Align Production Systems, the newly formed parent company of Airfloat, was recently awarded a $1.8M contract to provide Bombardier Mass Transit Corporation a new metro and commuter rail car production Line Moving System for their Plattsburgh, NY, USA facility. The Line Moving System will be capable of transporting rail cars weighing up to 125,000 […]
After months of hints and speculation, tech entrepreneur Elon Musk formally unveiled plans for “Hyperloop Alpha,” a high-speed elevated train that would use air pressure to shoot passenger and cargo pods through a pneumatic tube at speeds approaching 760 mph. Although he currently has no plans to actually build the Hyperloop, Musk envisions a day […]
Two new product families have been added to the Airfloat eStore: lift tables and tilts. The lift table family is comprised of six models, ranging from 2,000 to 8,000 lbs. in capacity. The family includes our low-profile table (AF02160‐4350) and a narrow-base model (AF02220‐2448). The tilt family consists of 27 models, ranging from 2,000 to […]
A new “featured video” has been added to Airfloat.com’s videos page. It depicts an air bearing turntable with multi-position lifts built for a top maker of commercial-duty transmissions. Each tilt can rotate 180° and tilt containers up to 30° in each direction, giving operators greater control of the parts replenishment process.
Airfloat designed and built an air bearing turntable with two multi-position container tilts for a maker of commercial-duty transmissions. Each tilt can rotate 180° and tilt containers up to 30° in each direction, giving operators greater control of the parts replenishment process.