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US20150105005 CHEMICAL MECHANICAL POLISHER WITH HUB ARMS MOUNTED  
A chemical mechanical polishing system is provided. The chemical mechanical polishing system includes a platen, a load cup, a hub, a first polishing arm cantilevered from the hub and rotatable...
US20110170990 MAIL SORTER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MOVING TRAYS OF MAIL TO DISPATCH IN DELIVERY ORDER  
A sorter, method, and software product are provided for sorting mail pieces. The mail pieces are fed into a sorter, sorted, and then deposited into mail trays. The mail trays are then moved from...
US20130322991 ADVERTISING TRAYS FOR SECURITY SCREENING  
A system and device for use in a security area, and more particularly, a rack system and holding device for placing various objects that are processed through a security area are taught.
US20120195719 ADVERTISING TRAYS FOR SECURITY SCREENING  
A system and device for use in a security area, and more particularly, a rack system and holding device for placing various objects that are processed through a security area are taught.
US20120057953 ADVERTISING TRAYS FOR SECURITY SCREENING  
A system and device for use in a security area, and more particularly, a rack system and holding device for placing various objects that are processed through a security area are taught.
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A method for transporting inventory items includes moving a mobile drive unit to a first point within a workspace. The first point is a location of an inventory holder. The method further includes...
US20120275887 PROCESS AND PLANT FOR BUILDING TYRES  
A plant for building tyres includes a plurality of working locations, at least one first working location being associated with at least two loading/unloading locations, a proximal one and a...
US20130170929 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR HANDLING, IN PARTICULAR FOR REPAIRING OR REPLACING, BUSBARS ON WIND POWER PLANTS  
A method for handling busbars on wind power plants in which a power connection between a generator device disposed in an upper region of the wind power plant and a substation located at a base...
US20130172526 WOOD TREATMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS EMPLOYING LATERALLY SHIFTABLE TRANSPORTATION SEGMENTS  
A wood treatment method and apparatus that includes a laterally shiftable transportation segment adjacent a door of a wood treatment vessel. When retracted, the shiftable transportation segment...
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In a method of sorting mailpieces, in which method the mailpieces sorted into the sorting outlets of a postal sorting machine are transferred from said sorting outlets to an unstacker magazine of...
US20130171365 WOOD TREATMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS EMPLOYING BUNDLE LIFT SYSTEM  
A wood treatment system that includes at least one wood treatment vessel and a bundle lift system for loading and unloading a bundle of wood from a cart used to transport the bundle into and/or...
US20130171364 WOOD TREATMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS EMPLOYING DETACHABLE BUNDLE SUPPORT  
A wood treatment method and apparatus employing a bundle support structure to support a bundle of wood during transportation and treatment of the bundle. The bundle support structure rests on a...
US20110272867 HANDLING MACHINE FOR HANDLING RAILS AND HANDLING PROCESS THEREOF  
A handling machine for handling rails, arranged in line immediately downstream of a rolling plant, which allows an optimal clamping of the rail along its longitudinal extension, thus effectively...
US20150259142 METHOD AND PLANT FOR PRODUCING TYRES FOR VEHICLE WHEELS  
A method and plant for producing tyres for vehicle wheels in which: each vulcanizer of a plurality of vulcanizers is associated with a respective pick-up logic of green tyres from at least one...
US20130255407 Apparatus And Methods For Reticle Handling In An EUV Reticle Inspection Tool  
Systems and methods to control particle generation in a reticle inspection system are presented. The number of particles added to a reticle during an entire load-inspect-unload sequence of a...
US20120159803 METHOD AND ASSEMBLY FOR HANDLING CONTAINERS IN A FREEZE DRYER  
Method for transfer of containers, such as vials (101), between a freeze dryer (1) that is located at a first location and a separate transport vehicle (30) that is mobile with respect to the...
US20120074204 METHOD FOR HANDLING A STATOR BAR USING A PIT  
A method for handling a stator bar at a braze station including: lifting the stator bar from a platform, wherein the stator bar is in a substantially horizontal orientation on the platform;...
