Enhancing Efficiency and Safety: SEP’s Success with Wilmat’s Die Handler

July 20 2023
Specialised Engineering Products (SEP) is a globally recognized major manufacturing and distribution company that specializes in high-quality sealing devices for virtually all sealing applications.
SEP had a need for tool handling and approached Wilmat for a solution.
𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐬 𝐒𝐨𝐥𝐮𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧:
Wilmat provided the Die Handler, a hand-pushed equipment with battery lift, designed to load/unload tools in and out of presses and onto the tool racking. This solution proved to be highly effective, speeding up the loading and unloading process.
𝐁𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐟𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐓𝐫𝐮𝐜𝐤:
Speed: The Die Handler significantly improved the speed of the loading and unloading process, enhancing overall productivity.
Health and Safety (H&S): The equipment eliminated strain on operators during the loading and unloading process, as it replaces the need for manual pumping of the truck to a height of 3 to 4 feet.
H&S – Tool Removal: The chain mechanism of the Die Handler made it easier and safer to remove tools, especially when they are heated to 160°C.
H&S – Tool Movement: The chain feature also ensured safer movement of tools around the factory.
Operator Satisfaction: This was the first time SEP used Wilmat equipment, and all operators were pleased with the Die Handler’s performance. They use the equipment daily to enhance their workflow.
𝐖𝐢𝐥𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐬 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞:
SEP expressed their satisfaction with Wilmat’s service, especially Marie’s technical problem-solving expertise and guidance on using and applying the equipment.
Capacity: 400kg
Lift Height: 1700mm to the bed
Manual Die Handling Platform: Equipped with a rotation handle that can be used on either side of the bed
Charging: The unit has a built-in charger that can be plugged into a standard 13 amp outlet for charging.
𝐅𝐮𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐤
Wilmat expressed delight in working with SEP and looks forward to continued collaboration in the future.