Materials Handling

Scotland's Port of Rosyth has installed its new multimillion-pound mobile harbour crane (model LHM 550) as part of its major investment programme for bulk handling, primarily for Cefetra. Read more

Axel Johnson International’s Lifting Solutions business group is expanding its service offering by acquiring AMC Srl, which uses advanced sensor technologies to develop products and services for non-destructive testing (NDT) of steel wire ropes. Read more

Jungheinrich, a Germany-based intralogistics solution provider, has introduced the latest generation of its EKM 202 small parts order picker. Read more

Cargo handling solutions specialist Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has officially inaugurated its new Innovation Centre in Ljungby, southern Sweden. Read more

Handling specialist Afag has launched two new handling systems for higher force ranges to complement its portfolio of YZ standard systems. The EPS giga YZ and the EPS tera YZ are designed for high payloads and fast, precise applications. Read more

At the IAA 2018 exhibition, Hiab, part of Cargotec, is launching the upgraded JONSERED recycling crane range for heavy-duty recycling. Read more

Valmet Automotive has purchased over 100 electric forklifts from Toyota Material Handling Finland Oy for internal logistics at the Uusikaupunki plant. Read more

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will supply two Kalmar Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes, including related spare parts, to Curaçao Port Services B.V. Read more

GreyOrange, the global leader in AI-powered robotics systems for flexible automation in distribution and fulfillment centres, is establishing its US Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. Read more

Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbH has introduced its latest innovation for the offshore crane market at the ONS exhibition – the RL-K 2600. Read more

RDM, a France-based cardboard mill, asked VERLINDE in March 2017 to install a motorised VFM jib crane to handle its Big Bags, which has now been completed. RDM produces different types of cardboard for all sectors of industry. Read more

UK-based Avanti Conveyors has announced the news that it will be partnering with Inspire Automation’s Material Handling division, Systec Conveyors, to provide corrugated converting customers in the US with a complete range of options and solutions fo Read more

Leading lifting solutions specialist Konecranes has launched its new advice tool for buyers, Crane Advisor, in English in the United Kingdom – and has also launched its STORE in other countries. Read more

Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbH has won a contract with Oslo-based company Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) and China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) to deliver a heavy lift crane for a new generation semi-submersible offshore windfarm foundation installa Read more

The technology behind air casters has been around for decades, but its evolution in recent years explains why industry is looking more closely at air casters as a preferred mover of heavy loads. Read more

Germany-based Dillinger, one of Europe’s leading producers of heavy plate, has again expanded its format range for plates of the highest thicknesses and quality. Read more

Conveyor take-up winches are essential components for the mining industry. Therefore, any malfunction or sudden stop of these utilities caused by power failure can affect the entire mining operation. Read more

Through its subsidiary Dana Brevini Motion, Dana Inc. has launched the new high-performance Brevini® Evolution Series of winches at Intermat, Paris. Read more

Hiab will introduce the new MOFFETT M5 NX truck mounted forklift - the latest model in its NX series of next-generation machines - at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, UK, on April 24-26, 2018. Read more


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