Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd.

The Future of the AGC is now!
Material Handling & Storage

The Future of the AGC is now!

Not all AGV's – also referred to as AGC's - are created equal. Handling Specialty's customized automatic guided vehicle was designed, built and tested at their facilities for a truck-body builder who required specific application details and safety options which Handling Specialty delivered. Flexibility to alter the assembly floor is a new advancement in automated guided vehicles...

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Benefits of a Below-Ground Level Lift for Turbine Assembly
Material Handling & Storage

Benefits of a Below-Ground Level Lift for Turbine Assembly

Safety is always an important consideration when designing a product to help others do their jobs more efficiently. Ergonomics should also be considered when making a decision on a piece of equipment being designed to assist employees in the manufacturing industry. Handling Specialty has been designing, building and supporting products like multi-stage turbine lifts for decades, and has...

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Services

How to Choose Your Engineered Product Company, Wisely.

EPG is a category referred to by engineers, architects, manufacturing professionals and many more in supply chain and manufacturing circles. It's the category that offers that 'wow' factor in our business. It allows for custom engineered and manufactured products to reinvent how a product is built, maintained, or how it is distributed. Or, in the case where a product is only in its...

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Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!
Material Handling & Storage

Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!

With a challenging project come great rewards. The largest underwater stage hydraulic lift system measures a world record 3,650 square feet. Who built this behemoth you ask? Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd. Built for the Bellagio Casino, Resort and Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada, the stage houses a show for Cirque du Soleil's O".Â-  The show takes place in a pool containing 1.5...

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The Forklevator; Still Your Best Bet in Forklift Maintenance in 2016
Material Handling & Storage

The Forklevator; Still Your Best Bet in Forklift Maintenance in 2016

The Forklevator four post forklift service lift allows preventive maintenance programs and service work to be completed with an unobstructed view of the undercarriage. This design revolutionized onsite forklift maintenance with some customer’s claiming time savings of up to 40% in contrast to using manual jacking or overhead cranes for onsite underside forkllift servicing. Built for the express...

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Workplace Safety in 2016 is Attainable with Handling Specialty
Agricultural & Farming Products

Workplace Safety in 2016 is Attainable with Handling Specialty

Having a safe and happy 2016 doesn't only extend to your personal life. Your work-life is every bit as important; especially when working in an environment wrought with potentially dangerous situations. The manufacturing industry, as well as aerospace, defence, entertainment, rail, transportation and many others can be, at times, scary places to work. The importance of quality should be one...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Why Diversification is so Important to Manufacturing Pursuits

Over the past 30 years that I have been with Handling Specialty, the company has certainly weathered several economic storms." It was about 2002 when the third recession began to appear.Â-  It was once again most notable via the decline in the auto industry.  We had just powered ourselves through the 90s when the auto industry was in full flight….and yes, we kind of put all our...

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Handling Specialty Project Featured in December Episode of The Amazing Race
Material Handling & Storage

Handling Specialty Project Featured in December Episode of The Amazing Race

On December 4th, many millions watched The Amazing Race contestants enter the largest water extravaganza stage show in the world today. Though there were many groups involved in the building of the City of Dreams Theatre in China, Handling Specialty played a huge roll in the realization of its spectacular show; The House of Dancing Water. Macau is located on the western bank of the Pearl River...

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Material Handling Vehicle supports 360° maneuverability.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Material Handling Vehicle supports 360° maneuverability.

Along with castor wheels that support 360° turning radius,Â- Manually Guided Vehicle (MGV) features elevating table top that can lift 5,000 lb and also perform 360° spin. Scissor lifting device, hidden behind bellows, helps meet safety requirements by minimizing pinch-points. Able to drive at reduced speed with scissor lift table fully elevated when necessary, MGV...

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A Strategic Alliance between Handling Specialty and High Point Equipment Brings Automation to a Wider Market
Communication Systems & Equipment

A Strategic Alliance between Handling Specialty and High Point Equipment Brings Automation to a Wider Market

Grimsby, Ontario, Canada – Handling Specialty, an engineering and manufacturing company specializing in materials handling equipment and solutions, and High Point Equipment, the manufacturer of the OSA-LATOR robotic indexing table, have formed a mutually beneficial alliance in efforts to bring the OSA-LATOR to a wider range of customers. Because industrial automation is essential in today's...

