May 25, 2012
Categories: Carousel Refurbishments | Custom Modifications | Legacy Parts Support | Projects | Technical Tips
Unified Supply supports every aspect of carousels in the baggage handling system industry. One critical part we support which is often overlooked is bumpers. Bumpers serve the very important function on slope plate devices of cushioning the blow from bags sliding down the stainless steel pallets.
Bumpers which are not adequately replaced can...
May 14, 2012
Categories: Custom Modifications | Inline Solutions | Miscellaneous Equipment Supply | Projects
A customer contacted Unified Supply about providing transport belt conveyors to modify a jetBlue baggage handling system at JFK. The project entailed working with jetBlue to make sure the new equipment fit the unique blue sky color that jetBlue is known for.
By working closely with the airline and maintenance company, Unified Supply was able to...
April 4, 2011
Categories: Custom Modifications | Legacy Parts Support | Projects
One of Unified Supply’s parts customers approached us about a carousel that was faltering due to its drive base weakening. Since the remainder of the unit was in relatively good condition, the customer hoped to avoid replacing the entire unit. The real problem was that years ago the drive base had been modified which required a non-standard...
April 4, 2011
Categories: Custom Modifications | New Installations | Projects
Southwest Airlines contracted Unified Supply and a partner to provide a Uni-Queue Belt solution for their Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) security area. The solution allowed for an existing belt conveyor line to be retrofit with three scanning devices in a minimal footprint. The design also allowed for TSA personnel to work in the remaining space...