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Haulotte invests in training professionals for the MEWP industry

In November Haulotte China and Changzhou Vocational Institute of Mechatronic Technology held a signing ceremony to mark the cooperative arrangement on MEWP talent training in the facility located in Changzhou, China. Attendees at the ceremony included Harry Wang, general manager of Haulotte Shanghai, Hubert Moreau, general manager of Changzhou factory, Maya Chen, human resources manager, […]

12/5/2022 - 2:51 PM

ICTSI delivers PNG’s first STS cranes

South Pacific International Container Terminal (SPICT), a unit of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) at the Port of Lae, is now capable of handling larger box ships after receiving a pair of new ship-to-shore (STS) cranes, the largest port equipment in Papua New Guinea today. Manufactured by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co Ltd and […]

12/5/2022 - 3:13 PM

Ai Group latest Skills Survey a ‘call to arms’

“An Ai Group skills survey – Listening to Australian businesses on skills and workforce needs – sounds yet another alarm on the skills shortages and gaps plaguing the Australian economy,” Innes Willox chief executive of the national employer association Ai Group said today. “Our survey of close to 350 business leaders from a wide range […]

11/17/2022 - 2:24 PM

Hinowa acquired by Oshkosh

Oshkosh Corporation a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hinowa SpA, a privately held international company and leading manufacturer of track-based aerial work platforms, mini dumpers, lift trucks and undercarriages. Once complete, Hinowa will become part of the Oshkosh Access Equipment […]

11/17/2022 - 2:21 PM

New telehandler for intensive use

Manitou Group, is launching the fourth model in the NewAg XL range, the MLT 850-145 V+ telehandler follows the launch of the MLT 841, 1041 and 961. This new model is not only suitable for large farms and cooperatives, but also the food industry and the recycling sector. Designed for very intensive use, in particular […]

11/17/2022 - 1:39 PM

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Featured News

Equipment Purchases

New RTG cranes for ICTSI Mexico

09/13/2022 - 12:41 PM
Associations & Trade Bodies

Signs of manufacturing slowing in August

09/1/2022 - 12:31 PM

Opinion Pieces

Understanding AGV’s: Meeting the growing demand for logistics applications

Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs) refer to a range of driverless transportation robots – for example, computer-controlled materials handling vehicles. These vehicles are programmed to transport materials through designated pickup and delivery routines within a facility. The AGV sector is constantly expanding, and these machines are commonly used in fields such as logistics and intralogistics. Martin […]

07/23/2021 - 3:54 PM

Lifting end user burden of responsibility

It is vital that mangers in end user sectors understand the consequences of non-compliance with lifting regulations and their responsibilities says Justin Boehm, member engagement manager for Australia at the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA). Safety is paramount in any lifting operation because, whether you are an operator or a handler, tasks are often very […]

06/15/2021 - 8:49 PM