US20100040440 METHOD FOR TRANSFERRING AIR CARGO LOADING UNITS, AND TRANSFER AND SCREENING SYSTEM FOR CARRYING OUT SAID METHOD  
A method of transferring air cargo loading units (12) between a publicly accessible operational zone (A) and a security-sensitive apron zone (B), including a stationary transfer and security...
US20080193272 PROCESS FOR DEPALLETIZING GOODS  
The present invention is directed to a system and method for automating the depalletization process. A vacuum hood is used to capture palletized goods one layer at a time using slip sheets that...
US20130236274 MOISTURE AND/OR ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE REMAINS DETECTION FOR WAFERS AFTER RINSE / DRY PROCESS  
A method, device, and apparatus is provided for detecting moisture and/or electrically conductive remains on a wafer after the wafer is removed from a drying chamber of a processing tool that...
US20100050936 COATER PLATTER HOMING TOOL  
An alignment tool is used to ensure proper alignment of a component on a rotating gear relative to a non-rotating platter. The alignment tool includes a first arm member coupled to a locating...
US20120141247 Storage Locker  
In an embodiment, articles are left in storage areas, such as lockers or other receptacles that may be associated with a household services company. A divided storage receptacle is discussed. The...
US20110243707 METHOD AND EQUIPMENT FOR DISPENSING PRODUCTS FOR PACKAGING SAME  
The invention related to dispensing discrete products at the end of a production line to be placed loosely or in an orderly manner into packaging containers. The dispensing line according to the...
US20140119613 AUTOMATIC GEMSTONE ORIENTATION  
A method and apparatus for orientating discrete objects, such as gemstones, is described. The method comprises providing the objects on a travelling path; providing a pair of opposed walls (38)...
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An automated ply layup system uses a robot and an end effector for selecting plies from a kit and placing the plies at predetermined locations on a tool.
US20140219812 APPARATUS FOR ACCESSING THE NACELLE OF A WIND TURBINE AND ASSOCIATED METHODS  
A wind turbine includes a tower having an interior, an exterior, a lower end and an upper end; a nacelle coupled to the tower adjacent the upper end and movable to define at least two yaw...
US20100232913 Equipment and Method for Tansporting Red-Hot Coke  
Equipment and a method for transporting red-hot coke are provided, which do not need increase in size of a hoist, reinforcement of a CDQ system, and the like, even when the amount capacity of a...
US20120308359 COMPONENT MOUNTING DEVICE AND A TRAY EXCHANGING METHOD IN A TRAY FEEDER  
In a palette movement in which a palette (24) which holds a tray (6) whose components are used up is moved from a palette carrying part (27) where the palette (24) was carried for the exchange...
US20090169353 PALLET INSPECTION AND REPAIR SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED METHODS  
A pallet inspection and repair system includes a pallet in-feed for receiving pallets for inspection, and an automated pallet inspection system for inspecting the pallets. A processor cooperates...
US20130309057 ROBOT HAND, ROBOT SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING WORKPIECE  
This robot hand includes a first finger portion and a second finger portion being relatively movable in a direction in which an object to be grasped is grasped and bar-shaped claw members fixed to...
US20090285666 High Density Welding Subassembly Machine  
A method and apparatus for welding motor vehicle body component subassemblies at a weld station. First and second pallets are arranged for reciprocal movement between a load/unload station and the...
US20150078865 POSITIONING APPARATUS AND POSITIONING METHOD FOR OBJECTS  
A positioning apparatus to position an object defining a receiving space includes a bracket, a positioning block, a positioning sensor, a number of positioning suction nozzles, a row of light...
US20100040442 High speed roofing shingle making machine including cutter, catcher and stacker  
The invention relates generally to a roofing shingle apparatus and more particularly to an improved such apparatus for high speed shingle making generally when handling a double shingle line (one...
