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Overhead Conveyor Systems

The principle of overhead chain conveyors is that they utilise a continuous powered chain running in a track. Fitted to the chain at regular intervals are single pendants from which the products to be carried are suspended either directly or by means of load-bars or purpose made carriers.

Overhead Conveyors

Automated Floor Conveyor Systems

Amber Automation has a range of floor conveyors which can be used to transport and accumulate cartons, totes and other unit loads. These conveyors are used to transport and hold product for release to other work stations or into a sortation conveyor system. Floor conveyors are available in either...

Floor Conveyors

Belt Bends

Amber Automation can supply both standard and non-standard belt conveyors. The standard range of Amber Automation belt conveyors include horizontal, incline, decline and flighted types to suit most applications handling most types of product for light or heavy duty applications...

Belt Bends

Conveyor Modules

Amber Conveyors is the division of Amber Industries Ltd that manufactures and supplies an extensive range of individual conveyor units or modules. From its factory in Oldham, Greater Manchester it supplies Gravity and Lineshaft conveyor modules...

Conveyor Modules

Services & Spares

With its own team of skilled installation and service engineers, supplemented by a nationwide network of professional site services contractors, Amber Industries Limited.Maintenance & Services offers the full complement of support services needed to ensure minimum downtime and the maximum...

Services & Spares

UK Conveyor Systems Specialists & Manufacturers

Conveyors are Amber Industries business. We know conveyors and have designed and manufactured conveyors and conveyor systems for numerous varied applications. We have the products and the organisational capability to provide conveyors and material handling solutions from simple belt conveyors and roller conveyors through to complex integrated conveyor systems including: overhead conveyors, power & free conveyors, inverted chain conveyors, floor conveyors, tote and unit load conveyors, line-shaft conveyors, ZLP conveyors, accumulation conveyors, pallet handling conveyors, incline belt conveyors and curved and spiral conveyors. All our conveyors are manufactured in the UK to rigorous quality standards and are designed with the customers individual requirements in mind using the latest 3D CAD software packages. Conveyor control systems’ architecture and software is done by our in house conveyor control systems engineers and programmers. Installation and commissioning of our conveyors can be undertaken by our highly trained team of site technicians.

  • June 22 2017

    AMBERAUTOMATION LINESHAFT AND ZERO LINE PRESSURE CONVEYOR PRODUCTS / SYSTEMS

    The amberautomation division of Amber Industries Ltd specialises in floor conveyor systems, configured precisely to match the clients requirements.

    AMBERAUTOMATION LINESHAFT AND ZERO LINE PRESSURE CONVEYOR PRODUCTS / SYSTEMS
  • May 2 2017

    Introducing Live Chat For Extra Communication

    As part of our updated customer services team developments, we have introduced a live chat system to our UK based website. This is allowing our website visitors to have an additional direct communication method with instant responses during normal office hours.

    Introducing Live Chat For Extra Communication
  • Apr 3 2017

    Introducing Intralogistics Belt Bend Curves - The TS-TR100

    Gramac Quartz Belt Bends: designed to smoothly change the travel direction of products within high speed handling systems. Gramac Quartz is the division of Amber Industries Ltd which has specialised for over 30 years in the manufacture of Belt Bends for many different applications and combinations of load duty, arc and width formats. Its TS-TR100 range of belt bends have been purposely designed for incorporation into the most demanding a handling environments.

    Introducing Intralogistics Belt Bend Curves - The TS-TR100
  • Mar 22 2017

    Amber Industries - Surface World

    Surface World 2017 was the UK’s only event dedicated to the surface treatment, product finishing and coatings industry. It provided a major showcase for the latest technology and developments in this important and expanding area. Surface World Live 2017 was bigger and better than ever before, with new and existing exhibitors including many top names in the surface finishing industry offering a wealth of experience all under one roof.

  • Mar 14 2017

    MCM Overhead Conveyors Modular Designs

    The MCM Conveyors division of Amber Industries Ltd developed and manufactures its own comprehensive and high quality range of light, medium and heavy duty overhead conveyor systems. The modular design of these systems, combined with a range of standard accessories such as a selection of different radii horizontal and vertical bends, spinners, indexers, automatic load - unload units etc., enables them to be easily configured to suit the most complex routing and layout requirements of any manufacturing and assembly processes. Installation is quick and easy and the modular design also allows later extensions and system rearrangements to be undertaken.

    MCM Overhead Conveyors Modular Designs
  • Feb 7 2017

    New Amber Industries Website Launched In German

    Amber Industries are pleased to announce the launch of an German language website specifically aimed at the largest economy in Europe after the UK. You will find our new website on www.amberindustries.de. The new site has extensive content including full product range details technical resources, a dedicated maintenance section including products, conveyor options and our research and development activities.

