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Laser Etching Produces Sanitation-Friendly Info Tags

Here’s the thing. Labeling and food handling aren’t always a good mix. The most common methods for affixing information to equipment involves either paper labels or engraved steel tags spot-welded or bolted onto the machinery. Neither is the best idea in certain industries, especially food production and pharmaceuticals. Paper labels can be torn or ripped […]

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How Continuous Improvement Helps Eaglestone Accommodate Growth

When we first opened our doors here in St. Charles, IL, we originally had our office headquarters, parts cutting, machining, welding and assembly teams all in one location. But over time, our business grew and the number of orders increased, so we purchased a nearby facility to house our assembly department and laser and water […]

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Measuring Progress: Eaglestone Acquires New FARO 3D Laser Scanner

We all know the old adage “measure twice, cut once.” But at Eaglestone, we’re all about progress: our new FARO 3D Laser Scanner lets us measure up to 976,000 data points every second! The high-accuracy scanner captures a detailed 3D image of any facility, providing accurate renderings of the space for seamless equipment integration and […]

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Ready to Roll: The Birth of a Conveyor

We just finished production of a high-definition, high-impact video showing the production of an Eaglestone conveyor system, from beginning to end. While our well-designed conveyors may seem simple, building them is anything but. It requires a great deal of work from our team of highly skilled tradesmen. Our family of experienced machinists, welders and assemblers […]

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