FlowTube: A Manufacturing, assembly, material handling and Lean Manufacturing solution
FlowTube is a simple and reusable system made up of steel tubes, quick assembly joints and accessories, which enable the design and build of a wide variety of custom designed structures to aid storage and material handling.
FlowTube is an extremely versatile product used for many applications in manufacturing, material handling and logistics.Customised structures can be designed and built to address the requirements of any application.
FlowTube supports continuous improvement in the following ways:
Find out more about the benefits of FlowTube.
|Tubes - Wide range available||Metal Joints / Plastic Joints & Components||Accessories|
|Flow Racking, Gravity Flow Racks, FIFO||Lineside Order Picking||Assembly Lines|
|Work Benches / Lean Manufacturing Work Benches||Work Stations / Lean Manufacturing Work Stations||Multi Function Work Station|
|Trolleys / Carts||Tool Trolleys /
|Mobile Storage Trolley|
|Storage Shelving||Pigeon Hole Dunnage Bags||Display Stands / Notice
|Tables||Part Stands||Bespoke Solutions|
|Stage System||School stage with Ramp||Banner Frame System|
Using FlowTube you can simplify processes, improve worker productivity and decrease both initial and working costs. Direct savings include: reduced cycle time, increased throughput and reduced equipment footprint. Indirect savings include: reduction in lost work hours due to ergonomic design, better employee engagement due to involvement in design and continuous improvement projects. More information can be found on the benefits of FlowTube page.
FlowTube is used in a wide variety of situations; manufacturing, assembly, material handling and distribution as well as many commercial applications. Selected FlowTube applications are listed in the right column and all applications are listed in the FlowTube Applications page.
Full information about how to design and build FlowTube structures is available on this site or to download. For more detailed information on the FlowTube system including; options, safe working loads, detailed assembly instructions and design tips, please visit the FlowTube Assembly Guide page.
FlowTube structures are built using three main types of components:
FlowTube applications and FlowTube specifications
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our new FlowTube
Catalogue - Jan 2016
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|Click here to download our 43mm Aluminium Tube Catalogue||Click here to download
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|FlowTube chosen for the Toyota European Training School by Toyota, pioneers of Lean Manufacturing|
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