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Gorbel named a fastest growing company

Gorbel has earned a spot on this year’s list of Top 100 list of fastest-growing, privately owned companies in the Rochester and Finger Lakes region of New York, USA. The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce revealed the 37th annual Top 100 rankings at an awards celebration on 2 November where Gorbel achieved the 61st spot […]

07/11/2023 - 16:18 pm

Mazzella Companies acquires Midco Companies

Mazzella has acquired Midco Companies. This acquisition further strengthens Mazzella’s footprint in Texas and the Gulf Coast region and reinforces Mazzella’s commitment to be a single source for wire rope and rigging products, engineered lifting solutions, overhead cranes, and inspection and training services. Midco Companies was founded in 1976 to supply quality wire rope, chain, […]

07/11/2023 - 16:15 pm

Todd Stewart joins Bishop Lifting

Bishop Lifting, an above and below-the-hook solutions company with more than 45 branches across the USA, has appointed Todd Stewart as national business development manager for the crane and infrastructure markets.  Stewart recently joined Bishop Lifting after many years of experience in the industry at Wireco, and most recently with Verope. Stewart will work with […]

01/11/2023 - 13:52 pm

Hyster-Yale report higher revenues and profit in Q3

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc has reported that third-quarter 2023 lift truck revenues increased 19% to $1001.2 million over 2022 the same period in 2022 while consolidated unit shipments increased 5% to 25,700. Revenue growth was led by a significant increase in Americas unit and parts volumes combined with the favourable effect of previously implemented price […]

01/11/2023 - 13:26 pm

Kito Crosby unveils new corporate brand

Kito Crosby, a global leader of the lifting and securement industry,  has launched its new, unified corporate brand. The strategic business combination of Kito Corporation and The Crosby Group, announced in January this year, has combined the expertise and heritage of two industry leaders, creating a stronger organisation equipped to further drive innovation and elevate […]

16/10/2023 - 12:32 pm

RSS names Coleman as Heathrow depot manager

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has named Sophie Coleman manager of its Heathrow depot. Coleman joined the company 14 years ago, at the age of 16, as an administrator before being promoted to sales and hire coordinator, based in Pyle, South Wales. She relocated to London in 2019 to take an office manager’s position; […]

09/10/2023 - 14:35 pm

Jungheinrich officially opens its new plant in the Czech Republic

Jungheinrich has inaugurated its newest plant for the production of material handling equipment in Chomutov (Czech Republic). In future, the company will turn the 37,000sqm site located about 85km northwest of Prague into the centre of its reach truck production. More than 350 new jobs will be created as part of the 60-million-euro project. Back […]

09/10/2023 - 14:05 pm
News  >  Awards

Opex Infinity warehouse automation solution wins in robotics category  

Opex Corporation, a global leader in next generation automation providing solutions for warehouse, document and mail automation, has won a Gold 2023 Merit Award for technology in the category of Robotics for the company’s Infinity automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS). The Infinity AS/RS is an advanced goods-to-person (G2P) technology solution for warehouse automation. Designed […]

04/10/2023 - 16:56 pm

LTM names Price managing director

Lift Turn Move Ltd (LTM) has promoted Robert Price to managing director of the Wirral, UK-based supplier of lifting and rigging equipment to the industrial and entertainment markets, reporting directly to the board of directors. Price, previously general manager and, before that, head of sales, will lead the ongoing growth of the business, following the […]

26/09/2023 - 14:01 pm

Caldwell boosts inventory to serve distributor demands

“In-stock inventory matters in our industry,” said Doug Stitt, president and CEO at The Caldwell Group Inc, “and Caldwell is responding to serve distributors better.” Caldwell recently increased in-stock inventory levels on more than 400 of the company’s best-selling items and has given the go-ahead for manufacturer representatives and inside sales teams to begin sharing […]

26/09/2023 - 13:50 pm

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