Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Commercial Truck Bed Extender features adjustable legs.

October 20, 2016

TramBed 2.0 can be slid out by truck owners and braced via its adjustable legs. Supporting loads up to 2,000 lb (8 ft truck bed) with legs extended, legs keep extension stable and permit product to be used as in-field work surface while adding minimal to no stress on truck suspension. Heavy-duty construction features all-stainless steel deck and factory-welded, powder-painted extension rails and legs. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Workhorse Group Inc. Receives Order to Manufacture 200 Additional E-Gen Hybrid Electric Delivery Vehicles

October 17, 2016

Vehicles to be Added as Part of the UPS Growing Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Fleet CINCINNATI - Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WKHS), an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of battery-electric vehicles, today announced that it has received an order to produce 200 additional E-Gen hybrid electric delivery trucks for the UPS alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet. To read... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Chromaflo Assists CSP for Material Innovation Award at SPE ACCE

October 3, 2016

Chromaflo assists CSP for Material Innovation Award at SPE ACCE Ashtabula, Ohio U.S.A. – Continental Structural Plastics was awarded the 2016 Most Innovative Composite Part Award for Material Innovation at the annual Society of Plastics Engineers Conference and Automotive Composites Conference Exhibition. This award is given to a company who commercializes a material that exemplifies... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

United States Postal Service Awards NGDV Prototype Contract to VT Hackney - Workhorse Group Team

September 26, 2016

VT Hackney and Workhorse Group Team Enter Prototype and Testing Phase of USPS Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) Program CINCINNATI - An exclusive partnership of Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WKHS) and VT Hackney has been selected as one of six manufacturers awarded a prototype contract by the United States Postal Service (USPS) to build and deliver prototype vehicles for the Next... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Mining Haul Truck provides 400-ton capacity.

September 20, 2016

Powered by 18-cylinder, 3,500 hp Komatsu SSDA18V170 diesel engine, Model 980E-4 provides optimal match in large-scale mining applications with bucket shovels from 55-99 yd³, loading out in 3–5 passes, depending on bucket size and material density. AC electric drive system enables efficient operations in deep pit and soft underfoot operations. Engine comes with pre-lube system to help minimize wear during start-up, CENSE® on-board monitoring system, and ELIMINATOR® engine oil filtration system. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Fuel Systems Receives Department of Transportation Special Permit on VP-650(TM) Virtual Pipeline Trailer with Highest Available CNG Capacity – Approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic Feet

September 19, 2016

LAKE FOREST, Calif. - Quantum Fuel Systems, an industry leader in CNG (compressed natural gas) fuel systems for the automotive and heavy-duty industry, announced today that it has received a special permit from Department of Transportation (DOT) for its new VP-650™ virtual pipeline trailer which will have the highest capacity available in the industry at approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Transportation Industry Products

Komatsu Focus at MinEXPO 2016: Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance

September 9, 2016

Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance Rolling Meadows, Ill. — Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer will be a major exhibitor at this month’s MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. At Booth 7027, Komatsu will showcase innovative machines and solutions that drive mine optimization. Among machines on display will be several Tier-4... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Bishamon Industries Corporation - Pallet Trucks

June 14, 2016

Pallet trucks are used in commercial and industrial facilities to move pallets loaded with heavy materials. Although they are not motorized, they enable one person to easily move very heavy objects simply by wheeling them along a level surface. A pallet truck can be especially useful in tight spaces like the trailer of a transport truck where there is no room for a full-sized fork lift to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Steel Box Trucks feature counterbalanced gas springs.

May 13, 2016

Suited for loading/unloading parts, supplies, or scrap, all-welded Steel Box Trucks are powder-coated and feature 2 swivel and 2 rigid casters; 5 in. polyolefin casters support truck's 1,800 lb max weight capacity. Solid-sided trucks, with interior dimensions of 30 ½ in. high x 24 in. deep, have 13-gauge steel sides and 2 in. hemmed edges, while mesh-sided trucks, with 31 ½ in. high x 25 in. deep interior, are made from No. 13 expanded metal with 1 ½ x 1 ½ x 1/8 in. angle frame. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Yale Brought Interactive Booth Experience to MODEX 2016

April 28, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Industry events like MODEX 2016 offer a dynamic, informative experience to help attendees discover the latest warehouse solutions, and gain a competitive edge in the highly-volatile supply chain environment. At booths #3147 and #2263, Yale Materials Handling Corporation offered an interactive booth experience complete with product demonstrations and the latest technology to... Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Penske Now Major Sponsor of Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo

