Roller conveyors are used in a wide range of industries to facilitate the easy transport and handling of materials and packaged goods. Nexgen Engineering and solutions offer a wide range of gravity and powered roller conveyors manufactured from mild and stainless steel to suit customer’s individual requirement. The modular design allows for cost effective integration of units to create highly efficient and adaptable handling systems.
Powered roller conveyors are used in a wide range of automated handling installations such as feeding product to an assembly,order picking through to dispatch, sortation systems,packaging station or machinery, etc. Roller Conveyors are ideal for tote handing, case handling and carton handling etc. In the more complicated conveyor solutions, there is often a demand for individual flow control and tracking of items by way of Bar codes or RFID.
The most widely used powered roller conveyors are with sprockets. This is because sprockets and chain and easy to assemble, easy to design and are easy to maintain. Still apart from this, other types are also used depending on application. Food and Pharma companies avoid using chain and sprockets. Also some high speed applications like parcel sorting conveyors use cord driven o groove rollers.
Powered Roller Conveyors come with various options -