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Need Conveyor? Do You Know What We Need to Know?

Conveyors play an important role in a wide range of industries. They play a critical role in almost all material handling operations. Choosing the correct conveyor for the correct material handling application is critical to success. You can only purchase Alba conveyor through our Alba Partner Network (APN) of [...]

Congratulations Nick McCauley!

Congratulations to Alba’s Engineer Nick McCauley!Having recently received his pilot’s license and looking for more hours up in the air, Nick recently flew himself to a job site to provide technical support on an installation. While Alba Air isn’t in the works, let’s congratulate Nick on a job well done [...]

By |2021-08-09T14:32:48-04:00August 9th, 2021|Categories: Team Member|Tags: , , , , |

Pallet Unload & Empty Board Return System

This month’s story features a market leader and manufacturer of feminine, adult, infant and household care items. Products may range from diapers, disposable wipes, and adult incontinence to household paper products. As a diverse manufacturer with an extensive distribution system, the end user needed a way to handle its various [...]

Rock Solid Solutions for Heavy-Duty Applications

This month’s application entails moving multiple 4,000 lbs. metal bins containing solid waste between floors within a recycling facility. Alba was asked to supply a major OEM of Vertical Lifts with worldwide exposure, a heavy-duty pallet conveyor for transporting two 5 ft. x 5 ft. x 5 ft. metal bins [...]

By |2021-07-16T13:35:29-04:00July 16th, 2021|Categories: Conveyor|Tags: , , , , |

Happy Independence Day!

We are the land of the free, we are the home of the brave. Let’s pay tribute to our brave American Heroes on this special day and forever. Factoid: Who came up with the 4th of July as a holiday? On July 4th, the Continental Congress formally adopted the [...]

By |2021-07-03T09:00:24-04:00July 4th, 2021|Categories: Holiday|Tags: , , , |

Let’s Destack and Slip, Even in the Cold!

Designed to integrate with a robotic pallet loading system, this Pallet Destacker and Slip Sheet Dispenser (PD-SSD) handle 40" x 48" GMA pallets and 40" x 48" x 0.02" slip sheets. The PD-SSD was specifically designed for use in a 40°F cooler and dispenses at a rate of two (2) [...]

Working in a Frozen Environment – Not a Problem for Alba!

Recently, a systems integrator/partner network member contacted Alba with a unique application. The requirement – create a pallet transfer and drag chain conveyor system operating in a minus 10°F environment to use in conjunction with a robot palletizing cell. The conveyed product: a four-way, 40" x 48" GMA (Grocery Manufacturer [...]

By |2021-05-12T18:28:59-04:00May 12th, 2021|Categories: Conveyor, Pallets|Tags: , , , |

We Believe in Rock Solid at Alba Manufacturing!

In your facility, you can’t afford downtime. That’s why you need the performance and reliability of Alba Manufacturing’s pallet handling conveyors and systems. Our rock-solid construction provides more value for your investment. What does ROCK SOLID mean to your business? It means COMPLETE. All of our products ship fully [...]

Trevor Landry Joins the Alba Engineering Team!

Trevor joined the Alba team as a Sales Support Estimation Engineer in the fall of 2020. With a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, Trevor did Co-ops at Valco Melton, Rotex, and Cincinnati Incorporated gaining experience in design, development, and quality engineering. His current responsibilities at Alba [...]

Ryan Rice Joins the Alba Team!

Ryan Rice joined the Alba team as a Mechanical Project Engineer in the fall of 2020. With a B.S. from the University of Cincinnati, Ryan did Co-ops at Clarke Power Generation designing and manufacturing diesel engine generators; General Tool Company manufacturing naval and aerospace components; and Loft LLC designing medical [...]

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