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Two decades on, Forkliftaction still growing
6 July 2020 - Brisbane, Qld, Australia
This week marks the 20th anniversary of Forkliftaction News after the first newsletter was distributed to a handful of industry insiders on 7 July 2000. The debut newsletter, which featured three stories, hailed itself as "a fantastic service that is part of the materials handling portal to be released soon". Forkliftaction.com was founded by former forklift dealer Michael Leu, who recalls: "I had a lot of knowledge gained over 15 years of trading and I thought of ways to utilise those ski ...
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Jungheinrich and Neumaier collaborate on tuggers
8 July 2020 - Hamburg, Germany
Jungheinrich has begun collaborating with Neumaier to add its Industry Train tugger train to its portfolio. Neumaier's Industry Train is a combination of standardised chassis components and individually designed goods carrier systems. Two different chassis types are available for indoor and outdoor deployment. The load capacity is up to 3 T per goods carrier. Various goods carrier systems are available for pick-up and transport of customer load carriers, from simple C frames and E frames ...
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End of the line for Linde 392/393
8 July 2020 - Aschaffenburg, Germany
After 18 years, Linde has halted production of its 392/393 IC forklift series, with the last order going to one of the largest brick manufacturers in North America. A total of almost 161,000 vehicles were produced in the series. The production line where the 392/393 was assembled will be switched to the new Linde H20 to H35 diesel and LPG series, launched at the beginning of 2020. "With this passing of the baton, Linde Material Handling has reached another milestone in corporate histo ...
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Movers & Shakers
8 July 2020
Waltham, MA, United States Vecna Robotics has appointed Daniela Rus to its board of directors. With extensive experience in robotics, artificial intelligence and data science, Rus will provide deep technical knowledge and guidance to Vecna Robotics. Rus is currently the director of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at the M ...
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Raniero delivers electric 25 T
8 July 2020 - Seoul, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of
Raniero has delivered the first AC250-8-CO 120V forklift with a lowered height profile to South Korea. The truck was developed for a Korean company producing special steels for the aerospace industry. The project is the result of a collaboration with Manho Trading, distributor of forklifts and logistics solutions in South Korea, and a second truck with similar specifications will be delivered next year. The custom models are based on the AC250-8-CO 120V which can lift 25 T at 800 mm load ...
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HS2 trials electric forklift
8 July 2020 - London, United Kingdom
High-speed railway HS2 is trialing a new electric forklift on one of its major construction sites in London. The Eco Telehandler vehicle is being used at HS2's West Ruislip site, where it is estimated that over a week, it saved over 400 l of fuel compared to a traditional combustion telehandler. By cutting pollution from emissions completely, it creates greener construction sites, improving air quality for workers and the local community. Manufactured by Faresin and supplied by plant hi ...
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Decathlon expands Geek+ roll-out
9 July 2020 - Shanghai, China
Geek+ has extended its co-operation with sports goods retailer Decathlon after a two-year collaboration in its e-commerce and retail fulfilment centres in Shanghai. Decathlon has accelerated its automation program, with AMR deployments at two new sites in China. After its first deployment of Geek+ goods-to-person AMRs to its warehouses in 2018, Decathlon was able to triple the average productivity of labour, increase inventory capacity by 40%, secure RoI in under three years, and rapidly sca ...
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LiuGong adds Atlantic Industrial Equipment
8 July 2020 - Katy, TX, United States
Atlantic Industrial Equipment LG has been appointed a LiuGong dealer for Canada. Established in late 2019, Atlantic Industrial Equipment will offer the complete LiuGong NA product line - wheel loaders, excavators, mini excavators, Dressta dozers, skid steers and 31 models of Class 1, 3, 4 and 5 industrial forklifts. The new dealership is partnering with Nova Truck Centres for locations and product support from three of Nova Truck's four Nova Scotia facilities: one in the Halifax Regional Muni ...
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RCT partners with Reliable Industries
8 July 2020 - Kewdale, WA, Australia
Global smart technology specialist RCT has partnered with American company Reliable Industries to supply quality technology solutions to mobile equipment around the world. The partnership involves RCT manufacturing its foundation products - the Muirhead protection systems, Smartrack Global industrial fleet management system and its AusProTec specialised electrical parts range. Reliable Industries will supply the products to its existing customer base consisting of mining, power generation ...
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Ford adds logistics hub
8 July 2020 - Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Ford will invest in a fifth Victorian location, a modern logistics hub that will serve the current and future needs of customers, dealers and the business. Located at Merrifield Business Park in Mickleham, Ford's new parts distribution facility will be one of the largest automotive parts distribution centres in Australia, enabling Ford to ensure that its full vehicle line-up is well supported. Kay Hart, president & CEO, Ford Australia and New Zealand, says the move is an important step in ...
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Linde R16HD01-1120
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  • 2013 | Used - Sale
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Linde R16HD01-1120
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  • 2013 | Used - Sale
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Linde R16HD01-1120
  • LindeR16HD01-1120
  • 2013 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 5,350
Linde L14AP133
  • LindeL14AP133
  • 2010 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 3,660
Linde R16SN12-115
  • LindeR16SN12-115
  • 2014 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 5,910
Linde R16HD01
  • LindeR16HD01
  • 2013 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 5,350
SMV (Konecranes) SL37-1200A
  • SMV (Konecranes)SL37-1200A
  • 1998 | Used - Sale
  • Germany
Linde R16HD01
  • LindeR16HD01
  • 2013 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 7,600
Linde R16HD01-1120
  • LindeR16HD01-1120
  • 2013 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 5,350
Linde R16HD01-1120
  • LindeR16HD01-1120
  • 2013 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 5,350
Linde H80D01-900
  • LindeH80D01-900
  • 2012 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 37,690
Hyster H5.5FT
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  • 2007 | Used - Sale
  • United Kingdom
  • GBP 9,850
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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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