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.

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Jungheinrich acquires stake in robotics start-up Magazino

Jungheinrich acquires stake in robotics start-up Magazino

Jungheinrich Group has acquired a stake in the Munich-based robotics start-up Magazino. At the same time as signing the corresponding contracts, Jungheinrich and Magazino agreed on a broad strategic collaboration and intend to combine their skill sets in the field of mobile automation.

Extra narrow stand-on trucks from Linde Material Handling

Extra narrow stand-on trucks from Linde Material Handling

The new stand-on trucks from Linde Material Handling are narrow and highly maneuverable, while also offering the utmost reliability and high load capacity.

Hoppecke helps Sheffield-based haulier switch forklifts to electric

Hoppecke helps Sheffield-based haulier switch forklifts to electric

DBL Logistics made a decision to improve business performance whilst enhancing its green credentials by converting part of its forklift fleet from IC engine LPG to electric. 

Doosan launches LIN-Q Smart Telematics

Doosan launches LIN-Q Smart Telematics

Doosan, the manufacturer of robust high-performance forklift trucks, has launched the LIN-Q Smart Telematics System, an advanced Cloud based solution that remotely monitors a forklift truck fleet in real-time and sends information straight to a mobile phone, tablet or PC. 

Crown Warehouse Solutions – the new comprehensive material handling solution from dock door to warehouse floor

Crown Warehouse Solutions – the new comprehensive material handling solution from dock door to warehouse floor

Crown, one of the world’s largest material-handling companies, has expanded its product offering to provide customers with an extensive range of warehouse solutions, helping them improve throughput, enhance efficiency and reduce costs.

Safe online forklift refresher training here to stay

Safe online forklift refresher training here to stay

RTITB has launched a new forklift operator Refresher training edition of its eTruck UK online learning platform. This keeps candidates safe by removing the need for face to face training in many cases, and gives employers a permanent way to save hundreds of costly training hours each year.

All-rounder for one ton of payload

All-rounder for one ton of payload

The new Linde E10 stand-on electric truck is claimed to be able to move goods weighing up to one tonne and even fit into a freight elevator.  With this new offering, Linde Material Handling is expanding its range of industrial trucks with a flexible vehicle featuring numerous comfort and safety functions.

Shoreham Port invests £2m in UK-built Yale lift trucks from Forkway Group

Shoreham Port invests £2m in UK-built Yale lift trucks from Forkway Group

Shoreham Port has invested in a fleet of 35 new Yale forklift trucks to support its timber logistics operation that is estimated to handle up to 20% of all UK timber imports. The £2m contract is the largest ever for supplier Solent Forklift Trucks, part of Forkway Group.

All-rounder for one ton of payload

All-rounder for one ton of payload

The new E10 stand-on electric truck from Linde Material Handling is designed to be versatile and move goods weighing up to one ton. Linde points out that it can even fit into a freight elevator.

New three- and four-wheel electric forklifts from Hyster

New three- and four-wheel electric forklifts from Hyster

Hyster Europe has extended its range of electric counterbalance lift trucks with the introduction of nine new three- and four-wheel forklift models for lifts up to 3.5 tonnes.

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