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29 April 2019

Espex Batteries’ parent company, Exide India, has announced the 2019 launch of a new lead-acid traction battery range, designed specifically to offer rapid recharge and ‘opportunity charging’, rivalling lithium-ion batteries in multi-shift operation while being significantly more economical.

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24 April 2019

The British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) - the UK trade association for manufacturers and suppliers of fork lift truck and associated components and services – has revealed volumes of forklift trucks sold across the UK increased 2.5% during 2018, to just over 35,000 units.

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15 April 2019

Ensuring customers get the greatest return from the batteries they rely on for the reliable operation of their fork trucks and other warehouse equipment, is the cornerstone of the VERTU package offered by ECOBAT Battery Technologies (ECOBAT Industrial).

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27 February 2019

With the deadline for Brexit fast approaching, many businesses are looking to secure their plans for trade in the UK after March 29th. Linde Material Handling is just one of those businesses.

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15 February 2019

The new 96V and 120V products, rated to 21kW, allow charging of the largest electric materials handling vehicles. These include counterbalance trucks and replacements for heavy duty internal combustion engine types.

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11 February 2019

Linde Material Handling will deliver several hundred industrial trucks to German 3PL BLG Logistics. Almost a third of these trucks are pallet stackers equipped with lithium-ion batteries.

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11 February 2019

As the requirement for flexible warehouses increases in line with increased and varied demand, facilities and plant managers are turning to automated guided vehicles (AGVs) more and more regularly.

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31 January 2019

The manufacturer will promises ‘nothing less than the next revolution in the warehouse’ at the show.

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07 January 2019

The new trak | charger HF premium series from Hoppecke Industrial Batteries is said to deliver high quality reactive current compensation to accommodate precise charging times.

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14 December 2018

EnerSys will present its latest innovations for motive power batteries and their related infrastructure at LogiMAT 2019 - the International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management – on 19-21 February 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany. 

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11 December 2018

Industrial Battery and Charger Services Limited (IBCS), based in Rotherham has appointed Adrian Charlton as Sales Manager for South East England area. Adrian has over 20 years’ experience as a key account and business development manager.

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08 January 2019

French grocer Carrefour has installed a new hydrogen station to supply its forklift fleet.

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11 December 2018

By 2022, logistics provider Dachser plans to replace all of its roughly 6,000 'ground conveyors' (such as pallet trucks) in Europe with vehicles powered by energy-saving lithium-ion batteries.

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21 November 2018

After introducing the globally recognised Lucas brand into its comprehensive industrial product line-up in the spring, independent specialist, ECOBAT Battery Technologies (EBT) has not only expanded the range, but grown its distribution platform.

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09 November 2018

A familiar face to millions of rugby fans, television presenter Mark Durden-Smith, has been announced as host of the Fork Lift Truck Association Awards for Excellence 2019.

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06 November 2018

The company has put the S30L LPG truck S-Series to a practical test, with both drivers and management are pleased with the ergonomic improvements and active safety systems.

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22 October 2018

AKW Global Logistics has committed to purchasing two 2.5 tonne lithium powered forklifts, to replace diesel models.

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24 October 2018

GNB Industrial Power has appointed Tom Naylor as its business development manager.

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04 October 2018

A Bedfordshire waste company has been sentenced after two of its employees suffered burns whilst processing flammable aerosol containers.

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03 October 2018

A module and battery pack assembly line is expected to be operational by Q2 2019.

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FEATURES

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03 May 2019

Mitsubishi LPG forklift range delivers exceptional fuel efficiency amid changing emission regulations.

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20 May 2019

Doosan is targeting the food and drinks sector with a versatile new range of three-wheel electric counterbalance forklift trucks, the B15R-7 Series.

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26 April 2019

With developments in electric lift truck technology – such as the development of lithium-ion batteries – the trend towards battery power is set to accelerate, says John Maguire, managing director of Narrow Aisle.

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04 April 2019

The specialist truck can be used both indoors and out and is being targeted at logistics operations with limited space.

