Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #1003

Inside Forkliftaction
- 3 Dec 2020 ( #1003 )
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Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
In a week when the United States was not quite back to business after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the focus switched to Europe which boasted a few significant product launches.
We report on two of those this week. Liebherr's virtual World Premier included the company's first (and the world's first) battery-powered crawler cranes. Meanwhile, Hyundai Material Handling introduced a new Stage V series with a full range of diesel forklifts from 2.5 to 5 T lifting capacity.
Spot the trend? Yes, alternative power sources are certainly taking off.
Sioux Falls, SD, United States Forklift operators are in high demand in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. According to a report in the Sioux Falls Argus Leader , one jobs website lists 250 forklift driver vacancies...
Hamburg, Germany Still has announced a number of strategic initiatives “to keep pace with the rapidly changing markets and customer needs”. Similar to the approach of Hyster and Yale, Still is...

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Baton Rouge, LA, United States H&E Equipment Services has signed a definitive agreement to acquire One Source Equipment Rentals, a provider of non-residential construction and industrial equipment with operations in the Midwest and Southern...
Seattle, WA, United States A Washington State warehouse worker was killed when he was crushed between a forklift and a metal rack. According to the state Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Program (FACE...

In the Discussion Forums

Upcoming Events

October 4 – 6, 2022 - Antwerp, Belgium
October 5-6, 2022 - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
April 11, 2023 - TBA, Germany
Seattle, WA, United States A Washington State warehouse worker was killed when he was crushed between a forklift and a metal rack. According to the state Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Program (FACE...
Baton Rouge, LA, United States H&E Equipment Services has signed a definitive agreement to acquire One Source Equipment Rentals, a provider of non-residential construction and industrial equipment with operations in the Midwest and Southern...

Upcoming Events

October 4 – 6, 2022 - Antwerp, Belgium
October 5-6, 2022 - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
April 11, 2023 - TBA, Germany

In the Discussion Forums

- Iqra_Bashir, United Arab Emirates

Inside Forkliftaction

Just when you thought ICE had gone cold, German manufacturer Linde announces a new line of diesel- and LPG-powered forklifts designed for heavier loads.
Sure, there are many battery-powered machines that can cope with heavy loads, but Linde clearly recognises the trust that many owners still place in ICE.
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