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Kalmar accelerates its product development with 5G private network

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, together with Telia and Telia’s partners Digita and Nokia, has implemented a new stand-alone 5G network for its Technology and Competence Centre in Tampere, Finland. In Tampere, Kalmar has the industry’s largest port automation test field and world-class facilities and laboratories for prototyping, simulation, testing, monitoring and optimisation. Thanks to the […]

06/22/2021 - 1:34 PM
News  >  People

Former SC&RA chairman Terry Young dies

Terence Lee Young, former SC&RA chairman of the board and president and CEO of Construction Safety Experts, died on 4 June, after a valiant battle with pancreatic cancer. Headquartered in Cary, North Carolina, USA, Young’s company became a leader in safety training and risk management, providing world-class services to industries that include nuclear, oil and […]

06/22/2021 - 1:47 PM

Riwal launches new My Riwal Parts webshop

Riwal, the aerial work platform and telehandler rental and sales specialist, has launched the new My Riwal Parts webshop for the largest AWP brands. This is the newest edition of the company’s digital solutions and part of the Smart, Easy, Digital programme with which they aim to make their customers’ lives easier. The My Riwal […]

06/22/2021 - 1:45 PM

Yale’s new operator assist lift truck technology

Yale Materials Handling Corporation has launched a suite of operator assistance technologies that warehouses can use to help reinforce lift truck operating best practices. The Yale Reliant solution automatically adjusts lift truck performance based on proximity to pedestrians and obstacles, load weight, equipment status and location-specific rules. The technology is the product of more than […]

06/22/2021 - 1:41 PM
News  >  Awards

Genie Wins 2021 EquipmentWatch awards for Highest Retained Value

EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insight for the heavy equipment industry, has awarded Genie the EquipmentWatch Highest Retained Value Award for articulating boom lifts, telescopic boom lifts, and IC scissor lifts. Additionally, Genie also received the Lowest Cost of Ownership Award for articulating boom lifts. These industry awards leverage third-party, unbiased data […]

06/22/2021 - 1:39 PM

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LHI June 2021

In this month's issue

Featured News

Opinion Pieces

Industry’s Lift Plan

As we raise the profile of our industry, we must continue to elevate safety standards, says Joel Cox. Last year I gave the inaugural Global Lifting Awareness Day my full support and, once again, I will join my colleagues and wider industry in raising the profile of the crane, hoist and rigging sector when #GLAD2021 […]

06/22/2021 - 2:25 PM

The lifting industry needs you

Graduates and military veterans can bring a broad range of skill sets to the Lifting Industry, says Ross Moloney, CEO of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA). Many industries have a skills shortage and this is something that has to be solved to keep the economy growing. In our sector it is a subject we […]

06/8/2021 - 3:23 PM

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