How our spiral conveyors work
It can be quite a challenge to get all your products in height with a limited floor space. A belt conveyor can be placed at a certain angle to bridge a difference in height, but with this solution a lot of useful floor space can be lost. By using a spiral conveyor it is possible to bridge a large difference in height on a small surface.
For downward transport of boxes or crates, use can be made of gravity or a driven spiral/wokkel. When transporting boxes or crates upwards, a driven conveyor is required. The drive is located at the top or bottom of the spiral conveyor and makes virtually no noise. There are different types of spiral conveyors, the correct type is determined depending on the dimensions and weight of the product.
Use of our spiral conveyors
Spiral conveyors are safe and can handle a large capacity. This means that they can be used in a variety of industries. The spiral conveyor can move a wide range of products and packaging: from boxes and bags to crates and trays and from jars to cans and from bottles to bundles of paper.
Advantages of our spiral conveyors
The spiral conveyor offers several advantages:
- The system takes up little space;
- The spiral conveyor is suitable for transporting light and heavy products without damaging anything;
- low maintenance;
- Large capacity (weight and quantity) can be processed.
Is the spiral conveyor not quite what you need? Take a look at our other vertical means of transport such as the conveyor belts and elevators. We always look for the best suitable solution for you.
Add-ons to our hardware solutions
As a system integrator, we always want to stay one step ahead of the competition. With products that not only provide better performance, but are also stable, safe and sustainable. This requires optimal maintenance of our installations, easy options for making upgrades and the flexibility to respond quickly and efficiently to changing market requirements. To achieve this, more is needed than good service. View the supplement to our hardware services below.
What our customers have to say
‘When you both believe in solutions, great results come naturally.’
‘ARCO has simplified our production process. Thanks to the comprehensive package of services and the customized solutions, ARCO is the ideal supplier for us.’
‘Looking back on this project, we have to say that the cooperation with ARCO was very smooth. We joined forces and implemented the best solution for our production line. Where we previously used many manual and labour-intensive processes, we now have a fully automated system that enables us to work very efficiently.’
‘Thanks to ARCO’s installation, we can do the same work with fewer operators. The system ensures a faster throughput of products and the best possible conditions for our operators. ’
‘Because we worked hand in hand with ARCO, everything was developed in consultation and the mega silo bunker perfectly suits our needs. It was an enjoyable collaboration that produced good results.’
‘We greatly appreciated ARCO’s ability to respond quickly. But not only that, they demonstrated exceptional creativity when devising the solution and the various test set-ups that they developed to test the design. The close cooperation between ARCO and ourselves facilitated the successful implementation of this particular packaging line.’
‘We know ARCO as a no-nonsense company that believes in workable and affordable solutions. This is what sets ARCO apart from other companies. They also have all the necessary knowledge in-house to create a strong and efficient line. We don’t know what the future holds, but we will certainly be happy to work together again.’
‘ARCO’s weighing line has had a major impact on our production. Our new system cuts product losses by up to 6%. It was a successful project and a rewarding collaboration.’
‘We were looking for a dosing system that could fill containers with clay and also ensure an even distribution. When emptying the containers, we are now able to deliver a good mixture of the ground clay to the factory. Thanks to ARCO’s dosing system, there are far fewer fluctuations in the clay, which in turn improves the quality.’
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