Tim Sanders USCC

US Cargo Control to supply Straightpoint load cells

Straightpoint, a Crosby owned company, has appointed lifting and rigging equipment sales specialist, US Cargo Control, as an official supplier.  In addition to providing a large selection of essential lifting and rigging equipment, including wire rope slings, chain slings, polyester round slings, shackles, and more – the online retailer now offers complementary load cell monitoring […]

26/11/2020 - 22:23 pm

Jekko opens German subsidiary

Italian minicranes manufacturer, Jekko, has established a new subsidiary in Germany: the company will be named Jekko Deutschland and will allow a more widespread presence in the German speaking areas. It has been 15 years since the first Jekko  minicrane landed in Germany. From then on, the German market has become increasingly important not least […]

24/11/2020 - 14:41 pm

BKT opens Covid-19 treatment centre at the Bhuj Plant

Off highway tyre specialist BKT has built a contactless Covid-19 treatment centre and E-ICU unit at its plant in Bhuj, India. The centre, which is already operational,  joins the secondary medical assistance services that already exist on the site, employs a doctor and eight healthcare operators and will be responsible for treating workers and their […]

24/11/2020 - 12:41 pm

Raymond expresses gratitude in 2020

In 2020, it was important for The Raymond Corporation to continue focusing on collaborative ways to show support to non-profit and educational organisations while expressing gratitude to those who went above and beyond to help those in need. Raymond and its network of Solutions and Support Centres across North America supported numerous non-profits and educational […]

19/11/2020 - 12:44 pm

Pintsch Bubenzer completes $6million US stock investment

Pintsch Bubenzer USA has invested $6million in brake stock at its New Jersey headquarters, $750k of which is dedicated to an electric motor and gearbox mounted quick-ship program. The investment in product at the company’s US headquarters in Flemington is specifically focused on electric motor and gearbox manufacturers in key target markets such as steel, […]

12/11/2020 - 13:33 pm

Hydra-Slide focuses on growth with rebrand and new website

Hydraulic skidding equipment manufacturer Hydra-Slide Ltd has unveiled a new brand image and website. The concept was developed in collaboration with Chicago-based branding and design firm, Thrive Creative. A vibrant new logo represents a fresh and modern reimagining of the company’s founding identity. The logomark itself is composed of elements that reflect Hydra-Slide’s corporate identity […]

12/11/2020 - 13:12 pm

Jungheinrich pays out Covid bonus to employees worldwide

Jungheinrich is paying its employees worldwide a Covid bonus this year. With this special payment, Jungheinrich thanks its employees for their outstanding performance during the coronavirus crisis and acknowledges the additional burden placed on the workforce by the pandemic. Dr Lars Brzoska, chairman of the board of management of Jungheinrich AG said, “The coronavirus pandemic […]

09/11/2020 - 16:48 pm
Omni Powertrain Technologies

New moniker for Omni as product brands are streamlined

With operations in the USA, China and Italy, Omni has become a recognised global provider for cutting-edge electrical, hydrostatic and mechanical powertrain solutions. To reflect the market and client need for complete solutions, Omni USA, Inc., the parent firm for Omni Gear, RPM Drivelines, GB Transmissions, FloTorq Hydraulics, and Magelec Propulsion, has announced the consolidation […]

28/10/2020 - 15:05 pm

A-SAFE to quadruple inventory at new warehouse

A-SAFE Inc will relocate its warehouse from Elkridge, Maryland to York, Pennsylvania. The sales office will remain in Baltimore, Maryland. The manufacturer of protective guarding for warehouses, distribution centres, manufacturing facilities and other workplace environments, will start the transition at the turn of the year and compete it prior to vacating the old site by […]

27/10/2020 - 13:34 pm

Manitou formalises Neoline partnership to reduce its carbon footprint

Manitou Group has formalised its partnership with the eco-responsible company Neoline, which specialises in maritime transport via roll-on- roll off (ro-ro) cargo ships. By signing this contract, the group accelerates its ecological transition by choosing a solution that drastically reduces the environmental impact of its exports to the United States. This collaboration between Manitou Group […]

26/10/2020 - 10:09 am

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