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01 April 2019

On Saturday 30th March, hundreds of guests drawn from the entire spectrum of the fork lift truck industry gathered at the International Centre in Telford to recognise the sector’s brightest and best with its most prestigious honour: an FLTA Award for Excellence.

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15 May 2019

FULLlife Service Contracts are making a difference for customers of ECOBAT Battery Technologies. Read on to learn the details.

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11 March 2019

The low temperature logistics specialist relies on MHE partner UniCarriers for both forklifts and smart solutions to operational challenges.

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06 March 2019

Solent Stevedores has taken delivery of 35 electric counterbalance forklifts from STILL Materials Handling in preparation for the 2019 cruise season at the Port of Southampton.

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06 March 2019

Supply chains are under pressure to put purpose ahead of profitability, but it is possible to have both. Stewart Gosling of Red Diamond Distribution, the exclusive UK importer of Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks, explains how.

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21 February 2019

EnerSys is set to introduce lithium ion technology to its NexSys range of motive power batteries with the launch of NexSys iON.

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15 February 2019

Stewart Gosling of Red Diamond Distribution, exclusive importers of Mitsubishi forklift trucks in the UK, looks at how the designers of its EDiA EM 48-volt electrics put operators and employer ‘behind the wheel’ from the start… virtually.

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12 February 2019

With Brexit looming, LPG supplier AvantiGas is well placed to cope with any supply chain disruption that may ensue. Managing director Dean Ewart explains to HSS editor Simon Duddy that the company draws largely on North Sea supplies.

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11 February 2019

Today’s IoT technology is improving forklift truck productivity by measuring vital parameters in real time and setting alerts. This data can be also used for deeper analysis to inform both strategic and tactical decisions.

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04 February 2019

Jungheinrich will release a new series of heavy-lifting electric counterbalanced trucks, that come with a lithium-ion option and can lift up to 9 tonnes at a load centre of 900mm.

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01 February 2019

Doosan has launched a powerful new range of four-wheel electric counterbalance forklift trucks, the B45X-7 Series, as a viable alternative to increasingly regulated IC Engine equivalents.

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11 January 2019

Research into lithium-ion battery technology for MHE found 66% of respondents consider the higher initial acquisition costs to be the biggest disadvantage of the technology.

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10 January 2019

EnerSys has introduced the new Truck iQ smart battery dashboard to give materials handling vehicle drivers real-time visibility of their truck’s battery status.

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09 January 2019

Maximising efficiency is essential for busy logistics operations and understanding how forklift batteries are performing is key to avoid potentially costly downtime says Hoppecke.

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24 October 2018

Emission standards for diesel forklift trucks are about to get a lot stricter and, for the first time, LPG trucks are affected too. Paul Watson, UK commercial director at Doosan Industrial Vehicles UK asks what are the implications for buyers planning their future strategic fleet purchases?

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05 October 2018

An update on Linde’s new fleet management software its new Truck Call App, and range extension for its lithium-ion powered trucks.

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SPONSORED CONTENT

12 December 2012

Volkswagen engines are ahead of the curve when it comes to complying with the new Tier 4 Final/Stage IIIB requirements argues Robert Marshall, managing director, Marshalls Industrial. The new requirements come into force in 2013 and Volkswagen has a solution that is ready to go

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09 April 2014

Ever wondered why your average LPG cylinder has only one valve and no fuel level indicator? Exchange too early and risk wasting gas and costing money, leave it too late and risk coming to a complete standstill, disrupting productivity and again, costing money.

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07 June 2017

John Lewis and Waitrose were looking to commission a national fleet survey of its battery and charger assets that would provide both basic and advanced information of the installed fleet.

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14 October 2013

Engine distributor Marshall’s Industrial is bringing the new Doosan G2 engine to the UK market.

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12 December 2012

Reduced fuel consumption, emissions and noise are all benefits of downsizing IC powered equipment argues Robert Marshall, gm at Marshall's Industrial One of the most demanding challenges facing the equipment industry

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