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Combilifts are a highlight for HAI

Hammerer Aluminium Industries (HAI) employs a workforce of 1,600 at its eight sites in Europe, and the company’s activities include supplying high-tech aluminium profiles and finished components as well as employing highly efficient recycling processes. It is now using three multidirectional…

  • 30/03/2021

ARE YOU READY FOR THE AGE OF THE LI-ION?

With the sale of diesel - and gas-powered vehicles set to end in 2030, businesses should be looking to embrace modern technologies and upgrade fleets now so new operational and maintenance routines can be established long before these changes come into effect. And we’re not just talking…

  • 30/03/2021

Survey reveals 'more can be done' by materials handling industry to quash carbon footprint

As companies seek to reduce their environmental impact along the whole supply chain, independent research conducted on behalf of Calor has revealed that an overwhelming 95% of those working in the materials handling industry feel that much more can be done to lower their carbon emissions. But…

  • 30/03/2021

Diesel-powered trucks see range expansion

Doosan has expanded its new 9-Series of Euro Stage V compliant IC engine counterbalance forklift trucks with the launch of the D25S-9 range. Available in five models across a capacity range of 2.0-3.5 tonne, these versatile diesel-powered trucks are said to offer a combination of outstanding fuel…

  • 30/03/2021

Grab-O-Matic Quick Attach/Release Drum Handler Increases Safety and Efficiency

St Clare Engineering Ltd (Grab-O-Matic) have developed a Quick Attach/Release drum handler fork attachment. The Grab-O-Matic QR-2-DLR is a double drum handler that can be securely attached to the forks and released without the need for the truck driver to dismount from his cab. St Clare Engineering…

  • 30/03/2021

Increase maintenance safety with top lockout procedures and custom shadowboards

Let experienced Brady engineers to write and implement custom Lockout/Tagout procedures for more maintenance safety. Make safety top of mind in the workplace and optimise Lockout/Tagout efficiency with highly visible, custom lockout shadowboards. Join our online webinar and get acquainted with…

  • 22/03/2021

From waste to packaging material – economical and ecological

Produce your own packaging material! Why buy new packaging material when used cardboard boxes are available? With the HSM ProfiPack packaging machines, used cardboard is converted into high-quality packaging and filling material – in an economical and ecologically friendly way! These devices…

  • 22/03/2021

Diversifying automated processes within the plastics sector, post COVID-19

How one automation expert diversified their offering, to adapt to a changing manufacturing landscape. KUKA UK Gold system partner, PC Moulding & Automation has witnessed a significant decline in automotive manufacturing, with certain next generation model launch plans being shelved in favour of…

  • 22/03/2021

ifm provides all-in-one control and monitoring for quarter-turn valves

Featuring compact construction and easy mounting, the new MVQ201 valve sensor from ifm electronic not only monitors and reports valve position to the nearest degree, but also has an integral M12 connector that can be used for connecting the valve. With this option, the valve is controlled via the…

  • 22/03/2021

Introducing the new Cobot end of line palletiser from Phoenix Handling Solutions combined with our Nipper automated guided vehicle

The new SRP Cobot from Phoenix Handling Solutions (PHS) is an extremely compact, versatile and fully automatic, low-cost modular robot palletising system, based on a Hyundai YL012 6 axis industrial collaborative robot. Given the PHS vast experience in end of line automation, Cobots were a natural…

  • 22/03/2021