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The Future of the AGC is now!
Material Handling & Storage

The Future of the AGC is now!

Not all AGV's – also referred to as AGC's - are created equal. Handling Specialty's customized automatic guided vehicle was designed, built and tested at their facilities for a truck-body builder who required specific application details and safety options which Handling Specialty delivered. Flexibility to alter the assembly floor is a new advancement in automated guided vehicles...

Read More »
Benefits of a Below-Ground Level Lift for Turbine Assembly
Material Handling & Storage

Benefits of a Below-Ground Level Lift for Turbine Assembly

Safety is always an important consideration when designing a product to help others do their jobs more efficiently. Ergonomics should also be considered when making a decision on a piece of equipment being designed to assist employees in the manufacturing industry. Handling Specialty has been designing, building and supporting products like multi-stage turbine lifts for decades, and has...

Read More »
Services

How to Choose Your Engineered Product Company, Wisely.

EPG is a category referred to by engineers, architects, manufacturing professionals and many more in supply chain and manufacturing circles. It's the category that offers that 'wow' factor in our business. It allows for custom engineered and manufactured products to reinvent how a product is built, maintained, or how it is distributed. Or, in the case where a product is only in its...

Read More »
Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!
Material Handling & Storage

Fun Fact: Handling Specialty is in the Guinness Book of World Records!

With a challenging project come great rewards. The largest underwater stage hydraulic lift system measures a world record 3,650 square feet. Who built this behemoth you ask? Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd. Built for the Bellagio Casino, Resort and Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada, the stage houses a show for Cirque du Soleil's O".Â-  The show takes place in a pool containing 1.5...

Read More »
The Forklevator; Still Your Best Bet in Forklift Maintenance in 2016
Material Handling & Storage

The Forklevator; Still Your Best Bet in Forklift Maintenance in 2016

The Forklevator four post forklift service lift allows preventive maintenance programs and service work to be completed with an unobstructed view of the undercarriage. This design revolutionized onsite forklift maintenance with some customer’s claiming time savings of up to 40% in contrast to using manual jacking or overhead cranes for onsite underside forkllift servicing. Built for the express...

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Company News

Same Services - Expanded Website - Parts & Services Department

In order to keep your equipment running and your operation moving, parts and services are an integral part of the process. From critical spare parts to the planned maintenance services recommended by your manufacturer, it is important to be able to find what you need when unforeseen damages or problems arise with your machinery. Handling Specialty understands this need and has recently revised...

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Workplace Safety in 2016 is Attainable with Handling Specialty
Agricultural & Farming Products

Workplace Safety in 2016 is Attainable with Handling Specialty

Having a safe and happy 2016 doesn't only extend to your personal life. Your work-life is every bit as important; especially when working in an environment wrought with potentially dangerous situations. The manufacturing industry, as well as aerospace, defence, entertainment, rail, transportation and many others can be, at times, scary places to work. The importance of quality should be one...

Read More »
Machinery & Machining Tools

Why Diversification is so Important to Manufacturing Pursuits

Over the past 30 years that I have been with Handling Specialty, the company has certainly weathered several economic storms." It was about 2002 when the third recession began to appear.Â-  It was once again most notable via the decline in the auto industry.  We had just powered ourselves through the 90s when the auto industry was in full flight….and yes, we kind of put all our...

Read More »
Handling Specialty Project Featured in December Episode of The Amazing Race
Material Handling & Storage

Handling Specialty Project Featured in December Episode of The Amazing Race

On December 4th, many millions watched The Amazing Race contestants enter the largest water extravaganza stage show in the world today. Though there were many groups involved in the building of the City of Dreams Theatre in China, Handling Specialty played a huge roll in the realization of its spectacular show; The House of Dancing Water. Macau is located on the western bank of the Pearl River...

Read More »
Company News

Handling Specialty Wins Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year Award

On the evening of Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 we saw the Business Award of Excellence go to Handling Specialty; a company which has grown and prospered in the region for over 50 years. Handling Specialty graciously accepted the award over esteemed competitors; CanWeb Printing Inc. and NRB Inc. at the special event held at the Casablanca Winery Inn in the historic and scenic Twenty Mile Bench...

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