Sinks were inspected, then manually lifted into individual boxes. Boxes were manually palletized. The palletizing process also involved workers lifting boxes over head. This operation required 2 workers to complete. Worker fatigue, injury and efficiency needed to be addressed.
Solution: Gorbel WSJ360 Work Station Jib Crane and Anver Tube Lifter with an extended handle.
• One vacuum head attachment was designed to lift both sinks and boxes.
• Only one worker was required to handle sinks and boxes.
• Ergonomic issues were resolved and Health & Safety concerns were addressed.
• Production efficiencies were also realized