Materials Handling News

Scania and Brigade Join Forces to Provide Vehicle Safety Options Programme.

Scania and Brigade Join Forces to Provide Vehicle Safety Options Programme.

Scania customers can now select one of two optional-extra Brigade vehicle safety kits, to comply with a large number of specifications including; Transport for London’s Freight Operator...

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Cautrac launches Morooka's first ever rotating tracked carrier at Plantworx 2015

Cautrac launches Morooka's first ever rotating tracked carrier at Plantworx 2015

Cautrac, the importer and distributor for the Morooka range of tracked carriers, has announced the introduction of the 11 tonne capacity MST-2200VDR model which features a superstructure that...

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All you need to know about the lubrication of rolling bearings

All you need to know about the lubrication of rolling bearings

A new publication is now available from precision bearing manufacturer Schaeffler UK. “Lubrication of Rolling Bearings” contains a wealth of useful information for engineers who want...

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Scandia-Hus Purchases Company’s First Excavator

Scandia-Hus Purchases Company’s First Excavator

At the same time as completing the company’s 40th year of business in the UK, East Grinstead-based Scandia-Hus Limited, one of the nation’s longest established suppliers of timber...

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Highly dynamic at 50 years of age

Highly dynamic at 50 years of age

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS celebrates anniversary at Hannover Messe 2015 A simulator showcasing dynamic drive performance will be a centerpiece of this year’s NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presentation at...

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Weldability SIF celebrate 90 years

Weldability SIF celebrate 90 years

Weldability-Sif, UK based “one stop source” for all welding products, have a heritage dating back to 1925 and this year celebrate their 90th anniversary with a history that includes...

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Chicago Pneumatic light towers outshine competition

Chicago Pneumatic light towers outshine competition

Chicago Pneumatic have been chosen by one of South Africa’s leading opencast mining contractors Diesel Power Open Cast Mining (Pty) Limited (“Diesel Power”) following a live...

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WEC & MTL partnership saves 135 engineering jobs

WEC & MTL partnership saves 135 engineering jobs

WEC Group, one of the UK’s largest engineering and fabrication companies, has funded a partnership deal to acquire the business and certain assets of metal manufacturing specialist MTL...

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GTAccess hit the heights with Manitou.

GTAccess hit the heights with Manitou.

GTAccess are investing in Manitou rough terrain articulated access platforms to meet the exacting demands of their customer base for highly efficient and productive machinery to work at heights...

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Adare Machinery Shows Doosan/Bobcat Products at CQMS

Adare Machinery Shows Doosan/Bobcat Products at CQMS

Limerick-based Adare Machinery will be showing a range of Doosan Heavy and Bobcat products for the first time on the company’s stand at the inaugural Construction and Quarry Machinery Show...

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Record number of bidders at Ritchie Bros. auction in St. Aubin sur Gaillon, France

Record number of bidders at Ritchie Bros. auction in St. Aubin sur Gaillon, France

More than 80 heavy equipment items and trucks were sold on behalf of contractor Eiffage Travaux Publics ST. AUBIN SUR GAILLON, FRANCE (5 March, 2015) – Ritchie Bros. (NYSE and TSX: RBA),...

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Concrete specialist invests in JCB

Concrete specialist invests in JCB

One of the UK’s leading independent concrete producers has purchased two new JCB wheeled loading shovels for materials handling at its batching plants. Brett Concrete – a division...

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Case Extends SiteWatch™ Telematics With Satellite Connectivity to Provide Reliable Global Coverage

Case Extends SiteWatch™ Telematics With Satellite Connectivity to Provide Reliable Global Coverage

Case extends the SiteWatch™ offering with Iridium® satellite connectivity to provide its telematics services in areas without cellular network coverage. The new satellite service is...

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Mentor launches first IOSH forklift safety management qualification

Mentor launches first IOSH forklift safety management qualification

Mentor Training have launched the first-ever IOSH accredited safety management course tailored to the needs of those responsible for overseeing forklift operations. ‘IOSH Managing Safely:...

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Doosan Launches New DX210W-5 Stage IV Wheeled Excavator

Doosan Launches New DX210W-5 Stage IV Wheeled Excavator

Doosan Construction Equipment has launched the DX210W-5, a new 21 tonne Stage IV compliant wheeled excavator. As well as meeting the latest Stage IV emission regulations, the DX210W-5 goes much...

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