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Yale extends Li-ion applications
16 September 2020 - Greenville, NC, United States
Yale Materials Handling Corporation has introduced factory-integrated, high-voltage lithium-ion power to its digger forklifts. The Yale ERP155-170SVNL, ERP175VNL36 and ERP190VNL provide a zero-emission alternative with performance comparable to an internal combustion engine in high-capacity indoor and outdoor applications. "Environmental considerations are an increasingly important focus for all industries and applications, as are the competitive pressures to streamline lift truck fleets ...
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Cargotec forecast improves
16 September 2020 - Helsinki, Finland
Cargotec has revised its forecast for the third quarter of 2020, noting that performance has been "better than expected". The company estimates orders received and comparable operating profit will increase, compared to the second quarter of this year. Cargotec's business development continued well during July and August, prompting the materials handling manufacturer to predict that orders received and comparable operating profit would increase from the previous quarter. In its 2020 half ...
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Shoreham Port expands fleet
16 September 2020 - Brighton, United Kingdom
Shoreham Port has bought a GBP2 million (USD2.57 million) fleet of new forklifts to move timber, one of the main materials handled at the harbour. The 35 Yale Veracitor trucks can lift up to 5.5 T at a time and will be used to load about 70 lorries a day. Like other operational equipment at the harbour, the new forklift fleet will be fuelled with a low-emission gas-to-liquid (GTL) fuel recently acquired by the port. GTL is biodegradable and results in less odour, smoke and engine noise ...
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Taylor adds dealer in Panama
16 September 2020 - Panama City, Panama
Taylor International has appointed a new dealer, Montacargas Panama Pacifico, in Panama City, Panama. Hal Nowell, director of sales for Taylor International, says: "Panama is a very central and dynamic market and extremely important to Taylor International, and we made it a priority to partner with a dealer that could provide our existent and new customers with the best service possible. Montacargas Panama Pacifico shares the same passion and dedication to high standards as the Taylor brand, ...
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Events updates
16 September 2020
AntwerpXL goes digital - Antwerp, Belgium logitrans Turkey postponed -Istanbul, Turkey
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Product news
16 September 2020
Pyroban adds Red Ex Line Shoreham, UK Pyroban has launched Red Ex Line explosion-proof perimeter lights for ATEX trucks operating in Zone 1, 2, 21 and 22 hazardous areas. The compact, ready-to-fit lights are suitable for use with forklifts of any age or make. "For production or storage applications where pedestrians work in close proximity to trucks handling flammable materials, there are clear safety implications," says Darren Boiling, materials handling sales manager for Pyroban. "Red Ex ...
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Linde adds E10 stand-on truck
16 September 2020 - Aschaffenburg, Germany
Linde Material Handling has expanded its range with the launch of the new E10 stand-on electric truck. Available with a choice of a lead-acid or lithium-ion battery, the new Linde E10 with 1 T load capacity is pitched as an all-rounder for everyday logistics. Only slightly wider than a euro pallet, it fits into narrow aisles and, with a turning radius of just 1.317 m, is able to manoeuvre in tight spaces. As the vehicle is designed for short-distance travel, it has no seat, but does offe ...
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RIP Heinz Helmut Kempkes
16 September 2020 - Remscheid, Germany
Heinz Helmut Kempkes, the entrepreneur and senior director of crane manufacturer Kuli, died on 13 August 2020 at the age of 72. Over five decades, Kempkes used his great creative power at Kuli Hebezeuge and managed the company founded by his father in Duisburg in 1947 with responsibility and foresight. In 1975, after completing his studies, Kempkes joined his father's company and became managing partner in 1982. In addition to his regional engagements, such as spokesman for the Junior C ...
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TMHA adds high-tonnage electrics
16 September 2020 - Moorebank, NSW, Australia
Toyota Material Handling Australia (TMHA) has added four new counterbalance forklifts to its line-up. The company has introduced the 9FBMT Traigo, which is a top-of-the-range, heavy-duty dedicated-electric counterbalance forklift in the form of 6 T, 7 T and 8 T capacities (9FBM60T, 9FBM70T, 9FBM80T and 9FBH80T, respectively). Previously, TMHA's dedicated battery-electric models covered 1-5 T capacities. The new additions open vast opportunities for businesses seeking to reduce their e ...
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Hyster expands electric range
16 September 2020 - Surrey, United Kingdom
Hyster Europe has extended its range of electric counterbalance forklifts with the introduction of nine new three- and four-wheel forklift models for lifts up to 3.5 T. The Hyster J1.5-3.5UT four-wheel and J1.6-2.0UTT three-wheel electric forklifts are the latest models to join the Hyster UT series. Designed to be simple to use and easy to maintain, the new electric Hyster trucks provide affordability and reliability across industry. "A familiar automotive layout alongside superb manoeuvra ...
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