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NEW MEMBERS – BASTIAN SOLUTIONS

 
NEW MEMBERS - BASTIAN SOLUTIONS
September 23, 2016

 

CEMA Welcomes them to the Association as new members effective September 19, 2016!

Bastian Solutions seeks out leading technologies in both material handling equipment and information systems coupled with proven operational strategies. Our experts combine the powers of scalable material handling systems, innovative software and custom automation engineering for complete, unique solutions. Our goal is to use these tools to help companies, across a broad spectrum of industry segments, become leaders in their industries.

Our history of solutions varies in complexity from simple, manual to highly automated systems such as mobile robots, automated storage and retrieval systems (ASRS), automated guided vehicles (AGV), RFID, sortation, carousels and conveyor systems. Every solution Bastian Solutions …

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CEMA STATISTICS – September 16th, SEMI-ANNUAL Press Release

 

CEMA STATISTICS!
 SEPTEMBER 2016
CEMA Executives that attended the CEMA Fall Meeting expressed some concern for the remainder of 2016.
 

 

 

CEMA reports that overall industry orders (bookings) for the first 6 months of 2016 decreased 0.93% compared to the same period in 2015, with total orders of $5.67 billion.

CEMA estimates industry billed sales (shipments) for the first 6 months of 2016 increased 3.15% compared to the same period in 2015, with total shipments of $6.07 billion.

Click the STATISTIC PRESS RELEASE to read it in its entirety.

 

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NEW MEMBERS – BROTHER INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION

 
NEW MEMBERS - BROTHER INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (GEAR MOTORS)
August 22, 2016

 

CEMA Welcomes them to the Association as new members effective August 22, 2016!

Brother Gearmotors has been a leader in design and innovation for more than 50 years. Serving customers in 40 countries around the world, we’re dedicated to delivering premier customer support and developing high performance products. Through state-of-the-art, energy efficient power transmission components and cutting-edge manufacturing equipment, Brother Gearmotors is truly designing for reliability and building for endurance.

A division of Brother International Corporation, Brother Gearmotors offers a wide range of high-quality, sub-fractional AC gearmotors and reducers in demanding industries such as food & beverage, packaging and material handling. Brother Gearmotors is one of the world’s largest fine-pitch gear …

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CEMA Statistics – June 2016 are out!

 

CEMA STATISTICS!
 JUNE 2016
June 2016  Booked Orders were up 13.1% when compared to June 2015 Booked Orders!
 

 

 

June Booked Orders were down 13.8% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 22.1% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to May!

CEMA’s June 2016 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 4.0% when compared to June 2015 sales.

 

Click the STATISTIC PRESS RELEASE to read it in its entirety.

 

To review the last year’s statistic’s, click here.

 

 

 

Kimberly MacLaren
Manager, Membership/Marketing
kim@cemanet.org

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CEMA Statistics – MAY 2016 ARE OUT!

 

CEMA STATISTICS!
 MAY 2016
May 2016  Booked Orders were up 9.8% when compared to May 2015 Booked Orders!
 

 

 

May Booked Orders were down 9.4% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 65.3% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to April!

CEMA’s May 2016 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 1.7% when compared to Mayh 2015 sales.

 

Click the STATISTIC PRESS RELEASE to read it in its entirety.

 

To review the last year’s statistic’s, click here.

 

 

 

Kimberly MacLaren
Manager, Membership/Marketing
kim@cemanet.org…

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NEW MEMBERS – MECO SEAL DIV. OF WOODEX BEARING COMPANY, INC.

 
NEW MEMBERS - MECO SEAL DIV. OF WOODEX BEARING COMPANY, INC.
May 16, 2016

 

CEMA Welcomes them to the Association as new members effective May 11, 2016!

MECO Seal Div.,  is an employee owned company and in 1985, a major conveyor manufacturer introduced  Woodex Bearing Company to an inventor of a straightforward, robust mechanical screw conveyor seal with high run-out tolerance. Woodex contracted with the inventor to manufacture and market his H-style seal. The H-Style was sized for use on equipment following the Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) standards. This seal was the original polymer versus …

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CEMA STATISTICS – MARCH 2016 ARE OUT!

 

CEMA STATISTICS!
 MARCH 2016
March 2016  Booked Orders were down 9.5% when compared to March 2015 Booked Orders!
 

 

 

March Booked Orders were up 18.1% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 24.3% for Unit Handling Equipment when compared to February!

CEMA’s March 2016 Billed Sales (shipments) increased by 1.6% when compared to March 2015 sales.

 

Click the STATISTIC PRESS RELEASE to read it in its entirety.

 

To review the last year’s statistic’s, click here.

 

 

 

Kimberly MacLaren
Manager, Membership/Marketing
kim@cemanet.org

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NEW MEMBERS – MACHINE GUARD & COVER CO.

 
NEW MEMBERS – MACHINE GUARD & COVER CO.
May 6, 2016

 

CEMA Welcomes them to the Association as new members effective May 6, 2016!

Machine Guard & Cover Co.,  is a privately held small business located in Holland, Michigan. We have been designing custom plastic machine guards for a wide variety of equipment since 1992. We specialize in belt guards, chain guards, bearing covers and other common guards needed to meet OSHA safety regulations. We also design protective guards and covers for almost any physical guarding need. We use both ABS plastic and food grade transparent PETG plastic for a wide variety of thermoformed plastic guards, covers, and other parts.

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NEW MEMBERS – POWERBELT CONVEYORS SYSTEMS, INC.

 
NEW MEMBERS - POWERBELT CONVEYOR SYSTEMS INC.
April 19, 2016

 

CEMA Welcomes them to the Association as new members effective April 19, 2016!

Powerbelt Conveyor Systems Inc., has been in business for over 35 years and proudly serving and providing Canadian industry with high-quality conveying systems.  

Since each application is unique, our design engineering process analyses every project on an individual basis, determining the most economical and logical approach to creating a safe and successful design.  Every component, whether it is……… click here

 

371 Hanlan Rd.
Woodbridge, Ontario L4L3T1
Canada
905.851.0334
www.powerbeltconveyor.com

 

 

 

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