Sunlight Group grows battery production capacity

Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems (Sunlight Group), a technology company specialising in industrial mobility and energy storage systems, is expanding its lead-acid production capacity to 9GWh per year. Investments amount to 100m euros and ramp-up the company’s lead-acid output to establish Sunlight as what is believed to be the largest producer of lead-acid motive power […]

14/09/2022 - 14:01 pm

Giving a lift to Veterans’ Day

Carolina Handling is the exclusive Raymond Solutions and support centre in the Southeast of the USA for North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Florida’s Central time zone territory. On 10 October the company will attempt to create the world’s largest pallet painting when it hosts The Patriotic Pallet Project at Greenville Downtown Airport in […]

14/09/2022 - 13:30 pm

Narrow Aisle makes further commitment to US forklift market

Following the announcement in June of a significant investment in its distribution capacity across the USA, South and Central America, Narrow Aisle Ltd – the UK-based manufacturer of Flexi Truck space-saving intralogistics solutions – has made a further major financial commitment to the US market that will see production output from the company’s facility in […]

13/09/2022 - 11:35 am

Narrow Aisle focuses on sustainability

Narrow Aisle Ltd – the VNA materials handling solutions specialist – recently hosted a series of distributor open days at its UK Flexi Truck manufacturing plant in Great Bridge, West Midlands. Attended by some 150 visitors, the three open days gave guests the opportunity to see some of the recent additions to the Flexi Truck […]

09/08/2022 - 17:05 pm

Goscor Access Solutions appointed as new Southern African Unic Cranes Dealer

The latest addition to the Unic Cranes Europe dealer network sees Goscor Access Solutions take on exclusive distribution across Southern Africa. As part of their appointment, the company has taken delivery of seven new UNIC Mini Spider Cranes from European Master Dealer, Unic Cranes Europe. The company has purchased three battery powered Unic ECO-295 mini […]

18/07/2022 - 14:46 pm

Eagle Platforms is the latest IPAF Sustaining Member

Eagle Platforms has become the latest Sustaining Member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), making it the first UK-headquartered rental and training company in a growing list that includes Alimak, AON (formerly Henderson Insurance Brokers), APEX, Haulotte and Riwal. With headquarters in Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Eagle Platforms provides powered access machine hire and […]

18/07/2022 - 14:37 pm

Haulotte Iberica and Mainsa Plataformas in refurbishment programme

Mainsa Plataformas, a leading Spanish rental company based in Heras, Cantabria, works with Haulotte Iberica to give a second life to its equipment. The refurbishment has started with three machines and will continue in the coming months with more Haulotte models. The Haulotte Spanish subsidiary started their second life project in May with a H12 […]

18/07/2022 - 11:47 am

New mobile training centre lets companies assess and train operators anywhere  

CM Labs Simulations, the developer of Vortex training simulators, has announced the North American release of a mobile training centre designed to give companies and training institutions the flexibility to offer training and assessment anywhere. The Mobile Training Center can offer an on-site presence that reduces team displacement and job site disruption. For community colleges […]

13/07/2022 - 14:57 pm

AlmaCrawler appoints Maltese distributor.

AlmaCrawler and Genovese Umberto SRL, a historic company from Syracuse, signed an agreement for Genovese Umberto to distribute AlmaCrawler platforms in Malta after purchasing several platforms for the Italian rental fleet. Genovese Umberto has been operating nationally and internationally in the spare parts sector for commercial and industrial vehicles for over 60 years. Over time, […]

13/07/2022 - 12:55 pm

Haulotte gets aboard the circular economy

Europe’s leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms is launching Restart by Haulotte: believed to be the first manufacturer’s programme dedicated to the reconditioning of used aerial work platforms in Europe. This new model confirms the Group’s commitment to a more sustainable development. The Restart by Haulotte programme was designed to meet the growing demand for […]

11/07/2022 - 16:23 pm

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