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Allan Leibowitz introduces news edition #132

Thursday, 6 November 2003 ( #132 )
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Editor Allan Leibowitz comments on the news of the week
Welcome to part one of Forkliftaction.com's special focus on forklift tyres, wheels and castors. This important cog in the materials handling industry is covered here in the first of two special editorials about the sector. This edition focuses on the tyre sector; part two, out on November 20, highlights the world market for wheels and castors. Thanks to those advertisers which have taken the opportunity to have their products share the spotlight of this feature. Contact Penryn Maddrell to advertise in the November 20 edition.
Bensalem, PA Best Line Equipment has acquired Delaware Valley Lift Truck and created a new business and brand - Best Line Material Handling.  For over 36 years, Delaware Valley Lift Truck has...
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...

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Cascade RapidSync™ for Multiple Load Handlers
Cascade's RapidSync™ for Multiple Load Handlers provide up to 45% faster fork positioning compared to other brands, for maximum speed and perfect sycronization.

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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...

Inside Forkliftaction

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
...Continue Reading

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EnerSys® is transforming material handling operations with the addition of high-performance NexSys® iON batteries to its solutions portfolio.
Kilkis, Greece Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems has signed an acquisition agreement for 70% of Technoform, a Kilkis-based company that designs and manufactures state-of the-art moulds and components.   Technoform’s founding Dokouzgiannis...
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...

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The new A140-160-Short range from Carer
Carer expands their range of AS series with the new A140-160-Short - powerful and efficient high-capacity electric forklifts with extremely short and narrow chassis.

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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
...Continue Reading