Designed specifically for use on forklifts BKT has introduced the Maglift Eco and the Maglift Premium models to the Maglift range. Maglift Eco is made with two layers of rubber compound and has a special shape and very wide lugs to provide high levels of stability and load distribution. Among its distinctive features there is […]
Agilox Autonomous Mobile Robots can save significant costs by applying Artificial Swarm Intelligence. Swarm Intelligence (SI) and bio-inspired computing have attracted great interest in almost every area of science and engineering, including robotics and material handling. A manufacturer of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), Agilox directs most of its effort into developing one of the most […]
The PhoeniX electric multidirectional sideloader saves energy through its electric steering design. Hubtex believes it is the first manufacturer in the world to offer this energy-saving electric steering system as standard in all multidirectional forklifts from the new 7t capacity PhoeniX modular system. By using electric steering, it is possible to reduce energy consumption by […]
The Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has introduced a new small footprint M 3000-20 walkie straddle stacker. The M 3000-20 delivers better visibility, productivity and manoeuvrability for stacking, moving and managing product in retail, small warehouses and other businesses needing to optimise their space. “It improves upon and replaces […]
Leading materials handling equipment provider Hyster has introduced a big new Forklift, with a series of cabin upgrades for enhanced user comfort and visibility. Hyster’s new H16-18XD series big trucks can efficiently handle up to 16t or 18t, depending on the model. “The new range is cost-efficient and hard-working, but with industry-leading levels of user […]
Crown Equipment Corporation has introduced a new line of small footprint LPG lift trucks – the C-G Series Cushion Tire 3000 – 4000lb – designed for easy manoeuvring and operator comfort in manufacturing, warehouse and beverage operations with limited space. Rob Chaney, C-G Series marketing product manager says,“Crown C-G series forklifts are space-savers for customers with […]
If you are using ATEX lift trucks in Zone 2, Pyroban warns that companies should be using active gas detection to improve safety and protect people. “In Zone 2 it is important that drivers know when a potentially explosive atmosphere is present so that the cause of the flammable atmosphere can be investigated and rectified,” […]
At an event in Hanoi, Vietnam, Doosan Industrial Vehicle lauched its new NX series of diesel forklifts to dealers from six major Asian countries where they had a favourable reception. Mr Kwak, Doosan’s executive vice president said, “With the launch of the new strategic model NX, we’re aiming to be the Global top brand by […]
Hyster has introduced its new UT Series range to the Asia-Pacific region for customers seeking to cost-effectively tackle simple everyday materials handling needs. The new UT Series diesel or dual-fuel counterbalance lift trucks, pallet trucks and stackers, in six different capacities from 1.5-3.5t, deliver an affordable and uncomplicated range suitable for many industries, including food […]
Ausa was very satisfied with the response to its new range of lift trucks at Bauma The new range of all-terrain lift trucks with a 2t (4000lb), 2.5t (5000lb), 3t (6100lb) and 3.5t (7100lb) capacity was also an important and innovative new launch from the company. The new forklifts feature a digital screen on the […]
07/06/2019 - 10:07 am
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.