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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #131

Thursday, 30 October 2003 ( #131 )
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Next week Forkliftaction.com begins its feature series on the world market for tyres, wheels and castors. Several advertisers have taken the opportunity to showcase their companies and products during this special "spotlight" on the industry sector. But it's not too late! Contact Penryn Maddrell for more information. This week Forkliftaction.com's research team has revised the entries in the Equipment Catalogue for Hoist and Kalmar forklifts and the Meyer range of attachments. If you deal with these brands, please check our entries and contact Rodger Lamb if changes are required.
Peterlee, United Kingdom A cardboard manufacturer has been sentenced after a visiting lorry driver suffered life changing injuries when he was struck by a forklift. Peterlee Magistrates’ Court heard that on 27...
Columbus, OH, United States Hy-Tek Holdings has acquired Advanced Handling Systems, a materials handling automation integrator offering a full suite of services with a focus on robotic solutions. The acquisition will form the...

In the Virtual Expo

RoyPow LiFePO4 batteries for Aerial Work Platforms
RoyPow LiFePO4 batteries are the optimal safe, maintenance-free solution for your Aerial Work Platforms. It's time to transform your fleet!

Movers & Shakers

acting president
Volvo Penta, Sweden
chair
Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, United Kingdom
product support manager
Clark, United States
chief sales office
Seegrid, United States
Columbus, OH, United States Hy-Tek Holdings has acquired Advanced Handling Systems, a materials handling automation integrator offering a full suite of services with a focus on robotic solutions. The acquisition will form the...
Peterlee, United Kingdom A cardboard manufacturer has been sentenced after a visiting lorry driver suffered life changing injuries when he was struck by a forklift. Peterlee Magistrates’ Court heard that on 27...

In the Virtual Expo

EnerSys® is transforming material handling operations with the addition of high-performance NexSys® iON batteries to its solutions portfolio.

Movers & Shakers

acting president
Volvo Penta, Sweden
chair
Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, United Kingdom
product support manager
Clark, United States
chief sales office
Seegrid, United States
Rishon Lezion, Israel The Israel-based construction equipment rental company AVI Cranes has added more than 50 Haulotte aerial work platforms to its fleet AVI Cranes is one of the largest powered access...
Charlotte, NC, United States LiftOne has been appointed as the new Hyster and Yale dealer in Atlanta, Georgia, following its acquisition of Briggs Equipment’s operations in that location on 31 December 2021. LiftOne...

In the Virtual Expo

The Bolzoni Easy-FORK Vision System
The Easy-FORK Vision System - the laser beam and front mounted camera provide a clear view of the fork tips and enable easy pick up of the pallet, preventing accidental collisions.

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As the new year gets under way, there will, of course, be much speculation about what lies ahead. We canvass some of that in our lead story this week.
Past experience, however, has shown that there's not too much point in wondering about the future. Plan as we might, reality
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