Simulation tools offer faster ROI on new port terminal technology                                                

At TOC Europe 2022, CM Labs Simulations, the developer of Vortex training simulators, will be showcasing a number of solutions designed to help port terminals obtain faster return on investment (ROI) from the adoption of new cargo handling equipment, processes, and technology. These solutions will be on display at the Rotterdam Ahoy Centre, The Netherlands […]

15/03/2022 - 15:16 pm

Safe turning device

Turning parts or rotating heavy loads is often an unwieldy, dangerous operations that involves significant risks. In the case of incorrect turning manoeuvres, the risk of accidents is high. If the load falls, the workpiece can be damaged and, in the worst case, it can also lead to personal injury. The load turning device  RotOx […]

28/02/2022 - 13:28 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

High productivity from JLG’s new scissors

JLG has launched two new scissor lift models: the electric-drive ES2646 and the hydraulic-drive R2646. With a platform height of 26ft (7.92m), a capacity of 1200lb (544.31kg) and the ability to work both indoors and out, these new JLG machines are designed to deliver a more productive day on the job. Bob Begley, director of […]

28/02/2022 - 13:12 pm
Products  >  Hoist

OZ Lifting launches spark resistant range

OZ Lifting has launched two spark resistant products – a chain hoist and push beam trolley –  – both available from 0.5USt to 10USt capacity. The Minnesota, USA-based manufacturer has targeted the products at applications where there are gas or dust particles that could create a spark. Typical markets include oil and gas, wastewater, paper, […]

28/02/2022 - 12:43 pm

Digitalising lifting

Yoke Industrial Corporation has formally launched its Digital Product Line.  This line is now complete since the recent addition of the DA range of bolt type shackles. The Digital Product Line (over 1,200,000 items) is all equipped with embedded RFID chips enabling every individual immediate digital access to important documents just by scanning the tag […]

18/02/2022 - 10:58 am

Power options

Toyota Material Handling UK has launched a new range of electric counterbalance forklifts. Designed for both indoor and heavy-duty outdoor applications, the Traigo80 80-volt electric counterbalance range is offered with a choice of lithium-ion, lead-acid or fuel cell power solutions. Customers that opt for lithium-ion batteries can select two intelligent energy packs based on Toyota’s own […]

09/02/2022 - 12:37 pm

Reinforcing efficiency with the mesh grab attachment

Reinforcement mesh is a hugely versatile product and is used widely for a variety of applications. It is predominantly used as a reinforcing fabric in concrete slabs to increase the structural rigidity of a building construction. The handling of reinforcement fabric carries the risk of serious injury if safe working practices are not adopted. To […]

02/02/2022 - 10:29 am
Products  >  Hire

LGH launches its new e-Commerce site for equipment rental

LGH, one of the UK’s leading lifting equipment hire companies, has launched its new e-Commerce website (https://lgh.co.uk) that allows customers to rent from its wide range of equipment wherever and whenever they want, with a guaranteed next day delivery direct to any site in the UK. It is another step change for LGH as it […]

01/02/2022 - 13:58 pm

Special telehandler solutions

As a handling, personnel lifting, and earthmoving specialist, the Manitou Group’s know-how allows it to create custom machines and attachments. Its ‘Special Solutions’ department offers a multitude of adaptations to meet the specific needs of its users.   Load cell jib crane Manitou telehandlers have a number of applications, some of which require pull force […]

01/02/2022 - 13:38 pm

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