An exciting new children’s book has been launched just in time for Christmas. Collaboration between forklift manufacturer Combilift and award-winning Irish author Emer Conlon has resulted in ‘The Forklifts and their Secret Superpowers,’ which depicts the main Combilift products as cartoon characters. The combination of a children’s book and one of the largest indigenous companies […]
Doosan has launched the NXE Series, a versatile range of four-wheel electric counterbalance forklift trucks suited to the needs of the small-to-medium size enterprise (SME), or where occasional usage or light duties are the norm. This electric equivalent of Doosan’s ‘value’ GX IC engine range, offers all the advantages of electric power in a series […]
The RX 60 electric forklift truck with a load capacity of 3.5 to 5t is the latest member of Still’s RX 60 family. For the first time, customers who primarily handle loads indoors, but also have to transport heavy loads outdoors, can also benefit from the electrifying advantages of the RX 60 series. In addition […]
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has launched a containerised ChargePod solution for electrically powered forklift trucks. The solution addresses growing customer demand for cost-effective mobile outdoor charging solutions and is suitable for customers such as sawmills, where large parts of the operations are outside, meaning that space is at a premium. The Kalmar ChargePod provides a […]
Yale Materials Handling Corporation breaks new ground with factory integrated, high-voltage lithium-ion power in 15,500 to 19,000lb capacity sit-down counterbalanced lift trucks. The Yale ERP155-170SVNL, ERP175VNL36 and ERP190VNL provide a zero-emission alternative with performance comparable to an internal combustion engine in high-capacity indoor and outdoor applications. “Environmental considerations are an increasingly important focus for all […]
AutoGuide Mobile Robots has launched a fully autonomous mobile robot designed to automate racking and picking operations at high bay warehouses. The new AutoGuide Max-N High Bay is an autonomous counterbalanced forklift that can travel up to 4mph and lift 2400lb payloads up to 36ft high. The Max-N High Bay works seamlessly with existing warehouse […]
In 1993 Handling Specialty acquired the manufacturing rights to the Forklift Service platform called Excalibur. This unit is suitable for warehouses and factories, which employ a number of forklifts. The ability to service and maintain your own fleet of forklift trucks is a valuable resource when running an efficient operation. The Excalibur reduces downtime by […]
Pyroban has launched Blue EX Spot, a driving path warning system for ATEX compliant lift trucks operating in Zone 1, 2, 21 and 22 hazardous areas. One light covers all Zones. “Blue EX Spot is an off-the-shelf explosion proof blue spot light that can be fitted to any existing Pyroban equipment already working in the […]
WAI Global, a global parts manufacturer for the heavy duty, agricultural, automotive, industrial, and power sports aftermarket, designs a complete line of starters suitable for forklift trucks. WAI says that its range responds to the ever-changing needs of its customers in the forklift market. The starters and alternators are tested to OEM specifications and include […]
Ausa has introduced five new machines to its range completing the manufacturer’s catalogue of compact all-terrain vehicles. These include: a new all-terrain forklift range and new telescopic handlers. New all-terrain forklift range After launching the C251H and C351H all-terrain forklifts, with 2500kg and 3500kg payloads respectively, Ausa is continuing to update all of its models […]
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In this month's issue
Face Time: Jim Colvin, of Serious Labs.
Pick-and-carry cranes – a green solution.
The Insider: Chris Machut, CEO at crane camera company Netarus LLC.