06 Oct 2020

  VICTOR, New York, September 18, 2020 – Gorbel Inc. announces that one of its new affiliate businesses has acquired Engineered Lifting Systems (ELS) & Equipment Inc. of Elmira, Ontario. ELS is a manufacturer, designer, and distributor of a wide portfolio of material handling products used in environments ranging from distribution centers to heavy manufacturing. […]

11 Jun 2018

Do you have a slightly competitive warehouse crew? Want to encourage more team building? Ever heard of the LogistX Games? The LogistX Games are locally run events for employees working in the supply chain industry. Recently, the 2018 Hampton Roads LogistX Games were held in Suffolk, VA where teams from surrounding businesses vied for the […]

13 Mar 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. announces exclusive distributor agreement with Gawronski GmbH for conveyor systems. Elmira, ON, March 13, 2018: As the exclusive North American distributors of the Gawronski product line, Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) is able to provide customers with another option on the warehouse dock. “At […]

02 Mar 2018

As of today’s date, we are T-31 days until our trucks leave with all of the components for our exhibit at Modex 2018. The number of hours required to prepare for a trade show can be staggering. From concept to show time, a lot of ideas are pitched, considered and either accepted, modified or dismissed. […]

24 Jan 2018

PROBLEM: Manually unloading floor-loaded boxes at a national plumbing supply distribution center was becoming inefficient. Typically, the inbound dock had 3 employees tasked with unloading 53’ trailers. Two workers were assigned to palletizing product inside the trailer while a third would remove completed pallets with a forklift. On average, the process would take 5 hours […]

05 Dec 2017

Noted below is the warranty policy for each Destuff-ITTM and Restuff-ITTM machine manufactured by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. The policy covers 1 year or 1,000 hours of use. Engineered Lifting Systems (ELS) warrants their equipment, when shipped, and their work (including installation, construction, repair and start-up), when performed, will meet specifications agreed to […]

07 Nov 2017

A leading global consumer goods company manually unloaded 240 containers per month or 12 containers per day. During peak periods, workers could unload up to 430 containers per month or roughly 21 containers per day. To staff the docks, the company utilized approximately 60 people, the majority of which were agency workers. The company decided […]

20 Oct 2017

Effective December 18, 2017, commercial truck drivers in the USA will be required to use electronic logging devices (ELDs). The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) implemented the mandate to improve highway safety by strengthening driver compliance with hours of service (HOS) regulations. An ELD is a digital device which synchronizes to a motor vehicle […]

25 Sep 2017

Let’s face it. For most operations, it’s a numbers game. Companies are constantly trying to implement best practices or cost-saving measures to improve the bottom line. Many DCs and 3PL operations look to lumping services to reduce receiving costs. Outsourcing this service is a popular and effective way to unload containers in a timely manner […]

31 Aug 2017

The Restuff-ITTM is a bi-directional machine capable of unloading & loading floor-loaded product from containers and trailers. When loading, there are four different modes to aid workers in maintaining full control over product flow. The best mode for the situation depends on factors such as size & weight of packages, gap distance between packages, belt […]