Casters for Heavy Load Handling on a bearing of air. The latest on Air Film Technology in the
Material Handling Industry. Replacement Air Casters, Rentals, rigging equipment
and Air Film Systems. Also Wheeled vehicles with omni-directional steering for
handling heavy loads.
Loads on Air"
NUCLEAR WASTE HANDLING
HAZARDOUS WASTE HANDLING SOLUTIONS
for Dry Storage Casks and capsules
SOLUTIONS FOR MANUAL HANDLING OF DRY STORAGE CASKS OF SPENT NUCLEAR
FUEL RODS, USING AIR BEARINGS
Once the system is put in place and then energized,
the Cask will be floating on a thin film of air and can be positioned
with the vehicle pictured, or be fitted with a Solving Drive System for
POWERED / CUSTOM SOLUTIONS FOR HANDLING CAPSULES OF
NUCLEAR WASTE WITHIN THE RE-PACK AND STORAGE AREA
SOLVING Air Film
Transporter provides precise positioning of capsules on air
bearings and is used to maneuver the capsules of spent nuclear
The Air Film Transporter moves the capsules between
four stations and is designed so that it can be equipped in the future
with a control system for automatically guided transportation. This
application is in a repository deep in the Swedish bedrock.
NUCLEAR WASTE HANDLING
SOLVING has experience
in Nuclear Waste Handling such as handling large casks from one surface to another such as the transport
truck bed (pictured left) matching up with the concrete storage pad and
the use of a "T-bar/bridge" (yellow plate) to provide the continuous
surfaced needed for Air Bearing transport between the two surfaces.
American Solving Inc has supplied
Nuclear Power Plants throughout the United States with Dry Storage Cask
Systems which consists of standard Air Bearing Load Modules. Call SOLVING
today for solutions on your Nuclear Waste Handling Applications.
SOLVING provided a solution for
down-ending containers filled with radio-active material at a Hazardous Waste Handling Center
in Southern Ohio (USA). The application involved dumping and sorting various hazardous material from 10' Diameter containers, standing 10' High and weighing up to 60,000 lbs. This 75,000 lb capacity Upender
/ downender (pictured right) with interchangeable cradles and a stainless steel deck was the right tool for the job.
Air Bearings are a great material
handling tool for moving large casks and containers of nuclear or hazardous waste
from storage to sorting or repacking areas
AMERICAN SOLVING INC
6519 EASTLAND PLAZA
• BROOK PARK, OHIO (USA) 44142