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Packaging Machinery

We have developed control systems for various bag and packing manufacturing companies, based around PLC, CNC and motion control systems.We manufactured the control system for an 11 axis CNC controlled bag "assembly" machine. The bag used film from five unwind stands which was automatically brought together to form the shape Read More

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Special Purpose Machine Tools

This special purpose machine tool is a 6 axis machine designed specifically for machining sub assemblies for the automotive industry.The control system is based around a Bosch Rexroth Indramat MTC200 CNC controller with Indramat Diax04 servo drives. The machine has a multi spindle turret head with index and spindle control Read More

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Automated Machine Tool Loading

Control systems for many machine tool loading applications have been designed, manufactured and installed by ourselves. From single machines with conveyors and small handling robots to large manufacturing systems with multiple machines and processes. On the, multi machine application shown below, control of the production process is dictated and Read More

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Automated Palletising & Stacking

The control system for this Automated Palletising Robot was based around a Allen Bradley PLC5/40 programmable controller, which was specified by the end-user. Servo axis positioning was carried out by three Bosch Rexroth Indramat servo systems, interfaced to the PLC system via a DeviceNet interface. The robot operates in a Read More

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Mine Winder for Turkish Mine

A British Mining equipment manufacturer contacted CCS Technology to design, write and commission the control software for a mine winder system for a Turkish Coal mine.The control system was based around a Mitsubishi A2 series PLC system whose main task is to control the velocity and position loop of the Read More

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Confectionery Handling & Stacking System

A major confectionary manufacturer was having difficulty with an existing handling and stacking machine due to jerky and uncontrollable movements of the machine functions. The original mechanical cams, gearboxes and drive chains were removed and replaced with a multi axis servo system which enabled programmable velocity profiles. The new Read More

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Automated Storage & Retrieval System

Two of these complete storage facilities have been installed for the storage of final assembly parts for a major automotive manufacturer. Each system is based around two robots, which handle the parts through different stages of the storage facility. The control system is based around a Schneider PLC system Read More

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SyncroSpeed at Molding 2012

Miami FL  Robert Knaster and DoDo Pratt are ready to let all the delegates know what they need to know about SyncroSpeed at the 22nd International Conference & Exhibit Molding 2012.  This technical gathering focussed on important innovations in manufacturing technologies to enable intelligent molders and manufacturers to stay ahead Read More

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Krauss Maffei 650t automotive

This is a Krauss Maffei KM650-4350B running a single 110kW motor with four fixed-volume pumps. Process consistency plays an important part in maintaining the high quality standard of these interior trim components. The SyncroSpeed system delivered spot-on process times and an attractive 18kW saving; in-line with expectation and a good Read More