Linde’s Safety Guard assistance system enables forklifts to warn each other of potential collisions, automatically reduce their speed and know whether or not they are allowed to enter a specific warehouse area. It is now also available for explosion-protected industrial trucks used in ATEX zones 2/22. The various functions help fleet operators in the chemical, […]
On the first day of its week-long, virtual exhibition, SKYWORLD Live, Skyjack launched the SJ20 vertical mast MEWP. With a 20ft platform height, full electric drive, and an optional wind rating, the SJ20 offers a compelling return on investment (ROI) for rental companies. Kristopher Schmidt, product manager at Skyjack says, “The SJ20 lift features proportional […]
Reid’s certified T-Davit is a fully integrated davit and socket combination that has not only been accredited to all the best practice standards, including IRATA, it is, to the best of Reid’s knowledge, the only one to have done so as a single proprietary system all the way from anchor point to fixings. Managing director, Simon […]
The PhoeniX AGV, for handling long, heavy and bulky goods is Hubtex’s fully automated electric multidirectional sideloader,multidirectional sideloader and believed to be a world first. In 2021, the customer specific AGV designs will be included in the full product range of electric vehicles for industries including wood, sheet metal, glass and automotive. The basic model […]
Harrington Hoists, Inc has added new air hoists to its product line up. The model TCW lube free, wash down air hoists are designed for use in humid, outdoor or limited corrosive environments or where equipment must be washed or hosed off regularly. These hoists also operate without air supply lubrication, leaving work areas free […]
Toyota Material Handling Heavy Duty Division has launched a new forklift solution for customers challenged with lifting the heaviest materials by expanding the company’s heavy-duty line up, with the new Hoist PV-Series pneumatic tyre forklifts. This addition marks the first new product launch for Hoist following their addition to the Toyota family in April 2019. […]
Before the tyre temperature of a Liebherr reachstacker reaches a critical level where tyre wear would increase excessively, the new Smart Tyre System automatically reduces the machine speed. As soon as the tyres return to a low temperature level, the power is increased again. This ensures maximum performance and protects the tyres from excessive wear. […]
Doosan has expanded its new 9-Series – Euro Stage V compliant IC engine counterbalance forklift trucks – with the launch of the advanced D25S-9 range. Available in five models across a capacity range of 2 to 3.5t, these versatile diesel-powered trucks offer a combination of outstanding fuel efficiency, performance, driver comfort and durability. A sleek […]
Manitex Valla of Italy, subsidiary of the US based Manitex International has launched the V110R electric mobile crane, which is battery operated with remote control. The machine is in the same family of the previously released V80R with front wheel drive and removable counterweights to maximise transport flexibility, with a capacity of up to 11,000kg […]
Luxembourg swivel lifting ring specialist Codipro has released the Quick Lift Ring (QLR) which at the push of a button can be fixed in a threaded hole in a matter of seconds. Saving up to 80% of time compared to screwing in a conventional lifting ring, the QLR transforms the often lengthy process into a […]
05/02/2021 - 10:57 am
LHI March 2021
In this month's issue
Face Time -David Wilson, the CEO of Columbus McKinnon.
LEEA’s Ross Moloney, promotes #GLAD21.
The Insider – Joel Cox, says, training, is more important than ever.