Crown Equipment Introduces New M 3000 Series Walkie Straddle Stacker

The Ohio based Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has expanded its stacker line up with the introduction of its small footprint M 3000-20 walkie straddle stacker. The M 3000-20 delivers better visibility, productivity and manoeuvrability for stacking, moving and managing product in retail, small warehouses and other businesses needing […]

05/04/2020 - 13:23 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

Options for boom efficiency and safety

Haulotte is continuing to develop new accessories designed to enhance operators’ efficiency. In March, the group launched a variety of options designed to maximise productivity and safety while operating on Haulotte’s mobile elevating work platforms. Dust, sand, salt fog, humidity or fine particles may cause irreparable damage to booms. Haulotte has introduced two hostile environment […]

31/03/2020 - 12:16 pm

Visusafe-Beaverswood Introduce New COVID-19 Floor Marking Kits

To meet the demands of the current crisis, Beaverswood have introduced a new Visusafe range of COVID-19 Social Distancing Floor Markers & Floor Marking Kits. Created to help industries comply with the Coronavirus/Covid 19 regulations, the floor kits are designed to highlight and encourage social distancing and queue lines. Manufactured to provide industrial strength with […]

30/03/2020 - 19:00 pm

Lifting Beam for low headroom

Harrington Hoists, Inc has launched the HSDLB Standard Duty Lifting Beam which is designed for low headroom applications. Model HSDLB is available from 0.5 to 40USt capacities with outside spreads from 3 to 30ft. Additional sizes and capacities are also available. To minimise wear, the HSDLB features a precision machined bail for a good connection […]

23/03/2020 - 16:20 pm

SL400N Super Lift Hydraulic Gantry – Safe lifts up to 400t in tight spaces

Enerpac announces the Enerpac SL400N Super Lift Hydraulic Gantry, the latest addition to the Enerpac Telescopic Hydraulic Gantry portfolio. Designed to overcome the capacity limits of existing narrow track gantries, the SL400N can lift up to 400t (first stage) with a 7.7m lifting capacity on a narrow 0.6m skidding track. “The SL400N is designed based […]

17/03/2020 - 13:46 pm

JLT launches new 10in vehicle-mount mobile computer

Swedish based JLT Mobile Computers, a leading supplier of reliable computers for demanding environments, has launched a new addition to the company’s line of vehicle-mount computers for logistic applications. Like the existing 12in JLT1214P computer, the new 10in JLT1014P model was created from the ground up for the challenges of logistics applications where productivity and […]

12/03/2020 - 18:24 pm

Crown launches small footprint lift truck that’s big on comfort

The Ohio based Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has introduced a new line of small footprint LPG lift trucks.  Available in 3000-, 3500- and 4000lb capacities, the C-G Series Cushion Tire is designed for easy manoeuvring and operator comfort in manufacturing, warehouse and beverage operations with limited space. The […]

12/03/2020 - 14:31 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

Snorkel reaches above and beyond at ConExpo 2020

Snorkel says it is reaching above and beyond at ConExpo 2020 with the launch of the world’s largest self-propelled boom lift. Dubbed a ‘Mega Boom’, the new Snorkel 2100SJ telescopic boom lift reaches a maximum platform height of 210ft (64.0m), a horizontal outreach up to 100ft (30.4m) and an unrestricted platform capacity of 660lb. (300kg).  […]

25/02/2020 - 17:00 pm

Virtual reality airline maintenance module for MEWP operators

Edmonton, Canada-based Serious Labs, a leader in virtual reality (VR) solutions for training and operation of heavy equipment such as cranes and mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPs), has launched  a new airline module for MEWP operators as part of its latest software update. Now globally available, the module provides advanced hands-on training and assessment in […]

25/02/2020 - 13:15 pm

Clearing up end-of-term rental disputes

An FLTA guide clarifies the difference between abuse and fair wear and tear. With more than 60% of all new trucks acquired on long term rental, it’s no surprise that there can be real issues when trucks are returned at the end of the term. According to Tim Waples, CEO of the Fork Lift Truck […]

24/02/2020 - 15:06 pm

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LHI October 2020

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