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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All change for Eurostar

All change for Eurostar

On the 14th of November, Eurostar moved from London Waterloo to its new home at St Pancras International.

New forklifts offer intensive care for hauliers

New forklifts offer intensive care for hauliers

Jungheinrich UK Ltd will demonstrate models from its new VFG 425-435s range of IC engine-powered counterbalanced lift trucks at the Commercial Vehicle (CV) Show.

Jungheinrich make environmental commitment

Jungheinrich make environmental commitment

Forklift truck manufacturer Jungheinrich UK Ltd has announced that during 2007 consumption of electricity gas and service vehicle emissions across its UK business was cut by 5 per cent.

Narrow Aisle wins safety award

Narrow Aisle wins safety award

The Flexi Generation 4 truck is a winner of the prestigious British Materials Handling Federation (BMHF) Safety Award.

New heavyweight diesels from Mitsubishi

New heavyweight diesels from Mitsubishi

A new 8 to 16 tonne diesel counterbalance series, described by its maker as a tough truck with a gentle touch, has been launched by Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks.

The load simply rolls onto the fork

The load simply rolls onto the fork

Unloading cargo from a container mostly demands a lot of manual labour. For the discharging of heavy equipment DSV in Moerdijk has discovered RollerForks.

Kalmar Industries partners with Sdra

Kalmar Industries partners with Sdra

In tough competition with several other manufacturers, Kalmar Industries has won an order from Sdra, an economic association representing forest owners in Sweden, for the delivery of 32 lift trucks for wood and pulp handling.

Stationary Supplier Chooses Flexi

Stationary Supplier Chooses Flexi

One of Irelands leading providers of stationery products has recently equipped its warehouse with a number of award-winning Flexi G4 articulated forklifts from Narrow Aisle.

World innovation!

World innovation!

The Hamburg company Jungheinrich is the first supplier in the world to launch a battery-powered forklift truck with a rotating driver's cab onto the market.

Worlds largest reach truck production line

Forklift truck manufacturer Jungheinrich has announced the completion of a major restructuring process at its Norderstedt reach truck production factory. The facility is now thought to be the largest single reach truck factory anywhere in the world.

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