Conveyor Belts

Article provided by: Lewco, Inc

Your business can benefit from many types of automation systems to improve production and distribution of your products. Conveyor belts are some of the best ways you can increase productivity and take your company to the next level. You can use these devices to assist employees and give your business the extra help it needs.

How Do Conveyor Belts Work?

Conveyor systems work with pulleys that rotate belts that are moved with a series of rollers. Conveyors are mechanical systems that utilize a variety of working parts such as hooks, gears, pulleys, rollers and belts. You can place items onto the belt to transport them throughout a production facility. They are ideal for assembly lines and for moving products from one area to another for storage or distribution. Supermarket conveyor belts are an example of a small type of conveyor system.

What Are the Best Uses for Conveyor Belts?

Conveyor systems are ideal for use in many types of industries including production of all types of products and foods and in the moving materials throughout a warehouse or distribution center. They are available in a variety of sizes and designs so they will fulfill your precise needs. You can move all types of materials and products throughout your facility using conveyor systems. Conveyor systems can be used to move your products from workstation to workstation for production. They can be useful in a large variety of applications.

What Sizes of Conveyor Systems Are Available?

Conveyor systems are available in a large variety of sizes and configurations. Our conveyors are built to order based on your specifications. Each conveyor system is specifically manufactured to provide you with a system that will fulfill all of your needs. We keep a wide selection of parts in stock so we can easily configure and build your conveyor system, even on short notice. While other companies may take weeks to create your system we are able to provide it much more quickly. In some cases we can manufacture a conveyor system that is ready to ship in just 24 hours.

What Are the Types of Conveyor Systems?

Our material handling systems are available in four main types including gravity conveyors, belt conveyors, chain driven conveyors and belt driven roller conveyors. These systems are all developed for your needs based on the products that must be transferred throughout your operation. You may need more than one type of conveyor system for various areas of your business. Conveyors can speed up the production process and can help employees perform their jobs more effectively. Each type of conveyor is best for certain types of uses. We will work with you to help determine which type of conveyor system is best for your operations. Then we will manufacture the system in the exact size and design that you need for your business. In addition, accessories can be produced and added to the system based on your particular requirements. Our team of experts is here to assist you in choosing a conveyor system for your business.


Conveyor Belts
Lewco, Inc
706 Lane Street
Sandusky OH 44870 US

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