April 27, 2016

READING, Pa. - Penske Truck Leasing will be an active participant in the 2016 Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo. Running from May 2 to May 5, the conference returns to the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California. Penske is the Platinum Sponsor and is sole sponsor for the first-ever ACT Expo Fleet Awards. Penske will have a Freightliner Cascadia compressed natural gas... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

American-Made Caps and Fleet Innovations from LEER on Exhibit at NAFA 2016 in Austin, Texas

April 26, 2016

ELKHART, Ind. - At this year's NAFA 2016 Institute Expo in Austin, Texas, fleet operators will have the opportunity to learn about the latest products and innovations from LEER®. LEER's a line of caps deliver the great look, fuel savings, durability and performance both regional and national fleet customers value. LEER proudly manufactures its caps in the U.S. to the exacting... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Work Assist Vehicle can travel and lift simultaneously.

April 26, 2016

With load tray that supports up to 200 lb and load deck that holds up to 250 lb, Crown WAV 60 Series (Wave®) is suited for receiving, shipping, and stocking of small loads in busy, confined spaces, as well as order picking/fulfillment. AC drive motors and controls enable travel speeds to 5 mph with responsive acceleration and maneuverability. For safety, vehicle includes hand sensors, interlocking gates, and dual foot pedals with built-in sensors. Vehicle can be charged via 110 V power outlet. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Vocational Truck withstands punishing job sites.

April 19, 2016

Powered by Cummins® ISX15 engine, HX520 120 in. BBC Set-forward Axle Truck or Tractor is designed to serve heavy haul tractor, construction dump, and platform stake/crane markets. Truck features 12.5 in. x .5 in. single rail delivering 3.5 million RBM, 40° wheel cut with 425 series tires for optimized maneuverability, and DriverFirst™ Cab Air Suspension for comfortable ride. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

From the Ship to the Store and Everywhere in Between, Hyster Displays it All at MODEX 2016

April 7, 2016

GREENVILLE, N.C. – With a full range of products, Hyster Company shows MODEX attendees its ability to meet the needs of their entire operation with just one brand of lift trucks – from the ship to the store and everywhere in between. Hyster booth #2927 is a one-stop shop for MODEX visitors looking for the latest in materials handling solutions and technology. From the Hyster® BE100ZHD... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Hyster Demonstrates Commitment to High Performance Solutions

April 7, 2016

Hydrogen Fuel Cells, Lithium-Ion Batteries and Extensive Engine Options on Display GREENVILLE, N.C. – THINK PERFORMANCE is a top priority for Hyster Company. This unrivaled commitment to deliver a broad range of high performance solutions will be on display in Hyster booth #2927 at MODEX 2016. From hydrogen fuel cell-powered lift trucks, to lithium-ion batteries to the company’s extensive... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Transportation Industry Products

Powered Scissor Lift Pallet Truck avoids unnecessary bending.

March 23, 2016

Designed for use with open-bottom pallets, skids, and totes, Crown PTH 50PS Series is suited for applications requiring frequently varied working heights because it can function as hand pallet truck and mobile work positioner that can raise, lower, and transport material. Electrically powered hydraulic system can lift as much as 2,200 lb at heights up to 31.5 in. Seven inch articulated steer wheels maintain optimal contact with floor, while 200° steering angle enables maneuvering in tight areas. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Flatbed targets NTEA work truck market.

March 14, 2016

To withstand inclement weather and extreme conditions, DewEze® 1000 Series features Gatorhyde lining, a polyurethane coating that covers flatbed deck to create corrosion-resistant surface. Ultra-bright LEDs, located on full-view headache rack, side clearance, and tailgate, offer optimized visibility. Additional features include stake pockets, 40,000 lb recessed gooseneck-ball receiver hitch, and D-rings. Depending on job requirements, flatbeds are customizable with square or beveled rear end. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Lift Truck Wheels and Tires enable tight maneuvering.

March 10, 2016

Formulated to meet usage demands of lift trucks in variety of warehouse environments, polyurethane wheels and tires include Raymond Smoothy® premium steer and drive tires and load wheels; Raymond UltraRide® premium steer and drive tires; and Raymond preferred steer and drive tires and load wheels. Offering variety of tread patterns, wheels and tires stand up to hard breaking, are resistant to flat spotting, and are suited for long- or high-speed runs with heavy loads. Read More

Services, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Route Planning System provides holistic view of fleets.

March 9, 2016

With added features, Roadnet® Anywhere v3.9 consolidates views of routing, dispatching, proof of delivery, telematics, customer notifications, and business analytics in one place. Multi-day routes can be created automatically based on existing orders customers have in system, and can be configured to include any layover rules. With Insight data discovery and exploration tool, users can dynamically change data drill down paths to determine root cause analysis and understand relations. Read More