Accuweigh’s Palletiser Line Commissioned At Norco Agribusiness.

A complete palletising line for stacking bags of stockfeeds was recently commissioned at Norco’s Lismore branch by Accuweigh. The palletiser used was the Japanese made, Fuji-Ace EC101 Robot Palletiser working with associated palletising equipment designed and manufactured in Australia.

Components of the Robot Palletiser System included:

  1. bag elevating conveyor
  2. vibrating conditioning conveyor
  3. bag pick-up conveyor
  4. Fuji-Ace EC101 robot palletiser
  5. automatic pallet dispenser
  6. automatic slip sheet dispenser
  7. loading station conveyor 
  8. filled pallet accumulation conveyor
  9. safety fencing & hardware to Australian Standards

The supply contract for the complete robot palletising line was awarded to Accuweigh for the following reasons:

  • Highly efficient Japanese made robot palletiser
  • All ancillary equipment designed and manufactured in Australia
  • Flexible design layout fitted all equipment into available floor space
  • Accuweigh's ability to meet the short time frame for commissioning
  • local backup and support in all major Australian cities, including Newcastle 
  • Norco’s confidence in Accuweigh’s profile as Australia’s largest industrial weighing and packaging company

Norco Agribusiness markets a range of quality animal feed products under the Goldmix Stockfeeds, Crest Seeds, Goldmix Seed & Grain First for Quality and Meat-e-Vite brand names. The Lismore (Northern NSW) site manufactures and delivers a range of pelleted and mash feeds for all animal types including laboratory animals. Bagged product is distributed through the Norco Rural network of stores as well as other resellers.