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Hippos Settle Into New Home with Help of Lift Truck
Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Hippos Settle Into New Home with Help of Lift Truck

Earlier this year the Philadelphia Zoo had a very large task at hand - to move a 4,500 pound hippopotamus named Cindy (pictured above) and her roommate Unna to a new home. They had lived in their old exhibit for 20 years and were ready for a new home within the zoo grounds. Although the hippos only moved a short distance, the process to transport them was the same as if they moved across the...

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Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Class 2 Moving Mast Reach Trucks suit warehouse applications.

With max lift heights to 35 ft and rated capacities over 27 ft, Jungheinrich® ETV/ETM 214/216 series accommodate both narrow aisle and high-rack applications that require confined work area maneuverability. Operator remains seated while driving truck to promote comfort, and Curve Control feature provides automatic speed reduction during cornering. Featuring 4th generation AC technology for...

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Partnership for the Development of the European Market for Hydrogen Forklift Trucks

Air Liquide and Plug Power announce their intent to join forces to develop the market for hydrogen-powered forklift trucks in Europe. Among all the markets for hydrogen energy that of fuel-cell powered forklift trucks is today the fastest growing one. This initiative should lead to the creation of a joint venture based in France. This anticipated joint venture between Plug Power and Axane...

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Jungheinrich Warehouse Products Nominated for Product of the Year
Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Jungheinrich Warehouse Products Nominated for Product of the Year

Plant Engineering Recognizes Two Jungheinrich Products in the Material Handling Systems Category HOUSTON - Jungheinrich® (http://www.jungheinrich-lift.com), a leading brand of material handling warehouse equipment, has been informed that two of its lift trucks, the EKS 208 order picker and ETV Q20 / ETV Q25 moving mast reach truck, are in the running for Plant Engineering's 2011 Product of the...

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Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Narrow Aisle Reach Truck features 42 in. wide chassis.

Able to reach 400 in., RM 6000 Series features MonoLift(TM) mast, which is offset 7 in. to left of operator for visibility at height, eye, and ground levels. OnTrac® Anti-Slip Traction Control System helps prevent truck from slipping on wet, dusty, or sealed floors, while Laser Fork Guide projects red laser line at fork level to help guide forks into pallet. Integrated into truck dashboard,...

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Crown Equipment Helps Peerless Pump Company Gain More Visibility into Its Forklift Operations

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - When Peerless Pump identified concerns regarding forklift operator load-handling visibility, the company's warehouse management team turned to Crown Equipment as a capable partner to help resolve the issue. The answer was found in the Crown RM 6000 Series reach truck, which is the industry's first narrow aisle reach truck with a MonoLift(TM) mast. Based in Indianapolis, Ind.,...

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Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Crown Equipment Helps Peerless Pump Company Gain More Visibility into Its Forklift Operations

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - When Peerless Pump identified concerns regarding forklift operator load-handling visibility, the company's warehouse management team turned to Crown Equipment as a capable partner to help resolve the issue. The answer was found in the Crown RM 6000 Series reach truck, which is the industry's first narrow aisle reach truck with a MonoLift(TM) mast. Based in Indianapolis, Ind.,...

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Ergonomic Pallet Truck features electric drive and manual lift.
Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Ergonomic Pallet Truck features electric drive and manual lift.

Along with 3,300 lb capacity for moving pallets and skids, ESET33 features electric battery-powered drive system for forward/reverse operation. Charging is accomplished overnight via 110 V outlet, and onboard 24 V battery pack can operate for 8+ hr. Able to achieve speeds to 2.8 mph fully loaded and 3 mph unloaded, truck is available with 48 in. fork length with 20.5 and 27 in. fork width...

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New Technology for Industrial Forklifts
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New Technology for Industrial Forklifts

Tired of getting Commercial Grade Forklifts for Your Industrial grade Forklift needs? Southland Equipment is using the Newest Technology, EPA/UL approved, Simplified Safety, Low Maintenance Design, Comfort/Ease of Operation, are ALL Standard Features. Southland Equipment Service, Inc. has the product and support to meet your Material Handlings needs with High Productivity and Low Maintenance...

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Crown Lift Trucks Make Light Work of Heavy-Duty Pumpkins at Annual Festival

NEW BREMEN, Ohio - Moving giant pumpkins weighing more than 1,000 pounds in a crowd of people is no small feat. Crown Equipment, one of the world's leading forklift manufacturers, recently supplied its Crown C-5 Series pneumatic tire forklift to safely transport the winning 1,370-pound pumpkin during the annual Pumpkinfest in New Bremen, Ohio, where the company is headquartered. Participants in...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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