LAC Conveyor Systems Ltd

  • Unit 3, Charles Park
  • Cinderhill Road, Bulwell
  • Nottingham
  • Nottinghamshire
  • United Kingdom
  • NG6 8RE (map)

  • Tel: 0115 975 3300
  • Fax: 0115 975 3384
  • Website: www.lacconveyors.co.uk

Contacts

  • Paul Eden, Sales
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  • Number of Employees: Unavailable

L.A.C. Conveyors


L.A.C. Conveyors

L.A.C. Conveyors are a well-established and respected U.K. manufacturer of Conveyors and Conveyor Systems. From our Nottingham base we supply Belt Conveyors, Modular Belt Conveyors, Roller Conveyors and Pallet Conveyors to a wide range of industries.

Conveyor & Conveyors


L.A.C. Conveyors are a specialist company manufacturing a large range ofconveyors and conveyor systems from our Nottingham base. With extensive knowledge of manufacturing conveyors for virtually every industry, we are sure to be able to supply conveyors to resolve your conveyor handling requirements.

Belt Conveyors


L.A.C. Conveyors specialise in the supply of Belt Conveyors, from 50mm wide to 3m wide, from 1m long to 100m long we have the Belt Conveyor solution for all your needs. Belt Conveyors can be manufactured in Stainless Steel, Mild Steel or Aluminium to best suit the application. For further information contact us today or visit the dedicated Belt Conveyor page.

Conveyor Systems


We have an experienced CAD design office allowing us to install fully integrated Conveyor Systems with full plc control. Our Conveyor Systems have been installed within a multitude of industries and we are confident L.A.C. Conveyors would be able to deliver a conveyor system to meet your conveying needs.

Roller Conveyors


For the very best in Roller Conveyors, come straight to us, where we have a great choice of high quality products at unbeatable prices. Our powered and gravity roller conveyors have been utilised in a range of different industries for a wide range of different products, so whatever your needs, contact us today.

Stainless Steel Conveyors


L.A C Conveyors have a long established history of supplying conveyors and associated equipment into the food industry, from meat and poultry, to bakery, to fresh produce. From a simple flat belt conveyor to a fully functioning food production plant we are capable tailoring our standard equipment to our customers exact requirements.

Key Features
 

Cost effective systems and design
Manufactured from 304 or 316 material
Fully hygienic designs and construction incorporating polished welds, quick release tensions and elimination of bacterial harbours
Completely separate manufacturing facility to prevent contamination and specially trained workforce to manufacture hygienically
All environments catered for, from wipe to full high pressure wash down
All conveyor types supplied, including belt, modular belt, wire, poly chord
Standard, robust design allowing quick turn around.
All conveyors tailored to customers exact requirements and dimensions
Many accessories including gantries and platforms, rotary tables, transfers and chutes

Modular Stainless Steel Flat Belt Conveyors


Our range of flat stainless steel belt conveyors have been supplied throughout a wide range of industries, from fresh produce and Bakery to meat and poultry. The range can be manufactured in 304 or 316 stainless steel and all are designed to the highest hygiene standards.

All stainless steel conveyors are manufactured in our segregated 'food industry' manufacturing facility, away from all mild steel manufacturing to ensure cross contamination does not occur.

Our large design resource allows us to tailor all conveyors to our customers exact requirements, subject to the process and product being conveyed.

 Key Features

Available in 304 or 316 stainless Steel
PU and Modular belt conveyors available utilising belts from all the main manufacturers Habasit – Intralox – Uni Chain – Forbo
All PU conveyors incorporate tracking guides to guarantee belt tracking
Robust construction to ensure minimum maintenance
Conveyors custom designed and tailored to the specific product and process
Wide array of ancillary equipment available including pushers, transfers etc.
Designed to allow high pressure hose down cleaning
Multitude of control options to suit customer requirements
Many drive options including Motorised drive drums, Shaft mounted head, Under slung etc.

Stainless Steel Elevators


Our range of Stainless Elevators have been supplied throughout a wide range of industries, to elevate a wide range of products and deposit into an array of associated process and packaging plant. The range can be manufactured in 304 or 316 stainless steel and all are designed with to the highest hygiene standards.

All stainless steel conveyors are manufactured in our segregated 'food industry' manufacturing facility, away from all mild steel manufacturing to ensure cross contamination does not occur.

Our large design resource allows us to tailor all conveyors to our customers exact requirements subject to the process and product being conveyed.

Key Features

Available in 304 or 316 stainless Steel
Variety of flight heights and pitches to suit the product being conveyed
Hoppers and discharge chutes available in many sizes and volumes
Top and bottom covers to ensure product stays captive
PU and Modular belt conveyors available utilising belts from the main manufacturers Habasit – Intralox – Uni Chain – Forbo
All PU conveyors incorporate tracking guides to guarantee belt tracking
Robust construction to ensure minimum maintenance
Conveyors custom designed and tailored to specific product and process
Designed to allow high pressure hose down cleaning
Multitude of control options to suit customer requirements
Many drive options including Motorised drive drums, Shaft mounted head, Under slung..

