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Aloi Materials Handling and Automation has acquired Automated Cells and Equipment (ACE)

of Painted Post, NY and plans to integrate operations into a single company.

Both Aloi and ACE offer products and solutions targeted to meet the needs of customers in the materials handling sector, including automation, warehousing, controls, robotics, inspection, preventative maintenance and consultative services.

Aloi’s material handling expertise combined with ACE’s advanced knowledge in robotic solutions is a win for our clients.  ACE and Aloi have a shared commitment to service, integrity and customized solutions; together we will continue to provide clients with the same attention to detail and customer focus as we have in the past, now with expanded capabilities.

ACE Robotic Installation

ACE’s Jim Morris Featured in FIA magazine

ACE Robotic Installation

Jim Morris was featured in the FIA article Five Things to Consider Before Diving Into Automation. He discusses the 80/20 rule, shift work, building a starter system, tooling and the human factor.

…He encourages new customers to adopt the 80/20 rule by identifying the true outliers among its parts and immediately disqualify them from the automation conversation. Instead, they should group their parts into families that can be broadly organized by billet size and the stroke lengths of the grippers that handle them. Shops almost inevitably find that 80 percent (or more) of their parts can be grouped into a small number of part families that can be organized into predictable part runs much more easily.

That new mindset generally changes the conversation – as does the prospect of the 30-percent-plus gain in productivity that Morris fully expects customers to realize almost immediately after startup.

“I believe they will see an immediate productivity increase,” says Morris…

Read the full article here or download the pdfs below:

FIA – Five Things to Consider Before Diving Into Automation pg 26

FIA – Five Things to Consider Before Diving Into Automation pg 27

Aloi Acquires Automated Cells & Equipment (ACE)

Aloi Materials Handling & Automation Announces Acquisition of
Automated Cells & Equipment (ACE)

Aloi Acquires Automated Cells & Equipment (ACE)Aloi announces that it has acquired ACE of Painted Post, NY and that it plans to integrate operations into a single company. 

Both Aloi and ACE offer products and solutions targeted to meet the needs of customers in the materials handling sector, including automation, warehousing, controls, robotics, inspection, preventative maintenance and consultative services. 

The move is an effort to provide customers with an even broader product portfolio and to deepen the expertise and integration solutions capabilities that both companies can offer to their respective customers.

Aloi’s materials handling expertise combined with ACE’s advanced knowledge in robotic solutions is a win for employees and customers alike and both companies share a commitment to service, integrity and customized solutions. 

Hytrol line roller and gravity conveyor installation by Aloi

Recent Installation – Hytrol Conveyors

Hytrol line roller and gravity conveyor installation by Aloi Hytrol line roller conveyor installation

Discussing elevator lifts and conveyor project recently installed at large food processing facility in Northeast USA

ProMat and Automate Day 2

Discussing elevator lifts and conveyor project recently installed at large food processing facility in Northeast USA

Discussing elevator lifts and conveyor project recently installed at large food processing facility in Northeast USA

Another busy day at ProMat.  Good to collaborate with customers, partners and manufacturers. Elevator lifts and conveyors are just some of solutions that Aloi can provide.

Aloi at ProMat and Automate 2019 - Day 1

ProMat and Automate Day 1

Aloi at ProMat and Automate 2019 - Day 1

Aloi at ProMat and Automate 2019 – Day 1

Yesterday was a great day at both ProMat and Automate 2019.  So many cutting edge solutions to explore.  Looking forward to day two.