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February is American Heart Month

February 1, 2016

Poor diet, lack of exercise and other major risk factors for heart disease and stroke are responsible for at least 25 percent of companies’ healthcare costs. Is it any wonder that investing in the health of employees is one of the best... Read more about February is American Heart Month

Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

As easy as it is today, cleaning the floors were as difficult and time consuming years ago. There are in today’s market, equipment that make sweeping and/or scrubbing that surface very quick indeed. Take the Advance Captor as a very good... Read more about Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

Are you treating your customers like dogs?

December 15, 2015

Having recently been introduced to a shameful statistic, I thought it timely to give you my opinion on this subject. See if you can swallow this dose of reality: When interviewed, travel agents believe they retain 78% of their paying customers.... Read more about Are you treating your customers like dogs?

A Lift for Lean Production Floors...

Almac’s hydraulic cantilevered lift in combination with a transfer system provides a space saving material handling solution for lean production areas. Guide columns are constructed of reinforced rails with a state of the art hydraulic ram and large cylinders, which deliver a smooth lifting and traverse motion.

Safety features include mechanical stops that ensure positive leveling; redundant overload protection; safety interlocks and velocity fuses that safely control the ascent and decent of the lift.

Features at a glance:

  • Accurate, continuous and automatic load handling.
  • Completely automated operation.
  • Operational speed of up to 2-1/2 inches per second.
  • Heavy duty bearings for heavy load applications.
  • Rugged heavy-duty construction
  • Ambient, cooling or high temperature applications.
  • Adjustable fork positions with levelers.
  • Easy to install and maintain.
  • Longevity and durability.

Specifications as shown:
Speed – 2 to 3 inches per second.
Load Length – 144 inches to 96 inches.
Load Width – 48 inches.
Lift Capacity – 6000 Lbs.

Automatic transportation and multi-layer stacking of heavy loads.

For more information contact Almac Industrial Systems 905/713-1377 or visit

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