This special edition of the B&R Packaging newsletter focuses on innovations showcased at the recent PACK EXPO International trade fair in Chicago.
Since 1987, B&R North America has been working closely with customers and developing a strong sales and support organization. Today, B&R North America has a customer support network of more than 27 offices throughout the USA and Canada as well as a 24/7 service hotline for express spare parts delivery.
Packaging World is giving you a guide to develop automation and electrical specifications based on both existing and emerging standards – together with a healthy dose of best practices.
Global Technology Manager Packaging Solutions
Vertical form fill seal packaging machine optimized for small fills
The most accurate and fastest filling liquid filler on the market
Flow wrapper with extensive hygienic features
Glueless labeler for printing serial codes continuously at high speeds
New thermoformer line featuring features a wide format range
Fully integrated labeling and topserting system
Electrical specifications need to change along with advances in technology, standards, processes and business requirements. Now Packaging World gives qualified packaging machinery specifiers a free guide, the latest in its popular Playbook series. Filled with expert advice from seasoned engineering contributors, this Playbook even provides copy-and-paste sample specification language. Topics include performance-based specifications, capital project justification, OEE, PackML, integrated safety, on-machine help systems and supplier support agreements.
B&R reduces development time by 67% with mapp technology.
These modular software blocks simplify the development of new programs and reduce the development time for new machines and systems by an average of 67%. At the same time, mapp reduces overall service and maintenance expenditures.
B&R presents the new ACOPOS P3 three-axis servo drive.
With a power density of 4 amps per liter of space, this innovative system is the most efficient servo drive with integrated safety functions available on the market. It also offers unrivaled dynamics and precision, with a sampling time of just 50 µs for the entire controller cascade.