Forklift Truck, Lift truck, Reach Trucks & Accessories

A Forklift is a powered industrial truck used to lift and transport materials within manufacturing, warehousing and distribution environments. They are driver operated and there are many different specialist lift trucks available depending on the application. These range from the most common counterbalanced forklift trucks to more specialty trucks such as 3 Wheel Counterbalance Forklift Trucks, Reach Trucks, Hand Pallet Trucks, Powered Pallet Trucks, Sideloaders and Teletrucks. These lift trucks can be powered either by an internal combustion engine or an electric motor. Electric Motors are most common. Engines may be diesel, kerosene, petrol, natural gas, butane, or propane fueled.

RSS

Jungheinrich: EZS 130 – The tow tractor for tight spaces

Jungheinrich: EZS 130 – The tow tractor for tight spaces

With a width of merely 600 mm, the truck is designed on a space-saving tugger train for the manoeuvrable transport of small parts. The tow tractor is thus ideally suited for the transport of luggage trolleys at airports.

Yale precision control tiller head selected as FLTA Awards 2020 finalist in two categories

Yale precision control tiller head selected as FLTA Awards 2020 finalist in two categories

Yale Europe Materials Handling been selected as a finalist in the Ergonomics and Innovation categories of the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) Awards for Excellence 2020.

NORD: Condition monitoring for predictive maintenance concepts

NORD: Condition monitoring for predictive maintenance concepts

The system from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS regularly or permanently records drive and status data in order to optimise the operational safety and efficiency of machines and plants. Based on this information, concepts for predictive maintenance can also be developed.

Agile Arocs crane truck lifts Mercedes-Benz to a new high with Plant Speed

Agile Arocs crane truck lifts Mercedes-Benz to a new high with Plant Speed

Mercedes-Benz can now lay claim to the lion’s share of the Plant Speed fleet, after delivering the Bristol-based operator’s first rigid vehicle to wear a three-pointed star.

Doosan highlights performance at LAMMA 20

Doosan highlights performance at LAMMA 20

Doosan, the manufacturer of robust high performance forklift trucks, will be exhibiting at LAMMA 20 (hall 18, stand 516), the UK’s top farm machinery, equipment and services show, to be held at the NEC in Birmingham, 7th- 8th January 2019.

Jungheinrich exhibits at LAMMA 2020

Jungheinrich exhibits at LAMMA 2020

Jungheinrich UK will be exhibiting at LAMMA 2020, the UK’s leading farm machinery, equipment and services show, taking place on the 7th and 8th January 2020 at the NEC in Birmingham.

BYD enjoys successful week at IMHX

BYD enjoys successful week at IMHX

BYD, the electric vehicle manufacturer, reports that it enjoyed a highly successful week at IMHX, the UK's largest event for the intralogistics industry.

Doosan reveals uplift to warehouse truck range

Doosan reveals uplift to warehouse truck range

Doosan, the manufacturer of robust high performance forklift trucks, has launched a major upgrade programme for its high-performance warehouse truck range, starting with the introduction at IMHX 2019 of new enhanced models in the stacker and powered pallet truck ranges.

UK firm launches new handling and storage system that ‘could save around 46% staff handling time’

UK firm launches new handling and storage system that ‘could save around 46% staff handling time’

Alison Handling, the UK stockist of recyclable plastic storage systems, has launched a revolutionary new handling system, designed to cut transport times between the warehouse and the shelf. 

Robotic Hyster lift trucks for the automotive supply chain

Robotic Hyster lift trucks for the automotive supply chain

New self-drive lift truck solutions from Hyster Europe have been introduced with the aim of enabling the automotive supply chain to introduce ‘affordable automation’ for repetitive handling tasks.

Editorial: +44 (0)1892 536363
Publisher: +44 (0)208 440 0372
Subscribe FREE to the weekly E-newsletter