Merge Controller

Overview and Key Concepts

The Merge Controller is an object that can control how different conveyor lanes merge together. Use the merge controller to define a lane release strategy for the merge. A merge controller is generally only used with slug-building conveyors.


For information on events, see the Event Listening page.

The merge controller has the following events:

Event Name

Explain the event. When does the event occur?

It has the following parameters:

Event Parameter Type Explanation
Parameter Name Type Description

Return value (if applicable)


The merge controller does not implement any states.


The merge controller does not track any statistics.

Properties Panels

The Merge Controller uses the following properties panels:


The Merge Controller object uses the following properties:

  • CenterObjects
  • InObjects
  • OutObjects