US20090196712 PIPE HANDLING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A racking assembly for receiving and storing at least one pipe, the racking assembly comprising a setback assembly including a selectively rotatable member having a plurality radial slots sized to...
US20130091896 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR POSITIONING GLASS SHEETS FOR FORMING  
A method and apparatus (54) for positioning glass sheets for forming includes positioners (55) that are moved slower than the speed of glass sheet conveyance to provide rotational adjustment of a...
US20090193954 After-treatment method and facility for a coarse aluminum casting  
This invention resolves the problem in which a robot of the existing method cannot efficiently carry coarse aluminum castings to a first and a second machining unit. A robot holds an untreated...
US20140011323 PROCESSES RELATING TO CLEANSPACE FABRICATORS  
The present invention provides various methods for utilizing aspects of cleanspace fabricators. In some embodiments methods related to the development of tooling in applications or “apps” type...
US20150132087 Core Storage and Management System  
A system and method for receiving, handling and storing used rolls following unwinding of sheet material therefrom includes: (a) transferring the cores to a remnant cleaning station,(b) inspecting...
US20120179632 Core Storage and Management System  
A system and method for receiving, handling and storing used rolls following unwinding of sheet material therefrom includes: (a) transferring the cores to a remnant cleaning station,(b) inspecting...
US20110313559 Use Of Printed Circuit Board, Electronic Component, And Semi-Conductor Assembly Equipment For The Assembly Of Razors And Components Thereof  
The invention discloses a novel application of standard printed circuit board (PCB) assembly modules, electronic assembly, and/or semiconductor assembly equipment for the assembly of consumer...
US20110056172 Apparatus and Method for Producing Plastic Bottles  
A method and an apparatus for producing plastic bottles, including a blow molding machine, a labeler, at least one further treatment machine, and transfer starwheels provided and arranged for the...
US20110243691 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR THE RAPID TRANSPORT OF GLASS SHEETS  
The invention relates to a method and to an apparatus for the rapid transport of glass sheets between different manufacturing stations in a spacious manufacturing plant for producing photovoltaic...
US20130195720 SAMPLE RACK HANDLING UNIT  
A sample rack handling unit comprising an onload section for loading sample racks holding a sample container is presented. The onload section comprises an onload edge and a receiving area with an...
US20080279673 Pin conveyor for printed sheet material and transfer unit  
A pin conveyor for printed sheet material has a chain, a plurality of pins extending from the chain to push printed sheet material, and a receipt area for the printed sheet material, the chain and...
US20140106648 GLASS-PLATE WORKING METHOD AND GLASS-PLATE WORKING APPARATUS  
A glass-plate working apparatus includes a glass-plate supporting portion 20a of a feed conveyor 7, a glass-plate supporting portion 20b of a cutting section 2, a glass-plate supporting portion...
US20110143639 GLASS-PLATE WORKING METHOD AND GLASS-PLATE WORKING APPARATUS  
A glass-plate working apparatus includes a glass-plate supporting portion 20a of a feed conveyor 7, a glass-plate supporting portion 20b of a cutting section 2, a glass-plate supporting portion...
US20150155196 Transfer Module for Bowed Wafers  
A wafer grinding system includes a robot arm having a suction board at one end and a table within reach of the robot arm. An upper surface of the table has a vacuum surface for sucking and holding...
US20080317566 Automated Cassette and Slide Handling System for an Automatic Microscope  
An automated cassette and slide handling system is disclosed which organizes microscope slides in cassettes, automatically and sequentially removes individual slides from their respective...
US20100040450 Programmable Zoned End Effector  
An end effector for a robot having an array of suction cups includes an air control valve connected to each suction cup. Each valve can be individually operated so that specific zones of suction...
US20130259635 Lab Members and Liquid Handling Systems and Methods Including Same  
A laboratory liquid handling system includes a pipetting module, a lab member, and a drive system. The pipetting module includes a pipettor including a pipettor shaft and a pipetting tip extending...