▶U. S. Installs and Upgrades
e New York Times has acquired two Winrob III systems from Swedish manufacturer Schur Packaging Systems to expand the palletizing area at their printing plant in New York. e paper had six Winrob III palletizers from Schur already operating for more than ten years.
e new palletizers that Schur will install at the beginning of 2018 will replace older palletizers of another brand, according to Schur.
“ e Winrob III has proved itself as a reliable working bull over the years,” said Nick D’Andrea, executive director of production at e New York Times. “Every day, we are distributing daily and Sunday newspapers from our printing facility in New York. is means that the palletizers have to be able to reliably process bundles weighing up to 20 kg with a bundle height of up to 380 mm without weakening,” he said.