Turn Key Food Handling Systems


L.A.C Conveyors have a long and established history of supplying full turn key systems within the food industry sector.  Experience has been gained across a wide range of industries including fresh produce, bakery, meat, poultry and ready meals.

A team of highly experienced design and project engineers are on hand to discuss, design and specify the appropriate equipment to ensure project parameters are met.

Systems are generally based on our standard range of conveyor modules which ensures quick lead times and minimum time on site to install and commission the desired system. Any special ancillary equipment will be designed and manufactured in house to ensure all equipment marries in and arrives on site together to fit seamlessly with our standard conveying modules.

We offer a full turn key package including the supply of all electrical and pneumatic control gear, site wiring, training and documentation.

Installation and accurate project management is key to a successful system, we will endeavour to utilise our in house engineers to insure all deadlines are met if not surpassed.

Flat Belt Conveyor Systems (Mild Steel)


Flat belt conveyor modules are the most common and cost effective of the belt range. The flat belt conveyor is used for an extremely wide array of applications and environments from automotive to abattoirs. Our range ofconveyor belts incorporates polyurethane profiles welded to the underside, these run within guides in the skid base to ensue that the belt stays constantly on track.

LAC Conveyors standard and bespoke range of Tracker Flat Belt conveyors, fully designed manufactured in house from our facilities in Nottingham encompassing the widest range of applications and environments.

Key Features

Available in Powder Coated Steel, Aluminium and Stainless Steel
Pharmaceutical and food grade available as standard
Guaranteed tracking due to utilisation of double tracking strips as standard
Common simple and robust construction
All widths and lengths both as standard and customer specific sizes
All loads and configuration of product from light weight moldings to heavy weight automotive parts
Many drive configurations including shaft mounted motor, motorised drive drum and under slung drives available as standard
Many Belt types and colours incl PU, PVC, Cut proof, Grip top, corregated side wall, FDA approved food grade, low friction etc
Accessories include many control options, large range of guide systems, supports etc
Transfer systems include transfer plates and small diameter rollers to transfer products between conveyors

Turn Key Belt Conveyor Systems


L.A.C Conveyors have a long and established history of supplying full turn key belt conveyor systems.  Experience has been gained across a wide range of sectors from manufacturing and storage to waste and recycling.

A team of highly experienced design and project engineers are on hand to discuss, design and specify the appropriate equipment to ensure project parameters are met.

Systems are generally based on our standard range of conveyor modules which ensures quick lead times and minimum time on site to install and commission the desired system. Any special ancillary equipment will be designed and manufactured in house to ensure all equipment marries in and arrives on site together to fit seamlessly with our standard conveying modules.

We offer a full turn key package including the supply of all electrical and pneumatic control gear, site wiring, training and documentation.

Installation and accurate project management is key to a successful system, we will endeavour to utilise our in house engineers to insure all deadlines are met if not surpassed.

Mezzanine Floor Conveyors


Mezzanine conveyors (or inter-floor conveyors) are designed and built to cope with the heavy duty production or storage environment. They transfer products up and down from second level floors. Generally with a heavy weight belt construction, these conveyors are designed to convey products of all shapes and sizes.

LAC Conveyors standard range of Mezzanine and Inter Floor conveyors, fully designed manufactured in house from our facilities in Nottingham.

Key Features

Mild Steel powder coated frame
Guaranteed tracking due to utilisation of double tracking strips as standard
Common simple and robust construction
All widths,  lengths and incline angles both as standard and customer specific sizes
All loads and configuration of product from light weight moldings to heavy weight automotive parts
Many drive configurations including shaft mounted motor,  and under slung drives available as standard
Belt types  PVC and Cut proof grip top
Accessories include many control options, large range of guide systems, supports etc
Transfer systems include transfer plates and small diameter rollers to transfer products between conveyors
Many power feed and nose over options and lengths
Forward and Reverse available as standard

All Plastic Conveyors


Plastic conveyors are manufactured from either Polypropylene, Polyacetal or Polyethylene and are extremely hard wearing and versatile. They can be manufactured with either open or closed mesh, and can be manufactured with either grip face tops or skid face for either accumulation or inline transfer.

LAC conveyors produce both a standard and bespoke range of All Plastic modular conveyors, fully designed and manufactured in house from our facilities in Nottingham encompassing the widest range of applications and environments.

