Recent Installations

FROMM is the trusted packaging brand in Australia with over 70 years’ global experience in developing a broad range of manual and automatic packaging equipment including; stretch wrapping, carton taping and strapping for manufacturing and distribution industries.  

We have the proven knowledge to design market leading packaging solutions for your business. Below is a range of different automatic inline machine installations we have designed, manufactured and installed. They will give you a great insight in the process, costs and the benefits our customers receive.  

 

  • Automated Wrapping system Beverage Distribution cover

    Automated Wrapping System for Beverage Distribution Warehouse

    This installation was an Australian first in the Distribution and Logistics market with two wrapping heads operating at the same time securing a pallet efficiently with very high throughput. Downtime caused by roll changes can be done conveniently and quickly with minimal operator interaction reducing potential risks.

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    Automated Strapping System for 3PL Warehouse

    Fromm Packaging installed a stretch wrapping station for a new 3PL warehouse.  During the scope of works our technicians worked closely with the customer to determine their needs to ensure the machine was built to meet their requirements. The stretch wrapping station needed to accommodate a wide range of pallet heights and styles such as fragile loads, mixed loads and tall loads.

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    Pallet Wrapping System for large retail chain

    Our customer is a large Australian retail chain and manage a busy warehouse. The warehouse staff are constantly unloading shipping containers, storing product and then pick and pack distribution via pallets. The loads are assembled from a pick list and are usually irregular shapes. Some inboard to the pallet, some outboard. Some loads are heavy and stable, others light and unstable. Our customer wanted an uplift in the number of pallets they distribute each day, improved pallet stabilization and were seeking a wrapping system that required little to no human interaction.

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  • Wrapping system oversized pallets cover

    Stretch Wrapping System for over sized pallets

    Our customer is a leading plastic film and laminate manufacturer and would often wrap oversized rectangle shaped or extra high pallets by hand. Fromm designed the SMH-SPL Wrapping Machine to accommodate not only the standard 1156 x 1156mm pallet but also up to and including 1200 x 3200mm. Wrapping the pallets with the Fromm SMH-SPL Wrapping Machine gave the customer confidence that the products would appear consistent and withstand rigorous shipping conditions.  

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  • Automated strapping system bricks

    Automated Inline Strapping System for Brick Manufacturer - October 2016

    Fromm Packaging designed and installed two new strapping stations that will revolutionise the way strap coils are managed and changed in the brick manufacturing industry. The strapping track needed to be free of contamination and brick impediments that could cause damage. Fromm Packaging engineered a system to allow debris to seamlessly fall to the ground rather than collect in the track to reduce downtime and product failure. The customer wanted to remove the manual lifting process of changing around 200 strap coils per month. Fromm Packaging engineered new automated strap dispensers and moved to jumbo 16,000m strapping coils reducing downtime between each coil change.

     

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  • Hay wrapping line

    Automatic Inline Wrapping System for Australian Hay Exporter - September 2016

    Our customer is a family owned and operated hay farming business located in Western Australia. They produce 30,000 tons of hay per year and export it throughout the Asian markets. They required an automatic inline wrapping solution for non-palletised hay that could withstand export shipping environments.

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  • Automated Strapping system plasterboard

    Automatic Inline Strapping System for Plasterboard Manufacturer - September 2016

    Our client is a manufacturer and distributor of plasterboard in NSW. They had an automatic strapping system on site which was rendered redundant by a competing supplier due to the lack of spares and support. Staff had been strapping by hand for some months resulting in increased labour costs, time and no direct control over packaging integrity.

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  • Wrapping system water bottles

    Stretch Wrapping System for Water Bottle Manufacturer - August 2016

    Our client is a manufacturer of bottled water and processes high quality bottled water in a demanding beverage market. A stretch wrapping machine was required to under wrap the pallet for load security, whilst keeping up production demands. Fromm Australia were asked to install the system at short notice when a suitable down time window opened.

