Acta of Turin Polytechnic University in Tashkent


In any manufacturing processes includes a material handling equipment that can transport raw material or semi-finished products from the one workstation to another. Material handling equipment are designed based on the type of manufacturing product or the process. Therefore, engineers can easily make decision anaylsis while the selection of the most preferred type of industrial conveyors among others. This paper focuses on the industrial conveyors that classifies all available conveyor types. In this work is defined a review that covers most of the currently available literatures and conveyors types that describes industrial conveyors, types, characteristics and applications. A taxonomy is developed through reviews.

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