    New Amber Industries Website Launched In German

Overhead Conveyor Systems

'MCM's overhead conveyor systems have for over 40 years been used to improve the operational capacity and efficiency of many and varied types of industrial and manufacturing facilities. By the nature of their design and construction overhead conveyor systems enable the optimisation of available factory floor space. MCM’s wide range of overhead conveyor systems are used for many materials handling operations including; assembly lines, storage facilities, component distribution, waste removal, and surface finishing processes, e.g. shot-blasting, cleaning and de-greasing, painting, powder coating, plating and high temperature baking etc.

Our overhead conveyor systems are frequently found working in such industries as: automotive manufacturers, automotive component suppliers, commercial vehicles, construction and municipal plant, agricultural equipment, white and brown goods, abattoirs and meat processing plant and sometimes in more unusual settings like museum displays, exhibition displays and shop windows. Overhead conveyor systems area a highly versatile method of moving products and materials and their modular construction means they can readily be configured to a large variety of applications.

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Floor Conveyor Systems

‘Floor Conveyors’ and ‘Floor Conveyor Systems’ are all-encompassing terms used in the Materials Handling industry to cover a large range of types of conveyor systems and conveyor equipment, the common element being that they are generally mounted directly on the floors within buildings.

Some of the more commonly used types of floor conveyors and floor conveyor systems are: gravity roller conveyors and skatewheel conveyors, flexible roller conveyors, ball table transfer units, powered roller conveyor systems, accumulation conveyors, belt conveyors & belt conveyor systems, plastic modular belt conveyors, assembly line conveyor systems, picking line conveyors, tote conveyor systems, case & carton conveyor systems, incline conveyors & mezzanine floor conveyors, inter-floor conveyor systems, heavy duty powered roller conveyors, pallet handling equipment and pallet conveyor systems, production line conveyor systems, industrial conveyors, chain conveyors, slat conveyors, shuttle car conveyors, in-floor conveyor systems, towline conveyors, power bend conveyors, spiral conveyors & elevators / lowerators.

Within the field of transporting, moving and handling materials and products floor conveyor systems have a vast number of applications. Big users of floor conveyor systems are the logistics and distribution industry, warehouses, e-commerce fulfilment centre, parcel handling depots, the printing and packaging industry, the food processing and drinks industry, and many other manufacturing industries such as automotive, white goods, etc.

Whether it’s a simple floor conveyor layout or a fully integrated floor conveyor system within a production or intralogistics facility Amber Automation has the expertise to design, develop and implement a bespoke floor conveyor system to exactly meet your business needs. Amber Automation’s team of experienced conveyor and control systems engineers will select the most appropriate conveyor technology to achieve the objective. They will not only use our own range of conveyors UK manufactured conveyor equipment but also use other suitable products available on the market.

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Belt Bends

Belt bends, belt curves, belt curve conveyors, belt turns, power bends, power curves, power turns, belt bend conveyors, curved belt conveyors, powered belt bends, powered belt bend conveyors, powered belt curves, powered belt curve conveyors, powered belt turns, spiral curves, spiral incline conveyors, spiral decline conveyors are all terms used to describe the same piece of equipment. Within this website we use the terms: belt bends or belt curves which are the most commonly used English terms. In other languages the commonly used terms are:

Essentially belt bends are curved belt conveyors which enable the smooth change in direction of travel of a conveyed object whilst maintaining its orientation relative to the direction of travel. Amber Industries Ltd manufactures belt bends in the United Kingdom under the highly respected Gramac Quartz brand name.

The name ‘Gramac Quartz’ is synonymous with the unsurpassed reliability of its products and their ability to keep on providing top class performance and longevity under the most demanding operation conditions and the toughest of environments, e.g. extremes of temperature, humidity and airborne dust. A large range of ‘standard footprint’ belt bends are available, however by investing in the latest technology Gramac Quartz’s design and manufacturing processes have the in-built flexibility and responsiveness to enable almost any ‘bespoke footprint’ belt bend to be offered to meet customer’s unique requirements.

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Conveyor Units & Conveyor Modules

Single conveyor modules or conveyor units are the building blocks of an integrated conveyor system. Amber Conveyors is the division of Amber Industries ltd that offers a broad portfolio of separate high quality belt and roller conveyor modules to a diverse client base ranging from small re-sellers and integrators through to blue chips operating in the intra-logistics, parcel handling and e-commerce sectors.

From its UK manufacturing facility in Greater Manchester the company has developed and now supplies gravity, lineshaft & ZLP roller conveyor modules, pallet conveyor and heavy duty powered roller conveyor modules, belt and mezzanine floor conveyor units and a selection of mobile conveyor units predominantly for the parcel handling and e-commerce industries.

An overview of the range conveyor modules / units available is shown in the Conveyor Modules section of this website. Alternatively you can download one of the product brochures for more detailed information.

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Some Of Our Conveyor System Clients



Amber Industries Limited | Amber House | Crompton Street | Chadderton | Oldham | United Kingdom | OL9 9AA | UK

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