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Kevin Mauger started working for the parent company of Glide-Line the day after college and bought the company 12 years into his career when it was at an all-time low. The company has multiplied in volume 5X since and is growing at 20%+ year over year. Personally, his entire life is based upon spending time with his family, figuring out a way to get out deep sea fishing, and supporting his Philadelphia Eagles. His vision for Glide-Line is to make it the world’s most flexible multi-strand conveyor solution with tools for customers allowing instantaneous response and control of their own destiny along with the fastest deliveries in the industry.

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Guide: The Guide To Creatively Lift & Rotate Products in your Assembly Automation System

on Monday, September 20, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Educational Resources
In this ebook, we explore how to think differently about automated product rotation by applying lift and drop applications directly to conveyors.      Learn to combat: Inefficient throughput, Prohibitive costs, Herky jerky motion, and Overly complicated customizations Don't ditch product rotation or overpay for complex solutions. Learn how to address the big problems with automated rotation simply. Download the ebook now.
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NCC Automated Systems Accelerates Growth Potential Through Acquisition by ATS Automation

on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Announcement
NCC Automated Systems (“NCC” or the “Company”), an established provider of turnkey automation solutions and manufacturer of high precision pallet handling and sanitary conveyance products, announced today that it has been acquired by ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) (“ATS”), an industry-leading automation solutions provider to many of the world’s most successful companies.
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Illustrating the Solution to Product Damage on a Conveyor

on Thursday, August 19, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 2 Comments | Conveyor System Designs Flexible Conveyor Solutions
If you are like many engineers, you’ve probably been wondering - why doesn’t my current conveyor prevent product damage? Shouldn’t that be one of the primary functions of a conveyor?
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Guide: How To Reduce Time Spent Designing and Updating Your Conveyor Project

on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Educational Resources
In this ebook, we share how to combat surprises in your design change management process more easily, efficiently, and precisely. Combine steps and maximize the time you spend designing your project, and minimize time spent on changes and updates to your designs.     Have you ever wanted to: Get the pricing, part numbers, and conveyor design changes done yourself and on your own time, without involving a sales rep? Use CAD models that have pre-configured SOLIDWORKS mates - and make changes to them in-context? Create a unique conveyor solution that's exactly right for you or your client, and doesn't cost more? You don’t have time to waste. Download this practical guide  and find out how today.
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Introducing the Roller Chain Conveyor with Dynamic Control from Glide-Line

on Friday, July 23, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Conveyor System Designs Flexible Conveyor Solutions
Glide-Line’s completely configurable roller chain conveyor is the first of its kind, offering precise and dynamic control over the physics of the pallet carrying rollers.  
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Guide: Evaluating Conveyor Styles & Solutions for Wide Product Handling Challenges

on Monday, June 28, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Educational Resources
Engineers who want to automate the movement of large, wide, or uniquely-shaped products know the challenges that traditionally come with this request:  It can get expensive Configurability is near non-existent Product manipulation is very limited, if possible at all Synchronization between conveyors and devices is often an issue   This video is no longer available The file cannot be accessed or has been deleted   Thankfully, there’s a better way - and it solves all the challenges above, including cost concerns. In this ebook, we’ll walk you through our solutions for specific applications that are uniquely-shaped, “prohibitively” large and wide (according to our competitors), and that often pose problems for automation because they require gentle handling.
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Multi-Strand Conveyor Designs Built for Wide Products

on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 0 Comments | Flexible Conveyor Solutions Wide Products Direct Product Handling
 
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The 3 Simple Facts That Make Our Conveyor Build Process Better

Today’s manufacturer demands a custom system that can be quickly designed and delivered. Glide-Line has built its business around meeting this demand, allowing us to provide lead times half those of our competitors. Our conveyor is highly modular and designed intelligently, allowing us to quickly deliver conveyors and devices customized to your clients’ needs.
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5 Conveyor Design Tips That Allow for Creative Solutions

Creative, custom and configurable conveyor systems are what we do best. When we found ourselves dissatisfied with the market’s current offerings – inflexible designs, as well as long lead times, poor customer service, and rising (and unnecessary) costs – we decided we could do it better. Following our own advice, we set out to create a product and supporting tools that would satisfy customer needs in ways no one else could.
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Tom Churchill: Building the Glide-Line Brand

on Monday, January 4, 2021 By | Kevin Mauger | 3 Comments | Employee Spotlight
Today, we’re celebrating Tom Churchill, a Senior Sales Engineer with Glide-Line who has been with the team since 2012. We are always looking for ways to improve our product offering to our customers and ways to improve customer experience, and Tom has been an integral part of that mission here at Glide-Line.
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Glide-Line offers the most versatile multi-strand panel and pallet-handling solution available for the assembly automation industry.

We solve problems that other conveyor systems manufacturers won’t. We developed Glide-Line from the ground up with a few key, driving factors in mind. First, our conveyors had to be robust and reliable. Second, they would be simple – easy to maintain and service. Finally, we insisted on flexible configurability, creating an efficient, hassle-free customer experience. We’ve built the most versatile multi-strand panel and pallet-handling solution available for the assembly automation industry.

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