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  • Orbital Wrapping system pipe

    Orbital Wrapping System for Pipe Manufacturer - May 2016

    Our customer is a manufacturer of small diameter pipe. Historically the pipe was bundled into orders and strapped at both ends prior to dispatch to its final destination. Due to market demand for better presentation, less transit damage and subsequent returns, the customer discussed their options with Fromm.

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  • Semi-automatic strapping solution metal fabricators

    Semi Automatic Strapping Solution for Metal Fabricator - May 2016

    A leading steel extrusions manufacturer needed a new strapping machine to adapt to the current production with the ability to easily transform and modify as the business grows. Fromm Australia engineered a strapping system including a Fromm MH600 strapping head and an automatic bearer application.

     

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  • Stretch wrapping line

    Automatic Inline Turntable Pallet Wrapping System for the Distribution Industry - April 2016

    This distribution company had an existing conveyor line which passed through a semi-automatic wrapping station, requiring significant human interaction on the production floor. Fromm Australia conducted a full review of their process, taking into account human error and safety risks, with a view to automate the process where practical and possible.

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  • Horizontal Wrapping Machine metal fabrication

    Automatic Inline Orbital Wrapping System for Metal Fabricator - April 2016

    Fromm Australia recently installed an orbital wrapping machine with twin wrapping heads.  Our client needed a wrapping machine and reliable packaging film that could wrap products quickly, protect the products during transit and ultimately reduce the number of packaged goods available inventory.

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  • Automatic strapping and wrapping machine

    Turnkey Packaging Line for a Metal Fabricator - January 2016

    Our client is a manufacturer of aluminium extrusions, has experienced a recent increase in demand, putting pressure on the logistics & distribution side of their business. Their packaging process was a completely manual operation, requiring significant human interaction on the production floor. Fromm Australia reviewed their entire packaging process, taking into account human error and safety risks, with a view to automate the wrapping and strapping processes.

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  • Pallet wrapping automated line can manufacturer

    Automatic Inline Pallet Wrapping Machine for Can Manufacturer - December 2015

    Our customer is a manufacturer of steel cans used for food products, such as baby formula, and process high quantities of 3m high pallets. With rising demand around the world for Australian canned foods (particularly in China as a result of the baby formula shortage) our customer needed to update their existing packaging line to cope with the increase in orders.

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  • Pallet wrapping automated line wire and fencing

    Automatic Inline Pallet Wrapping System for Wire and Fence Manufacturer - December 2015

    Our client is a manufacturer of fencing and wire products and required a turn key wrapping solution for unstable wire bundles on pallets. Wrapping and palletising wire bundles can cause major safety concerns when wrapping by hand, with many sharp edges & pieces of wire for employees to injure themselves on. In order to reduce these safety concerns, our customer wanted to eliminate human interaction within the packaging process.

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  • Automatic Inline Wrapping System for Paint Manufacturer - December 2015

    Our customer, a leading manufacturer of paint, had two process lines feeding out onto a single pick up point where the tins or drums of paint were removed by forklift and taken to a wrapping area prior to transport. Due to its location pallets of paint had already shifted prior to being wrapped and the customer was experiencing claims and excess returns.

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  • Automated wrapping line cover

    Turnkey Packaging Line for Dairy Distributor - November 2015

    Fromm Australia recently worked with a dairy distributor to increase automation and throughput in the cold store area. Cold store distribution is generally a large-scale operation and is particularly labor intensive & difficult to automate. Fromm Australia designed and installed an in-line automatic stretch wrapping system complete with pallet dispenser, separate re-work infeed, staging area, pallet wrapping machine, conveyor lowering (for walkie truck access) and safety systems to category three standards.

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  • Automatic strapping system fibreboard

    Automatic Inline Strapping System for Fibreboard Distribution Centre - March 2015

    Our customer distributes high quantities of fibreboard to a number of remote centres around Australia, as well as customer specific orders which can vary in size & shape. Our customer had a number of specific requirements for their packaging line, such as early morning and late afternoon peaks in activity. They needed a solution that could handle intense peaks by maintaining workload efficiently and packaging consistency.

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