Lifting 7200kg of boxes every day, effortlessly

Ergonomics, Vacuum lifter

Investing in ergonomic lifting equipment
Rockwool, world leading supplier of stone wool products and insulation systems, have invested in several ergonomic lift systems from TAWI. At their production site in Belgium, vacuum lifters and lifting trolleys are used daily to lift and transport various goods and they have become a natural part of the production flow. By investing in TAWI lifting equipment, Rockwool wanted to make the work easier and more ergonomic for the employees.

Lifting 7200kg of boxes every day, effortlessly
Lifting boxes weighing between 20-30 kg and stacking them on pallets was done by hand until a few years ago. One pallet can contain up to 72 boxes, each box weighing around 25 kg, equalizing a total weight of around 1800 kg per pallet. One employee will fill at least four pallets per shift, lifting a total of 7200 kg. Using TAWI lifters, these weights can be handled in a time efficient way and without putting any harmful strain on the workers bodies.

Improved employee health and satisfaction
Since the investment was made the lifters have been used on every shift, every day. The production workers have experienced positive time saving effects since they can now maintain the same work speed all day, without getting tired. Danny Flass, production site supervisor, is convinced that the investment in TAWI lifting equipment pays off quickly due to the obvious health benefits for the employees.

Read more about TAWI ergonomic vacuum lifters. 

Related Content

TAWI VacuEasylift sack lifting

Meet TAWI at K 2019

16-23 October, we will be at the world’s number one trade fair for plastics and rubber.
Find us in hall 11, stand E09.

Read More

Need more info? Contact us here

Reach out to us anytime and we’ll be happy to help you.
Do you need an urgent response, please call us directly on +46 300 185 00 (8am-5pm, GMT+1)

Get in touch?

Please specify what you want to lift with measures and weight, size of working area, and lifting height to get as accurate a quote as possible.

Are you unsure?
Call us at +46 300 185 00 (8am-5pm, GMT+1) for advice

Get in touch

Go to the top

At TAWI we use cookies to improve the website. By continuing using the website you approve of our use of cookies. More information.

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.