PTB Special Products develops hi-tech transport trucks for the Port of Singapore

PTB Special Products will supply remote-controlled battery exchange trucks for the Port of Singapore. The special platform trucks were developed to change out batteries for automated guided vehicles (AGVs). The Port of Singapore uses these AGVs for unattended and automatic transfer of sea containers. To ensure 24/7 availability, these electric carriers require regular battery changes. […]

11/12/2020 - 14:45 pm

Kalmar’s ChargePod brings the charge to the forklift

ChargePod, from Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is a containerised charging solution designed to address growing demand for cost-effective mobile outdoor charging solutions. It is suitable for customers such as sawmills, where large parts of the operations are outside, meaning that space is at a premium. The Kalmar ChargePod provides a complete charging station inside a […]

14/10/2020 - 18:36 pm
News  >  Research

Batteries of the future

Researchers from Australia’s Deakin University are working to create a new type of battery material that will reduce the cost and environmental impact of high performance batteries. The team from Deakin University’s Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM) is working in partnership with Calix Pty Ltd at their Bacchus Marsh manufacturing facility and Melbourne-based Boron Molecular […]

19/08/2019 - 12:36 pm

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