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15,000th Combilift unit delivered in the UK

Irish specialist forklift manufacturer Combilift has produced 50,000 of its customised handling solutions since the company was established 21 years ago. It recently delivered the 15,000th unit into the UK; an Aisle Master articulated truck supplied by Combilift dealer Briggs Equipment to its…

  • 14/11/2019

10,000th space saving Flexi truck leaves the factory 

Narrow Aisle Ltd has produced its 10,000th Flexi warehouse truck. The landmark machine is a Flexi ACiON - the company’s latest full digital control, very narrow aisle articulated model. It has been specified by a third party logistics (3PL) services company and will be deployed at a…

  • 04/11/2019

Doosan brings versatility and performance to farmers at BP 2019

Doosan, leading manufacturer of robust high performance forklift trucks, will be assembling a broad range of versatile handling equipment suited to the needs of farming’s specialist root crop sector at BP 2019 – the UK’s leading potato industry event, 20th – 21st November…

  • 22/10/2019

Digital electric motor technology introduced across the Flexi range

Narrow Aisle Ltd has announced the introduction of new digital electric motor technology across its Flexi range of battery powered VNA warehouse reach trucks. With all drive, hydraulic and power-steering functions controlled digitally, the trucks in the Flexi ACiON battery power collection are…

  • 18/09/2019

Three key questions when considering a used forklift truck

Used forklift trucks are becoming an increasingly popular addition to the warehouse – and not only amongst smaller businesses. They are also being explored by a growing number of larger organisations looking to tap into the cost savings available when applied to the right application.

  • 28/08/2019

Safety First

Safety First - National Forklift Safety Day – 11th June 2019 … Organisations across all industries are under increased pressure from a rapid rise in consumer expectation to deliver a faster, more agile service, and as a result, we are seeing ever-more complex and challenging working…

  • 11/06/2019

Lawsons Timber creates space with multidirectional forklifts

The latest Combilift trucks to be deployed at the builder’s merchant are electric powered models. Lawsons Timber was one of the first UK builders’ merchants to spot the potential of Combilift’s multidirectional forklifts when the Irish manufacturer launched its original C4000…

  • 22/05/2019

Firms potentially wasting £1,000s on lift truck training

Many businesses that outsource their lift truck training could save thousands of pounds and improve efficiency by training in-house and achieving their own in-house accreditation. RTITB is offering a free of charge cost analysis to help businesses make the right choice. “Many firms keep…

  • 27/02/2019

£780k investment in safety technology at Wavin factory

Wavin, has invested over three quarters of a million pounds as part of its ongoing commitment to help protect its staff and visitors that work with and around forklifts at its manufacturing site at Hazlehead near Sheffield. Wavin, UK manufacturer of clay and plastic pipes, will invest over…

  • 26/10/2018

K&H Haulage chooses Loadmac truck-mounted forklifts to meet increased demand

Bakewell-based transport company, K&H Haulage, has become the latest operator to choose Loadmac for its truck-mounted forklift requirements, with the purchase of two new machines in late 2017. K&H transport director, Peter Lowery, explained: “The Loadmac is an impressive machine, does…

  • 06/02/2018