Konecranes acquires Munck Cranes’ industrial crane service business

Konecranes has acquired the industrial crane service operations of Norway’s Munck Cranes AS, giving it access to new customers and a large installed base of Munck’s industrial cranes in Norway and beyond. Munck Cranes AS is a well-recognised industrial crane and crane service provider in Norway with international component export operations. For almost 100 years, […]

21/06/2023 - 14:26 pm

Leguan Lifts expands production capacity

Leguan Lifts Oy, a manufacturer of spider lifts has announced the successful restructuring of their assembly process. This strategic move signals a significant step towards enhancing production efficiency and expanding Leguan Lifts’ capacity for future growth. As one of the fastest growing spider lift manufacturers in the world, Leguan Lifts has continuously demonstrated their commitment […]

20/06/2023 - 16:24 pm

Jungheinrich starts production at Chomutov plant

Jungheinrich has started production at its new plant in Chomutov, Czechia. Following a construction period of around ten months, an ETV 216i reach truck became the first unit to roll off the production line on 6 June. Thanks to the new site, which has an area of around 37,000sqm, more than 350 new jobs will […]

16/06/2023 - 08:51 am

EQSS celebrates 10,000th OverWatch milestone

Equipment Safety Systems (EQSS) is celebrating the delivery of its 10,000th OverWatch, the secondary guarding solution for scissor lifts. OverWatch is a device that monitors the operator’s position and stops the machine if the operator becomes at risk of being crushed against the scissor lift controls. To recognize the support of the industry in reaching […]

16/06/2023 - 07:33 am

Raymond celebrates forklift operators for National Forklift Safety Day

As National Forklift Safety Day (NFSD) approaches, The Raymond Corporation, designer and manufacturer of intelligent intralogistics solutions and advanced material handling products, extends its thanks to and celebrates the thousands of forklift operators who work at every point along the global supply chain. “For more than 100 years, we’ve developed innovative tools and technologies that […]

12/06/2023 - 16:01 pm

Sinoboom celebrates 15th Anniversary with series of lively events

From 10-11 May 2023, Sinoboom staged a series of vibrant events in their home city of Changsha, China, to mark the milestone of its 15th Anniversary. Over the two days, over 1000 Sinoboom staff and partners joined in the diverse activities. On May 10, a Global Partners Summit was held under the theme ‘Prepared to […]

23/05/2023 - 16:41 pm

Jungheinrich Annual General Meeting 2023

At Jungheinrich’s Annual General Meeting on 11 March the company reported on a challenging but, very successful 2022 financial year. A dividend of 0.68 euro per preferred share and 0.66 euro per ordinary share was proposed. Chairman of the board of management Dr Lars Brzoska looked back on the successful 2022 financial year – a […]

17/05/2023 - 13:25 pm

Haulotte Italia and Haulotte Iberica obtain triple ISO certification

Haulotte Italia and Haulotte Iberica subsidiaries have obtained the triple certification ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018. In just one year, the two subsidiaries obtained their certificates, a very short time considering the work done on process improvement. The Group is accelerating its operational excellence strategy to improve customer satisfaction, ensure the health and […]

16/05/2023 - 19:10 pm

All-female JLG delegation attends IPAF Summit and IAPA

JLG Industries, Inc is sending an all-female delegation to the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Summit and IAPA on 19-20 April to highlight its support of diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEI&B) in the workplace. Led by Tjitske Van Hellemond (managing director commercial EMEAI, the Netherlands), the eight-strong multinational delegation includes a keynote speaker for […]

18/04/2023 - 07:15 am

Surge in demand for LTM’s GIS electric chain hoist

GIS-owned Lift Turn Move Ltd’s (LTM) single-phase electric chain hoist series is being widely used, in numerous markets. The GIS GP single-phase series includes the GP250/500 and GP1000 models, which have a lifting capacity range of 125Kg to 2000Kg and are available in both 110V and 220V options. With a higher duty rating than the […]

17/04/2023 - 10:52 am

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