Designed to help operators position and transport loads up to 100kg precisely and effortlessly, the Electro-Balancer (E-Balancer) from Zasche Handling is a versatile tool suited to a broad range of heavy-duty industrial applications. Zasche Handling, a leading provider of load handling technology says it offers manufacturers the opportunity to both enhance productivity and workplace safety. […]
A world leader in the design, manufacture and maintenance of all types of port cranes, Konecranes, has introduced reach and height modernisations of ship-to-shore (STS) equipment to help operators to adapt quickly and cost efficiently to rapidly changing demands and ship sizes. The STS Boom Extension and Crane Height Raising modernisations are engineered to help […]
A new generation of CTE track mounted platforms has been launched. The CTE Traccess 160 offers a 16m working height, a 7.9m outreach and has a 250kg capacity over the whole working envelope. Notable is the CAN BUS electrical system, which is similar to the CTE truck mounted platforms equipped with the S3 EVO system. […]
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. […]
Snorkel showed its expanded China-built product line with two new models at the bi-annual Bauma China exhibition held on 24 – 27 November in Shanghai. From its 3000sqm production facility in Jintan, Jiangsu Province, China, Snorkel began assembly in 2017 of two electric slab scissor lift models, the Snorkel S3219E and S4732E. This was followed […]
Toyota Material Handling Australia (TMHA) has added four new counterbalanced forklifts to its line-up. Introducing the 9FBMT Traigo, which is a heavy-duty, electric, counterbalanced forklift with 6, 7 and 8t load-carrying capacities. The four models are named 9FBM60T, 9FBM70T, 9FBM80T and 9FBH80T, designating their 6, 7 and 8t load-bearing capabilities. Previously, TMHA’s dedicated battery-electric models […]
Sinoboom has launched a hybrid articulating boom lift, AB18HJ, at Bauma China 2020, marking a transition into the manufacture of bi-energy access equipment by a Chinese original equipment manufacturer. AB18HJ provides lower emissions, reduced fuel consumption of more than 30% compared to diesel alone and longer endurance with up to one week’s operation from a […]
This year, Heli’s outdoor exhibition area at Bauma China, covered more than 1000sqm. At the show held on 24 -27 November at Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China Heli displayed its latest internal combustion and lithium-ion trucks, 12.5m mast reach trucks, 25t seven-layer hybrid stackers, hydrogen fuel forklifts, explosion-proof lithium-ion forklifts, new 12t forklifts, […]
Soon, all Genie GS scissor lifts and GR, QS & GRC vertical mast lifts will be manufactured in compliance with applicable national standards adopted by each country, which drive differences to machine design and use due to standards requirements for side force, chassis tilt, wind rating platform load sensing and various other specifications and stability […]
The latest members of Still’s RX60 family of electric forklifts offer capacities from 3.5 to 5t. For the first time, customers who primarily handle loads indoors, but also have to transport heavy loads outdoors, can also benefit from the electrifying advantages of the RX 60 series. In addition to its agility, manoeuvrability and high driving […]
14/10/2020 - 19:35 pm
In this month's issue
Steven Flint joins the LEEA board. and gives a clear view for lifting.
In Face Time industry spokesmen talk about 2020.
Some of the latest developments in electric forklifts.
The growing market for low-level access platforms.
The Insider reveals seven things we have learnt in the last six months