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 unveil a host of new models at CeMAT

Jungheinrich unveil a host of new models at CeMAT

CeMAT 2008, the international materials handling and logistics exhibition held recently in Hanover, Germany, saw forklift truck manufacturer Jungheinrich unveil several new additions to its extensive range of equipment.

Enersys provides Peterborough Power for Debenhams

Enersys provides Peterborough Power for Debenhams

Debenhams specified a complete power management solution from EnerSys for the warehouse trucks at its new distribution centre in Peterborough.

Lowest exhaust emissions yet from new Nissan forklift DX ECO-X range

Lowest exhaust emissions yet from new Nissan forklift DX ECO-X range

Nissan has put the emphasis on safety, productivity and the environment with the launch of a new series of ultra low emission lift trucks.

Toy story

Toy story

Amethyst recently added some 60,000 sq ft of additional warehousing space at the Wellesbourne facility.

Maplin choose integrated route

Maplin choose integrated route

Launched in 1972 from the modest surroundings of a spare bedroom in Rayleigh, Essex, as an electrical goods mail order business, Maplin is now one of the most significant retailers in the UK.

New 7 ton tow tractor from Jungheinrich

New 7 ton tow tractor from Jungheinrich

Jungheinrich has announced details of a new tow tractor that it plans to launch this summer.

AC power spreads across Cat Lift Trucks stacker range

AC power spreads across Cat Lift Trucks stacker range

A brand new AC-powered platform stacker and a new AC-powered variant of an existing stand-on stacker model have recently been added to the Cat Lift Trucks range of warehouse trucks.

Romanian fleet deal announced

Romanian fleet deal announced

Romania-based Ferfelis has recently invested in a further fleet of five Flexi Hi-MAX articulated trucks.

Mitsubishi sit-on stacker 'does it all'

Mitsubishi sit-on stacker 'does it all'

A versatile new sit-on stacker, described by its manufacturer as the do-it-all warehouse truck, has been launched by Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks.

Atlet furnishes new fleet for Laura Ashley

Atlet furnishes new fleet for Laura Ashley

Atlets lift truck solution for Laura Ashley at Coalville is projected to cost less over the trucks lifecycle than the original fleet that it replaces.

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