Image of the de-stacker and replaced grippers in action in the factory

Case Study: De-stacker Upgrade

Pneumatic Product’s vacuum specialist, Edwin Verhoeff, was involved in the retrofit of a customer’s Timber Gantry de-stacking system due to poor grip performance and reliability from a competitor’s gripper design. Brief: Problems With Existing Competitor Gripper  The company was experiencing issues with their existing gantry system supplied by a competitor from initial installation.  This included … Read more

Joulin vacuum gripper devices

Case Study: CLT – Cross Laminated Timber Manufacturer

Pneumatic Product’s vacuum specialist, Edwin Verhoeff, was recently involved in the supply of two large scale Joulin vacuum gripper devices for a Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) manufacturer. Brief: Pneumatic solutions for new CLT manufacturer A large timber products manufacturer was establishing a new CLT plant in New Zealand and required large vacuum devices to handle … Read more

Mechanical Grippers SRT Soft Grippers

SRT Soft Grippers

Whether it’s fresh fruits of different sizes, fragile raw eggs of 0.04 to 0.05 mm, or hot biscuits just baked, SRT flexible gripper fixture can grasp and sort quickly and accurately. Many combinations of gripper configurations possible to suit a wide range of workpiece shapes and sizes. The wrapped soft gripping of SRT flexible gripper … Read more

Mechanical Grippers PIAB piSOFTGRIP


piSOFTGRIP® has gripping fingers and a vacuum cavity, all made in one piece, resulting in a simple and robust product. As it is vacuum-driven, the gripping force can easily be controlled by simply adjusting the vacuum level. Suitable for lightweight sensitive small objects with odd geometries and/or an unusual surfaces. Recommended sizes of the objects … Read more

KENOS KVG Foam Grippers

KENOS Product Overview Brochure

Italian innovation backed by the international resources of the PIAB Group. Kenos® provides a turn-key solution for automated gripping of objects of different shapes and sizes – such as building materials, glass, stone, wood, metal sheets, packaging, bags, sacks, food items and electronics. A large product range is available to suit specific applications – either … Read more

KENOS KVGL Custom Grippers

KENOS KVGL Custom Grippers

Kenos® Vacuum Layer – Cans Jars, born for the need to handle the complete layer of cans, jars that can be open or closed on the gripping area. Typical industrial segments involved are palletizing or de-palletizing in packaging, beverage, food. KENOS KVGL Custom Grippers For more information visit the product website →

KENOS KSG Sack Grippers

KENOS KSG Sack Grippers

KSG series products, Kenos® Sack Gripper, are suitable to handle sacks with different shapes, weights and materials. The specific knowhow in this segment, has driven us to develop systems dedicated to all the different applications of this industry. The integrated and modular vacuum generation makes the KSG flexible and reliable. The version for external vacuum generator … Read more

KENOS KHVG Foam Grippers

KENOS KHVG Foam Grippers

Kenos® Heavy Vacuum KHVG series products, are designed for heavy duty applications in the wood and stone industry. KHVG gripping systems are suitable for handling, normally complete layer, of sawn timber, heavy planking, raw wood and materials for building, such as bricks. They are also useful to handle very long and arcuate workpieces. KHVG systems are … Read more