Automated Guided Vehicle Systems

Automatic Guided Carts feature PC-based control platform.

Consisting of standard burden carrier base with adaptable top to which different load handling devices can be added, Automatic Guided Carts feature Beckhoff CP7202 Panel PC with 15 in. touchscreen as system controller and user interface. Panel PC handles broad range of functionality including traffic management, vehicle task management, load tracking, user interface for system monitoring tools,...

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Mining Equipment

Komatsu Previews the 930E-5 Mining Haul Truck

930E-5 combines new Tier 4 Final engine, up to five percent less fuel consumed with world’s best-selling ultra-class mining truck features LAS VEGAS — Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, previewed the 930E-5 haul truck at MINExpo today. Scheduled for availability in the second half of 2017, the 930E-5 joins a 930 line that is the world’s most popular for...

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'Switching Gears'...There's No Disconnect with this Tool Cart
Work Carts

'Switching Gears'...There's No Disconnect with this Tool Cart

Creform designs and builds an applications-specific tool cart for an electrical switchgear manufacturer Greer, SC—Creform Corporation has designed and built an applications-specific tool cart to support the production operations…machine setup and changeovers…of a switchgear manufacturer. Integral to the cart’s development was to optimize tool configurations and placement for both tools...

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Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

Crown Equipment Discusses Forklift Automation at Disruptive Technologies Conference

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.Â- Ã‚  Ryder Material Handling, part of...

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Automotive Trucks

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

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 Generation...

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Mining Haul Truck provides 400-ton capacity.
Automotive Trucks

Mining Haul Truck provides 400-ton capacity.

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...

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Automotive Trucks

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

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...

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Lithium Batteries

Raymond and Brammo Announce Technology Alliance

GREENE, N.Y. — The Raymond Corporation and Brammo, Inc., have announced a strategic technology alliance for developing robust lithium-ion alternative energy solutions. The alliance will focus on highly demanding warehouse applications that utilize electric forklifts. Raymond and Brammo have started testing a variety of configurations and will be releasing more information later this year....

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

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

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 Final...

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Crown Equipment Keeps On-the-Grow Urban Evolutions On-the-Go
Lift Trucks (Forklifts)

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

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...

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