Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Yale Invites Attendees to Break Free from Inefficiency with Innovative Solutions at ProMat 2017

March 20, 2017

GREENVILLE, N.C. (March 16, 2017) – Technology is driving change at an unprecedented pace in supply chain operations. Solutions based on technologies that first emerged only a few years ago are now almost status quo. At the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America, Yale Materials Handling Corporation presents an innovative lineup of lift truck solutions... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Yale® MO70T Tow Tractor allows easy adjustment for layout configurations.

March 15, 2017

Suitable for sequencing applications in assembly operations and stock restorations, Yale® MO70T Tow Tractor enables minimized startup time, costs and easy adjustments. Product comes with infrastructure-free navigation technology for navigating without requiring tape, wires or magnets.

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Material Handling & Storage

Komatsu Wheel Loader, Motor Grader and Forklift Lines Win 2017 EquipmentWatch Highest Retained-Value Award

February 25, 2017

Product lines recognized for best-in-class value retention

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., - February 23, 2017 - Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced it was named a 2017 winner in EquipmentWatch’s annual Highest Retained Value awards program, the industry’s only award based on residual values for heavy equipment.

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Material Handling & Storage

Industrial Man Lifts Offers Unique Truck Mounted Industrial Lifts for Improved Efficiency

February 20, 2017

Striving to enhance workplace efficiency in various industrial settings, Industrial Man Lifts offers unique truck mounted options for easy maneuvering.

St. Petersburg, FL; 02/17/2017: Industrial Man Lifts offers a number of different configurations for various industrial lifts and ladders, including truck-mounted models. These are specially designed to provide aerial access in remote... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Stärke Material Handling Group

February 15, 2017

Ontario, Canada – 2017 - Stärke Material Handling Group introduced its Continuous Stability System as a standard feature across its LiftMaxx line of industrial lift equipment. This system improves load balance and counteracts the destabilizing influences of uneven surfaces, small debris and lateral momentum to reduce incidences of tipping and product damage.

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Material Handling & Storage

Very Stable, High Precision, High Load, Low Cost Motorized Vertical Lift Stage from OES!

January 28, 2017

Van Nuys, CA - The AT20-100 Motorized Vertical Lift Stage from Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) is a very stable, high precision, high load vertical lift stage that can be easily integrated into almost any application. The large 120 mm x 180 mm (4.72 in. x 7.08 in.) drilled and tapped platform has a vertical travel of 100 mm (3.93 in.) and features: 3.315 µ (non- Micro-Step)... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

DX210WMH-5 Wheel Material Handler features abrasion-resistant steel grapple.

January 27, 2017

Featuring dual-boom cylinders and under-mount arm cylinder placement, DX210WMH-5 Material Handler is operated in Power+, Power, Standard and Economy modes. Designed with 5/8-cubic-yard grapple, product is rated to 189 hp, 0-9 rpm and 58,200 operating weight. Having 59,224 lbf.-ft swing torque and 35ft. 9in ground reach, DX210WMH-5 can travel with 21.8 mph speed and provide 0-9 rpm swing speed.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

MPC 3000 Series Order Picker features sturdy I-beam mast design.

December 5, 2016

Providing full clearance of forks from load wheel, MPC 3000 Series Order Picker eliminates need of extra clearance between pallets and under conveyors. Featuring heavy gauge steel and chassis, unit reduces truck damage by protecting truck components. Designed with sturdy duplex mast, product is capable of lifting loads up to 14 feet, and features sensors for monitoring steer wheel angle, fork... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

MEI Places New Data Equipment for Dallas Justice Center with a Helicopter

December 2, 2016

DALLAS, Nov. 30, 2016 -- The Helicopter overhead in SE Dallas early morning last Saturday wasn't the local traffic reporters. Instead, it was the installation of data equipment at the Lew Sterrett Justice Center in West Downtown Dallas. MEI Rigging & Crating used a helicopter, three forklifts, and a small mobile crane to complete the move in less than one hour. In that hour, they moved... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

3020 Tow Tractor Lift Truck offers Seegrid’s Vision technology.

November 17, 2016

Designed to automate horizontal towing in number of operations, 3020 Tow Tractor Automated Lift Truck can tow up to 10,000 pounds weight. Delivering longer battery life with precise speed control, unit measures time in automated mode (man-off) versus manual mode (man-on). Including iWAREHOUSE fleet management system, device helps customers gain greater visibility into their automated and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Southland Equipment has a Limited Supply of New Indoor and Outdoor Forklifts in Stock to Help you Take Advantage of the Section 179 Deduction!

