Canadian Packaging

New robotic loader from Propack

The debut of the LB-SRT robotic loader provides cost-effective option.


September 12, 2012
by Canadian Packaging Staff

BEAMSVILLE, Ont.—Propack Processing and Packaging Systems Inc. has announced the expansion of its line of robotic loaders with the launch of its LB-SRT machine.

“Propack introduces exceptional performance and the ultimate value in packaging automation options,” says Propack president and chief executive officer Chris Follows. “The modestly priced LB-SRT opens the door to automation for smaller companies while enhancing the selection available to larger companies and the existing customer base. Everybody wins.”

The new Propack LB-SRT robotic product collator and loader provides the packaging industry with a cost-effective, flexible machine ideally suited to handle the output from medium speed flow-wrappers.

The LB-SRT collates wrapped products and loads into tri-seal cartons or trays.

Propack has incorporated advanced servo drive technology for the most precise motion control available and have included user-friendly HMI (human-machine interface) access to operator settings and machine monitoring data.

Designed for 24/7 operation, the new cost-effective LB-SRT provides:

  • speeds of up to 400 products per minute;
  • quick and easy changeovers;
  • standard controls;
  • rugged, sanitary frame construction;
  • streamlined with a small footprint.

Officially launching at the Pack Expo show in Chicago, October 28–31, 2012 the LB-SRT is available Fall 2012.

For more information, visit www.propack.ca.