Entries by Richard Canny

Can conveyors improve yield for vertical farming systems?

Vertical farms or indoor farms have the potential to achieve great efficiency in food production, promising less use of water and delivering fresh food produced efficiently from nearby geographic locations. However challenges remain – and conveyors and better vertical farming technology will likely be part of any economically viable solution. What is vertical farming? Vertical […]

Ultimation Recognized as Leading Integrator for Jervis Webb Conveyor Systems

Jervis Webb conveyor systems have been in use for over 100 years, and with Ultimation’s help, the Webb brand continues growing. There’s no better technology available for durable overhead conveyor equipment and Webb systems have always been the “gold standard” in conveyors. Ultimation recently received the award for the largest systems integrator and parts distributor […]

5 Conveyor Design Trends for 2019

The beginning of a new year is a chance to look back at where the industry has been and look ahead to the future. Ultimation’s engineering and sales teams recently discussed the conveyor manufacturer landscape and weighed in on their view of 5 conveyor design trends for 2019. 1. Keep It Quiet The modern industrial […]

How does 24V MDR conveyor work?

Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. Or in this case, a video. In showing how 24V MDR conveyor (or motorized roller conveyor) works the benefits are easy to see. Ultimation’s internal sales team thought a quick demo was the easiest way to show how 24V MDR conveyors work. Ultimation Internal Sales Manager, Jenni […]

Ultimation adds Interroll MDR systems to fast growing 24V MDR range

Ultimation expands as Interroll Distributor Ultimation has added the Interroll range of 24V MDR (Motor Driven Rollers) conveyors to the line up. Interroll systems can be configured as “ready to run” modules in 10 foot sections, as retrofit kits for existing gravity conveyors and as individual component sets. Ultimation’s President, Richard Canny, is forecasting that […]