In this year’s International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck of the Year – IFOY Awards, Combilift won the Warehouse Truck Lowlifter Category with its innovative Combi-CS pedestrian counterbalance stacker. The IFOYs is one of the most prestigious and hotly contested international awards in the materials handling industry which honours the best products and solutions of the […]
Having postponed its 2020 event because of COVID-19, CeMAT Australia has partnered with warehouse automation experts Fuzzy LogX to deliver, 9 Steps to Future-proofing your Warehouse, a nine-part interactive online series. The series, starting May 2020, seeks to address the unforeseen pressures put on the supply chain by COVID-19. Some companies have experienced unmeetable demand […]
The Hire and Rental Industry Association (HRIA) has announced the cancellation of the HIRE20 show in the interest of public health and the developing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus. The organisation said,”Over recent weeks we have been working tirelessly with the Adelaide Convention Centre and our conference organiser while monitoring advice provided by the Australian […]
On 15 – 18 February Haulotte Shanghai and D1CM – China’s biggest construction industry network platform – jointly launched the first live online broadcast event of the Chinese MEWP industry. This smart format was conceived to support local rental companies to find the best way to grow their business while controlling the potential risk of […]
The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) announced the winners of the 2019 Awards at a gala dinner held on the on 13 November during the LiftEx exhibition in Milton Keynes, UK. Throughout the evening LEEA CEO Ross Moloney and guest speaker, TV presenter Rachel Riley entertained 250 guests from the lifting industry. Ross Moloney said, […]
LHA is proud to be a sponsor of Skyjack’s entry in the biannual Shitbox Rally raising money for Cancer charities. Team 19ft High Club is be taking place in the current event driving its “Shitbox” 3614km between Melbourne and Townsville. The Shitbox Rally is not a race, rather a challenge to drive cars worth just […]
LiftEx 2019 taking place on 13 – 14 November 2019 in Milton Keynes, UK includes an exhibition the LEEA Awards and will focus on training and knowledge on Day 2. The Day 2 focus on training and knowledge at LiftEx 2019 is a new initiative, in which LEEA Learning & Development and Technical teams offer […]
Haulotte attended the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Asia conference held on 17 July in Hangzhou, Zhejiang. On this occasion, the Chinese subsidiary showcased Haulotte’s innovations regarding operators’ safety. Last year, Haulotte was the first manufacturer to become an “IPAF sustaining member.” This worldwide partnership highlights the group’s commitment to promote the safe and effective […]
During HIRE19, held 22 – 23 May in Melbourne, Haulotte picked up a double award at the Hire Industry Excellence Awards 2019 winning Supplier of the Year – Access and Best Stand. At the show the company introduced visitors to the latest boom the HA20LE PRO, an all-terrain, fully electric machine, which was nominated for […]
Rolls-Royce is showcasing its full range of MTU power systems at Bauma China, the construction machinery, material, vehicles and equipment show being held in Shanghai from 27-30 November. On display are new engines under the MTU brand. These include MTU engines Series 1100 and 1300 and MTU Series 2000 and Series 4000, all designed to […]
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LHA May/June 2020
In this month's issue
Face Time: David Ayling reflects on a pre-coronavirus trip to Asia.
AGVs: Unmanned forklifts make an impact.
LEEA: Justin Boehm looks forward to hyper-productivity.