Secure grip and perfect hold: Flexible automization concepts

TRAPO unites gentle product handling and maximum speed in manufacturing

Düsseldorf, September 2016. The products of the chemical and petrochemical industry are as unique as its handling requirements. “With incomparable flexibility and maximum speed in conveying we raise potential within the production process in order that our customers are equipped for both today’s and tomorrow’s growing challenges“, knows Volker Kugel, Managing Director TRAPO AG.

In Hall 11, Stand G78 TRAPO AG will present the range of innovations in precise palletizing and depalletizing with robotic and portal systems. Tailor-made gripper technology guarantees secure handling and perfect hold. Whether granulates, laquer and paint or fertilizer – whether in a protected sack, in a big bag, buckets or Octabin: TRAPO Fördertechnik guarantees secure conveying within the production process and presents mature recycling concepts in the field of film and packaging recycling.

Worldwide TRAPO AG belongs to technology leaders in modular conveying technology, robotic systems and automation systems. The company, with its headquarters in Gescher-Hochmoor, Westphalia can draw on decades of experience. The core theme of the presence at K are automatization concepts for the chemical and petrochemical industry which set new standards with gentle robot handling of sensitive and in part highly aggressive products.

The solutions from TRAPO AG are founded on long-term experience dealing with products and their special characteristics. Incorporated into these developments are the special plastics-related factors which need to be taken into consideration: including high temperature, variable bulk densities, various particle sizes and their flow characteristics. Moreover it is imperative with regards to contamination or other contextual factors to satisfy security requirements.

For nearly 50 years products from in-house high-grade steel manufacturing fulfil the constantly increasing requirements of employment in the critical production environment. Conveyors and handling devices are long-lasting and reliable thanks to their design and utilization of premium quality components. Corrosion-resistance makes them optimum for employment in the chemical and petrochemical industry. All systems and components are designed, manufactured and tested on-site in Gescher-Hochmoor in coordination with the customer.

At K, the TRAPO competence team gives visitors the opportunity to experience, live, many palletizing and depalletzing innovations when the show-robot picks and places plastic boxes according to the wishes of visitors. Along with the unique performance of flexible distribution, shaping and securing on a pallet, TRAPO AG is presenting tailor-made service solutions – developed in response to constantly growing demands from the world market for efficient productivity, absolute reliability and logistical predictability.