- New drive systems for sorting facilities
Chosen to supply a state-of-the-art materials handling system for one of Australia’s largest move of freight, Daifuku BCS needed over one thousand geared motors and inverters. Daifuku BCS decided to go with the NORD Drivesystems because the product offered a number of innovative features that provide efficiencies for both Daifuku BCS and their client. A … Continue reading New drive systems for sorting facilities
- Open faced angle sensors for valve position monitoring in harsh environments
Turck announces two extensions of their inductive angle sensors for rotary actuators. Both new product offerings provide customers with a rotary valve sensing solution ideally suited for harsh environments; one includes a stainless steel Minifast connector and the other, using a terminal chamber, provides customers with ATEX and IECEx approvals. Utilizing the inductive resonant circuit … Continue reading Open faced angle sensors for valve position monitoring in harsh environments
- Air Driven Liquid Pump
Parker Autoclave Engineers has released an innovative new air driven liquid pump, the AHL118. A high volume, double-ended, double acting high pressure pump, the AHL118 is designed for use in oil and gas, chemical, industrial and research applications. The pump operates to a pressure range of 23,000 psi and at 5.6 gallons per minute (25.5 … Continue reading Air Driven Liquid Pump
- New Rugged and Reliable Industrial Forklift Scale
Designed for use in tough, industrial environments, METTLER TOLEDO forklift scales set the standard for reliability, safety and accuracy in heavy-use applications. Investment in a VFS120 offers productivity gains that can pay back your investment in less than six months. When you weigh directly on a forklift, you can skip the extra step of weighing … Continue reading New Rugged and Reliable Industrial Forklift Scale
- Honeywell launches new high-performance wireless ring scanner
Honeywell announced the release of its new high-performance 8670 Wireless Ring Scanner with Bluetooth technology, a compact, lightweight scanner that fits comfortably on a finger to allow workers to keep both hands free when completing their tasks. The new scanner uses Bluetooth technology to connect to a range of computing devices such as PCs, laptops, … Continue reading Honeywell launches new high-performance wireless ring scanner
- New electric scissor lift for enhanced mobility
United Forklift and Access Solutions has released the new Haulotte Optimum 8 electric scissor lift with enhanced manoeuvrability and 230kg lift capacity. The lift has a speed of 5km/h, a 1.5m turning radius, and integrated safety features. Its asynchronous AC motors offer smooth precision movements and its narrow turning radius allow operators to manoeuvre in … Continue reading New electric scissor lift for enhanced mobility
- United Forklift’s CAT photograph NR20-23 lift trucks set industry benchmarks for lift speeds
The latest CAT NR20-23/ND18 pantograph reach truck series from United Forklift and Access Solutions feature industry-leading lift speeds and high load capacity retention to deliver greater efficiency at higher lift heights. The safety and productivity-oriented machines -available nationally in 1500-2000kg lift capacities with lift heights up to 11.5 metres -deliver longer run times, efficient handling … Continue reading United Forklift’s CAT photograph NR20-23 lift trucks set industry benchmarks for lift speeds
- Iveco cleans-up with Daily free servicing deal and Gerni giveaway
For a limited time, Iveco is providing prospective buyers of its award-winning Daily van and cab chassis range, with even greater reason to put a Daily to work in their business. From July 1 to October 31, purchasers of new Daily van and 4×2 cab chassis variants will receive 3 years or 200,000 kilometres of … Continue reading Iveco cleans-up with Daily free servicing deal and Gerni giveaway
- The ECO Mobicon
The ECO Mobicon is aimed at a market looking for even more savings than are provided currently by the already economical 2T when compared with traditional Forklifts.
- New Financial Year – Time to Get Your Warehouse Organised
With the onset of the new financial year, it is time for companies to get their warehouses organised and made safer for employees.
- Making logistics easier with energy chains that can go around corners
The c-chain finds application in handling systems, filling and removal devices, feeders, pick and place through linked systems and portals.
- Keep cargo dry in transit
A clay based desiccant manufactured by Australian Warehouse Solutions is helping protect container shipments against moisture problems.
- Cutting train energy use and emissions
New Zealand’s national rail operator, KiwiRail, has joined forces with TTG Transportation Technology to cut energy consumption and environmental emissions, while managing on-time running of trains.
- Combilift Straddle Carrier
The Combilift Straddle Carrier is a cost effective and flexible container handling solution.
- Mitsubishi Grendia forklift
MLA Holdings has introduced the Mitsubishi Grendia for greater benefits to the planet, and the operator and the employer.
- Mobicon two-tower Gantry Crane
The Mobicon saves space by carrying containers lengthwise, and a 5m laneway is sufficient for transporting them
- Pedestrian pallet trucks
Yale has launched new pedestrian pallet trucks design to offer greater comfort and ease of operation.
- Fast, low-contact gripping
FESTO’S low-contact suction gripper OGGB is an alternative to suction cups for handling highly sensitive solar cells and other fragile work pieces.
- The pallet gate is adaptable for existing systems
Every warehouse, distribution centre and factory has a number of risks and hazards it must overcome in order to maintain the safety of its employees.
- Scissor lift efficiency saves costs
Haulotte Group has updated it scissor lift to suit its external maintenance, electrical, plumbing and painting industries.