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Streamline material handling

When you need safe, reliable material handling count on American Equipment. We provide a variety of material handling equipment solutions like industrial conveyor belts, vacuum lifters, and lift tables to solve all your production needs. When you choose us to be your material handling equipment company, you can count on total support every step of the way.

Air Casters

Air casters are a perfect material handling equipment solution for delicate or unbalanced loads. American equipment air casters can help you lift loads weighing between 500 lbs and 5,000 tons.

We supply AeroGo air casters that utilize our unique fluid film Aero-Caster® technology or wheels, depending on the application and operating conditions. This technology helps safety transport aerospace delicate high-tech equipment and install heavy equipment.

American Equipment’s conveyors are designed to streamline the manufacturing process, by easily moving product through every stage. Conveyors allow for a smooth transition all the way from product to assembly. We offer many different types of conveyor systems including:

  • Gravity Roller Conveyors
  • Ball Transfer Tables
  • Rollers and Bearings
  • Belt Conveyors (Straight) & Belt Curves
  • Chain Driven Live Roller Conveyor (CDLR)
  • Plastic Belt Conveyors
  • Roller Flight Conveyors
  • Zero Pressure Accumulation Conveyors
  • Flat Wire Mesh Belt Conveyor
  • Incline Cleated Belt Conveyor
  • Chain Transfers, Square 90 Transfers
Industrial Containers

Industrial Containers are used wherever small-to-medium sized items are moved, stored, sorted or handled. They are perfect for use in a portable workstations, shelf bins, hanging storage, storage for assembly and transportation, and as work in process transfer containers.

American Equipment’s, industrial containers include over 200 products for industrial assembly and storage retrieval applications. We offer a container for every project, including the following:

  • Plastic tote boxes and bins
  • Toolboxes
  • Attached lid containers
  • Heavy-duty cabinets
  • Modular cabinets
  • Utility carts
  • Rotating storage systems
Lift Tables

American Equipment lift tables are extremely durable and reliable machines. Easily raise and loser materials over small distances with our high-quality hydraulic lift tables. Lift tables are available in tilter, tilt lift, and dock lift configurations.

  • Travel heights from 24″ to 84″
  • Capacities from 500 to 200,000 lbs
  • Platforms from 12′ x 25″ to 60″ x 144″
  • Standard down travel times are 10-20 seconds
Manipulator Arms

Manipulator arms are used to emulate the human arm. Manipulators are ergonomically designed, operator-controlled crane material handling equipment to lift, rotate, turn, tilt, reach and position, enabling humans to accomplish more while eliminating physical stress and potential injury.

Vacuum Handling Equipment

Vacuum lifters can lift, pitch, tilt, rotate and safety maneuver products without damage. American Equipment’s vacuum material handling for cranes is built with lifting cups that are non-marking, non-marring and leave no trace on the load. Our options include electric, mechanical, air-powered and battery powered equipment. Easily lift products such as boxes, bags, plate glass, stainless and ferrous plates, finished products with flat or curved surfaces, pipe, coils HVAC units and more!

  • Capacities from 250 to 4,000 lbs
  • Lift sheets in sizes up to 10×40 feet
  • Single or multiple pad options
  • Integrated or separate hoists available

Not sure which Material Handling Equipment Will work best?

Contact our experts at American Equipment for help selecting the best equipment to efficiently handle your workload.

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Intelligent Assist Devices (IAD’s)

The G-Force™ is part of a new family of Material Handling equipment known as Intelligent Assist Devices (IAD’s). The G-Force™ uses patented technology and an industrial processor-controlled drive system to deliver unmatched lifting precision and speed. The units enable operators to lift and maneuver naturally, as if the device were an extension of their own arm. The G-Force™ will help improve productivity, reduce the cost of product damage, and minimize work related injuries.

The G-Force™ is available in two series: the iQ series and the streamlined Q Series (lower cost alternative). Both series are available in 165 lb, 330 lb and 660 lb capacities.