An Inside Look at the Business Automation Solutions of Walz
Since 1966, Walz Mailing & Mailing Systems has been providing a complete spectrum of mailing, labeling and automation solutions for a vast roster of customers. The Illinois-based company has grown in each of these three divisions. However, one area that has seen significant growth over the last several years is the automation division of Walz Mailing & Mailing Systems.
Walz automation division is partnered with Cornerstone Automation Systems (also known as CASI), which engineers and manufacturers a number of advanced systems ranging from checkweighers to dimensioning and cubing systems. Together, these business bring some of the most innovative solutions to warehouses, logistics centers, supply chain operations, and other related business. Below we discuss some of the various systems and solutions that define the business automation division of Walz.
In the line of checkweigher systems, there are standard line checkweighers and in-motion checkweighers, which are more advanced and self-contained weighing systems. These checkweighers are known for their accuracy and design that facilitates high-speed distribution.
There are also specialized types of checkweigher systems that offer features like wash down, food grade, stainless, and suitability for harsh environments. These checkweighers are essential for food grade items and provides perfect packaging and exalting harsh environments and food applications.
Automatic Box Openers
Walz offers a complete line of automatic box opening machines from IBOD Systems, which are the safest and fastest way to open the box. IBOD box opening systems are recognized as some of the top automatic box openers in the industry.
The IBOD Single is a programmable carton opening system that can remove the tops from cartons at rates up to 600 cartons per hour. The IBOD Double automatic box opener machine can handle up to 1000 cartons per hour. The overall speed of each automatic box opener will depend on the size of box, cut depth, and other variables, however these systems are proven effective for many applications.
Walz also offers a number of different conveyor systems, conveyor controls, and accessories. The company’s pre-engineered approach guarantees that customers can invest in the right conveyor system for their unique application. When it comes to conveyor systems, there are many considerations that customers need to keep in mind, such as speed, product type, and integration needs. The business automation engineers at Walz can help determine the scope of the project in order to establish a realistic budget in designing and integrating the right conveyor system.
Cubing & Dimensioning Systems
If you need the best cubing and dimensioning systems, then Walz has you covered. The company offers many different dimensioning system models ranging from the SolidCube 3000 Series, which is an affordable inline cubing system with integrated scale, to the CASI SolidCube™ 6961, which is a pallet checkweigher that can measure length, width, height, and weight of pallets in motion on pallet conveyor.
These are just some of the most popular automation technologies that the company offers. For more information about Walz line of business automation systems and solutions, contact:
Walz Mailing & Mailing Systems
624 High Point Ln
East Peoria, IL 61611