Southern Conveyor Systems: Partnering for Peak Performance with Lafayette Engineering

At Southern Conveyor Systems, we’re dedicated to providing our clients with the best possible material handling solutions. That’s why we’re proud to partner with Lafayette Engineering, a company that shares our commitment to excellence in automation and material handling

A Legacy of Expertise

For over 30 years, Lafayette Engineering has established itself as a leader in the industry. Their team of experienced engineers boasts a deep understanding of automation processes and the intricacies of material handling systems. This expertise translates into efficient, reliable solutions that streamline your operations and boost your bottom line.

Synergy that Drives Success

The merger between Southern Conveyor Systems and Lafayette Engineering in 2017 created a powerhouse of material handling knowledge. By combining our resources and expertise, we can offer clients a wider range of services and even more comprehensive solutions.

Here’s a glimpse into what this partnership brings to the table:

  • Unmatched System Design and Integration: Lafayette Engineering’s engineering prowess combined with Southern Conveyor Systems’ in-depth knowledge of conveyor systems creates a dream team for designing and integrating seamless automation solutions.
  • Local Support with National Reach: With Southern Conveyor Systems’ presence in Kentucky and Lafayette Engineering’s established network across the country, clients benefit from both local responsiveness and the backing of a nationwide organization.
  • Expert Parts and Maintenance: Southern Conveyor Systems’ extensive parts inventory and expertise in conveyor maintenance, coupled with Lafayette Engineering’s broader knowledge of automation systems, ensures you have a reliable partner to keep your operation running smoothly.

Why Choose Southern Conveyor Systems and Lafayette Engineering?

When you choose Southern Conveyor Systems and Lafayette Engineering as your partners in automation and material handling, you gain:

  • Experience: Benefit from the combined expertise of two industry leaders.
  • Comprehensiveness: Get a single source for design, integration, parts, and maintenance.
  • Scalability: Our combined resources allow us to handle projects of all sizes.
  • Peace of Mind: Trust that your material handling system is designed, built, and maintained by the best in the business.

Ready to Take Your Operations to the Next Level?

Contact Southern Conveyor Systems today to learn how our partnership with Lafayette Engineering can help you achieve peak performance in your automation and material handling endeavors. Let’s work together to design a solution that optimizes your workflow and propels your business forward.


LaFayette Engineering, Inc. is an electrical controls company headquarters based out of Danville, Kentucky. Our primary business is the design and installation of controls for conveyor systems, including high-speed case sortation. LaFayette Engineering maintains the technical capabilities and range of expertise that you may have come to expect only from very large engineering firms, combined with the flexibility, adaptability and affordable personal service that only a small engineering firm can provide.

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In August 2017, LaFayette took its first steps in being a nationwide company. We had already developed a group of employees in the area, who created a team atmosphere, we just needed an office location. Since the day the west coast office opened its priority was to service the greater Los Angeles area and continues to do so to this day.

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New Jersey

With our goal to offer services from coast to coast, in 2017, Lafayette Engineering joined forces with Century Conveyor a 30+ year old company. Century Conveyor is a material handling system integration specialists company located in South Plainfield, New Jersey. Adding Century Conveyor to the Lafayette Team not only provided customers in the New York City area with remote support from Kentucky but emergency hands on service team from the Century office.

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