November 14, 2016

If you have yet to take advantage of the Section 179 deduction (which is great news for small and medium businesses) assuming you spent under $2 Million on equipment, it means all of your qualifying equipment purchases can be deducted in full this year. There is one catch, though – the equipment must be purchased and put into service during 2016. This means by midnight 12/31.

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Material Handling & Storage

SpinGo Personnel Lifter reaches up to 13.5 feet, or 4.17 meters high.

November 11, 2016

Offering quick elevation of up to 4.17 m, SpinGo Personnel Lifter can be used in light distribution, picking, arranging stock and cleaning and maintenance. ompact and having a tight-turning radius, SpinGo is ideal for space challenged areas. Brakes are automatically secured for stable operation when the vehicle is stationary and elevated. Utilizing a standard 110-volt wall plug-in to charge... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Norheim Hoist meets CMAA Class D Duty of up to 60 Ton Capacity.

November 9, 2016

Available with capacities ranging up to 160 tons, Norheim Hoist meets requirement of Crane Manufacturers Association of America (CMAA) Spec # 70. With two speed hoists and trolley controls of up to 20 horsepower, utilizing standard magnetic contactor controls, hoist allows lifting speed to increase for loads that weigh up to 30% of the rated load capacity. Unit can be utilized for foot... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Customizable Lift Truck offers over one trillion configurations.

October 18, 2016

Able to handle jobs in diverse applications and industries, GP040-060MX employs PSI engine available in LPG or dual fuel. Yale® Flex Performance Technology™Â lets operators tailor engine performance based on real-time demands, while Hi-Vis™2 mast and bar-on-edge overhead guard design enhance operator visibility for precise load placement/retrieval. Other features include sealed... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pneumatic Tire Lift Truck offers extensive options.

October 17, 2016

With over a trillion possible configurations, Model GP040-060MX offers customizable solution for indoor/outdoor applications in industries ranging from retail to distribution. PSI engine, available in LPG or dual fuel, provides extended service intervals and advanced diagnostics. Yale® Flex Performance Technology™ enables operator to tailor engine performance based on real-time demands,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Discusses Forklift Automation at Disruptive Technologies Conference

September 27, 2016

NEW BREMEN, Ohio – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, announced that Scott Andersen, general manager – technology business development at Crown, recently spoke on the topic of forklift automation at Deloitte’s Disruptive Technologies global training conference in Montreal on September 21.   Ryder Material Handling, part of Crown Lift... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Keeps On-the-Grow Urban Evolutions On-the-Go

September 2, 2016

NEW BREMEN, Ohio – Urban Evolutions, Inc., a supplier of reclaimed building materials, fixtures and a line of accessories for homes and businesses, was in the midst of exponential growth and knew it couldn’t afford downtime because of equipment limitations. The company tasked Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, with helping them be faster and more... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pow'R-LOCK Portable Heavy Vehicle Lift System Wins Prestigious Australian National Engineering Award

August 30, 2016

PACE Zenith Award recipients for Pow’R-LOCK Portable Lifting System Menomonee Falls, WI — Enerpac’s self-contained Pow’R-LOCK™ hydraulic jacking system rated for heavy lifts up to 200 tons (181 metric tons) has won national accolades in the transport category of the Process and Control Engineering (PACE) Zenith Awards for 2016. An Award that Recognizes Innovation and Safety The PACE... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hyster Company Helps Port of Virginia Prepare for Increased Cargo Volumes

July 12, 2016

Greenville, N.C. - With the expansion of the Panama Canal almost complete, ports in the eastern United States are bracing for additional port traffic and increased cargo volumes. The Canal's expansion will allow passage of ships with up 14,000 TEUs, almost three times the current 5,000 TEU capacity. The Port of Virginia, the only U.S. east coast port with congressional authorization for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Scaffold Lifting Rig comes in underhung trolley configurations.

July 12, 2016

When job site access constraints preclude use of cranes, telescoping boom lifts, or fork lifts, Safway Systems™ Scaffold can be configured to lift center load of up to 3,750 lb and off-center load of up to 1,875 lb. This is enabled by adding Safway System Bearer/Runner, Truss Bearer, or I-beam. For lifting and horizontal movement, configuration can include header beams and underhung... Read More