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|This message comes to you from the American mid-west and from -44 degrees F (-42 degrees C). For forklift operators, the cold and snow represent particular challenges, as we have seen in recent weeks with parts of Europe facing snow storms and extreme conditions.
Our newsletter includes an in-depth article on forklifts and cold conditions - looking at the machine characteristics and operational considerations. Despite improvements in technology, not all machines can cut it in extreme conditions and, even then, drivers need to exercise special care when moving loads on slippery surfaces.
|Local News||Editorial articles by Forkliftaction News|
|GMG enters Australian market Australasia News|
Sydney, NSW US-based aerial lift sales company GMG has established a new direct sales operation in Australia.
GMG Platforms Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary, will carry GMG’s full electric slab scissor ...
|Coles chooses WITRON Australasia News|
Sydney, NSW Retailer Coles has selected WITRON to deliver two new distribution centres as part of a supply chain modernisation program that will improve availability for customers while lowering costs. Coles and ...
|Mondiale gets new CIO Australasia News|
Auckland Garry Collings has joined freight, warehousing and logistics company Mondiale as chief information officer.
He will oversee strategy and leadership of the IT departments of Mondiale across Australia, New ...
|Global News||Editorial articles by Forkliftaction News|
|Forklifts cope with snow - but require caution|
By Allan Leibowitz
The recent heavy snowfalls in Europe have highlighted the challenges for materials handling in extreme conditions.
As Jungheinrich spokesman Benedikt Nufer sees it, regular forklifts ...
|Israel-Japan partners target AGV market|
ISRAEL Israeli tech entrepreneur Ran Poliakine is teaming up with a unit of Honda Motor Co to bring artificial intelligence technologies to the industrial manufacturing process.
According to the Times ...
|FLTA CEO steps down|
UNITED KINGDOM The Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) has announced that Peter Harvey is to leave his post following more than six years as chief executive.
“We would like to thank ...
Rushlift GSE wins trophy
- Northampton, United Kingdom
JLG launches “Crews Across America” sweepstakes
- McConnellsburg, PA, United States
Manitou adds compact telehandler
- Las Vegas, NV, United States
B&B Attachments shows products at Concrete Show
- Birmingham, United Kingdom
MonarchFx partners with Vanguard
- Raleigh, NC, United States
|Getting to know Adrian White|
UNITED KINGDOM CFTS, the body behind a national standard for the Thorough Examination of lift trucks, recently appointed Adrian White as a technical manager.
Adrian, who’s based in York, is an experienced engineer ...
|Hyster adds factory-fit attachments|
UNITED KINGDOM Hyster Europe is offering three types of factory-fitted forklift attachments as part of the original build.
The new attachments consist of various versions of two multi-pallet handler attachments ...
|Bristol Forklifts gets FLTA compliance|
UNITED KINGDOM Bristol Forklifts has been presented with the FLTA audit compliance certificate following a successful on-site assessment. Beginning in April 2017, the audit reviewed 100 criteria, including safety, health and environmental ...
|Forklift rodeo comes to Texas|
UNITED STATES Longview, Texas officials are planning a forklift rodeo as part of their Industry Appreciation Month.
Longview Economic Development Corp., the Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau, area educators and industries ...
|Thieves use forklift for break-in|
UNITED STATES Miami-Dade police are investigating after thieves used a forklift to break into a business in northwest Miami-Dade.
The metal door of Bawa Food Market at the corner of Northwest ...
|VESHAI is looking for global partners|
Veshai Handling Equipment Co., a leading designer and manufacturer of electric lifting and materials handling equipment, is expanding their dealer network - Contact us for more information.
Veshai provides a comprehensive range of electric lifting and materials handling equipment, i stackers, pallet trucks, lift tables, tractors, dock equipment and all sorts of industrial products, we are now promoting special equipment such as portable floor crane and adding some more features onto it for handling glass, concrete panel, paper roll and all kinds of drums. All designed to be easy to use and service.
Veshai is seeking partners from all over the world to establish a long term co-operation.
If you have any queries about Veshai, or their extensive range of products, please contact us today.
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|Cascade's Latest Video Looks Ahead|
Watch the new video from Cascade Corporation, dedicated to the ongoing partnerships with customers and the company's commitment to providing the best materials handling products and service.
|Poor working conditions? Solution: Maximal Rough Terrain Forklift|
The Maximal rough terrain forklift, ranges from 1.8-5.0T delivers with 2WD/4WD, higher ground clearance, better grip tires, higher exhaust pipe, bigger displacement, firmer structure and stability.
|Battery Supplies will be attending LogiMAT|
Battery Supplies, your supplier for all batteries, chargers and accessories since 1999 will be exhibiting at LogiMAT 2019 - Hall 10, Stand D40. Battery Supplies is your one-stop-shop for all your battery needs, a partner you can rely on!
|LogiMAT 2019: KAUP focuses on consulting|
KAUP invites LogiMAT 2019 visitors to take advantage of their consulting expertise. Visit KAUP in Hall 10 at Stand F07.
|The Backbone® for Reach Trucks Stops Standup Forklift Underride|
The greatest risk to a standup forklift operator is being struck by immobile objects such as racking components. Surprisingly, this even exceeds the risk of overturning. The Backbone® for Reach Trucks protects operators from this hazard.
|SILVER LINE by Bolzoni: the new enriched range|
The forklift truck attachments and lift tables manufacturer Bolzoni Auramo (LogiMAT Hall 10, Stand G63) launches the newly enlarged SILVER LINE by Bolzoni product range, which now includes more parallel clamp models and lift tables.
|iVT EXPO: Speaker interview with Meritor's John Bennett|
iVT Expo speaker John Bennett, chief technology officer and vice president of global product strategy at Meritor, makes the case that economics are still the deciding factor in the adoption of electrified powertrains.
|Breakbulk China expands to become Breakbulk Asia|
Following the success of the seventh annual Breakbulk China in March, ITE Group is pleased to announce that the event will be renamed Breakbulk Asia from 2019.
|Tailift Material Handling Taiwan Co., Ltd.|
Tailift Taiwan has been designing and manufacturing forklifts for 30+ years, offering reliable, competitive products globally. Tailift is also a proud OEM manufacturer for numerous well-known brands. Tailift Taiwan's products include internal combustion engine and electric forklifts, class 3 pallet trucks and stackers, and VNA trucks.
The Tailift Group owns two manufacturing locations in Taiwan and China (Qingdao), and a sales and distribution center in California, U.S.A. The Tailift Group has entered a joint venture with Toyota Industries Group in 2015.
If you are interested in an opportunity to partner with a leading manufacturer with over 30 years experience, CONTACT US!
Johnson Hsu, Tailift Material Handling: +886 49 2263 8008 email website ShopFront