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International Forklift of the Year Award winners announced
Jungheinrich claims two awards, and ties with a modular tugger startup for Warehouse Truck of the Year.
Truck-to-clamp interface for Forklift Attachements
Attachment-ready forklifts debut, Yale Forklift with integration for Bolzoni Auraxmo paper roll and bale clamp attachments to fit seamlessly on a broad range of Yale® cushion tire and pneumatic tire lift truck models.
Low-cost telematics solutions brings visibility to small fleets
Initially geared toward large fleets, detailed data capture and analysis tools are now more accessible than ever. Lift Truck Data Capture, Lift truck analytics, Tips for Lift Truck Management
Raymond Handling Concepts Corp., grows by more than 20% in 2017
Steve Raymond, president, attributed much of that success to a diversification of product lines (namely, storage and automation solutions) and the expansion and updating of the firm’s rental fleet.
AMETEK Prestolite Power introduces cloud-based battery management solution
AMETEK Insight enables remote monitoring and management of battery performance.
EnerSys unveils virtually maintenance-free lead-acid batteries
EnerSys (Booth B3547) is showcasing the expanded NexSys battery line, featuring proprietary Thin Plate Pure Lead (TPPL) technology that can fast charge in just under an hour and be opportunity charged to work for up to 16 hours.
Douglas Battery presents its newly designed Raptor rapid chargers
Starting on Monday, Douglas Battery (Booth B2439) displayed its newly designed Raptor rapid chargers.
ELOKON’s automatic safety system for VNA lift trucks debuts in U.S.
ELOKON (Booth B1762), a European leader in lift truck safety solutions, made its U.S. debut at Modex 2018.
Hyster prepares to electrify its Big Truck fleets
To further its focus on environmental sustainability, Hyster Company (Booth B2921) announced that it’s now testing its high capacity lift trucks—including the H170-190FT series—with electric motors powered by lithium-ion. Hyster New Electric Lift Truck, Sustainable lift trucks
Forklift-Simulator brings virtual reality technology to industrial workplace
Industrial virtual reality (VR) company PlayWerk, creators of the successful Forklift-Simulator (Booth C2145), announced expansion of its product line with the world’s first VR reach-truck and a continued commitment to help grow and inspire employees, while increasing safety and productivity.
Manitou forklifts, mobile elevating work platform launch in U.S.
Manitou North America (Booth B2457) has announced three newly launched straight-mast forklifts and a telescopic work platform—all now available in the United States.
New reach truck, VR training simulator at Raymond
Showcasing the interconnectivity between the digital and physical worlds, The Raymond Corp. (Booth B3747) is highlighting its Reach-Fork truck series. Modex 2018 Raymond Products
Pedestrian-Vu, Approach-Vu - A new Way to Help Address Loading Dock Dangers
To mitigate the multidimensional dangers facing workers at loading docks, Rite-Hite® has introduced two new products to its Rite-Vu™ Hazard Recognition and Light Communication Systems family –Pedestrian-Vu for the dock’s interior, and Approach-Vu for its exterior.
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America announces new regional distribution center
Dallas location becomes the company's fifth regional parts facility in the United States.
Lift truck battery management delivers staying power
Charged with cutting waste, many fleet owners are finding battery management practices have plenty of room for improvement.