allowing increased flexibility and safety in load transfers. The new Millsom Material Handling range of Schmalz GmbH VacuMaster 90° sheet lifters is an
180° rotating sheet lifters
30.06.2006 - THE VacuMaster 180° vacuum lifters allows a horizontal load to be lifted and rotated 180° allowing increased flexibility and safety when transferring loads. The Millsom range of Schmalz GmbH VacuMaster 180° vacuum lifters is an upgrade of the VacuMas
Cost-effective vacuum lifting systems
29.06.2006 - RECENT advances in vacuum lifting technology has allowed increased load handling capacities providing greater flexibility for handling of goods and allowing local manufacturers to increase throughput by reducing lead times and labour inputs, often am
Vacuum sheet lifting and product transfer
29.06.2006 - MILLSOM Materials Handling, in partnership with Schmalz GmbH, has released the latest range of the VacuMaster-Comfort sheet lifters. The Comfort model allows for the horizontal vacuum lifting and transfer of products with four load ranges from 125kg
Jumbo vacuum tube lifter with FM gripper
27.06.2006 - THE Jumbo vacuum tube lifter plus the large-area FM gripper system is the ideal combination for many vacuum lifting applications. Many users in the materials handling field may already be familiar with Millsom Material Handling's Schmalz Jumbo Vacuum
Electronic vacuum switch – settings at the push of a button
22.06.2006 - This recent release from J. SCHMALZ GmbH and Millsom Vacuum Handling is a vacuum switch with two digital outputs and an easy to use switching point teach button. The switch can be used universally as a measuring and switching device for safety monito
SBX Large Area Vacuum Gripper
05.06.2006 - The SBX vacuum gripper system is an extra strong handling device that is an ideal solution for difficult surfaces, such as rough or badly warped wooden boards, which in the past had to be handled manually.
Vacuum-powered sheet lifting devices
18.05.2006 - MILLSOM Materials Handling, in partnership with Schmalz GmbH, has released a new generation of VacuMaster lifting devices that combine performance, operating safety and ease of use in a compact design.
Aerial work platform
13.01.2006 - MILLSOM has added the Aerial Work Platform to their range. Models are available for single person and two person operation. This lightweight range of work platforms provides a compact lifting mechanis
Handling company celebrates 30 years service
01.11.2005 - THIS month Millsom Hoists celebrates its 30th birthday. The company has grown from a one-man operation with its first factory in Railway Rd Blackburn, Victoria to become an industry leader in providing electro-mechanical and vacuum technology solutio
Workstation electric chain hoist
12.10.2005 - MILLSOM Materials Handling’s HandyMaster is part of the industrial and robust SK series of electric chain hoists. It is a perfect combination of compact dimensions and a powerful motor, with the added feature of the controls mounted on the hook block
Vacuum gripper for handling of non-rigid cardboard boxes
11.10.2005 - THE Jumbo multi-gripper is another recent innovation in materials handling solutions by German company J.Schmalz GmbH. It permits the handling of products with soft and flexible surfaces and is available from Millsom Materials Handling. The special f
Explosion proof vacuum lifter
22.09.2005 - MANY users in the materials handling field may already be familiar with the Schmalz Jumbo vacuum tube lifting system that allows easy lifting of loads. Another key innovation by J.Schmalz GmbH has been the release of the ‘Explosion Proof Jumbo vacuum
Jumbo vacuum tube lifter
15.09.2005 - ANOTHER product has been added to the Millsom Materials Handling hallmark range is the Schmalz FM gripper. Many users in the materials handling field may already be familiar with the Schmalz's Jumbo lifting system that allows easy vacuum lifting of l
Vacuum generators for automation applications
29.06.2005 - MILLSOM Hoists, in conjunction with J. Schmalz GmbH, has introduced a new X-Pump range of vacuum ejectors which can be used in many applications, extending from the manufacture of automobiles (in pres
Large area vacuum grippers
03.09.2004 - MILSOM Hoists (Stand 1816) will introduce QMAN visitors to its new Shmaltz series of large area vacuum grippers for use in materials handling.
Expanded range for robotics industry
31.03.2004 - MILLSOM Hoists will use MATEX to release a new large-area modular handling system for use in the industrial robotics industry; the VacuGrip-FX. The modular features of the VacuGrip-FX are designed to work in tandem with the company's range of Schmalz
Mark-free plastic suction pads
04.03.2004 - THE handling of moulded plastic parts is becoming more and more an application where vacuum technology and robots are dominating the safe handling of parts from injection moulding machines. In most cases vacuum grippers made from silicone materials a
Workpiece handling without external power
05.09.2003 - THE new self-powered lifting devices of the SCHMALZ VacuMaster Eco series master a wide range of handling tasks with loads of up to 2000kg, without an external power supply. The technology used in the self-powered vacuum lifting devices is based on t
Effortless handling of heavy loads
04.09.2003 - THE VacuMaster Light ergonomical handling system from Schmalz, represented by Millsom Hoists, is capable of effortlessly handling loads weighing up to 100kg. The vacuum lifting device with its quickly adjustable vacuum grippers does the job easily an
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