Case Studies

Specialized Application Increases Efficiencies CUSTOMER PROFILE GNS Polycarb, a DOW Chemical subsidiary located in Roberta, Georgia THE PROBLEM Our customer needed to upgrade existing scale instrumentation and functionality for four process tanks and one floor scale. However, the instrumentation was located in a hazardous area rated Class I, Division I, Groups C&D, requiring additional planning before engineering a solution. […]

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Simplifying Batch Tracking For Large Textile Mill CUSTOMER PROFILE Apparel Fabrics Group is the largest Mount Vernon Mills group. The company is a 150-year-old denim manufacturer in Trion, Georgia. In addition to denim, the mill produces pants, slacks and trousers, and accounts for over half of Mount Vernon Mills’ sales. THE PROBLEM When breakdowns and mishaps hinder production at Apparel Fabrics, they […]

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Innovative Check Weighing & Data Collection In Hazardous Area CUSTOMER PROFILE Zep (formerly Amrep), a contract packager of aerosol cans THE PROBLEM The customer wanted to upgrade its existing check weighing and data collection on one of their five filling lines from an old mechanical scale and clipboard to a paperless data collection system. This application was complicated because of the fill line’s location […]

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