Resources

From case studies, to fluid mechanic deep dives, to employee spotlights, to general business info, our resources page is the place to find any and all GP Reeves news.
Boats Built Better | Wire Harness Case Study

Boats Built Better | Wire Harness Case Study

As the world progresses into a new technological epoch, many recreational boat manufacturers are seeking ways to incorporate automated reliability into their production lines. A leading marine manufacturer came to GP Reeves seeking a solution to further their marine development with advanced dispensing. We were able to deliver a customized, turnkey, semi-automated dispensing system that allowed for a higher production capacity, increased product quality, and faster assembly efficiencies.

Sustainable Dispensing Materials

Sustainable Dispensing Materials

As the globe increasingly shifts its focus towards sustainable efforts and renewable technology, it’s important to recognize the many ways through which manufacturers can implement environmentally friendly options into their production assembly. One of these ways involves the utilization of biodegradable materials. There are several materials coming to market that provide a biodegradable and compostable method of bonding, sealing, lubricating, and more. GP Reeves can effectively dispense these progressive materials with our advanced dispensing systems, and we can’t wait to see how they’ll help the industry become more eco-friendly!

Custom Solutions From Start to Finish

Custom Solutions From Start to Finish

GP Reeves prides itself on its remarkable ability to solve even the most challenging of material applications. Along with our wide array of innovative standard products, GP Reeves offers custom equipment options and configurations. From a single custom nozzle paired...

GP Reeves: Made in the USA

GP Reeves: Made in the USA

GP Reeves prides itself on its position as an established member of the American supply chain. As this year’s Independence Day approaches, we are grateful to celebrate our ability to manufacture and distribute precision dispensing equipment in the United States.

Why Positive Displacement is the Key to Precision

Why Positive Displacement is the Key to Precision

There are several types of material dispensers available for the manufacturing process. The most common types being positive displacement dispensers and time/pressure dispensers. Both types have their perks, but when it comes to precise dispensing, positive displacement dispensers often take the crown.

Integrating Success

Integrating Success

GP Reeves is proud to work with a variety of integrators to ensure they receive the best dispensing system possible for their unique production needs. From single dispensers to entire robot cells, GP Reeves is happy to help integrators create the best assembly solution for their application.

Advanced Perks of Dispense Automation

Advanced Perks of Dispense Automation

Automation is the process of enabling a machine or assembly line to run self-reliantly, thus dropping the need for human work to carry out a task. Automated dispensing technology from GP Reeves has provided a plethora of automated systems with proven accuracy and reliability to several high profile companies across the globe.

Growing Up with GP Reeves: Meet Josh Hendrick

Growing Up with GP Reeves: Meet Josh Hendrick

Josh Hendrick has been pioneering advancement at GP Reeves for years. Since his first day, he has exemplified servant-leadership with his radical kindness, constant encouragement, and willingness to go the extra mile. Today, Josh works as the Manufacturing Lead and oversees a majority of the GP Reeves assembly team while also managing the company’s project scheduling. He’s known as the GP Reeves Encyclopedia around the shop for his unending knowledge of GP Reeves products and processes – but this knowledge wasn’t gained overnight.

Charging Up Consumerism: Electrifying the Route of Consumer Goods

Charging Up Consumerism: Electrifying the Route of Consumer Goods

65% of growth in the consumer products industry has come from the development of e-commerce in the past few years. GP Reeves has always been adept at propelling customers further into progress, even amidst the demanding challenges of current times. This skilled proficiency in ruthless innovation has been exemplified by GP Reeves’ ability to assist in the development of electric delivery trucks.

The Right Kind of Mess: Preparing Transaxles to do the Dirty Work

The Right Kind of Mess: Preparing Transaxles to do the Dirty Work

Nobody likes to clean up a mess. It causes frustration, downtime, wasted material, expenses, and a loss in production capacity. An integrator came to GP Reeves seeking a solution for an RTV application. The company wanted to apply RTV material to the transaxle housings that would be used to produce John Deere tractors and XUVs. Although these vehicles might do the dirty work, their assemblers shouldn’t have to. 

Material Guide for Production Dispensing

Material Guide for Production Dispensing

GP Reeves has a surplus of experience with a variety of materials. The most common materials we’ve dispensed are outlined in this article as well as some of the precautions taken when working with these materials. If you don’t see a certain material listed, chances are we can still dispense it. Get in touch with us today to see how we can create a custom dispensing solution for you!

Accommodating Advancement: A System for Medical Caster Wheels

Accommodating Advancement: A System for Medical Caster Wheels

Advancement is a huge aspect of medical technology, so when a long time customer came to us asking for a system update, we were happy to comply. Our engineers configured a solution that increased efficiency, established higher safety standards, and led to a greater production capacity.

Progressing with Patents

Progressing with Patents

GP Reeves is known for its determination and constant advancement. Our most recent patent revolutionizes the components of fluid regulators, and will contribute to less downtime, increased production capacity, beneficial cost-savings, and increased revenue created through an elevated warehouse potential. The people at GP Reeves have always prioritized a ruthless dedication to progress, and this focus is only further emphasized with our fluid regulator having integral fluid purge mechanism patent.

Supporting The Trends of The Energy & Renewables Industry

Supporting The Trends of The Energy & Renewables Industry

As contemporary times bring extreme growth and evolvement to the energy and renewable resources industries, it is important to be cognizant of some of the main interests currently gripping this dynamic field. There are three large trends our team has observed within this comprehensive market, and specific ways our facility has identified potential for effective problem-solving by our engineers. Although the industry has additional challenges to approach, these specific priorities can be uniquely addressed by the technological offerings of GP Reeves and our advanced dispensing capabilities. 

50 Years of GP Reeves

50 Years of GP Reeves

This month, GP Reeves is celebrating 50 years of success in the precision dispensing business. The company’s journey has been one of challenges, growth, transformation, and grit. Follow us along as we reflect on the people and events that helped us to reach this incredible milestone!

Case Study: Electric Energy Storage

Case Study: Electric Energy Storage

As the world transitions towards electrified power sources, energy storage is becoming an intensifying clean energy interest. GP Reeves recently had the opportunity to assist in the advancement of energy storage systems as we customized a solution to accurately deliver battery acid into part components for an industrial battery system.

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