Key Features

An extremely versatile and cost effective conveyor system
Constructed from virtually indestructible 25mm thick HMW polyethylene
Hygienic design from food grade materials
Chemically inert and resistance to corrosion
Very Low maintenance
Support frame in either powder coated mild steel or Stainless Steel
All configurations available including straight, incline, swan neck or double swan neck
Multiple colours including Natural and Blue
Full wash down spec available complete with motors and control to IP65
Control options from simple stop-start to fully integrated systems
All conveyors built to customer specific requirements
Many drive configurations including shaft mounted motor and under slung drives available as standard
Many Belt types and colours incl, flighted belt, FDA approved food grade, low friction, grip top, open mesh, closed slat, etc.
Accessories include many control options, large range of guide systems, supports, hoppers, chutes, mobile frames, flights etc.
Transfer systems include transfer plates and small diameter rollers to transfer products between conveyors

Lineshaft Powered Roller Conveyors


Lineshaft Powered Roller Conveyors are purposely designed to be used when situations require either the simple conveying of products or back to back accumulation with very little pressure on the leading product.

Lineshaft is a light duty powered roller conveyor, handling products such as cardboard boxes, plastic tote boxes etc. Typical scenarios for the use of this type of conveyor include order picking lines/stations, production lines, packaging lines, barcoding sortation systems and obviously the simple movement of products from A to B.

LAC Conveyors offer a standard and bespoke range of Conveyors, fully designed and manufactured in-house from our facilities in Nottingham, encompassing the widest range of applications and environments.

Key Features

Lineshaft Conveyors provide an economical solution to conveying and the back to back accumulating of items with a firm base
The rollers are powered from a drive shaft - mounted beneath the rollers and extending the full length of the conveying bed - and are driven via polyurethane belts
Widths range from 300mm to 1,200mm with 50mm diameter rollers as standard
Depending on the particular load and application, one lineshaft drive pack can be used for approximately 18,000mm of straight track
A 0.75kw geared motor will offer fixed speeds of 5m/min, 9m/min, 12m/min, 16m/min, 20m/min, 25m/min and 30m/min
Modular construction offers system flexibility
Accessories would typically include:- Curved sections at 30º, 45º, 60º, 90º & 180º angles, blade stops, speed up spools, merges, 90 degree cross transfers – control options and guiding systems

Gravity Roller Conveyor Systems


Gravity roller conveyors are generally used to convey trays, slave boards, cardboard boxes, plastic totes etc. These conveyors use the force of gravity to move products, there is no power, hence they are simple and extremely cost effective. You can either free wheel the products manually (horizontally)or include a slight decline to allow a fall over a certain distance. LAC’s gravity conveyors are extremely modular and therefore can be utilised in many ways.

LAC Conveyors offer a standard and bespoke range of systems, fully designed and manufactured in-house from our facilities in Nottingham, encompassing the widest range of applications and environments.

Key Features

Affordable, reliable, durable and modular
Constructed from either powder coated mild steel or stainless steel
All gravity roller tracks utilise a simple robust and modular design
Most widths and lengths can be achieved, although this is dependant on the load, application and environment
Roller diameters are standard at 25mm, 35mm, 38mm, 50mm, 60mm, 63mm and 76mm
Roller pitches are generally in multiples of 75mm and 100mm, although we do offer pitches in between for smaller loads
Roller types include mild steel (self colour or bright zinc plated), stainless steel and rubber covered
Supports stands are available in any height with approximately +/- 100mm of adjustment
Accessories include:- side guides (or rails), end stops (fixed or removable), bends, ball tables, braked rollers and singulation devices
Will convey most loads, from light weight trays (weighing a few grams) to skips weighing several tons

Turn Key Roller Conveyor Systems


L.A.C Conveyors have a long and established history of supplying full turn key roller conveyor systems.  Experience has been gained across a wide range of sectors from manufacturing and storage to cold store and auto palletising. A range of stainless roller conveyors are available for food and pharmaceutical applications.

A team of highly experienced design and project engineers are on hand to discuss, design and specify the appropriate equipment to ensure project parameters are met.

Systems are generally based on our standard range of conveyor modules which ensures quick lead times and minimum time on site to install and commission the desired system. Any special ancillary equipment will be designed and manufactured in house to ensure all equipment marries in and arrives on site together to fit seamlessly with our standard conveying modules.

We offer a full turn key package including the supply of all electrical and pneumatic control gear, site wiring, training and documentation.

Installation and accurate project management is key to a successful system, we will endeavour to utilise our in house engineers to insure all deadlines are met if not surpassed.

Bespoke Equipment


L.A.C employ a large team of design engineers who spend all day, every day designing conveyors and the associated plant and equipment often required to make up a truly integrated handling system.

These engineers relish a challenge and are both happy and very capable of designing a wide array special purpose and bespoke equipment.

Controls can be incorporated into this equipment to allow us to provide a ‘complete Solution’ F.A.T. tests will generally be carried out at our unit to ensure the plant is well tested and proven prior to arriving on site.

Previous projects have included or incorporated

Telescopic Conveyors
Metal Detector Conveyors
Convergers and Divergers
Screw Conveyors
Vertical lifts and lowerators
Pick and Place Units
Support steelwork
Steps, Walk overs and Platforms
Heavy duty conveyors – To 20,000 Kg
Special transfers and positioners
Overhead Conveyors
Auto Load / Unload devices
Stackers and De Stackers
Magazines
Washing and Sanitising Plant

Support resources

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