A large parcel company is faced with the question of what to do with their nearly 20-years-old tilt tray sorter system that was becoming increasingly difficult to maintain. As with many aging systems, the acquisition of replacement parts was becoming more expensive and more difficult to secure.
With over 100 tilt tray sorter systems in operation at 20+ large sites, completely replacing each system would cost close to $7 million and over six months to implement. Globe Composite was able to develop a component to fit in the existing system’s metal track and work interchangeably, saving our client $125 million when compared to a complete system overhaul.
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